The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing EPoS 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.07% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.23% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £150 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £126 £300 £363
% change year-on-year -57.91% -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 Oxford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 71 70 121
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 25.36% 29.54% 32.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 53 98
Median daily rate £400 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £130 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 10
Median hourly rate £14.53 £35.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.50% +118.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £14.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.96 £75.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in Oxford

EPoS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPoS in Oxford

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Oxford region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) MCTS
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (22.22%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (22.22%) CCTV
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VBScript
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) IIS
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) VoIP
2 2 (22.22%) WAP
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Apple
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Tivoli

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) EPoS Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory Support
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Officer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) Server Support
2 2 (22.22%) Support Officer
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server Support
3 1 (11.11%) EPoS Installation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) MCTS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Tivoli
1 2 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe
1 2 (22.22%) Apple
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Sophos