Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 6 months to 23 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)
England > North East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 152 119
Rank change year-on-year +65 -33 -
Contract jobs citing EPoS 14 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.14% 0.41% 0.099%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.34% 1.05% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 2
North East median daily rate £105 £103 £83
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +24.24% -
10th Percentile £100 £100 £80
90th Percentile £115 £165 £87
England median daily rate £115 £105 £288
% change year-on-year +9.52% -63.48% -29.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 0
North East median hourly rate £10.30 £95.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -89.16% - -
England median hourly rate £10.30 £14.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -26.43% -17.65% +54.55%

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 the North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 419 1050 643
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 34.18% 38.77% 31.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 714 386
North East median daily rate £375 £349 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% -13.89% +8.00%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £248
90th Percentile £580 £513 £563
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 64 45
North East median hourly rate £27.50 £28.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.79% +9.80% +41.67%
10th Percentile £10.30 £11.10 £10.67
90th Percentile £47.50 £38.45 £41.30
England median hourly rate £20.60 £20.50 £19.09
% change year-on-year +0.49% +7.41% +6.03%

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing EPoS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in the North East

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in the North East

EPoS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPoS in the North East

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 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
Tyne and Wear +63 12 £103 -
Durham +2 3 £115 +8.24%
EPoS
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 North East region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 2 (14.29%) Break/Fix
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
1 2 (14.29%) ATM
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) iPhone
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) iPad

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (14.29%) ATM
2 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) EPoS Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) IT Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) ATM Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Break Fix Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) EPoS Installation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) EPoS Manager
4 1 (7.14%) EPoS Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) iPhone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Break/Fix
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft