The table below looks at the statistics for DICOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DICOM over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
Rank - 126 111
Contract jobs citing DICOM 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.074% 0.086%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.71% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £258
UK excluding London average daily rate - £280 £258
% change year-on-year
- +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
DICOM
UK

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 Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
284 282 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.15% 10.38% 8.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 171 113
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £174 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 5
Average hourly rate £22.00 £15.77 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.50% +16.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £13.94 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £47.50 £24.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.25 £17.08
% change year-on-year
+82.79% +36.16%

DICOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

DICOM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DICOM
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

DICOM Daily Rate Trend in Scotland