The table below looks at the statistics for DICOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DICOM over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
Rank - 109 -
Contract jobs citing DICOM 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.045% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £325 -
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
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 West Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
209 194 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.19% 8.78% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 100 63
Average daily rate £423 £328 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.00% -12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 8
Average hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £12.40 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.43 £32.15 £19.15
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 the West Midlands

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

DICOM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DICOM
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

DICOM Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands