Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 6 months to 17 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)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 54 54
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 -2
Contract jobs citing EPoS 8 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.42% 1.31% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.23% 4.14% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 25 2
Leicestershire median daily rate £255 £105 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +142.86% -65.00% +57.89%
10th Percentile £115 £100 £260
90th Percentile £335 £110 £340
East Midlands median daily rate £115 £105 £375
% change year-on-year +9.52% -72.00% +92.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Leicestershire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 153 169 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 27.13% 31.53% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 100 77
Leicestershire median daily rate £325 £325 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.04% -5.00%
10th Percentile £188 £105 £107
90th Percentile £500 £488 £430
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £370
% change year-on-year -6.25% +8.11% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 11
Leicestershire median hourly rate £40.00 £18.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +113.33% +33.93% -30.00%
10th Percentile £10.23 £14.75 £12.25
90th Percentile £45.60 £39.50 £42.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.15 £18.75 £16.25
% change year-on-year -24.56% +15.38% +8.33%

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in Leicestershire

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in Leicestershire

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EPoS in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EPoS in Leicestershire

EPoS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPoS in Leicestershire

EPoS
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EPoS within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -4 6 £253 +140.48% 1
Hinckley - 1 - - 1
EPoS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) Dell
1 4 (50.00%) VBScript
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) IIS
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Wireless
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) ATM
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) SAP

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 4 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) EPoS Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) EPoS Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Support
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) ATM Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) EPoS Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Retail Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ERP
1 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (50.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Dell
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) SAP