The table below looks at the prevalence of the term EPoS in contract job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited EPoS over the 3 months to 30 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)
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 9 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing EPoS 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 5.26% 3.23% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.76% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £130 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -76.36% -  
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 Wolverhampton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Wolverhampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 17 7 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 44.74% 22.58% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 8
Median daily rate £345 £378 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.74% +31.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £323 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £490 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £11.75 - £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +37.83%  

EPoS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 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 Wolverhampton

EPoS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EPoS in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 30 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for EPoS.

1 1 (20.00%) Retail

EPoS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) EPoS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS Trainer
2 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Trainer
2 1 (20.00%) Trainer