Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 6 months to 24 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 53 66
Rank change year-on-year -11 +13 -3
Contract jobs citing EPoS 4 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.55% 1.64% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.84% 5.67% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 36 3
Swindon median daily rate £103 £105 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% -66.40% +9.65%
10th Percentile £100 £100 £129
90th Percentile £115 £110 £339
Wiltshire median daily rate £105 £105 £313
% change year-on-year - -66.40% +9.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Swindon with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 217 194 259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 29.60% 28.91% 29.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 139 173
Swindon median daily rate £425 £415 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +2.47% -4.71%
10th Percentile £304 £185 £213
90th Percentile £575 £575 £568
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +19.87% -3.85% -8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 15
Swindon median hourly rate £18.75 - £17.50
10th Percentile £17.50 - £11.55
90th Percentile £28.23 - £41.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £32.00 £11.72 £22.50
% change year-on-year +173.04% -47.91% -33.82%

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in Swindon

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in Swindon

EPoS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPoS in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 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 Swindon region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 3 (75.00%) Break/Fix
2 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) ATM

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (25.00%) ATM
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) EPoS Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) EPoS Installation Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) ATM Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Break Fix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Break/Fix