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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 49 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing EPoS 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.30% 0.45% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.54% 1.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £105 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £115 £300 £363
% change year-on-year -61.66% -17.24%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year +36.36% -36.12%  

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 65 118 105
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 19.35% 26.28% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 54 54
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £132 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 7
Median hourly rate £43.50 £43.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.16% -3.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £12.00 £28.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.20 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.41% +43.24%  

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing EPoS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Gloucester - 1 £105 -
EPoS
South West