The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 18 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing EPoS 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.94% 0.99% 2.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.70% 3.45% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £115 £550 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-79.09% +26.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £110 £205 £400
% change year-on-year
-46.34% -48.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £14.75 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-6.77% +34.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
23 29 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 22.33% 28.71% 38.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 22
Median daily rate £425 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £146 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £433 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £11.33 £14.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.86% +16.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing EPoS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EPoS across the Watford region.

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Watford

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing EPoS across the Watford region.

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

EPoS
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing EPoS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Google Drive
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) ATM
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) ATM
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) EPoS Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) EPoS Installation Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Installations Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) EPoS Manager
4 1 (16.67%) EPoS Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) EPoS Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Junior
4 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Web Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Web Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) SAP