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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 551 544 522
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -22
Contract jobs citing CEH 38 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.032% 0.027%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% 0.18% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 4 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £398 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £468 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
CEH
UK

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
10434 8390 8135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.68% 17.76% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6117 4767 4313
Average daily rate £398 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 487 351 562
Average hourly rate £18.03 £18.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.16% -21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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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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 +21 16 £415 -7.77% 4
South East -16 7 £290 - 6
Yorkshire - 6 £390 - 6
North West - 2 £305 - 1
East of England - 2 £525 -
East Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 2
CEH
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CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 87 (94.57%) CISSP
2 51 (55.43%) Information Security
3 44 (47.83%) ITIL
4 43 (46.74%) Penetration Testing
5 41 (44.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 37 (40.22%) Firewall
7 30 (32.61%) Microsoft
8 28 (30.43%) TCP/IP
8 28 (30.43%) Windows
9 26 (28.26%) CISM
9 26 (28.26%) Ethical Hacking
9 26 (28.26%) Information Assurance
10 24 (26.09%) GIAC
10 24 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
11 23 (25.00%) Internet
11 23 (25.00%) Linux
12 22 (23.91%) MCSE
13 21 (22.83%) Cyber Security
13 21 (22.83%) Network Security
14 20 (21.74%) Finance
15 18 (19.57%) Management Information System
15 18 (19.57%) Change Control
16 17 (18.48%) Risk Management
17 16 (17.39%) Incident Management
17 16 (17.39%) Nessus
18 15 (16.30%) Vulnerability Management
18 15 (16.30%) Security Cleared
19 14 (15.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 13 (14.13%) assyst
20 13 (14.13%) OWASP

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 12 (13.04%) IIS
2 7 (7.61%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.35%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.26%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (14.13%) MS Office
2 12 (13.04%) MS Visio
3 7 (7.61%) MS Excel
4 4 (4.35%) MS Project
4 4 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (14.13%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.04%) IaaS
2 1 (1.09%) SaaS
2 1 (1.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (40.22%) Firewall
2 28 (30.43%) TCP/IP
3 23 (25.00%) Internet
4 21 (22.83%) Network Security
5 13 (14.13%) Intranet
6 11 (11.96%) Wireless
7 9 (9.78%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (8.70%) SAN
9 6 (6.52%) TACACS
10 5 (5.43%) DNS
11 3 (3.26%) SSL
12 2 (2.17%) HTTP
12 2 (2.17%) LAN
12 2 (2.17%) WAN
12 2 (2.17%) SMTP
12 2 (2.17%) Reverse Proxy
13 1 (1.09%) VLAN
13 1 (1.09%) Wireshark
13 1 (1.09%) IntruShield
13 1 (1.09%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Metasploit
2 3 (3.26%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.09%) AppScan
3 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
General
1 20 (21.74%) Finance
2 13 (14.13%) Law
3 12 (13.04%) Manufacturing
4 7 (7.61%) Legal
5 3 (3.26%) Retail
5 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.17%) Advertising
6 2 (2.17%) Banking
7 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (35.87%) Analyst
2 32 (34.78%) Security Analyst
3 15 (16.30%) Security Architect
3 15 (16.30%) Architect
4 14 (15.22%) Security Specialist
5 13 (14.13%) Information Security Analyst
5 13 (14.13%) Information Analyst
6 12 (13.04%) Product Specialist
6 12 (13.04%) Information Specialist
6 12 (13.04%) Product Analyst
6 12 (13.04%) Information Security Specialist
7 10 (10.87%) Tester
7 10 (10.87%) IT Security Analyst
8 9 (9.78%) Consultant
8 9 (9.78%) Penetration Tester
9 8 (8.70%) Security Consultant
10 6 (6.52%) Lead Security Architect
10 6 (6.52%) Lead Architect
11 5 (5.43%) Firewall Engineer
11 5 (5.43%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) Middleware
1 2 (2.17%) JSP
2 1 (1.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.57%) Management Information System
2 12 (13.04%) RMADS
3 6 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.35%) CESG
6 2 (2.17%) PKI
7 1 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.09%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.43%) Windows
2 23 (25.00%) Linux
3 12 (13.04%) UNIX
4 8 (8.70%) Solaris
5 3 (3.26%) AIX
6 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.09%) Android
6 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (55.43%) Information Security
2 44 (47.83%) ITIL
3 43 (46.74%) Penetration Testing
4 26 (28.26%) Ethical Hacking
4 26 (28.26%) Information Assurance
5 21 (22.83%) Cyber Security
6 18 (19.57%) Change Control
7 17 (18.48%) Risk Management
8 16 (17.39%) Incident Management
9 15 (16.30%) Vulnerability Management
10 14 (15.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 13 (14.13%) OWASP
12 12 (13.04%) SOA
12 12 (13.04%) ISMS
13 8 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (8.70%) Coaching
14 6 (6.52%) Risk Assessment
14 6 (6.52%) Security Architecture
14 6 (6.52%) Digital Forensics
14 6 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.70%) SQL
2 5 (5.43%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.26%) Ruby
3 3 (3.26%) C
3 3 (3.26%) Python
4 2 (2.17%) Perl
5 1 (1.09%) PHP
5 1 (1.09%) C#
5 1 (1.09%) C++
5 1 (1.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 87 (94.57%) CISSP
2 26 (28.26%) CISM
3 24 (26.09%) GIAC
3 24 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (23.91%) MCSE
5 15 (16.30%) Security Cleared
6 13 (14.13%) CISA
6 13 (14.13%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (13.04%) CCNA
7 12 (13.04%) GCIH
7 12 (13.04%) DV Cleared
8 10 (10.87%) MCP
9 9 (9.78%) Degree
10 6 (6.52%) OSCP
10 6 (6.52%) GCIA
11 5 (5.43%) EnCE
12 4 (4.35%) SSCP
12 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
12 4 (4.35%) GWAPT
13 3 (3.26%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (44.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (13.04%) ISO 9000
3 11 (11.96%) PCI DSS
4 4 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 4 (4.35%) COBIT
5 2 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.17%) QA
6 1 (1.09%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.43%) Nmap
3 2 (2.17%) UAG
4 1 (1.09%) Snort
Systems Management
1 16 (17.39%) Nessus
2 8 (8.70%) SCCM
3 4 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (3.26%) WebInspect
4 3 (3.26%) CORE IMPACT
5 2 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 30 (32.61%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.96%) Qualys
2 11 (11.96%) McAfee
2 11 (11.96%) Cisco
3 8 (8.70%) Juniper
4 7 (7.61%) F5
5 6 (6.52%) Fortinet
6 5 (5.43%) Websense
6 5 (5.43%) CheckPoint
6 5 (5.43%) IBM
7 4 (4.35%) HP
7 4 (4.35%) Oracle
8 3 (3.26%) ArcSight
9 2 (2.17%) Symantec
9 2 (2.17%) Ruckus Wireless
9 2 (2.17%) Sourcefire
9 2 (2.17%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.09%) Brocade
10 1 (1.09%) Tripwire
10 1 (1.09%) Rapid7
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