Period
to 23 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 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)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 68 72
Contract jobs citing EPoS 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.39% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.23% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Cambridge median daily rate - £90 £75
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - £90 £75
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £15.00 -

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

Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 165 243 210
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 26.48% 31.23% 24.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 157 121
Cambridge median daily rate £350 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +10.29% -8.72%
10th Percentile £179 £240 £224
90th Percentile £549 £503 £488
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £351 £393 £325
% change year-on-year -10.70% +20.77% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 22
Cambridge median hourly rate £37.50 £26.75 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.19% -30.07% +39.09%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.09 £13.50
90th Percentile £47.00 £53.75 £49.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £32.68 £32.50
% change year-on-year -46.44% +0.54% +32.65%

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in Cambridge

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in Cambridge

EPoS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPoS in Cambridge