The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EPoS 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.60% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.64% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £110 £185 £400
% change year-on-year
-40.54% -53.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £14.75 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-6.77% +34.09%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
183 205 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 36.67% 30.69% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 122 92
Median daily rate £375 £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £130 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £11.33 £31.96 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.54% +102.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

EPoS
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) EPoS Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Test Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) EPoS Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) EPoS Field Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy