Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 812 830 869
Rank change year-on-year +18 +39 -13
Contract jobs citing HIPAA 41 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.044% 0.023% 0.014%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.41% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 7
England median daily rate £517 £540 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.26% +54.29% -22.22%
10th Percentile £404 £463 £329
90th Percentile £628 £588 £555
UK median daily rate £517 £540 £350
% change year-on-year -4.26% +54.29% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK median hourly rate - - £35.00

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 10,061 11,231 11,136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 10.76% 12.29% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,442 7,449 7,257
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £228
90th Percentile £625 £638 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £415
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.42% +3.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 355 315 413
England median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £22.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -12.42% +5.96%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.54 £10.75
90th Percentile £50.06 £47.85 £47.45
UK median hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £23.17
% change year-on-year +8.80% -13.67% +7.51%

HIPAA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for HIPAA in England

HIPAA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HIPAA in England

HIPAA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HIPAA in England over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HIPAA in England

HIPAA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HIPAA in England.

Contractor 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 21 October 2018. 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 +13 34 £516 -23.56% 5
South East -7 5 £725 +114.81% 4
East of England - 2 - -
HIPAA
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 24 (58.54%) Finance
2 23 (56.10%) Information Security
3 22 (53.66%) Identity Access Management
4 21 (51.22%) SIEM
4 21 (51.22%) WAN
4 21 (51.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 20 (48.78%) CISSP
5 20 (48.78%) CISA
5 20 (48.78%) CISM
5 20 (48.78%) LAN
5 20 (48.78%) Network Security
5 20 (48.78%) Vulnerability Management
6 19 (46.34%) Firewall
7 18 (43.90%) Splunk
7 18 (43.90%) CyberArk
8 17 (41.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 16 (39.02%) FedRAMP
9 16 (39.02%) Amazon AWS
9 16 (39.02%) WLAN
9 16 (39.02%) VPN
10 15 (36.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (31.71%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (29.27%) SAML
12 12 (29.27%) CCNA
12 12 (29.27%) McAfee
12 12 (29.27%) Data Security
12 12 (29.27%) Management Information System
12 12 (29.27%) ITIL
12 12 (29.27%) OpenID

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 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (39.02%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (29.27%) PaaS
3 12 (29.27%) SaaS
4 11 (26.83%) IaaS
5 9 (21.95%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (14.63%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (14.63%) Sumo Logic
6 6 (14.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (51.22%) WAN
2 20 (48.78%) LAN
2 20 (48.78%) Network Security
3 19 (46.34%) Firewall
4 16 (39.02%) VPN
4 16 (39.02%) WLAN
5 11 (26.83%) SSL
6 10 (24.39%) Intrusion Detection
6 10 (24.39%) Wireless
7 2 (4.88%) Broadband
7 2 (4.88%) DHCP
7 2 (4.88%) DNS
7 2 (4.88%) Kerberos
7 2 (4.88%) MPLS
8 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.44%) FCAPS
8 1 (2.44%) FTP
8 1 (2.44%) HTTP
8 1 (2.44%) NGN
8 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Burp Suite
1 1 (2.44%) Metasploit
General
1 24 (58.54%) Finance
2 12 (29.27%) Telecoms
3 10 (24.39%) Legal
4 2 (4.88%) Banking
5 1 (2.44%) French Language
5 1 (2.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Architect
2 13 (31.71%) Technical Leader
3 12 (29.27%) Security Architect
4 9 (21.95%) Azure Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Security Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Consultant
7 3 (7.32%) Security Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) AWS Architect
8 2 (4.88%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Information Security Consultant
8 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Network Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Network Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Network Project Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Security Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) OAuth
1 12 (29.27%) OpenID
1 12 (29.27%) SAML
2 7 (17.07%) Web Services
3 3 (7.32%) Node.js
4 2 (4.88%) JAAS
4 2 (4.88%) LDAP
4 2 (4.88%) Middleware
4 2 (4.88%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (41.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 12 (29.27%) Management Information System
3 10 (24.39%) Cloud Native
3 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
4 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
6 3 (7.32%) Public Cloud
7 1 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (2.44%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Linux
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Kali Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Information Security
2 22 (53.66%) Identity Access Management
3 21 (51.22%) SIEM
4 20 (48.78%) Vulnerability Management
5 12 (29.27%) Data Security
5 12 (29.27%) ITIL
5 12 (29.27%) Security Operations
6 11 (26.83%) Cryptography
6 11 (26.83%) DDoS Mitigation
7 10 (24.39%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (24.39%) Data Protection
7 10 (24.39%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (24.39%) Server Virtualisation
7 10 (24.39%) SOA
7 10 (24.39%) Threat Modelling
7 10 (24.39%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 9 (21.95%) Analytics
8 9 (21.95%) DevOps
9 7 (17.07%) Data Science
9 7 (17.07%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) Java
2 3 (7.32%) C#
3 2 (4.88%) Scala
3 2 (4.88%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) C
4 1 (2.44%) C++
4 1 (2.44%) Perl
4 1 (2.44%) Python
4 1 (2.44%) R
4 1 (2.44%) Ruby
4 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) CISA
1 20 (48.78%) CISM
1 20 (48.78%) CISSP
2 13 (31.71%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (29.27%) CCNA
4 10 (24.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (24.39%) Degree
5 6 (14.63%) CSSLP
5 6 (14.63%) ISSAP
5 6 (14.63%) ISSMP
6 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
6 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.44%) CCDP
7 1 (2.44%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (51.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 16 (39.02%) FedRAMP
3 15 (36.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (17.07%) GDPR
5 6 (14.63%) PCI DSS
6 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (4.88%) FISMA
7 2 (4.88%) PSD2
8 1 (2.44%) COBIT
8 1 (2.44%) PMO
8 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (24.39%) CASB
2 6 (14.63%) Istio
3 2 (4.88%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) CyberArk
1 18 (43.90%) Splunk
2 12 (29.27%) ForeScout
2 12 (29.27%) McAfee
3 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
4 10 (24.39%) Okta
5 7 (17.07%) Google
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco
6 2 (4.88%) Rackspace
6 2 (4.88%) VMware
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle