The table below looks at the statistics for HIPAA skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HIPAA 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
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Rank 657 652 637
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Contract jobs citing HIPAA 4 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.019% 0.002%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.079% 0.20% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £338 £340 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.73% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £340 -
% change year-on-year
-0.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
5034 5427 5162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.35% 9.51% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3189 3514 3137
Median daily rate £425 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 196 216
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.30 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +7.14%

HIPAA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing HIPAA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

HIPAA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HIPAA
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HIPAA within the UK.

HIPAA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

HIPAA
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HIPAA within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +10 4 £338 -0.73% 3
South East +14 3 £338 -0.73% 1
Slough - 3 £338 -
Berkshire - 3 £338 - 1
East of England - 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

HIPAA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) CCDA
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) SNMP
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) F5
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) FISMA
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

HIPAA
Top Related IT Skills 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 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) Network Security
1 5 (83.33%) SNMP
1 5 (83.33%) VoIP
1 5 (83.33%) VPN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
1 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCDA
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) FISMA
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft