Period
to 13 October 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 13 October 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
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 593 652 626
Rank change year-on-year +59 -26 +40
Contract jobs citing HIPAA 11 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.024% 0.018% 0.031%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% 0.16% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 14
UK excluding London median daily rate £489 £775 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.94% +43.52% +54.29%
10th Percentile £370 £575 £388
90th Percentile £649 £800 £584
UK median daily rate £500 £521 £540
% change year-on-year -4.03% -3.52% +54.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate £120.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £120.00 - -

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 5,084 6,201 6,395
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 11.11% 11.40% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,994 3,601 3,817
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £200 £214 £210
90th Percentile £590 £575 £560
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £440
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 333 315 292
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.59 £21.76 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.41% +8.80% -20.00%
10th Percentile £10.80 £11.25 £10.51
90th Percentile £61.20 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £21.46 £21.76 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.39% +8.80% -11.11%

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 13 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HIPAA in the UK excluding London

HIPAA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 13 October 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
Wales - 5 £390 -
Yorkshire - 3 £540 -
North of England - 3 £540 -
South East +33 2 £663 -14.52%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
HIPAA
UK

For the 6 months to 13 October 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 9 (81.82%) CISSP
2 8 (72.73%) CISM
3 7 (63.64%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (54.55%) SANS
4 6 (54.55%) GDPR
4 6 (54.55%) Information Security
5 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 5 (45.45%) JIRA
5 5 (45.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
5 5 (45.45%) Identity Access Management
5 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (45.45%) Office 365
6 4 (36.36%) Analytics
6 4 (36.36%) User Stories
6 4 (36.36%) Information Architecture
6 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (36.36%) Balsamiq
6 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
6 4 (36.36%) UX Design
6 4 (36.36%) Product Management
6 4 (36.36%) Azure
6 4 (36.36%) Software Delivery
6 4 (36.36%) User Experience
6 4 (36.36%) Target Operating Model
6 4 (36.36%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2

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%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
2 4 (36.36%) Azure
3 1 (9.09%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Intranet
2 1 (9.09%) 802.11
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) WebEx
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) JIRA
1 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (36.36%) Balsamiq
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Security Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Security Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Security Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Information Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Security Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) 802.1X
1 1 (9.09%) LDAP
1 1 (9.09%) ModSecurity
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
3 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 1 (9.09%) Internet of Things
3 1 (9.09%) iPhone
3 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (54.55%) Information Security
3 5 (45.45%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Analytics
4 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Information Architecture
4 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
4 4 (36.36%) Product Management
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Software Delivery
4 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (36.36%) Target Operating Model
4 4 (36.36%) User Stories
4 4 (36.36%) UX Design
5 3 (27.27%) Security Operations
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management
6 2 (18.18%) Data Encryption
6 2 (18.18%) Project Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CISSP
2 8 (72.73%) CISM
3 6 (54.55%) SANS
4 4 (36.36%) ISEB
4 4 (36.36%) PMI Certification
4 4 (36.36%) PMP
5 3 (27.27%) CISA
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (9.09%) GIAC
6 1 (9.09%) ISACA
6 1 (9.09%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) GDPR
1 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (45.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (36.36%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
4 3 (27.27%) FISMA
5 2 (18.18%) NIST
6 1 (9.09%) GAMP
6 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (9.09%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) BitLocker
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) BMC
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) Dell
2 1 (9.09%) Forcepoint
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Remedy
2 1 (9.09%) Symantec