Period
to 21 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 6 months to 21 September 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 168 194
Rank change year-on-year -14 +26 +10
Contract jobs citing EPoS 12 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.29% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 0.92% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 27 52
Yorkshire median daily rate £105 £108 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.33% +7.50% -75.00%
England median daily rate £170 £115 £105
% change year-on-year +47.83% +9.52% -62.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 - -
England median hourly rate £13.50 £10.30 £13.00
% change year-on-year +31.07% -20.77% -21.21%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,477 1,310 1,904
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.55% 31.29% 33.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 948 842 1,217
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £263
90th Percentile £575 £545 £551
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 52 59
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.61 £14.10 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.80% +0.71% +12.00%
10th Percentile £9.75 £9.55 £10.36
90th Percentile £27.41 £26.00 £20.75
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +11.11%

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in Yorkshire

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in Yorkshire

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EPoS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EPoS in Yorkshire

EPoS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPoS in Yorkshire

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. 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
South Yorkshire -7 5 £115 +9.52%
West Yorkshire -25 4 £100 -6.98% 2
North Yorkshire +2 3 £105 -8.70%
EPoS
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing EPoS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 6 (50.00%) Retail
2 4 (33.33%) Break/Fix
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) ATM
3 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Sun
5 1 (8.33%) CCNA
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (8.33%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
5 1 (8.33%) MPLS
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (8.33%) HPUX
5 1 (8.33%) MCSA
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Replication
5 1 (8.33%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) Firewall

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) IPsec
2 1 (8.33%) MPLS
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
General
1 6 (50.00%) Retail
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) EPoS Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Field Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) EPoS Field Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) ATM Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Break Fix Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Field Service Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Architect
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) HPUX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Break/Fix
2 1 (8.33%) Antivirus Management
2 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (8.33%) Coaching
2 1 (8.33%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (8.33%) ERP
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (8.33%) Validation
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCSA
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) VCP5
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Sun
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Veeam
2 1 (8.33%) VMware