The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for HIPAA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HIPAA over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 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)
England / London
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 430 411
Contract jobs citing HIPAA 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.005% 0.019%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.041% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £300 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -45.45%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £369 -
% change year-on-year +9.49% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 - -

HIPAA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 2359 2410 2402
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 12.18% 10.88% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1677 1696 1684
Median daily rate £500 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £278 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 17
Median hourly rate £20.50 £22.12 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.30% +1.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.04 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.00 £136.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 £41.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -51.46% +41.37%  

HIPAA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing HIPAA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for HIPAA in London

HIPAA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HIPAA in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for HIPAA in London

HIPAA
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HIPAA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for HIPAA.

1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Data Security
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (100.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 2 (100.00%) FedRAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations

HIPAA
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) IPsec
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
1 2 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Security
1 2 (100.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) FedRAMP
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google