Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 645 598 636
Rank change year-on-year -47 +38 +10
Contract jobs citing HIPAA 11 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.021% 0.050% 0.038%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.19% 0.39% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 12
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £540 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +54.29% -
10th Percentile £448 £363 £279
90th Percentile £599 £637 £560
UK median daily rate £550 £540 £350
% change year-on-year +1.85% +54.29% -12.50%
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 5,884 6,743 6,102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 11.13% 13.00% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,489 4,081 3,821
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +1.01% +2.19%
10th Percentile £220 £218 £210
90th Percentile £588 £575 £569
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 283 272 327
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.08 £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.78% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.10 £50.74 £47.20
UK median hourly rate £20.25 £21.00 £23.34
% change year-on-year -3.60% -10.03% -6.64%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 - 8 £575 -
South East +2 2 £488 -25.86%
West Midlands -17 1 £430 +1.18%
Midlands -23 1 £430 -20.37%
HIPAA
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 8 (72.73%) Finance
1 8 (72.73%) Information Security
2 7 (63.64%) CISA
2 7 (63.64%) CISM
2 7 (63.64%) CISSP
2 7 (63.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (63.64%) Vulnerability Management
2 7 (63.64%) GDPR
3 6 (54.55%) Network Security
3 6 (54.55%) French Language
4 5 (45.45%) German Language
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (36.36%) Change Management
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (27.27%) Security Operations
7 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
7 2 (18.18%) Security Hardening
7 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (18.18%) SQL
8 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
8 1 (9.09%) ITIL
8 1 (9.09%) Windows
8 1 (9.09%) AIX
8 1 (9.09%) Linux
8 1 (9.09%) Apache
8 1 (9.09%) LAN
8 1 (9.09%) WAN

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 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) French Language
3 5 (45.45%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) Information Security Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) Security Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Azure Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Junior
2 1 (9.09%) Junior PMO
2 1 (9.09%) Network Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Support Officer
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) LPAR
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) AIX
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Information Security
2 7 (63.64%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (36.36%) Acceptance Criteria
3 4 (36.36%) Change Management
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Security Operations
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Security Hardening
6 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 1 (9.09%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (9.09%) Data Science
6 1 (9.09%) Data Security
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) CISA
1 7 (63.64%) CISM
1 7 (63.64%) CISSP
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) GDPR
1 7 (63.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (9.09%) FISMA
3 1 (9.09%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Samba
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco
1 1 (9.09%) CyberArk
1 1 (9.09%) Dell
1 1 (9.09%) EMC
1 1 (9.09%) ForeScout
1 1 (9.09%) HP
1 1 (9.09%) McAfee
1 1 (9.09%) Splunk
1 1 (9.09%) VMware