The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 23 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 - 74
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing EPoS 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.54% - 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.78% - 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £485 - £243
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 - £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 - £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £108 £399 £250
% change year-on-year -73.04% +59.50%  
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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 225 196 312
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 30.36% 29.52% 37.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 99 160
Median daily rate £388 £450 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.88% +19.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £263 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 10
Median hourly rate £15.00 £10.24 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.55% -54.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £9.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £14.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.89% +19.73%  

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in Milton Keynes

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EPoS in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EPoS in Milton Keynes

EPoS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPoS in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (14.29%) Sun
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) EPoS Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) EPoS Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Payments Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Payments Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Presales
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Sun