The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
South East / West Sussex
Rank - - 58
Contract jobs citing EPoS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - - 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £126 £300 £363
% change year-on-year -57.91% -17.24%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year +36.36% -36.12%  

EPoS is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 183 203 137
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 34.99% 33.89% 26.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 138 87
Median daily rate £395 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £279 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 12
Median hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +153.96%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing EPoS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in West Sussex

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in West Sussex

EPoS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPoS in West Sussex

EPoS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Server+ Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Security
1 1 (25.00%) Line Management
1 1 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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%) Network Security
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Field Service Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Security
1 1 (25.00%) Line Management
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA