The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
England / East Midlands
Rank 83 89 93
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4  
Contract jobs citing EPoS 17 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.14% 0.49% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.67% 1.74% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 3
Median daily rate £250 £201 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.22% -42.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £99 £122 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £280 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £126 £300 £363
% change year-on-year -57.91% -17.24%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year +36.36% -36.12%  

EPoS is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 364 459 441
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 24.38% 28.35% 27.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 322 240
Median daily rate £350 £325 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -8.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 25
Median hourly rate £16.15 £20.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.25% +48.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £13.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing EPoS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in the East Midlands

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing EPoS in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in the East Midlands

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EPoS in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EPoS in the East Midlands

EPoS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPoS in the East Midlands

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Leicestershire +1 7 £250 -16.66% 3
Derbyshire - 5 £270 -
Nottinghamshire +6 3 £165 +60.97% 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £93 - 1
EPoS
England

EPoS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 19 (45.24%) Retail
2 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
3 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 8 (19.05%) HP
4 8 (19.05%) Dell
4 8 (19.05%) IIS
4 8 (19.05%) Windows
4 8 (19.05%) LAN
4 8 (19.05%) DHCP
4 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
4 8 (19.05%) DNS
4 8 (19.05%) VBScript
4 8 (19.05%) Wireless
4 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 8 (19.05%) SCCM
4 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
4 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (19.05%) Remote Desktop
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server
5 7 (16.67%) SAP
6 6 (14.29%) Sun
6 6 (14.29%) SAP CAR
6 6 (14.29%) SAP POS DM
6 6 (14.29%) SAP Retail
7 5 (11.90%) .NET
7 5 (11.90%) C#
8 4 (9.52%) MVC
8 4 (9.52%) WPF
8 4 (9.52%) MVVM

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 8 (19.05%) IIS
Business Applications
1 6 (14.29%) SAP CAR
1 6 (14.29%) SAP POS DM
1 6 (14.29%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.38%) PaaS
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) DHCP
1 8 (19.05%) DNS
1 8 (19.05%) LAN
1 8 (19.05%) Remote Desktop
1 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
1 8 (19.05%) Wireless
2 1 (2.38%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (45.24%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (2.38%) Back Office
3 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) EPoS Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Consultant
2 7 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) SAP Retail Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) .NET Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Field Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) SAP POS DM Consultant
4 5 (11.90%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) EPoS Field Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) EPoS Installation Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Field Service Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.14%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Installations Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) IT Support
7 2 (4.76%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) .NET
2 4 (9.52%) WPF
3 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (4.76%) Entity Framework
3 2 (4.76%) Silverlight
3 2 (4.76%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
1 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
1 8 (19.05%) Windows Server
1 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.52%) MVC
1 4 (9.52%) MVVM
2 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 2 (4.76%) Logistics
3 2 (4.76%) Migration
3 2 (4.76%) TDD
4 1 (2.38%) Change Management
4 1 (2.38%) Data Management
4 1 (2.38%) IT Strategy
4 1 (2.38%) ITIL
4 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.38%) Project Management
4 1 (2.38%) Quality Management
4 1 (2.38%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (2.38%) Scrum
4 1 (2.38%) Software Architecture
4 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
1 8 (19.05%) VBScript
2 5 (11.90%) C#
3 2 (4.76%) XAML
4 1 (2.38%) SQL
4 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.05%) Dell
2 8 (19.05%) HP
3 7 (16.67%) SAP
4 6 (14.29%) Sun
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) Google
6 1 (2.38%) Twitter
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