The table below looks at the statistics for DICOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DICOM over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing DICOM 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £240 £263
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DICOM
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
27 43 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.26% 10.86% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 36 15
Average daily rate £350 £450 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £370 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Average hourly rate £30.04 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.91% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.21 £22.50 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.86 £40.45 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +52.63%