The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 15 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing EPoS 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 5.71% - 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.14% - 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £108 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £110 £270 £425
% change year-on-year
-59.25% -36.47%
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 Luton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
35 56 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 33.33% 30.60% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 43 26
Median daily rate £363 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +7.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £625 £596
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Luton

EPoS
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing EPoS across the Luton region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

EPoS Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

EPoS
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

EPoS Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

EPoS
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 20 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 Luton region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
1 1 (12.50%) Presales
1 1 (12.50%) QA
1 1 (12.50%) Finance

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) EPoS Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) EPoS Installation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) EPoS Field Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Presales
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA