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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank 36 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing EPoS 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.09% 0.72% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.06% 2.11% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Median daily rate £103 £350 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-70.71% +75.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £100 £263 £336
% change year-on-year
-61.90% -21.93%
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
East Midlands

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
85 95 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 29.62% 34.17% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 37 33
Median daily rate £363 £305 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.85% +5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £101 £70 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £368 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 9
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.35 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.74% -38.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £9.67 £10.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £40.47 £36.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 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
Leicester +3 6 £103 -70.71%
EPoS
East Midlands

EPoS
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Retail-J
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Retail-J
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) EPoS Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Installations Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) EPoS Installation Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Retail Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) BDD
1 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce