Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 141 105
Rank change year-on-year +63 -36 -
Contract jobs citing EPoS 12 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.30% 0.43% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.37% 1.08% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 2
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £103 £103 £83
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +24.24% -
10th Percentile £100 £100 £80
90th Percentile £115 £165 £87
North East median daily rate £105 £103 £83
% change year-on-year +2.44% +24.24% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £10.30 £95.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -89.16% - -
North East median hourly rate £10.30 £95.00 -
% change year-on-year -89.16% - -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 356 930 508
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 38.70% 39.90% 32.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 655 312
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £385 £350 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -15.66% +10.67%
10th Percentile £275 £225 £254
90th Percentile £588 £513 £567
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £403
% change year-on-year +7.14% -13.04% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 49 35
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £11.00 £28.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.71% +7.69% +44.44%
10th Percentile £10.30 £15.00 £11.95
90th Percentile £47.00 £30.80 £38.75
North East median hourly rate £27.50 £28.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year -1.79% +9.80% +41.67%

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing EPoS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in Tyne and Wear

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in Tyne and Wear

EPoS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPoS in Tyne and Wear

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +74 11 £105 -4.55%
Sunderland +2 2 £115 +13.58%
Tyneside - 1 £115 -
EPoS
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 2 (16.67%) Break/Fix
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) ATM
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Retail

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (8.33%) ATM
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) EPoS Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) ATM Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Break Fix Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) EPoS Installation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) EPoS Manager
3 1 (8.33%) EPoS Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Break/Fix