Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 23 January 2018 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 > London
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 625 591 585
Rank change year-on-year -34 -6 +25
Contract jobs citing DICOM 3 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.006% 0.010% 0.011%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.049% 0.082% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
London median daily rate £225 £345 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.78% -9.51% -7.58%
10th Percentile £213 £283 £293
90th Percentile £238 £391 £403
England median daily rate £225 £345 £381
% change year-on-year -34.78% -9.51% +19.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 6,117 4,870 5,166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.12% 11.72% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,372 3,398 3,489
London median daily rate £488 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £305 £281 £263
90th Percentile £675 £651 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 73 67
London median hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £22.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.89% +1.74% +16.39%
10th Percentile £12.23 £12.17 £12.00
90th Percentile £57.50 £49.45 £50.50
England median hourly rate £20.60 £22.84 £24.23
% change year-on-year -9.79% -5.76% +21.15%

DICOM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing DICOM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for DICOM in London

DICOM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DICOM in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for DICOM in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for DICOM.

1 3 (100.00%) PACS
2 2 (66.67%) HL7
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Contract Management
3 1 (33.33%) Proactive Management
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Measurement
3 1 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) InterSystems
3 1 (33.33%) Migration

DICOM
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Healthcare Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) PACS Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) PACS
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Contract Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Measurement
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Proactive Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) HL7
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) InterSystems