Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 830 794 840
Rank change year-on-year -36 +46 -12
Contract jobs citing HIPAA 28 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.030% 0.017% 0.014%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.25% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 12
England median daily rate £550 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.14% -6.67% -6.83%
10th Percentile £363 £275 £303
90th Percentile £786 £538 £424
UK median daily rate £550 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +57.14% +3.70% -15.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
England median hourly rate £55.00 £51.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.84% - -
UK median hourly rate £55.00 £51.00 -
% change year-on-year +7.84% - -

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 11,428 9,657 11,057
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.42% 11.59% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,421 6,302 7,195
England median daily rate £450 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.76% +2.50%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £238
90th Percentile £638 £638 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £431 £400
% change year-on-year +4.35% +7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 326 327 384
England median hourly rate £22.50 £21.17 £22.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.28% -7.63% +10.45%
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.90 £11.15
90th Percentile £53.43 £52.50 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +16.36%

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 May 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 21 May 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
South East -34 9 £705 +101.43%
London - 8 £550 - 7
Midlands - 7 £375 - 1
East Midlands - 6 £375 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £550 -
North of England - 3 £550 -
West Midlands - 1 £425 -
HIPAA
UK

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 21 (75.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 14 (50.00%) Information Security
2 14 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (42.86%) PCI DSS
3 12 (42.86%) Finance
3 12 (42.86%) CISSP
4 10 (35.71%) CISM
4 10 (35.71%) GDPR
5 9 (32.14%) Public Cloud
5 9 (32.14%) Security Architecture
5 9 (32.14%) CISA
5 9 (32.14%) Firewall
6 8 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (28.57%) PaaS
7 7 (25.00%) Data Protection
7 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (25.00%) SIEM
7 7 (25.00%) Legal
8 6 (21.43%) Banking
8 6 (21.43%) BCP
8 6 (21.43%) IaaS
8 6 (21.43%) PCI QSA
8 6 (21.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (21.43%) DevOps
8 6 (21.43%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 5 (17.86%) Use Case
9 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (17.86%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (17.86%) Java
9 5 (17.86%) Windows

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 5 (17.86%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (28.57%) PaaS
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (21.43%) IaaS
4 6 (21.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (14.29%) SaaS
6 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) LAN
2 3 (10.71%) WAN
3 2 (7.14%) Kerberos
3 2 (7.14%) Network Security
3 2 (7.14%) SSL
4 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.57%) Junos
4 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.57%) Wireless
4 1 (3.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Legal
3 6 (21.43%) Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Architect
2 6 (21.43%) Auditor
2 6 (21.43%) Cloud Architect
2 6 (21.43%) Security Architect
2 6 (21.43%) Security Auditor
3 5 (17.86%) Azure Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Information Security Auditor
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Security Architect
4 4 (14.29%) AWS Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (10.71%) AWS Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Head of IT
5 3 (10.71%) Head of IT Security
5 3 (10.71%) Head of Security
5 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Node.js
2 2 (7.14%) JAAS
2 2 (7.14%) LDAP
2 2 (7.14%) OAuth
2 2 (7.14%) OpenID
2 2 (7.14%) SAML
2 2 (7.14%) XACML
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Public Cloud
2 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (7.14%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Information Security
2 9 (32.14%) Security Architecture
3 7 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 7 (25.00%) SIEM
4 6 (21.43%) BCP
4 6 (21.43%) DevOps
5 5 (17.86%) Identity Management
5 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (17.86%) Use Case
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.29%) Microservices
7 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (10.71%) Decision Tree
7 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.71%) Migration
7 3 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (10.71%) Regulatory Compliance
7 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
7 3 (10.71%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Java
2 4 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) CISSP
2 10 (35.71%) CISM
3 9 (32.14%) CISA
4 6 (21.43%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 6 (21.43%) PCI QSA
5 1 (3.57%) CCNA
5 1 (3.57%) CCNP
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) ISSAP
5 1 (3.57%) JNCIA
5 1 (3.57%) JNCIE
5 1 (3.57%) JNCIP
5 1 (3.57%) JNCIS
5 1 (3.57%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (75.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 12 (42.86%) PCI DSS
3 10 (35.71%) GDPR
4 8 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (10.71%) Basel II
5 3 (10.71%) FISMA
5 3 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (3.57%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (3.57%) FedRAMP
6 1 (3.57%) NIST 800
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.57%) CASB
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
3 1 (3.57%) Brocade
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) F5
3 1 (3.57%) Google
3 1 (3.57%) Juniper
3 1 (3.57%) McAfee
3 1 (3.57%) Palo Alto
3 1 (3.57%) Zscaler