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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Rank 640 633 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing HIPAA 3 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.014% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.061% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £338 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-15.62% -
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
4942 5117 5061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.31% 9.15% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3170 3284 3131
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 183 211
Median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +8.43%

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 4 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 26 June 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 +5 3 £338 - 7
Slough - 3 £338 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £338 - 2
South East - 3 £338 - 3

HIPAA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) VoIP
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) SNMP
1 5 (83.33%) VPN
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) CCDA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) Wireless
1 5 (83.33%) Network Security
1 5 (83.33%) F5
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Service Design
2 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 1 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) HL7

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessWorks
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%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) EDI
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) JDBC
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) WSDL
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XML Schema
1 1 (16.67%) XSD
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 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) B2B
1 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
1 1 (16.67%) SDLC
1 1 (16.67%) Service Design
1 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
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%) HL7
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) F5
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase
2 1 (16.67%) TIBCO