The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 395 413 382
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -31
Contract jobs citing CEH 17 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.071% 0.044% 0.057%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% 0.29% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 13
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£475 £450 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £390 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3900 3731 3431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.34% 14.97% 15.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2724 2418 2171
Average daily rate £425 £408 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% -2.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 89 115
Average hourly rate £16.16 £18.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.22% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £14.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in London

CEH
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CEH Daily Rate Trend in London

CEH
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CEH across the London region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

CEH Daily Rate Histogram in London

CEH
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the London region over the 3 months to 24 November 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
City of London +21 7 £488 - 1
Bromley - - - - 1
South Croydon - - - -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (89.58%) CISSP
2 35 (72.92%) Information Security
3 32 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
4 25 (52.08%) Ethical Hacking
5 21 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (43.75%) Firewall
5 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 21 (43.75%) ITIL
6 19 (39.58%) GIAC
7 18 (37.50%) Network Security
7 18 (37.50%) Cyber Security
8 17 (35.42%) Change Control
8 17 (35.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (33.33%) Internet
9 16 (33.33%) Finance
10 15 (31.25%) CISM
10 15 (31.25%) TCP/IP
10 15 (31.25%) MCSE
10 15 (31.25%) Information Assurance
11 13 (27.08%) Intranet
11 13 (27.08%) Law
11 13 (27.08%) assyst
12 12 (25.00%) ISMS
13 11 (22.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 11 (22.92%) Windows
14 9 (18.75%) Degree
14 9 (18.75%) CISA
15 8 (16.67%) Security Testing
16 7 (14.58%) Linux
16 7 (14.58%) Tomcat

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (14.58%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.33%) IIS
2 4 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Office
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.42%) MS Visio
3 4 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (27.08%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 21 (43.75%) Firewall
2 18 (37.50%) Network Security
3 16 (33.33%) Internet
4 15 (31.25%) TCP/IP
5 13 (27.08%) Intranet
6 4 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (6.25%) Wireless
7 3 (6.25%) DNS
8 1 (2.08%) SSL
8 1 (2.08%) SAN
8 1 (2.08%) DMZ
8 1 (2.08%) SMTP
8 1 (2.08%) DHCP
8 1 (2.08%) HTTP
8 1 (2.08%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.08%) MySQL
2 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.08%) AppScan
2 1 (2.08%) Metasploit
General
1 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 13 (27.08%) Law
3 3 (6.25%) Legal
4 2 (4.17%) Advertising
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Analyst
1 17 (35.42%) Security Analyst
2 13 (27.08%) Security Specialist
2 13 (27.08%) Information Security Analyst
2 13 (27.08%) Information Analyst
3 12 (25.00%) Product Analyst
3 12 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 12 (25.00%) Product Specialist
3 12 (25.00%) Information Specialist
4 6 (12.50%) Tester
5 5 (10.42%) Security Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Penetration Tester
5 5 (10.42%) Security Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Security Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Test Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Ethical Hacker
7 3 (6.25%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) Middleware
2 1 (2.08%) LAMP
2 1 (2.08%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Management Information System
1 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) CESG
3 2 (4.17%) Open Source
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.08%) PKI
4 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.92%) Windows
2 7 (14.58%) Linux
3 4 (8.33%) UNIX
4 2 (4.17%) Solaris
5 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.08%) Android
5 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (72.92%) Information Security
2 32 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 25 (52.08%) Ethical Hacking
4 21 (43.75%) ITIL
5 18 (37.50%) Cyber Security
6 17 (35.42%) Change Control
7 15 (31.25%) Information Assurance
8 12 (25.00%) ISMS
9 11 (22.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 8 (16.67%) Security Testing
11 5 (10.42%) Business Continuity
11 5 (10.42%) Vulnerability Management
12 4 (8.33%) Digital Forensics
12 4 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
12 4 (8.33%) Test Management
12 4 (8.33%) Incident Management
13 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (6.25%) Computer Security
13 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
13 3 (6.25%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.33%) Python
1 4 (8.33%) Ruby
2 3 (6.25%) PHP
3 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.17%) Perl
4 1 (2.08%) SQL
4 1 (2.08%) C
4 1 (2.08%) C#
4 1 (2.08%) C++
4 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 43 (89.58%) CISSP
2 19 (39.58%) GIAC
3 17 (35.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (31.25%) MCSE
4 15 (31.25%) CISM
5 9 (18.75%) CISA
5 9 (18.75%) Degree
6 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (8.33%) GWAPT
6 4 (8.33%) GCIH
7 3 (6.25%) CCNA
7 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (6.25%) MCP
7 3 (6.25%) SSCP
7 3 (6.25%) GPEN
7 3 (6.25%) OSCP
7 3 (6.25%) EnCE
8 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.17%) MCITP
8 2 (4.17%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.25%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.17%) COBIT
3 2 (4.17%) QA
3 2 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.17%) Nmap
2 1 (2.08%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) Nessus
2 1 (2.08%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle
2 4 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (4.17%) Qualys
3 2 (4.17%) McAfee
4 1 (2.08%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco
4 1 (2.08%) Juniper
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.08%) Symantec
4 1 (2.08%) Tufin
4 1 (2.08%) F5
4 1 (2.08%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.08%) AlgoSec
4 1 (2.08%) Ruckus Wireless
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