The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 28 June 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)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing EPoS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.30% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £110 £395 £269
% change year-on-year -72.15% +46.97%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.15 £12.50 £11.17
% change year-on-year -18.80% +11.90%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 90 126 100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 27.44% 26.14% 22.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 94 93
Median daily rate £338 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.90% -8.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £262 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £688 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 3 9
Median hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -21.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £24.50 £40.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £42.50 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +8.69% +24.32%  

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in Gloucestershire

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in Gloucestershire

EPoS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPoS in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Break/Fix

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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%) Active Directory Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Break/Fix
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory