The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PACS in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PACS 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
Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS)
Rank - 138 111
Contract jobs citing PACS 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.033% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.11% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £210 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-44.73% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
PACS
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
923 888 712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.62% 29.70% 30.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 586 430
Median daily rate £413 £365 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.01% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 41 33
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £10.15 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -8.43%

PACS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

PACS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

PACS
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

PACS Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

PACS
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

PACS Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

PACS
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PACS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for PACS.

1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) HL7
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Electronic Patient Records

PACS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Electronic Patient Records
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Healthcare Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Healthcare Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) HL7