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 30 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank - - 20
Contract jobs citing EPoS 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton - - 3.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £11.17 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-1.52% -17.25%
EPoS
Bedfordshire

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
47 34 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 31.54% 22.82% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 24 25
Median daily rate £400 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £650 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Median hourly rate £46.07 £40.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.17% -4.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.11% -7.65%

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
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