The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 27 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 East / Hampshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 - 106
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing EPoS 6 0 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.33% - 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.19% - 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Median daily rate £550 - £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £110 £350 £248
% change year-on-year -68.57% +41.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Median hourly rate - - £11.17
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 Hampshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 503 588 650
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 28.02% 29.41% 30.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 357 372
Median daily rate £413 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -1.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £288 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 33 38
Median hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.73% +180.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £15.70 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £57.50 £39.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in Hampshire

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EPoS in Hampshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EPoS in Hampshire

EPoS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPoS in Hampshire

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Eastleigh - 2 £444 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £105 -
EPoS
South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 6 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) ATM
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (10.00%) Break/Fix
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) ATM
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Applications Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
1 2 (20.00%) ATM Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) IT Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Project Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) CRM
1 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft