Period
to 19 February 2020

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 February 2020 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 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 547 642 605
Rank change year-on-year +95 -37 +19
Contract jobs citing HIPAA 2 8 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.005% 0.015% 0.058%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.049% 0.13% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 27
UK excluding London median daily rate £650 £575 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.04% +6.48% +54.29%
UK median daily rate £650 £550 £540
% change year-on-year +18.18% +1.85% +54.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 4,060 5,985 6,788
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 10.58% 11.28% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,332 3,566 4,137
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.24% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £200 £225 £225
90th Percentile £595 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £445
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 289 268
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.68 £20.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.94% -10.02% +0.11%
10th Percentile £12.81 £11.23 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.23 £48.75 £55.75
UK median hourly rate £24.24 £20.42 £21.35
% change year-on-year +18.67% -4.36% -0.69%

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 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 19 February 2020. 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 +79 1 - - 1
North of England - 1 £650 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £650 -
HIPAA
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) FISMA
2 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) IISP
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing

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 (50.00%) IIS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) FISMA
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley