Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 174 179
Rank change year-on-year -9 +5 +18
Contract jobs citing EPoS 10 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.20% 0.35% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 1.12% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 36 61
Yorkshire median daily rate £115 £115 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.00% -75.00%
England median daily rate £145 £115 £105
% change year-on-year +26.30% +9.52% -64.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £13.50 £10.30 £14.00
% change year-on-year +31.07% -26.43% -12.50%

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 1,339 1,796
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 30.08% 30.85% 32.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 942 889 1,107
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £405 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.85% +0.62% +7.33%
10th Percentile £263 £237 £255
90th Percentile £575 £553 £553
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 57 68
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.63 £14.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.04% -2.07% +5.00%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.50 £11.18
90th Percentile £26.37 £26.98 £28.75
England median hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.80% - +5.26%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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
West Yorkshire -9 6 £115 - 3
South Yorkshire -8 4 £128 +10.87%
EPoS
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (20.00%) Break/Fix
3 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Sun
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) HPUX
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) MCSA
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (10.00%) ATM
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) SCCM
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) Veeam

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 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) ATM
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Firepower
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) IPsec
1 1 (10.00%) MPLS
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) EPoS Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Field Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) EPoS Field Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Field Service Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Break Fix Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
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 3 (30.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) HPUX
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Break/Fix
1 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Antivirus Management
2 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (10.00%) Coaching
2 1 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) VCP5
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Sun
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Veeam
2 1 (10.00%) VMware