Period
to 19 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for HIPAA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HIPAA over the 6 months to 19 October 2021 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.

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 733 472 775
Rank change year-on-year -261 +303 +69
Contract jobs citing HIPAA 15 24 21
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.022% 0.089% 0.027%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.18% 0.77% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 11
10th Percentile £600 £361 £406
25th Percentile £625 £467 £453
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £663 £533 £550
Median % change year-on-year +24.41% -3.18% +6.38%
75th Percentile £723 £550 £631
90th Percentile £738 £551 £750
UK median daily rate £663 £533 £471
% change year-on-year +24.41% +13.00% -8.85%

HIPAA 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 England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 8,488 3,128 8,666
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.60% 11.66% 11.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,732 1,999 5,564
10th Percentile £263 £284 £250
25th Percentile £386 £363 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £600 £575 £550
90th Percentile £690 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +5.82% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 139 355
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.71 £10.92
25th Percentile £13.00 £14.50 £14.13
Median hourly rate £20.11 £22.50 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year -10.62% +7.14% -
75th Percentile £45.63 £45.00 £47.50
90th Percentile £62.18 £55.00 £56.15
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £21.05 £20.95
% change year-on-year -4.99% +0.50% +4.73%

HIPAA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing HIPAA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for HIPAA in England

HIPAA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing HIPAA in England.

Daily rate trend for HIPAA in England

HIPAA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing HIPAA in England.

Hourly rate trend for HIPAA in England

HIPAA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HIPAA within the England region over the 6 months to 19 October 2021. 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
Job
Vacancies
London -208 13 £663 +24.41% 7
South East - 2 - - 4
HIPAA
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing HIPAA 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 England region with a requirement for HIPAA.

1 8 (53.33%) Social Skills
2 6 (40.00%) GDPR
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Azure
3 5 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (33.33%) Information Security
3 5 (33.33%) Presentation Skills
4 4 (26.67%) NIST
4 4 (26.67%) Threat Intelligence
4 4 (26.67%) Presales
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) CISSP
4 4 (26.67%) Internet
4 4 (26.67%) AWS
4 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
5 3 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (20.00%) CEH
5 3 (20.00%) GSEC
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco
5 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (20.00%) CSSLP
5 3 (20.00%) SaaS
5 3 (20.00%) High Availability
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification

HIPAA
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Azure
2 4 (26.67%) AWS
3 3 (20.00%) GCP
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft 365
3 3 (20.00%) SaaS
4 2 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (13.33%) IaaS
4 2 (13.33%) PaaS
4 2 (13.33%) Serverless
5 1 (6.67%) Akamai
5 1 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (6.67%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (6.67%) Amazon EKS
5 1 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (6.67%) AWS KMS
5 1 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (6.67%) CloudFront
5 1 (6.67%) Codefresh
5 1 (6.67%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) Internet
3 2 (13.33%) Bluetooth
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (13.33%) IPsec
3 2 (13.33%) Network Security
3 2 (13.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (13.33%) SSL
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.67%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) GitLab
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (53.33%) Social Skills
2 5 (33.33%) Presentation Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Publishing
4 1 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Security Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Azure Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Compliance Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Security Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Technology Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Android NDK
1 2 (13.33%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (13.33%) Ionic Framework
1 2 (13.33%) PhoneGap
1 2 (13.33%) React Native
1 2 (13.33%) REST
1 2 (13.33%) SAML
1 2 (13.33%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (13.33%) PKI
4 1 (6.67%) AS400
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Native
4 1 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (6.67%) Internet of Things
4 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Information Security
1 5 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 4 (26.67%) Presales
2 4 (26.67%) Threat Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (20.00%) High Availability
3 3 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) SIEM
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) Apple Swift
2 2 (13.33%) C
2 2 (13.33%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Kotlin
2 2 (13.33%) Objective-C
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CISSP
2 3 (20.00%) CCSP
2 3 (20.00%) CEH
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CSSLP
2 3 (20.00%) GIAC
2 3 (20.00%) GSEC
3 2 (13.33%) CCIE Security
3 2 (13.33%) CCIE Service Provider
3 2 (13.33%) CCMSE
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) CCSA
3 2 (13.33%) CCSE
3 2 (13.33%) CISA
3 2 (13.33%) CISM
3 2 (13.33%) CRISC
3 2 (13.33%) JNCIA
3 2 (13.33%) JNCIP
3 2 (13.33%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) GDPR
2 4 (26.67%) NIST
2 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
3 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (6.67%) FedRAMP
4 1 (6.67%) FISMA
4 1 (6.67%) NIST 800
4 1 (6.67%) SOC 2
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) DFS Replication
1 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 2 (13.33%) EdgeSight
1 2 (13.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (6.67%) Ansible
2 1 (6.67%) Istio
2 1 (6.67%) Kibana
2 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (6.67%) Prometheus
2 1 (6.67%) QRadar
2 1 (6.67%) Rancher
2 1 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) Gemalto
3 2 (13.33%) Google
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) LogLogic
3 2 (13.33%) Okta
3 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
3 2 (13.33%) Splunk
3 2 (13.33%) Xamarin
4 1 (6.67%) SAP