The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing EPoS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £281 £176
% change year-on-year
+28.88% +59.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £11.17 £13.88
% change year-on-year
-1.52% -19.49%
EPoS
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 33.33% 26.67% 32.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 12
Average daily rate £378 £275 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.27% -25.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £197 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £433 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £22.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

EPoS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing EPoS across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

EPoS Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

EPoS
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

EPoS Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

EPoS
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Datazen
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Datazen
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft