The table below looks at the statistics for DICOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DICOM over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
28 May 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
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £240 £300
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
31 37 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.81% 9.59% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 31 11
Median daily rate £233 £450 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.33% +32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £306 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Median hourly rate £8.25 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.37% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £22.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.17% +8.33%