The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PACS in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PACS over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PACS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £425 £264
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +61.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -
PACS
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
108 85 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 30.42% 26.32% 32.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 54 54
Median daily rate £335 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 10
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £15.17 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £15.75 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%