Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 49 71
Rank change year-on-year +13 +22 -1
Contract jobs citing EPoS 9 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.88% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.96% 0.77% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 0 0
Southampton median daily rate £105 - -
Hampshire median daily rate £110 £105 £310
% change year-on-year +4.76% -66.13% -29.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £16.00

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 Southampton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 113 130 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 23.59% 25.59% 28.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 90 131
Southampton median daily rate £375 £414 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.37% +18.21% -1.41%
10th Percentile £111 £260 £225
90th Percentile £568 £588 £525
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +3.23% - +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 19
Southampton median hourly rate £32.12 £13.30 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.58% -52.52% +63.65%
10th Percentile £18.30 £11.51 £12.95
90th Percentile £47.70 £23.63 £49.08
Hampshire median hourly rate £33.75 £38.75 £24.85
% change year-on-year -12.90% +55.94% +24.25%

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in Southampton

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in Southampton

EPoS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPoS in Southampton

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 Southampton region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 4 (44.44%) ATM
2 4 (44.44%) Break/Fix
3 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (44.44%) ATM
General
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) EPoS Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) ATM Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Break Fix Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) EPoS Field Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Field Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Cabling Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) EPoS Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Break/Fix
2 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
2 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL