The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. 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)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 49 44
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5  
Contract jobs citing EPoS 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.85% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.16% 0.85% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £165 £103 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.97% -68.46%  
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 Nottingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 95 117 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 26.76% 23.83% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 70 39
Median daily rate £371 £375 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.00% +7.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £600 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £10.75 £15.00 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.33% +27.65%  
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 Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in Nottingham

EPoS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for EPoS in Nottingham

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 Nottingham region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) SAP CAR
2 1 (14.29%) SAP POS DM
2 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP CAR
1 1 (14.29%) SAP POS DM
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) EPoS Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) EPoS Installation Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Installations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) EPoS Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Coordinator
2 1 (14.29%) Software Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Change Management
1 1 (14.29%) Data Management
1 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Scrum
1 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
1 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP