Period
to 23 November 2017

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 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 177 203
Rank change year-on-year +5 +26 -29
Contract jobs citing EPoS 15 31 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.34% 0.57% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.13% 1.77% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 81 23
Yorkshire median daily rate £115 £105 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% -73.75% +300.00%
England median daily rate £115 £105 £288
% change year-on-year +9.52% -63.48% -29.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £10.30 £14.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -26.43% -17.65% +54.55%

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 1329 1755 1901
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.99% 32.21% 30.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 872 1092 1230
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £254 £233
90th Percentile £563 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 64 120
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £10.55 £11.34 £9.73
90th Percentile £27.71 £28.75 £28.35
England median hourly rate £20.60 £20.50 £19.09
% change year-on-year +0.49% +7.41% +6.03%

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 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 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
West Yorkshire -1 9 £115 +9.52% 2
South Yorkshire +14 7 £115 +9.52%
North Yorkshire +1 3 £115 +9.52%
East Yorkshire -10 2 £110 +4.76%
EPoS
England

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 9 (60.00%) ATM
2 8 (53.33%) Banking
3 5 (33.33%) Retail
4 4 (26.67%) Break/Fix
5 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (6.67%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (6.67%) Legal
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development

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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) ATM
General
1 8 (53.33%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) ATM Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) EPoS Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Break Fix Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Cabling Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) EPoS Installation Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) EPoS Manager
3 1 (6.67%) EPoS Test Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Break/Fix
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (6.67%) Scrum