Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 6 months to 18 November 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 74 98
Rank change year-on-year -10 +24 -3
Contract jobs citing EPoS 15 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.96% 1.37% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.90% 3.93% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 44 2
Hertfordshire median daily rate £109 £105 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -64.10% -40.61%
10th Percentile £103 £100 £141
90th Percentile £394 £425 £450
East of England median daily rate £108 £105 £80
% change year-on-year +2.38% +31.25% -82.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £25.00 -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 517 484 501
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 33.04% 34.80% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 269 254
Hertfordshire median daily rate £363 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £178 £181 £215
90th Percentile £550 £538 £534
East of England median daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 14 54
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.40 £18.75 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.52% -12.79% +43.33%
10th Percentile £12.35 £11.92 £10.50
90th Percentile £46.50 £34.35 £39.63
East of England median hourly rate £19.38 £31.50 £22.38
% change year-on-year -38.48% +40.78% -8.67%

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in Hertfordshire

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in Hertfordshire

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EPoS in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EPoS in Hertfordshire

EPoS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPoS in Hertfordshire

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Watford -3 8 £128 +24.39%
Stevenage -3 6 £108 +2.38%
Hemel Hempstead +3 3 £108 -2.27%
EPoS
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 10 (66.67%) Retail
2 4 (26.67%) ATM
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Windows
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Finance
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.67%) Break/Fix
5 1 (6.67%) Business Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Scenario Testing

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) ATM
General
1 10 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) EPoS Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Digital Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Retail Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Deployment Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Deployment Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) EPoS Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) EPoS Manager
4 2 (13.33%) EPoS Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Manager
5 1 (6.67%) ATM Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) EPoS Installation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Installations Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Digital Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Break/Fix
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Business Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing