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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EPoS 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.35% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
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£85 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £143 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-64.37% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -40.00%
EPoS
Scotland

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
254 237 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.71% 28.83% 30.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 115 112
Average daily rate £340 £351 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.20% -12.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £445 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 8
Average hourly rate £27.44 £17.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.80% +32.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £11.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £94.00 £17.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.66 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +5.00%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EPoS across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing EPoS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited EPoS.

1 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing EPoS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited EPoS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) EPoS Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) EPoS Installation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Installations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Chip and PIN
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery