Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 829 828 882
Rank change year-on-year -1 +54 -39
Contract jobs citing HIPAA 34 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.036% 0.003% 0.013%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.31% 0.029% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 2 11
England median daily rate £517 £259 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +99.81% -31.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £418 £186 £331
90th Percentile £793 £328 £550
UK median daily rate £517 £259 £375
% change year-on-year +99.81% -31.00% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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 10,929 10,349 11,190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 11.69% 11.75% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,998 6,755 7,309
England median daily rate £450 £450 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.78% +4.38%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £230
90th Percentile £648 £638 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £445 £410
% change year-on-year +1.12% +8.54% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 349 321 390
England median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.11% +6.77%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.55 £50.00 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £21.90 £22.50
% change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% +4.41%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 -4 19 £515 - 4
South East -15 10 £763 +125.93% 2
North of England - 3 £550 -
Yorkshire - 3 £550 -
East Midlands +8 1 £413 +129.17%
Midlands -7 1 £413 +129.17% 1
East of England - 1 - - 1
HIPAA
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 19 (55.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 18 (52.94%) CISSP
3 17 (50.00%) CISM
3 17 (50.00%) Finance
3 17 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (47.06%) CISA
5 14 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (38.24%) Information Security
6 13 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (38.24%) McAfee
7 12 (35.29%) CCNA
7 12 (35.29%) ITIL
7 12 (35.29%) Data Security
7 12 (35.29%) Splunk
7 12 (35.29%) Vulnerability Management
7 12 (35.29%) CyberArk
7 12 (35.29%) Security Operations
7 12 (35.29%) ForeScout
8 11 (32.35%) Cybersecurity
9 10 (29.41%) Degree
9 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
9 10 (29.41%) GDPR
9 10 (29.41%) Computer Science Degree
10 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (26.47%) Windows
10 9 (26.47%) Linux
11 8 (23.53%) SIEM
12 7 (20.59%) Java
12 7 (20.59%) Firewall
12 7 (20.59%) Public Cloud

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 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (14.71%) PaaS
3 4 (11.76%) IaaS
3 4 (11.76%) SaaS
4 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.88%) Office 365
4 2 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) Firewall
2 6 (17.65%) WAN
3 5 (14.71%) LAN
4 3 (8.82%) Network Security
5 2 (5.88%) Broadband
5 2 (5.88%) Kerberos
5 2 (5.88%) MPLS
5 2 (5.88%) SSL
6 1 (2.94%) DHCP
6 1 (2.94%) DNS
6 1 (2.94%) FCAPS
6 1 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.94%) Junos
6 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.94%) NGN
6 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.94%) Wireless
6 1 (2.94%) WLAN
General
1 17 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Architect
2 12 (35.29%) Technical Leader
3 6 (17.65%) Security Architect
4 5 (14.71%) AWS Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Cloud Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Security Architect
5 4 (11.76%) AWS Solutions Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.82%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Azure Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Network Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Network Project Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Node.js
2 2 (5.88%) JAAS
2 2 (5.88%) LDAP
2 2 (5.88%) Middleware
2 2 (5.88%) OAuth
2 2 (5.88%) OpenID
2 2 (5.88%) SAML
2 2 (5.88%) XACML
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (20.59%) Public Cloud
4 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Linux
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Information Security
2 12 (35.29%) Data Security
2 12 (35.29%) ITIL
2 12 (35.29%) Security Operations
2 12 (35.29%) Vulnerability Management
3 11 (32.35%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (23.53%) SIEM
5 7 (20.59%) Data Science
6 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (17.65%) Identity Access Management
6 6 (17.65%) Identity Management
6 6 (17.65%) Microservices
7 5 (14.71%) Change Management
7 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
7 5 (14.71%) SDLC
7 5 (14.71%) Security Architecture
8 4 (11.76%) Decision-Making
8 4 (11.76%) Proactive Monitoring
8 4 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) Java
2 6 (17.65%) C#
3 4 (11.76%) Scala
4 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) CISSP
2 17 (50.00%) CISM
3 16 (47.06%) CISA
4 13 (38.24%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (35.29%) CCNA
6 10 (29.41%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (29.41%) Degree
7 1 (2.94%) CCDP
7 1 (2.94%) CCIE
7 1 (2.94%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 1 (2.94%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.94%) JNCIE
7 1 (2.94%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.94%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.94%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (55.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 17 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (29.41%) GDPR
4 5 (14.71%) FISMA
4 5 (14.71%) PCI DSS
5 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (5.88%) PSD2
7 1 (2.94%) Basel II
7 1 (2.94%) COBIT
7 1 (2.94%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (2.94%) FedRAMP
7 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.94%) CASB
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) McAfee
2 12 (35.29%) CyberArk
2 12 (35.29%) ForeScout
2 12 (35.29%) Splunk
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 2 (5.88%) Rackspace
4 2 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.94%) Brocade
5 1 (2.94%) F5
5 1 (2.94%) Google
5 1 (2.94%) Juniper
5 1 (2.94%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.94%) Zscaler