Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 820 789 842
Rank change year-on-year -31 +53 -6
Contract jobs citing HIPAA 35 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.038% 0.026% 0.012%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.29% 0.22% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 13 10
England median daily rate £540 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £363 £283 £294
90th Percentile £673 £648 £460
UK median daily rate £540 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +54.29% +16.67% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
England median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £43.00 -

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 12,043 10,288 11,622
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.92% 11.65% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,922 6,771 7,401
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £234 £238
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 326 360 407
England median hourly rate £21.11 £21.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.83% -14.00% +16.28%
10th Percentile £11.63 £10.99 £11.75
90th Percentile £57.50 £48.80 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £21.79 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +1.35% -14.00% +19.05%

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 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 20 February 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
Midlands +27 25 £540 -36.47%
East Midlands - 24 £540 -
London -23 4 £675 +3.85% 4
South East -32 3 £658 +87.86% 2
Yorkshire - 2 £500 -
North of England - 2 £500 -
West Midlands +7 1 £425 -50.00%
HIPAA
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 30 (85.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 29 (82.86%) Information Security
3 24 (68.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (62.86%) DevOps
4 22 (62.86%) Risk Management
5 20 (57.14%) Degree
5 20 (57.14%) Active Directory
6 19 (54.29%) Windows
6 19 (54.29%) Computer Science
6 19 (54.29%) Virtual Machines
7 18 (51.43%) Linux
7 18 (51.43%) Configuration Management
8 17 (48.57%) Actionable Recommendations
9 13 (37.14%) Life Science
10 12 (34.29%) Finance
11 10 (28.57%) PCI DSS
11 10 (28.57%) PaaS
12 8 (22.86%) Migration
12 8 (22.86%) CISSP
12 8 (22.86%) IaaS
13 7 (20.00%) CISA
13 7 (20.00%) CISM
14 6 (17.14%) Firewall
14 6 (17.14%) Legal
14 6 (17.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 6 (17.14%) Data Protection
14 6 (17.14%) SaaS
15 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
15 5 (14.29%) PCI QSA
15 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture

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 4 (11.43%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 24 (68.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (28.57%) PaaS
3 8 (22.86%) IaaS
4 6 (17.14%) SaaS
5 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (11.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.86%) LAN
2 1 (2.86%) Network Security
2 1 (2.86%) SSL
2 1 (2.86%) VPN
2 1 (2.86%) WAN
2 1 (2.86%) Wireless
2 1 (2.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Legal
3 5 (14.29%) Banking
4 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Architect
2 23 (65.71%) Azure Architect
3 18 (51.43%) Senior Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Auditor
4 5 (14.29%) Information Security Auditor
4 5 (14.29%) Security Auditor
5 3 (8.57%) Head of IT
5 3 (8.57%) Head of IT Security
5 3 (8.57%) Head of Security
5 3 (8.57%) Security Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Security Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Active Directory Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) OAuth
1 1 (2.86%) OpenID
1 1 (2.86%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (54.29%) Computer Science
2 13 (37.14%) Life Science
3 4 (11.43%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (82.86%) Information Security
2 22 (62.86%) DevOps
2 22 (62.86%) Risk Management
3 18 (51.43%) Configuration Management
4 8 (22.86%) Migration
5 6 (17.14%) Data Protection
6 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 5 (14.29%) SIEM
7 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.43%) BCP
7 4 (11.43%) IT Strategy
7 4 (11.43%) Project Management
7 4 (11.43%) Refactoring
8 3 (8.57%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (8.57%) Regulatory Compliance
8 3 (8.57%) Use Case
9 2 (5.71%) Decision Tree
9 2 (5.71%) IT Audit
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) Degree
2 8 (22.86%) CISSP
3 7 (20.00%) CISA
3 7 (20.00%) CISM
4 5 (14.29%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 5 (14.29%) PCI QSA
5 1 (2.86%) CCNA
5 1 (2.86%) CCNP
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.86%) ISSAP
5 1 (2.86%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (85.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 17 (48.57%) Actionable Recommendations
3 10 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 6 (17.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (8.57%) Basel II
5 3 (8.57%) GDPR
6 2 (5.71%) FISMA
7 1 (2.86%) FedRAMP
7 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (2.86%) NIST 800
System Software
1 20 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 19 (54.29%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle