The table below looks at the statistics for DICOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DICOM over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing DICOM 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £385 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DICOM
England

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 South West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
305 333 407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.00% 10.38% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 230 272
Median daily rate £381 £400 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.75% -10.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £524 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 31
Median hourly rate £35.05 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.77% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £13.00 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £100.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +7.14%

DICOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing DICOM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

DICOM Jobs Demand Trend in the South West