The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 553 545 512
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -33
Contract jobs citing CEH 28 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.047% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 0.25% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 8
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£449 £432 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.87% -5.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £263 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £470 £623
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £375 £310
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.96%
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 England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9288 9369 7708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.79% 19.35% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5409 5541 4128
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 445 476 423
Average hourly rate £22.92 £19.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.60% -20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.14 £13.47 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.18%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in England

CEH
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CEH Daily Rate Trend in England

CEH
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CEH across the England region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

CEH Daily Rate Histogram in England

CEH
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CEH Hourly Rate Trend in England

CEH
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London +8 18 £448 +0.56% 9
South East -10 4 £425 +32.81% 10
North West -14 3 £525 +16.66%
West Midlands - 2 £550 - 2
South West +3 1 - - 2
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CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 43 (71.67%) CISSP
2 34 (56.67%) Information Security
3 26 (43.33%) Firewall
4 20 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 16 (26.67%) GIAC
5 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 15 (25.00%) ITIL
6 15 (25.00%) CISM
6 15 (25.00%) PCI DSS
7 14 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (20.00%) CCNA
8 12 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
8 12 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 12 (20.00%) SIEM
8 12 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (18.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 11 (18.33%) Linux
10 10 (16.67%) Finance
11 9 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 9 (15.00%) Incident Management
11 9 (15.00%) SSCP
11 9 (15.00%) Cyber Security
12 8 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 8 (13.33%) MCP
12 8 (13.33%) Windows
12 8 (13.33%) Qualys
13 7 (11.67%) Nessus
13 7 (11.67%) CISMP
13 7 (11.67%) SQL
13 7 (11.67%) IIS

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.67%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) MS Office
2 4 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (43.33%) Firewall
2 7 (11.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (11.67%) Internet
3 6 (10.00%) Wireless
4 5 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (6.67%) SAN
6 3 (5.00%) Intranet
6 3 (5.00%) DNS
6 3 (5.00%) Network Security
6 3 (5.00%) Extranet
6 3 (5.00%) DHCP
7 1 (1.67%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) TestDirector
2 3 (5.00%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Legal
2 6 (10.00%) Retail
3 4 (6.67%) Banking
4 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (56.67%) Analyst
2 30 (50.00%) Security Analyst
3 16 (26.67%) IT Security Analyst
4 11 (18.33%) Security Consultant
4 11 (18.33%) Consultant
5 7 (11.67%) Tester
5 7 (11.67%) Penetration Tester
6 5 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Information Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) IT Security Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) IT Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Security Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Security Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Risk Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Incident Manager
8 3 (5.00%) IT Risk Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Security Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) Web Services
1 3 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.33%) PKI
3 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.67%) FMCG
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.33%) Linux
2 8 (13.33%) Windows
3 6 (10.00%) UNIX
4 2 (3.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (56.67%) Information Security
2 20 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (25.00%) ITIL
4 12 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 12 (20.00%) SIEM
4 12 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 12 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
5 9 (15.00%) Cyber Security
5 9 (15.00%) Incident Management
5 9 (15.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 6 (10.00%) Security Patching
7 5 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.67%) Asset Management
8 4 (6.67%) Data Security
8 4 (6.67%) OWASP
8 4 (6.67%) Digital Forensics
8 4 (6.67%) Test Scripting
8 4 (6.67%) Use Case
8 4 (6.67%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) SQL
2 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 43 (71.67%) CISSP
2 16 (26.67%) GIAC
3 15 (25.00%) CISM
4 14 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (20.00%) CCNA
6 9 (15.00%) SSCP
7 8 (13.33%) MCP
8 7 (11.67%) CISMP
8 7 (11.67%) Security Cleared
9 6 (10.00%) GCIH
9 6 (10.00%) CISA
10 5 (8.33%) CCNP
10 5 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (8.33%) GSEC
10 5 (8.33%) MCSE
10 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (8.33%) OSCP
10 5 (8.33%) Degree
11 4 (6.67%) GPEN
12 3 (5.00%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 11 (18.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 5 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (8.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) Nessus
2 6 (10.00%) WSUS
3 5 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (6.67%) SCCM
5 3 (5.00%) Nmap
5 3 (5.00%) WebInspect
5 3 (5.00%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) Qualys
3 7 (11.67%) ArcSight
3 7 (11.67%) HP
4 5 (8.33%) Websense
5 4 (6.67%) Symantec
5 4 (6.67%) McAfee
6 3 (5.00%) Splunk
7 1 (1.67%) Cisco
7 1 (1.67%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (1.67%) Imperva
7 1 (1.67%) Tufin
7 1 (1.67%) F5
7 1 (1.67%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.67%) Juniper
7 1 (1.67%) Sun
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