The table below looks at the statistics for DICOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DICOM over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
Rank 392 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DICOM 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.033% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £258 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.73% -6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- +53.84%
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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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1694 1837 1500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.98% 8.45% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1146 1221 1020
Average daily rate £430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £368 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +11.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 33 39
Average hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% -31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.20 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.50 £43.60 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -20.00%

DICOM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

DICOM Jobs Demand Trend in London

DICOM
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DICOM Daily Rate Trend in London

DICOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing DICOM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DICOM.

1 8 (100.00%) HL7
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (75.00%) Web Services
3 6 (75.00%) ODBC
3 6 (75.00%) UNIX
3 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (62.50%) NHS
5 4 (50.00%) .NET
6 3 (37.50%) XSL
6 3 (37.50%) Tcl
6 3 (37.50%) XML Schema
6 3 (37.50%) QA
6 3 (37.50%) Data Structures
6 3 (37.50%) Information Governance
6 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) Itk
7 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
7 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 1 (12.50%) RESTful
7 1 (12.50%) Data Entry
7 1 (12.50%) VCP4
7 1 (12.50%) E-business
7 1 (12.50%) InterSystems
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005

DICOM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing DICOM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DICOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MS Access
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) ODBC
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) XML Schema
4 3 (37.50%) XSL
5 1 (12.50%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) Itk
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) NHS
2 3 (37.50%) Data Structures
3 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
3 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Information Governance
2 1 (12.50%) Data Entry
2 1 (12.50%) UML
2 1 (12.50%) SSADM
2 1 (12.50%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (37.50%) Tcl
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) HL7
2 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) InterSystems
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