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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for DICOM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DICOM over the 6 months to 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM)
England > East of England
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 139 - 120
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing DICOM 3 0 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.12% - 0.098%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.84% - 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £225 - -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £250 - -
75th Percentile £275 - -
90th Percentile - - -
England median daily rate £400 £175 £235
% change year-on-year +128.57% -25.53% -

DICOM is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 359 267 226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.31% 13.28% 11.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 154 128
10th Percentile £163 £160 £260
25th Percentile £313 £219 £352
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £375 £419
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% -10.45% -1.47%
75th Percentile £562 £499 £511
90th Percentile £688 £571 £575
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 37 13
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.60 £16.63
25th Percentile £13.06 £12.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate £27.00 £15.00 £22.50
Median % change year-on-year +80.00% -33.33% +40.63%
75th Percentile £44.87 £19.75 £27.75
90th Percentile £67.36 £48.35 £44.00
England median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £22.91
% change year-on-year +23.81% -8.34% +2.48%

DICOM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing DICOM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for DICOM in the East of England

DICOM
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DICOM within the East of England region over the 6 months to 2 July 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £250 -
DICOM
England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, IT contractor jobs citing DICOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for DICOM.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) InterSystems
1 2 (66.67%) HL7
1 2 (66.67%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Svelte
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Gathering
2 1 (33.33%) FHIR
2 1 (33.33%) LOINC
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) PACS
2 1 (33.33%) Agile
2 1 (33.33%) Infoflex
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Life Science
2 1 (33.33%) SNOMED CT
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

DICOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Implementation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) FHIR
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
1 1 (33.33%) React
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) Svelte
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Life Science
2 1 (33.33%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Gathering
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) HL7
2 1 (33.33%) LOINC
2 1 (33.33%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) InterSystems
2 1 (33.33%) Infoflex