The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PACS in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PACS over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank - - 38
Contract jobs citing PACS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £218 £376 £350
% change year-on-year
-42.19% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
PACS
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
196 193 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 35.51% 37.26% 34.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 105 67
Median daily rate £425 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £216 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £546 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 26 14
Median hourly rate £15.72 £12.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.28% -18.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.97 £10.30 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £22.00 £22.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +5.26%

PACS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing PACS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

PACS Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

PACS
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

PACS Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire