Period
to 23 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 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.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 99 125
Rank change year-on-year -36 +26 -8
Contract jobs citing EPoS 4 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.34% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 1.15% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 8
Edinburgh median daily rate £475 £105 £95
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +352.38% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £185 £100 £83
90th Percentile £488 £105 £101
Scotland median daily rate £115 £105 £95
% change year-on-year +9.52% +10.53% -63.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

EPoS is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 845 522 858
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 29.00% 29.51% 28.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 301 399
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £256 £206 £225
90th Percentile £571 £538 £550
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 12
Edinburgh median hourly rate £26.25 £47.50 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.74% +149.74% +20.61%
10th Percentile £13.33 £14.73 £12.52
90th Percentile £114.38 £52.12 £42.25
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £35.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year -43.26% +76.25% +5.26%

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing EPoS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in Edinburgh

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in Edinburgh

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EPoS in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EPoS in Edinburgh

EPoS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPoS in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing EPoS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 3 (75.00%) SAP FI
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (75.00%) SAP CO
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) ATM
3 1 (25.00%) Banking

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (75.00%) SAP CO
1 3 (75.00%) SAP FI
1 3 (75.00%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) ATM
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP CO Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP FI Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) ATM Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP