Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding 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 6 months to 19 November 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 > UK excluding London
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 644 632 659
Rank change year-on-year -12 +27 +9
Contract jobs citing HIPAA 10 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.018% 0.040% 0.021%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.16% 0.32% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 7
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £540 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.46% +27.06% +6.25%
10th Percentile £439 £482 £329
90th Percentile £713 £588 £688
UK median daily rate £515 £540 £475
% change year-on-year -4.63% +13.68% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK excluding London 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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 6,177 6,663 6,606
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 11.22% 12.57% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,638 4,005 4,120
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.21% +2.56% +1.30%
10th Percentile £218 £213 £210
90th Percentile £575 £563 £550
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 294 290 351
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -20.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £11.12 £10.59 £10.30
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.13 £45.75
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £22.84
% change year-on-year +10.00% -12.42% +1.49%

HIPAA
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing HIPAA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for HIPAA in the UK excluding London

HIPAA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HIPAA in the UK excluding London

HIPAA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HIPAA in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HIPAA in the UK excluding London

HIPAA
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HIPAA within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
East of England - 5 £588 -
South East -18 4 £500 +48.15%
Midlands -34 1 £430 -20.37%
West Midlands - 1 £430 -
HIPAA
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for HIPAA.

1 7 (70.00%) Information Security
2 6 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (60.00%) GDPR
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (40.00%) CISA
4 4 (40.00%) CISM
4 4 (40.00%) Change Management
4 4 (40.00%) CISSP
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) French Language
5 3 (30.00%) German Language
5 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (30.00%) Network Security
5 3 (30.00%) Public Cloud
6 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
6 2 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (20.00%) Microservices
6 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) Decision-Making
6 2 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (20.00%) Scala
6 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Migration

HIPAA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) French Language
2 3 (30.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Architect
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Junior PMO
3 1 (10.00%) Network Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Support Officer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (10.00%) LPAR
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Microservices
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Data Science
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) Scala
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CISA
1 4 (40.00%) CISM
1 4 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) GDPR
1 6 (60.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (10.00%) FISMA
3 1 (10.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Samba
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) CyberArk
1 1 (10.00%) Dell
1 1 (10.00%) EMC
1 1 (10.00%) ForeScout
1 1 (10.00%) HP
1 1 (10.00%) McAfee
1 1 (10.00%) Splunk
1 1 (10.00%) VMware