Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 128 139
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11 -16
Contract jobs citing EPoS 7 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.32% 0.57% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.04% 1.70% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 41 21
Leeds median daily rate £115 £100 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -75.00% -
West Yorkshire median daily rate £115 £105 £400
% change year-on-year +9.52% -73.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Leeds with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 670 884 1043
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 30.17% 33.79% 31.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 564 712
Leeds median daily rate £410 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.91% +3.44% +22.14%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £275
90th Percentile £574 £575 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.63% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 39
Leeds median hourly rate £16.00 £12.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.61% -18.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £10.62 £11.72 £8.84
90th Percentile £21.58 £15.00 £41.15
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -3.45%

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPoS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 5 (71.43%) ATM
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Break/Fix
4 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
4 1 (14.29%) Chip and PIN

EPoS
Co-occurring 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 5 (71.43%) ATM
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) ATM Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) EPoS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cabling Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) EPoS Installation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Break/Fix