Period
to 18 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in South London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 6 months to 18 February 2018 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)
London > South London
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 72 69
Rank change year-on-year -50 -3 -12
Contract jobs citing EPoS 5 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 0.29% 1.30% 0.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.90% 4.17% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 4
South London median daily rate £128 £112 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.09% -20.18% -67.44%
10th Percentile £124 £105 £131
90th Percentile £431 £466 £142
London median daily rate £188 £165 £275
% change year-on-year +13.64% -40.00% -27.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
South London median hourly rate - £19.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +52.00% -
London median hourly rate £12.50 £18.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year -31.51% +46.00% -

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 South London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 558 288 226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 31.87% 31.20% 25.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 188 157
South London median daily rate £500 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% -2.28%
10th Percentile £275 £178 £208
90th Percentile £675 £579 £538
London median daily rate £500 £475 £455
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 9
South London median hourly rate £26.31 £45.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.86% +223.21% -24.32%
10th Percentile £12.00 £18.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.00 £50.00 £54.70
London median hourly rate £22.02 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.16% +12.50% +11.11%

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

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

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in South London

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in South London

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EPoS in South London over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EPoS in South London

EPoS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPoS in South London

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in South London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the South London region over the 6 months to 18 February 2018. 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
Merton - 2 £431 -
Kingston Upon Thames -3 1 £115 -
Croydon -40 1 £128 +12.33%
EPoS
London

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing EPoS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South London region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) ATM
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Break/Fix
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Windows

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South London 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 (40.00%) ATM
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) ATM Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Break Fix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Field Hardware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Break/Fix
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared