Period
to 22 June 2021

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 22 June 2021 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
22 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 615 542 804
Rank change year-on-year -73 +262 +41
Contract jobs citing HIPAA 21 28 20
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.042% 0.074% 0.024%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.35% 0.67% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 14
10th Percentile £380 £350 £464
25th Percentile £400 £481 £496
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £570 £540 £545
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% -0.92% -0.91%
75th Percentile £675 £550 £597
90th Percentile £693 £615 £634
UK median daily rate £570 £540 £545
% change year-on-year +5.56% -0.92% -0.91%

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 6,074 4,174 9,350
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.12% 11.06% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,971 2,681 5,957
10th Percentile £263 £263 £256
25th Percentile £363 £363 £356
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
75th Percentile £588 £565 £550
90th Percentile £675 £645 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 271 172 332
10th Percentile £11.36 £12.64 £10.75
25th Percentile £13.95 £17.19 £14.69
Median hourly rate £20.27 £22.58 £22.43
Median % change year-on-year -10.22% +0.66% +2.42%
75th Percentile £38.75 £46.13 £43.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.75 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £22.36
% change year-on-year -6.67% +0.64% +6.46%

HIPAA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for HIPAA in England

HIPAA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing HIPAA in England.

Daily rate trend for HIPAA in England

HIPAA
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing HIPAA in England over the 6 months to 22 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for HIPAA in England

HIPAA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing HIPAA in England.

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 22 June 2021. 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 -67 18 £650 +22.64% 6
East of England +1 1 £400 -20.00%
South East -5 1 £570 -0.87%
HIPAA
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 2021, 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 12 (57.14%) GDPR
2 9 (42.86%) NIST
3 8 (38.10%) AWS
3 8 (38.10%) Security Architecture
4 7 (33.33%) SIEM
4 7 (33.33%) Social Skills
5 6 (28.57%) GCP
5 6 (28.57%) Azure
5 6 (28.57%) Firewall
5 6 (28.57%) Internet
5 6 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (23.81%) CISSP
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) Linux
6 5 (23.81%) Network Security
6 5 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (23.81%) Database Security
6 5 (23.81%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (23.81%) Architectural Design
6 5 (23.81%) Security Monitoring
7 4 (19.05%) Decision-Making
7 4 (19.05%) Regulatory Compliance
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Optimisation
7 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
7 4 (19.05%) SABSA
7 4 (19.05%) Jenkins

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
2 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) AWS
2 6 (28.57%) Azure
2 6 (28.57%) GCP
3 4 (19.05%) IaaS
3 4 (19.05%) PaaS
3 4 (19.05%) SaaS
4 2 (9.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (9.52%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (9.52%) CloudFront
4 2 (9.52%) Serverless
5 1 (4.76%) Akamai
5 1 (4.76%) Amazon EKS
5 1 (4.76%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
5 1 (4.76%) AWS Fargate
5 1 (4.76%) AWS KMS
5 1 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
1 6 (28.57%) Internet
2 5 (23.81%) Network Security
3 2 (9.52%) Bluetooth
3 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) GitLab
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (33.33%) Social Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
3 3 (14.29%) Presentation Skills
4 2 (9.52%) Advertising
4 2 (9.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Security Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) DBA
4 2 (9.52%) DevSecOps Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile Architect
4 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL DBA
4 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Android NDK
1 2 (9.52%) Apache Cordova
1 2 (9.52%) Ionic Framework
1 2 (9.52%) PhoneGap
1 2 (9.52%) React Native
1 2 (9.52%) REST
1 2 (9.52%) SOAP
2 1 (4.76%) Middleware
2 1 (4.76%) Node.js
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) AS400
1 4 (19.05%) Internet of Things
2 2 (9.52%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) Public Cloud
2 2 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Solaris
3 2 (9.52%) Android
3 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Security Architecture
2 7 (33.33%) SIEM
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Architectural Design
3 5 (23.81%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (23.81%) Database Security
3 5 (23.81%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (23.81%) Security Monitoring
4 4 (19.05%) ArchiMate
4 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
4 4 (19.05%) Decision-Making
4 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (19.05%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) High Availability
4 4 (19.05%) Information Security
4 4 (19.05%) Regulatory Compliance
4 4 (19.05%) SABSA
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Optimisation
4 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
5 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Python
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Apple Swift
2 2 (9.52%) C
2 2 (9.52%) C++
2 2 (9.52%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) Kotlin
2 2 (9.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) CISSP
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) GIAC
3 2 (9.52%) SANS
4 1 (4.76%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (4.76%) CCSP
4 1 (4.76%) CEH
4 1 (4.76%) CISA
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CISM
4 1 (4.76%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (4.76%) CSSLP
4 1 (4.76%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) GDPR
2 9 (42.86%) NIST
3 6 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (14.29%) FedRAMP
6 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
7 1 (4.76%) COBIT
7 1 (4.76%) FISMA
7 1 (4.76%) GLBA
7 1 (4.76%) GRC
7 1 (4.76%) NIST 800
7 1 (4.76%) SOC 1
7 1 (4.76%) SOC 2
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Ansible
1 2 (9.52%) CASB
2 1 (4.76%) QRadar
2 1 (4.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.76%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) Splunk
3 1 (4.76%) VMware