Period
to 19 February 2019

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 19 February 2019 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
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 189 174 168
Rank change year-on-year -15 -6 +34
Contract jobs citing EPoS 10 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.20% 0.35% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 1.18% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 37 59
Yorkshire median daily rate £105 £115 £105
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.70% +9.52% -72.46%
10th Percentile £100 £100 £100
90th Percentile £253 £123 £165
England median daily rate £140 £115 £110
% change year-on-year +21.74% +4.55% -63.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £13.50 £10.30 £15.00
% change year-on-year +31.07% -31.33% +15.38%

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 1,384 1,355 1,489
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 28.35% 29.52% 32.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 876 896 919
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £260 £223 £262
90th Percentile £550 £550 £563
England median daily rate £475 £451 £433
% change year-on-year +5.38% +4.10% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 49 77
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.21 £16.00 £14.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.31% +7.64% -0.90%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.81 £10.44
90th Percentile £21.50 £30.35 £29.50
England median hourly rate £20.69 £21.50 £19.63
% change year-on-year -3.77% +9.55% -1.88%

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 19 February 2019.

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 19 February 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +4 7 £100 -13.04% 2
South Yorkshire -19 3 £150 +30.43% 1
EPoS
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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 5 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (20.00%) Sun
2 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Native
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Linux

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:

General
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) EPoS Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) IT Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) EPoS Field Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Field Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Sun