The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in Weymouth. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 26 June 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)
Dorset / Weymouth
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 6 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Contract jobs citing EPoS 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Weymouth 22.22% 7.69% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 66.67% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £105 £190 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.73% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £108 £381 £248
% change year-on-year -71.80% +54.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.15 £12.50 £11.17
% change year-on-year -18.80% +11.90%  

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 Weymouth with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Weymouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Weymouth 33.33% 38.46% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £105 £190 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.73% -49.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £39.50 - £41.24
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Weymouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Weymouth 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 Weymouth

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Weymouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in Weymouth

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Weymouth region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Weymouth 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Service Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Break/Fix
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management