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 29 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)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 44 -
Contract jobs citing EPoS 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford - 0.99% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Oxford median daily rate - £100 -
Oxfordshire median daily rate - £100 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 64 87 114
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 19.69% 28.71% 32.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 76 134
Oxford median daily rate £475 £375 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.66% -6.83%  
10th Percentile £305 £263 £213
90th Percentile £538 £538 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 3
Oxford median hourly rate £17.77 £31.75 £8.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.03% +273.52%  
10th Percentile £15.25 £11.85 £8.30
90th Percentile £20.16 £48.75 £15.48
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.77 £28.00 £15.09
% change year-on-year -36.53% +85.58%  

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 29 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 Oxford region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) MCTS
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (66.67%) CCTV
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Task Automation
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Tivoli

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory Support
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support Officer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
1 2 (66.67%) Server Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Officer
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server Support
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Task Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) MCTS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Tivoli
1 2 (66.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe
1 2 (66.67%) Apple
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Sophos