The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PACS in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PACS over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PACS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.69% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.92% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £375 £288
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
PACS
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
52 51 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 35.86% 27.57% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 22 20
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -52.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

PACS
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

PACS Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

PACS
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

PACS Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

PACS
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PACS within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich - 1 £275 -
PACS
East of England

PACS
Top 1 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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%) NHS

PACS
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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%) PACS Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) NHS