Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in Luton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 6 months to 23 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)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 30 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 - +45
Contract jobs citing EPoS 7 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 2.19% 2.38% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.14% 8.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 23 32 0
Luton median daily rate £108 £105 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% - -
Bedfordshire median daily rate £108 £105 £328
% change year-on-year +2.38% -67.94% -27.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire 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 Luton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 114 81 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 35.63% 27.55% 31.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 52 64
Luton median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -1.73%
10th Percentile £268 £110 £164
90th Percentile £595 £522 £606
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £421 £400
% change year-on-year +0.89% +5.31% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 10
Luton median hourly rate - £12.05 £16.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -27.76% -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £13.50 £12.05 £25.50
% change year-on-year +12.03% -52.75% +104.00%

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for EPoS in Luton

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in Luton

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing EPoS in Luton over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for EPoS in Luton

EPoS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPoS in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Luton region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 3 (42.86%) Driving Licence
1 3 (42.86%) Break/Fix
1 3 (42.86%) ATM
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 3 (42.86%) ATM
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) EPoS Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) EPoS Installation Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Break/Fix
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle