Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 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)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 69 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 - +53
Contract jobs citing EPoS 7 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.95% 1.83% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.27% 7.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 23 53 0
Oxford median daily rate £108 £105 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% - -
Oxfordshire median daily rate £108 £105 -
% change year-on-year +2.38% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £12.00 -

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 Oxford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 164 171 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 22.22% 24.02% 34.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 107 186
Oxford median daily rate £440 £400 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -2.62% +7.74%
10th Percentile £175 £105 £225
90th Percentile £570 £565 £523
Oxfordshire median daily rate £430 £413 £395
% change year-on-year +4.24% +4.43% +9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 12
Oxford median hourly rate £17.77 £13.25 £16.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.11% -18.92% +16.73%
10th Percentile £13.68 £11.33 £10.10
90th Percentile £44.13 £47.60 £52.00
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £16.80 £16.38 £15.86
% change year-on-year +2.60% +3.25% +9.38%

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Oxford region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 4 (57.14%) ATM
2 3 (42.86%) Break/Fix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 2 (28.57%) Line Management
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence

EPoS
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) ATM
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) EPoS Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) ATM Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) EPoS Installation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Installations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Break/Fix
2 2 (28.57%) Line Management
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory