Period
to 21 November 2019

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 November 2019 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 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 748 814 846
Rank change year-on-year +66 +32 +25
Contract jobs citing HIPAA 21 54 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.028% 0.057% 0.024%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.26% 0.53% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 36 20
England median daily rate £625 £516 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.12% -4.44% +2.86%
10th Percentile £416 £383 £501
90th Percentile £745 £613 £603
UK median daily rate £500 £516 £540
% change year-on-year -3.10% -4.44% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 8,000 10,229 12,000
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 10.54% 10.75% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,048 6,534 7,898
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £238 £256 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £638
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 348 353 330
England median hourly rate £21.38 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.83% +10.00% -11.77%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £56.08 £50.08 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £21.76 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.49% +8.80% -12.42%

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 November 2019.

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 November 2019. 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 +64 19 £588 +14.08% 5
South East +39 2 £663 +32.50%
HIPAA
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, 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 18 (85.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 16 (76.19%) PCI DSS
3 14 (66.67%) Information Security
4 13 (61.90%) NIST
5 11 (52.38%) OWASP
6 10 (47.62%) Data Protection
7 9 (42.86%) SIEM
7 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
7 9 (42.86%) Finance
7 9 (42.86%) SANS
8 8 (38.10%) Threat Modelling
8 8 (38.10%) Public Cloud
9 7 (33.33%) Imperva
9 7 (33.33%) CCSP
9 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (33.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 6 (28.57%) CISSP
10 6 (28.57%) Firewall
10 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 5 (23.81%) AWS
11 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
11 5 (23.81%) Windows
11 5 (23.81%) Linux
11 5 (23.81%) Python
11 5 (23.81%) Cisco
11 5 (23.81%) Oracle
12 4 (19.05%) ITIL
12 4 (19.05%) Project Management
12 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (19.05%) Data Security

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 (9.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) AWS
2 4 (19.05%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (19.05%) Amazon S3
2 4 (19.05%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (19.05%) Route 53
3 2 (9.52%) Akamai
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon EKS
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (9.52%) AWS CodePipeline
3 2 (9.52%) CloudFront
3 2 (9.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco Firepower
2 4 (19.05%) Network Security
2 4 (19.05%) tcpdump
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) Wireshark
4 1 (4.76%) BGP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.76%) DHCP
4 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
4 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.76%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) IPsec
4 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.76%) MPLS
4 1 (4.76%) OSPF
4 1 (4.76%) SNMP
4 1 (4.76%) SSL
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (14.29%) DB2
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Security Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Data Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) AWS Architect
5 2 (9.52%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Network Security Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Information Officer
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security Officer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Security Officer
6 1 (4.76%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.76%) LDAP
1 1 (4.76%) ModSecurity
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Public Cloud
2 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Internet of Things
4 1 (4.76%) PKI
4 1 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (4.76%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Information Security
2 11 (52.38%) OWASP
3 10 (47.62%) Data Protection
4 9 (42.86%) SIEM
5 8 (38.10%) Threat Modelling
6 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
7 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (19.05%) Data Security
7 4 (19.05%) DevOps
7 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Automation
7 4 (19.05%) ITIL
7 4 (19.05%) Project Management
7 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
7 4 (19.05%) SDLC
7 4 (19.05%) Strategic Thinking
8 3 (14.29%) Coaching
8 3 (14.29%) Data Governance
8 3 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
8 3 (14.29%) Database Security
8 3 (14.29%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) Python
3 4 (19.05%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) SANS
2 7 (33.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 7 (33.33%) CCSP
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (28.57%) CISSP
4 4 (19.05%) AWS Certification
4 4 (19.05%) Degree
5 2 (9.52%) Master's Degree
6 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (4.76%) GIAC
6 1 (4.76%) ISACA
6 1 (4.76%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (85.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 16 (76.19%) PCI DSS
3 13 (61.90%) NIST
4 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (19.05%) COBIT
5 4 (19.05%) GDPR
5 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (14.29%) GLBA
7 2 (9.52%) SLA
8 1 (4.76%) GAMP
8 1 (4.76%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (19.05%) Puppet
2 3 (14.29%) CASB
2 3 (14.29%) IBM Guardium
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Imperva
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) F5
3 4 (19.05%) Incapsula
4 3 (14.29%) Forcepoint
4 3 (14.29%) Intel
4 3 (14.29%) McAfee
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) Splunk
4 3 (14.29%) Sybase
4 3 (14.29%) Symantec
5 2 (9.52%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) IBM
5 2 (9.52%) SAP
6 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
6 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.76%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.76%) Juniper
6 1 (4.76%) LogRhythm