The table below looks at the statistics for HIPAA skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HIPAA over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Rank 606 - 578
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HIPAA 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% - 0.002%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.16% - 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
4350 4206 3725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.93% 7.95% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2780 2596 2259
Average daily rate £423 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £237 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 187 136
Average hourly rate £21.53 £20.17 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.74% +6.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £9.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.17 £42.50 £42.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £20.21 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+6.65% +6.34%

HIPAA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HIPAA within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HIPAA within the UK over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England - 7 - - 3
London - 6 - - 3
Merseyside - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -

HIPAA
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing HIPAA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HIPAA.

1 11 (91.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (75.00%) Data Protection
3 8 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (66.67%) Security Architecture
4 7 (58.33%) VLAN
4 7 (58.33%) Banking
4 7 (58.33%) Firewall
4 7 (58.33%) Risk Management
5 6 (50.00%) Finance
5 6 (50.00%) CISSP
6 5 (41.67%) Information Security
7 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
7 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
8 1 (8.33%) International Banking
8 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
8 1 (8.33%) Server Hardening
8 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (8.33%) Data Security
8 1 (8.33%) DNS
8 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
8 1 (8.33%) IIS
8 1 (8.33%) UNIX
8 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
8 1 (8.33%) Internet
8 1 (8.33%) Product Management
8 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (8.33%) SCCM
8 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection

HIPAA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing HIPAA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HIPAA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
1 7 (58.33%) VLAN
2 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
General
1 7 (58.33%) Banking
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (8.33%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Security Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (66.67%) Security Architecture
3 7 (58.33%) Risk Management
4 5 (41.67%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) Data Security
5 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
5 1 (8.33%) Server Hardening
5 1 (8.33%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM