The first table below looks at the demand for CEH in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East of England region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 146 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Contract jobs citing CEH 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.033% 0.042% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £280 £150
% change year-on-year
+42.94% +86.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
552 486 571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.13% 20.46% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 208 270
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £188 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 41 82
Average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -48.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £10.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £37.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
CEH
England

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

CEH
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

CEH Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

CEH
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 1 £300 -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) GPEN
2 1 (50.00%) OSCP
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Progress
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) CSSLP
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) CISMP
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) QADirector
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) GIAC
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) QADirector
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Security Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Tester
2 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Application Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) GIAC
2 1 (50.00%) CISMP
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CSSLP
2 1 (50.00%) GPEN
2 1 (50.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Progress
1 1 (50.00%) HP