The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 159 156 202
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +46
Contract jobs citing CEH 2 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.063% 0.087% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% 0.57% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Median daily rate £450 £511 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.93% +4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £511 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £542 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £438 £390
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
CEH
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
471 526 902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.82% 15.17% 15.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 393 677
Median daily rate £450 £450 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.57% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 15
Median hourly rate £18.10 £19.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.17% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.16 £17.50 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £26.80 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing CEH as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CEH
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

CEH Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CEH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for CEH.

1 5 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (60.00%) GPEN
3 3 (60.00%) CHECK Team Member
4 2 (40.00%) Burp Suite
4 2 (40.00%) Kali Linux
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (40.00%) SANS
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) GIAC
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) IPv6
4 2 (40.00%) CISSP
4 2 (40.00%) OSCP
4 2 (40.00%) OSCE
4 2 (40.00%) OSSTMM
4 2 (40.00%) OWASP
4 2 (40.00%) Nessus
4 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) IPv6
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Burp Suite
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Penetration Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Ethical Hacker
3 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Security Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Kali Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) OSSTMM
2 2 (40.00%) OWASP
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Fuzz Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Secure Coding
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Social Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Static Code Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Static Program Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 3 (60.00%) CHECK Team Member
2 3 (60.00%) GPEN
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) GIAC
3 2 (40.00%) OSCE
3 2 (40.00%) OSCP
3 2 (40.00%) SANS
4 1 (20.00%) CEPT
4 1 (20.00%) CPTE
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nessus