Period
to 15 July 2020

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 15 July 2020 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
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 528 808 814
Rank change year-on-year +280 +6 +20
Contract jobs citing HIPAA 27 15 37
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.076% 0.018% 0.039%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.74% 0.17% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 29
Median daily rate £540 £518 £517
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +0.10% +30.06%
10th Percentile £350 £471 £400
90th Percentile £615 £636 £790
UK median daily rate £540 £500 £517
% change year-on-year +8.00% -3.29% +30.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £120.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +118.18% +7.84%
UK median hourly rate - £120.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year - +118.18% +7.84%

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 3,634 8,730 11,016
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 10.27% 10.29% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,169 5,470 7,049
Median daily rate £468 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
10th Percentile £263 £250 £263
90th Percentile £645 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 360 353
Median hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -4.26% +23.68%
10th Percentile £12.75 £10.80 £11.62
90th Percentile £53.75 £53.75 £53.75
Median hourly rate £22.91 £22.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year +1.26% +0.56% +12.50%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing HIPAA in England over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram 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 15 July 2020. 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 +189 17 £530 +6.00% 2
North of England +109 5 £650 +20.37%
East of England - 3 £500 -
North West - 3 - -
South East +152 2 £575 -8.00% 1
Yorkshire +73 2 £650 +20.37%
HIPAA
UK

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, 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 21 (77.78%) GDPR
2 16 (59.26%) ITIL
2 16 (59.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (59.26%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (55.56%) PowerShell
4 14 (51.85%) Splunk
4 14 (51.85%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (51.85%) Windows
4 14 (51.85%) Apache
4 14 (51.85%) Tomcat
4 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
4 14 (51.85%) DNS
4 14 (51.85%) Cyber Essentials
4 14 (51.85%) SQL Server 2016
4 14 (51.85%) Windows Server
4 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2016
5 13 (48.15%) Ansible
5 13 (48.15%) SaaS
5 13 (48.15%) Puppet
5 13 (48.15%) Technical Architecture
6 12 (44.44%) Web Application Development
6 12 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (44.44%) SSL
6 12 (44.44%) Java
6 12 (44.44%) SQL
6 12 (44.44%) HTTP
6 12 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (40.74%) DevOps
7 11 (40.74%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (40.74%) Apache Solr

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 14 (51.85%) Apache
1 14 (51.85%) Tomcat
2 11 (40.74%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.70%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 13 (48.15%) SaaS
2 9 (33.33%) AWS
3 5 (18.52%) Azure
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.70%) GCP
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) DNS
2 12 (44.44%) HTTP
2 12 (44.44%) SSL
3 3 (11.11%) Firewall
4 2 (7.41%) iSCSI
4 2 (7.41%) SAN
4 2 (7.41%) VLAN
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.70%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) Network Security
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
5 1 (3.70%) WAN
5 1 (3.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Artifactory
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
1 4 (14.81%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Architect
2 4 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 3 (11.11%) Salesforce Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Site Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Platform Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Security Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Security Architect
5 1 (3.70%) AWS Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Web Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.70%) JSON
2 1 (3.70%) Middleware
2 1 (3.70%) SAML
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
1 3 (11.11%) TM Forum
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) EMC VNX
3 1 (3.70%) Blog
3 1 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
1 14 (51.85%) Windows Server
1 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Cybersecurity
1 16 (59.26%) ITIL
2 13 (48.15%) Technical Architecture
3 12 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (44.44%) Web Application Development
4 11 (40.74%) DevOps
5 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
6 8 (29.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (29.63%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (29.63%) Technical Analysis
7 6 (22.22%) Deployment Automation
8 5 (18.52%) Information Security
8 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
8 5 (18.52%) Scrum
8 5 (18.52%) TOGAF
9 4 (14.81%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
10 3 (11.11%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 12 (44.44%) Java
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) Python
4 5 (18.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) CISSP
2 5 (18.52%) CISM
3 3 (11.11%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 3 (11.11%) CISA
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.41%) CASP
4 2 (7.41%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (7.41%) Degree
4 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
4 2 (7.41%) PMP
4 2 (7.41%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (3.70%) CCSP
5 1 (3.70%) CSSLP
5 1 (3.70%) ISSAP
5 1 (3.70%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (77.78%) GDPR
2 16 (59.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (51.85%) Cyber Essentials
4 7 (25.93%) SLA
5 5 (18.52%) PCI DSS
6 4 (14.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (11.11%) NIST
8 2 (7.41%) FISMA
8 2 (7.41%) GxP
8 2 (7.41%) NCSC
9 1 (3.70%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) Docker
3 2 (7.41%) DFS Replication
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (51.85%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (48.15%) Ansible
2 13 (48.15%) Puppet
3 5 (18.52%) Kubernetes
4 2 (7.41%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (7.41%) Nagios
4 2 (7.41%) SCOM
4 2 (7.41%) Terraform
5 1 (3.70%) Grafana
5 1 (3.70%) Istio
5 1 (3.70%) Kibana
5 1 (3.70%) Packer
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Splunk
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 6 (22.22%) LogicMonitor
4 3 (11.11%) Amdocs
4 3 (11.11%) Google
4 3 (11.11%) NetApp
4 3 (11.11%) NetCracker
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 3 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (11.11%) Siebel
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco
5 2 (7.41%) Dell
5 2 (7.41%) EMC
5 2 (7.41%) EqualLogic
5 2 (7.41%) HP