The table below looks at the statistics for DICOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DICOM over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
Rank - 80 72
Contract jobs citing DICOM 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.15% 0.087%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 1.24% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London average daily rate - £280 £263
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
DICOM
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
143 161 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.10% 12.10% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 102 65
Average daily rate £393 £350 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £476 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +375.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +45.77%

DICOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DICOM across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

DICOM Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

DICOM
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DICOM across the Edinburgh region.

DICOM Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh