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 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
Rank - 85 83
Contract jobs citing DICOM 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.069% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.68% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £240 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.79%
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
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
192 146 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.52% 10.10% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 92 60
Average daily rate £446 £359 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.39% +7.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £214 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +48.71%

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