The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PACS in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PACS over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PACS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.19% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £313 £290
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £25.00
PACS
Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
148 136 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 27.41% 21.32% 26.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 74 56
Average daily rate £350 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £189 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.96 £15.93 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £25.00 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -

PACS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

PACS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

PACS
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

PACS Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

PACS
Top 2 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing PACS 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 PACS.

1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

PACS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing PACS 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 PACS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree