The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CEH 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.55% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.95% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£305 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
205 185 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.12% 18.88% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 76 73
Average daily rate £350 £338 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% -8.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £266 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -0.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +60.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.90 £24.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -20.00%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CEH across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

CEH
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CEH across the Cheshire region.

CEH Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

CEH
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing CEH also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CEH.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) TACACS
1 6 (100.00%) GCIA
1 6 (100.00%) GCIH
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Fortinet
2 5 (83.33%) F5
2 5 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Solaris
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) Websense
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) NetScreen
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) IPsec

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing CEH also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CEH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) TACACS
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) NetScreen
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Solaris
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CISSP
1 6 (100.00%) GCIA
1 6 (100.00%) GCIH
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) Fortinet
2 5 (83.33%) F5
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
3 4 (66.67%) Websense