The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 26 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Contract jobs citing EPoS 9 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.72% 0.35% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.33% 1.08% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 1
Median daily rate £250 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £115 £300 £425
% change year-on-year
-61.66% -29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 - £17.22

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
73 93 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 30.17% 32.75% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 53 29
Median daily rate £293 £275 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.36% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £175 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £438 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.86 £13.25 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £42.00 £13.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-23.40% +25.11%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

EPoS
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EPoS across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

EPoS Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Leicester - 5 £245 - 1
Hinckley - 1 £125 -
EPoS
East Midlands

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
1 8 (61.54%) Retail
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 6 (46.15%) IIS
3 6 (46.15%) VBScript
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) LAN
3 6 (46.15%) DHCP
3 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 6 (46.15%) DNS
3 6 (46.15%) HP
3 6 (46.15%) Dell
3 6 (46.15%) Wireless
3 6 (46.15%) SCCM
3 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
3 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (46.15%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 3 (23.08%) Sun
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) Advertising
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (7.69%) Retail-J
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 6 (46.15%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) DHCP
1 6 (46.15%) DNS
1 6 (46.15%) LAN
1 6 (46.15%) Remote Desktop
1 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
1 6 (46.15%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (61.54%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) EPoS Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) EPoS Installation Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Installations Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) IT Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Server Migration Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) EPoS Manager
5 1 (7.69%) EPoS Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support
5 1 (7.69%) Retail Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
1 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
1 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) BDD
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Logistics
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
1 6 (46.15%) VBScript
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Dell
2 6 (46.15%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) Sun
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco