The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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)
Rank 88 92 88
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4  
Contract jobs citing EPoS 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.097% 0.35% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.29% 1.31% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £115 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -68.27% -6.45%  
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 Leeds with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 342 382 283
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 33.17% 27.11% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 267 174
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £304 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 19
Median hourly rate £22.50 £19.35 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.27% +24.83%  
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 Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in Leeds

EPoS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPoS in Leeds

EPoS
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Leeds

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 Leeds region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 2 (33.33%) Informatics
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Health Informatics
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) ATM

EPoS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) ATM
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) EPoS Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) EPoS Installation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Installations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Health Informatics
1 2 (33.33%) Informatics
1 2 (33.33%) Resource Management