The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Yorkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 128 107 107
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Contract jobs citing EPoS 1 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.039% 0.097% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.50% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Average daily rate £295 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £13.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £14.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+5.35% +1.81%
Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
564 401 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.95% 19.53% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 208 201
Average daily rate £325 £313 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £205 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 39 24
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.64% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £38.75 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
EPoS
England

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EPoS across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - -
EPoS
England

EPoS
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing EPoS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited EPoS.

1 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ERP

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing EPoS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited EPoS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
1 1 (16.67%) LINQ
1 1 (16.67%) WinForms
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) VB.NET