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 3 months to 29 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.

Electronic Point Of Sale (EPoS)
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing EPoS 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 2.91% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £180 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £115 £300 £363
% change year-on-year -61.66% -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 Luton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34 47 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 33.01% 27.49% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 29 21
Median daily rate £318 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.29% -10.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £588 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -65.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.41% +43.24%  

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 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 3 months to 29 March 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 29 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 Luton region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Presales
2 1 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Sun

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:

General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) EPoS Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Field Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) EPoS Field Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) EPoS Installation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Presales
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Sun