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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 170 183 203
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +20
Contract jobs citing CEH 2 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% 0.68% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Median daily rate £510 £511 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.19% -0.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £428 £448
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -4.46%
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
560 739 908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.38% 16.03% 15.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 551 645
Median daily rate £450 £435 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 14
Median hourly rate £16.33 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.71% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £21.25 £26.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.56%

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 30 September 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 6 (85.71%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) CREST Certified
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) Qualys
3 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (28.57%) French Language
4 2 (28.57%) German Language
4 2 (28.57%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (28.57%) Spanish Language
4 2 (28.57%) Security+ Certification
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) Apache
4 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Windows NT
4 2 (28.57%) VMS
4 2 (28.57%) SQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) SMTP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) tcpdump
2 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) French Language
1 2 (28.57%) German Language
1 2 (28.57%) Portuguese Language
1 2 (28.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Security Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) VMS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Ethical Hacker
3 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Security Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Fintech
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Mac OS
2 2 (28.57%) VMS
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows NT
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) OWASP
2 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
2 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (14.29%) Fuzz Testing
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Secure Coding
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Static Program Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CISSP
2 4 (57.14%) CREST Certified
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (14.29%) CEPT
4 1 (14.29%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (14.29%) CISM
4 1 (14.29%) CPTE
4 1 (14.29%) GCIA
4 1 (14.29%) GCIH
4 1 (14.29%) GPEN
4 1 (14.29%) SANS
4 1 (14.29%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Qualys
2 2 (28.57%) Lotus
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) NetApp
2 2 (28.57%) Novell
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) ArcSight
3 1 (14.29%) Splunk
3 1 (14.29%) WorldPay