The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 122 135 126
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs citing EPoS 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.27% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.92% 0.55% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Median daily rate £203 £363 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.13% -23.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £115 £300 £425
% change year-on-year
-61.66% -29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 - £17.22

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
655 729 694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.96% 25.61% 26.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 504 434
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 32 41
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £12.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +30.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.63 £10.26 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.00 £18.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +25.22%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing EPoS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EPoS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

EPoS Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +17 4 £165 -54.48%
South Yorkshire - 3 £388 -
EPoS
England

EPoS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 5 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 3 (12.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (12.00%) Informatics
3 3 (12.00%) Health Informatics
3 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 3 (12.00%) Project Management
3 3 (12.00%) ERP
4 2 (8.00%) ATM
4 2 (8.00%) SLA
4 2 (8.00%) Back Office
4 2 (8.00%) Billing
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) ATM
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
1 4 (16.00%) Retail
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Back Office
3 2 (8.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) EPoS Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) EPoS Installation Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Field Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Field Service Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Installations Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Break Fix Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.00%) EPoS Field Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) ERP
1 3 (12.00%) Health Informatics
1 3 (12.00%) Informatics
1 3 (12.00%) Project Management
1 3 (12.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA