The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 87 93 93
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing EPoS 23 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.41% 0.43% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.16% 1.51% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 1
Median daily rate £105 £388 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-72.90% +93.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £100 £250 £344
% change year-on-year
-60.00% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £19.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-28.94% +90.00%
EPoS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
446 465 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.33% 28.83% 28.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 239 248
Median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 39 28
Median hourly rate £19.38 £18.52 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.21 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £27.50 £24.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing EPoS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing EPoS across the East Midlands region.

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

EPoS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EPoS across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

EPoS Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire 0 12 £573 - 2
Leicestershire +2 6 £103 -70.71%
Derbyshire +6 4 £100 - 2
Lincolnshire -8 3 £105 -72.00%
Northamptonshire -5 2 £105 -74.54%
EPoS
England

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 18 (48.65%) SAP
2 14 (37.84%) Retail
3 6 (16.22%) SAP Retail
4 5 (13.51%) Data Management
5 4 (10.81%) Driving Licence
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.11%) Project Management
7 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.41%) Retail-J
8 1 (2.70%) JSON
8 1 (2.70%) SLA
8 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (2.70%) WinForms
8 1 (2.70%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.70%) Quality Management
8 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.70%) MVC
8 1 (2.70%) Classic ASP
8 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.70%) CSS
8 1 (2.70%) Web Services
8 1 (2.70%) XML
8 1 (2.70%) ITIL
8 1 (2.70%) CRM
8 1 (2.70%) C#
8 1 (2.70%) HTML
8 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.70%) SQL
8 1 (2.70%) VBScript

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (2.70%) IIS
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) SAP Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Retail-J
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Subversion
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.70%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (37.84%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Consultant
1 16 (43.24%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (21.62%) EPoS Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) SAP Retail Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) Functional Consultant
4 5 (13.51%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Installations Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) EPoS Installation Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) IT Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Break Fix Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Field Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Field Service Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Help Desk Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Implementation Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (2.70%) Classic ASP
1 1 (2.70%) CSS
1 1 (2.70%) CSS3
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) HTML5
1 1 (2.70%) jQuery
1 1 (2.70%) JSON
1 1 (2.70%) Web Services
1 1 (2.70%) WinForms
1 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.70%) iPad
2 1 (2.70%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) Data Management
2 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (8.11%) Project Management
2 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.70%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (2.70%) BDD
4 1 (2.70%) CRM
4 1 (2.70%) Database Optimisation
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL
4 1 (2.70%) Logistics
4 1 (2.70%) MVC
4 1 (2.70%) Programme Management
4 1 (2.70%) Quality Management
4 1 (2.70%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) C#
1 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
1 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) SAP
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