The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PACS in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PACS over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PACS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £313 £290
% change year-on-year
+32.00% +7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £25.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
254 151 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 32.73% 25.81% 24.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 93 28
Average daily rate £350 £281 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.55% -10.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 2 2
Average hourly rate £15.68 £13.50 £23.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.11% -42.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.70 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.30 £14.30 £31.91
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +2.27%

PACS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PACS across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

PACS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

PACS
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

PACS Daily Rate Trend in the North East

PACS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PACS across the North East region.

PACS Hourly Rate Trend in the North East