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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 553 591 565
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -26
Contract jobs citing CEH 67 27 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.054% 0.065%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.63% 0.29% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 18 18
Median daily rate £500 £449 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £569 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £463 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
10661 9399 9311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.58% 18.77% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6734 5581 5446
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 470 435
Median hourly rate £27.90 £23.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.30% +21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £24.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.67% +20.60%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing CEH as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +15 34 £500 +15.94% 12
South East +8 21 £499 +7.83% 8
North West -6 6 - - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £500 - 2
East of England - 2 £400 -
South West +3 1 £500 - 1
CEH
UK

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 England region with a requirement for CEH.

1 104 (75.36%) CISSP
2 63 (45.65%) Ethical Hacking
3 58 (42.03%) Information Security
4 56 (40.58%) Penetration Testing
5 52 (37.68%) CISM
6 40 (28.99%) Cybersecurity
7 34 (24.64%) GIAC
8 30 (21.74%) SIEM
8 30 (21.74%) CREST Certified
9 29 (21.01%) Security Operations
9 29 (21.01%) Security Architecture
10 28 (20.29%) PCI DSS
11 25 (18.12%) Security Cleared
12 24 (17.39%) Security Testing
12 24 (17.39%) Python
13 23 (16.67%) Windows
13 23 (16.67%) Finance
13 23 (16.67%) Network Security
13 23 (16.67%) GCIH
13 23 (16.67%) Degree
14 21 (15.22%) OWASP
15 20 (14.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 20 (14.49%) CESG
15 20 (14.49%) Intrusion Detection
15 20 (14.49%) Management Information System
15 20 (14.49%) CESG Certified Professional
16 19 (13.77%) Vulnerability Management
16 19 (13.77%) Risk Management
17 18 (13.04%) Firewall
17 18 (13.04%) GCIA

