The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
England / East of England
Rank 116 120 118
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing CEH 4 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.085% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.94% 0.44% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £556 £373 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.32% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £400 £310
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.50

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

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
424 453 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.11% 19.21% 15.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 233 188
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £548 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 56 49
Median hourly rate £41.00 £46.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.86% +104.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.00 £42.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £41.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +82.22%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing CEH as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

CEH Hourly 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 2 £538 - 1
Suffolk - 2 £575 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for CEH.

1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (25.00%) AppScan
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Nexpose
3 1 (25.00%) QRadar
3 1 (25.00%) CREST Certified
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) OSCP
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Acunetix
3 1 (25.00%) IBM

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) AppScan
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Web Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Security Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) CREST Certified
3 1 (25.00%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nexpose
1 1 (25.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Acunetix
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk