Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 6 months to 23 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 73 85
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12 +1
Contract jobs citing EPoS 6 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.47% 1.01% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.63% 3.32% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 41 3
Wiltshire median daily rate £105 £105 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -66.40% +9.65%
10th Percentile £100 £100 £129
90th Percentile £114 £110 £339
South West median daily rate £105 £105 £110
% change year-on-year - -4.55% -50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £14.50 -
% change year-on-year +106.90% - -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 368 392 413
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 28.75% 30.51% 27.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 280 240
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -3.85% -8.24%
10th Percentile £308 £211 £155
90th Percentile £600 £600 £559
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 20
Wiltshire median hourly rate £32.00 £11.72 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +173.04% -56.19% -21.32%
10th Percentile £17.50 £6.34 £11.93
90th Percentile £39.15 £13.54 £43.88
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +44.23% -33.33% +16.42%

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in Wiltshire

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in Wiltshire

EPoS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPoS in Wiltshire

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Swindon -6 4 £103 -2.38%
Salisbury -2 2 £105 +2.44%
EPoS
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 5 (83.33%) Break/Fix
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) ATM

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (16.67%) ATM
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) EPoS Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) EPoS Field Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) EPoS Installation Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Field Service Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) ATM Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Break Fix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Break/Fix