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.52%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.17%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.45%) Apache
3 2 (1.45%) IIS
3 2 (1.45%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.45%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.45%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (16.67%) Network Security
2 20 (14.49%) Intrusion Detection
3 18 (13.04%) Firewall
4 15 (10.87%) Internet
5 14 (10.14%) TCP/IP
6 12 (8.70%) FTP
6 12 (8.70%) SMTP
7 10 (7.25%) IPsec
8 9 (6.52%) SSH
8 9 (6.52%) Wireless
9 8 (5.80%) VPN
10 5 (3.62%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (3.62%) DNS
11 4 (2.90%) WAN
12 3 (2.17%) HTTP
12 3 (2.17%) LAN
12 3 (2.17%) SSL
13 2 (1.45%) DHCP
13 2 (1.45%) LDAP
13 2 (1.45%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.97%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (5.80%) Metasploit
2 3 (2.17%) AppScan
3 2 (1.45%) Burp Suite
General
1 23 (16.67%) Finance
2 9 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.80%) Retail
4 3 (2.17%) Legal
5 2 (1.45%) French Language
5 2 (1.45%) German Language
5 2 (1.45%) Law
5 2 (1.45%) Portuguese Language
5 2 (1.45%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (28.99%) Analyst
2 35 (25.36%) Security Analyst
3 20 (14.49%) Penetration Tester
3 20 (14.49%) Tester
4 15 (10.87%) Architect
4 15 (10.87%) Security Architect
5 14 (10.14%) Consultant
5 14 (10.14%) Security Consultant
6 13 (9.42%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 12 (8.70%) Security Engineer
7 12 (8.70%) Security Specialist
8 9 (6.52%) Security Advisor
9 8 (5.80%) Information Analyst
9 8 (5.80%) Information Security Analyst
10 7 (5.07%) Operations Analyst
10 7 (5.07%) Security Operations Analyst
10 7 (5.07%) SOC Analyst
11 6 (4.35%) Information Architect
11 6 (4.35%) Information Security Architect
12 5 (3.62%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.49%) CESG
1 20 (14.49%) Management Information System
2 12 (8.70%) Cyberthreat
3 11 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.97%) Cryptography
3 11 (7.97%) Security Operations Centre
4 9 (6.52%) Client/Server
5 6 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (3.62%) iPad
6 5 (3.62%) PKI
7 4 (2.90%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.90%) Virtual Team
8 3 (2.17%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.45%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.45%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.72%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.72%) NHS
10 1 (0.72%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.67%) Windows
2 17 (12.32%) Unix
3 15 (10.87%) Linux
4 9 (6.52%) Windows Vista
5 3 (2.17%) Kali Linux
6 2 (1.45%) Android
6 2 (1.45%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.45%) CentOS
6 2 (1.45%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.45%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.45%) VMS
6 2 (1.45%) Windows NT
6 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (45.65%) Ethical Hacking
2 58 (42.03%) Information Security
3 56 (40.58%) Penetration Testing
4 40 (28.99%) Cybersecurity
5 30 (21.74%) SIEM
6 29 (21.01%) Security Architecture
6 29 (21.01%) Security Operations
7 24 (17.39%) Security Testing
8 21 (15.22%) OWASP
9 19 (13.77%) Risk Management
9 19 (13.77%) Vulnerability Management
10 18 (13.04%) Information Assurance
11 17 (12.32%) Incident Management
12 16 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (11.59%) Risk Assessment
13 14 (10.14%) Data Protection
14 13 (9.42%) Fuzz Testing
14 13 (9.42%) ISMS
14 13 (9.42%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 12 (8.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (17.39%) Python
2 12 (8.70%) Perl
3 11 (7.97%) PowerShell
4 10 (7.25%) C#
5 9 (6.52%) C
6 8 (5.80%) C++
6 8 (5.80%) Java
7 6 (4.35%) VB
8 5 (3.62%) Ruby
9 3 (2.17%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.17%) SQL
10 2 (1.45%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 104 (75.36%) CISSP
2 52 (37.68%) CISM
3 34 (24.64%) GIAC
4 30 (21.74%) CREST Certified
5 25 (18.12%) Security Cleared
6 23 (16.67%) Degree
6 23 (16.67%) GCIH
7 20 (14.49%) CESG Certified Professional
8 18 (13.04%) GCIA
9 17 (12.32%) SANS
10 16 (11.59%) CISA
11 13 (9.42%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (8.70%) SC Cleared
13 10 (7.25%) OSCP
14 9 (6.52%) CCNA
15 8 (5.80%) ISACA
16 7 (5.07%) GPEN
17 6 (4.35%) CEPT
17 6 (4.35%) DV Cleared
18 5 (3.62%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (20.29%) PCI DSS
2 20 (14.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (12.32%) RMADS
4 10 (7.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (1.45%) COBIT
7 1 (0.72%) HMG Infosec
7 1 (0.72%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 14 (10.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.52%) Sendmail
3 4 (2.90%) Snort
4 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.45%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (8.70%) Nessus
2 8 (5.80%) RSA Security Analytics
3 5 (3.62%) RSA Archer
4 3 (2.17%) Nmap
4 3 (2.17%) OpenVAS
5 2 (1.45%) Endace
5 2 (1.45%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 2 (1.45%) Puppet
5 2 (1.45%) QRadar
5 2 (1.45%) SCCM
6 1 (0.72%) EnCase
6 1 (0.72%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.72%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.72%) RSA enVision
6 1 (0.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (12.32%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.42%) Qualys
3 11 (7.97%) Oracle
4 9 (6.52%) Cisco
4 9 (6.52%) Citrix
5 8 (5.80%) NetWitness
6 7 (5.07%) CheckPoint
7 6 (4.35%) Sourcefire
8 5 (3.62%) FireEye
9 4 (2.90%) F5
9 4 (2.90%) IBM
9 4 (2.90%) LogRhythm
9 4 (2.90%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.90%) Splunk
9 4 (2.90%) Symantec
10 3 (2.17%) ArcSight
10 3 (2.17%) Lotus
10 3 (2.17%) Palo Alto
10 3 (2.17%) Veracode
11 2 (1.45%) NetApp
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