The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PACS in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PACS over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 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 Ipswich - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £210 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
-44.73% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -
PACS
Suffolk

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

Miscellaneous Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
81 58 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 46.82% 35.58% 30.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 32 36
Median daily rate £513 £413 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% +16.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.86 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

PACS
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich region citing PACS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

PACS Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

PACS
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

PACS Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich