Period
to 9 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in Watford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 6 months to 9 December 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)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 42 37
Contract jobs citing EPoS 0 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford - 1.86% 1.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 6.02% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 20
Watford median daily rate - £128 £103
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +24.39% -78.42%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £325 £110 £105
% change year-on-year +195.45% +4.76% -77.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire 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 Watford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 163 133 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 43.01% 30.93% 33.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 61 50
Watford median daily rate £470 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.29% -8.82% +2.41%
10th Percentile £275 £200 £105
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
Hertfordshire median daily rate £419 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +11.67% -3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Watford median hourly rate £36.25 £19.00 £12.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.79% +57.68% -56.55%
10th Percentile £24.63 £19.00 £11.68
90th Percentile £48.88 £19.00 £12.43
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £22.00 £16.81 £16.00
% change year-on-year +30.91% +5.03% -25.58%

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in Watford

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in Watford

EPoS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPoS in Watford