Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 793 814 814
Rank change year-on-year +21 0 +17
Contract jobs citing HIPAA 56 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.062% 0.029% 0.026%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.58% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 13
England median daily rate £550 £540 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.85% +54.29% -22.22%
10th Percentile £383 £363 £283
90th Percentile £625 £659 £653
UK median daily rate £550 £540 £350
% change year-on-year +1.85% +54.29% -12.50%
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 9,585 11,839 10,319
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 10.59% 12.83% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,064 7,809 6,804
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £256 £263 £238
90th Percentile £625 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 326 310 366
England median hourly rate £20.25 £20.55 £23.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.48% -11.95% -3.67%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.00 £10.78
90th Percentile £48.75 £53.88 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £20.25 £20.60 £23.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% -12.34% -6.00%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +39 45 £550 -18.52% 11
East of England - 8 £575 -
South East -10 2 £488 -25.86%
West Midlands -4 1 £430 +1.18% 1
Midlands -29 1 £430 -20.37% 1
HIPAA
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 39 (69.64%) Network Security
2 33 (58.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 31 (55.36%) Information Security
4 30 (53.57%) LAN
4 30 (53.57%) WAN
5 28 (50.00%) CISA
5 28 (50.00%) CISM
5 28 (50.00%) Firewall
5 28 (50.00%) CISSP
5 28 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 27 (48.21%) WLAN
6 27 (48.21%) VPN
6 27 (48.21%) Identity Access Management
7 26 (46.43%) FedRAMP
8 25 (44.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 25 (44.64%) Finance
8 25 (44.64%) SIEM
9 24 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
10 23 (41.07%) Amazon AWS
11 19 (33.93%) Google Cloud Platform
12 18 (32.14%) Google
12 18 (32.14%) SSL
12 18 (32.14%) Web Services
13 17 (30.36%) Splunk
13 17 (30.36%) CyberArk
13 17 (30.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 17 (30.36%) Malware Analysis
14 16 (28.57%) Sumo Logic
14 16 (28.57%) CSSLP
14 16 (28.57%) Cryptography

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 (1.79%) Apache
1 1 (1.79%) SAS
1 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 24 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (41.07%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (33.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 17 (30.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 16 (28.57%) Sumo Logic
6 10 (17.86%) IaaS
6 10 (17.86%) PaaS
6 10 (17.86%) SaaS
7 9 (16.07%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (69.64%) Network Security
2 30 (53.57%) LAN
2 30 (53.57%) WAN
3 28 (50.00%) Firewall
4 27 (48.21%) VPN
4 27 (48.21%) WLAN
5 18 (32.14%) SSL
6 10 (17.86%) Intrusion Detection
6 10 (17.86%) Wireless
7 6 (10.71%) DHCP
7 6 (10.71%) DNS
7 6 (10.71%) FTP
7 6 (10.71%) HTTP
8 2 (3.57%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.79%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Burp Suite
1 2 (3.57%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) GitLab
2 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (44.64%) Finance
2 11 (19.64%) French Language
3 10 (17.86%) German Language
3 10 (17.86%) Legal
3 10 (17.86%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.36%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Security Engineer
2 14 (25.00%) Consultant
2 14 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 12 (21.43%) Architect
3 12 (21.43%) Information Security Consultant
4 10 (17.86%) Azure Architect
4 10 (17.86%) Security Architect
5 5 (8.93%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Ethical Hacker
7 3 (5.36%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Lead Tester
7 3 (5.36%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Penetration Tester
7 3 (5.36%) Tester
8 2 (3.57%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Leader
9 1 (1.79%) Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (1.79%) Network Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.14%) Web Services
2 10 (17.86%) OAuth
2 10 (17.86%) OpenID
2 10 (17.86%) SAML
3 1 (1.79%) Middleware
3 1 (1.79%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 25 (44.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 16 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 11 (19.64%) Cloud Native
4 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.57%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.79%) Blog
6 1 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.79%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Linux
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Kali Linux
3 1 (1.79%) AIX
3 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (55.36%) Information Security
2 28 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 27 (48.21%) Identity Access Management
4 25 (44.64%) SIEM
5 17 (30.36%) Malware Analysis
6 16 (28.57%) Cryptography
7 15 (26.79%) Network Segmentation
8 11 (19.64%) Change Management
9 10 (17.86%) Acceptance Criteria
9 10 (17.86%) Data Protection
9 10 (17.86%) DDoS Mitigation
9 10 (17.86%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (17.86%) Server Virtualisation
9 10 (17.86%) SOA
9 10 (17.86%) Threat Modelling
9 10 (17.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 9 (16.07%) Analytics
10 9 (16.07%) DevOps
10 9 (16.07%) Penetration Testing
11 8 (14.29%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.86%) Java
2 9 (16.07%) C
2 9 (16.07%) C++
3 8 (14.29%) Ruby
4 7 (12.50%) Perl
4 7 (12.50%) Python
5 6 (10.71%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.36%) SQL
7 2 (3.57%) C#
8 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.79%) Go
8 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.79%) PHP
8 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.79%) R
8 1 (1.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (50.00%) CISA
1 28 (50.00%) CISM
1 28 (50.00%) CISSP
2 16 (28.57%) CSSLP
2 16 (28.57%) ISSMP
3 15 (26.79%) ISSAP
4 5 (8.93%) Degree
5 4 (7.14%) SANS
5 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.79%) CCIE
7 1 (1.79%) CCNA
7 1 (1.79%) CEH
7 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.79%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (58.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 26 (46.43%) FedRAMP
3 16 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 15 (26.79%) GDPR
5 3 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (3.57%) FISMA
7 1 (1.79%) COBIT
7 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (1.79%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Samba
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (26.79%) Istio
2 10 (17.86%) CASB
3 1 (1.79%) Ansible
3 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.79%) Puppet
3 1 (1.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Google
2 17 (30.36%) CyberArk
2 17 (30.36%) Splunk
3 10 (17.86%) Okta
4 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco
5 1 (1.79%) Dell
5 1 (1.79%) EMC
5 1 (1.79%) ForeScout
5 1 (1.79%) HP
5 1 (1.79%) McAfee
5 1 (1.79%) VMware