The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PACS in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PACS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PACS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
PACS
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Miscellaneous Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
57 82 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 27.80% 36.28% 30.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 47 37
Average daily rate £350 £350 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £223 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £441 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 4
Average hourly rate £41.24 £15.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.06% -7.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.29 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.94 £43.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

PACS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PACS across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

PACS Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset