Period
to 15 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 127 91
Rank change year-on-year +18 -36 +37
Contract jobs citing EPoS 2 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.12% 0.51% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 2.21% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 35 49
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £150 £108 £105
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.53% +2.38% +23.53%
10th Percentile £118 £100 £105
90th Percentile £187 £110 £167
South East median daily rate £190 £110 £105
% change year-on-year +72.73% +4.76% -63.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £12.00 -
South East median hourly rate - £12.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year - -11.11% -20.59%

EPoS is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 523 542 536
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 31.49% 22.94% 31.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 286 281
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £410 £394 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.13% -6.25% +12.00%
10th Percentile £232 £209 £220
90th Percentile £575 £534 £538
South East median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 27 27
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +33.33% +5.67%
10th Percentile £13.74 £12.60 £9.74
90th Percentile £43.00 £52.25 £39.25
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £19.34 £21.00
% change year-on-year +3.41% -7.90% +14.74%

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing EPoS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in Buckinghamshire

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing EPoS in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in Buckinghamshire

EPoS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPoS in Buckinghamshire

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +13 2 £150 +39.53%
EPoS
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing EPoS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Service Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management