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 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
England / London
Rank 377 386 401
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +15
Contract jobs citing CEH 20 33 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.15% 0.052%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.62% 0.83% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 21 8
Median daily rate £475 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £650 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3244 3975 3636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.99% 18.54% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2244 2753 2403
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 60 87
Median hourly rate £26.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.98 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.51% +84.44%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing CEH as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the London region over the 3 months to 25 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
City of London +13 5 £525 +5.00% 1
Docklands, London - 2 £525 -
Harrow +5 1 - -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region with a requirement for CEH.

1 21 (65.63%) CISSP
2 15 (46.88%) Information Security
3 13 (40.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (40.63%) SIEM
4 11 (34.38%) CISM
5 10 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (31.25%) CREST Certified
6 8 (25.00%) ITIL
6 8 (25.00%) Linux
7 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
7 7 (21.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (21.88%) Nessus
7 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
7 7 (21.88%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (18.75%) OSCP
8 6 (18.75%) PCI DSS
8 6 (18.75%) Firewall
8 6 (18.75%) Windows
9 5 (15.63%) Finance
9 5 (15.63%) GIAC
9 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
9 5 (15.63%) Splunk
9 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (15.63%) SANS
10 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (12.50%) Change Control
10 4 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
10 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (12.50%) Security Operations

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) IaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) PaaS
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) Network Security
3 2 (6.25%) HTTP
3 2 (6.25%) IPv6
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (3.13%) LDAP
4 1 (3.13%) SSH
4 1 (3.13%) SSL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Metasploit
2 2 (6.25%) AppScan
2 2 (6.25%) Burp Suite
3 1 (3.13%) sqlmap
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Analyst
1 9 (28.13%) Security Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Penetration Tester
2 6 (18.75%) Tester
3 5 (15.63%) Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Security Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Security Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Security Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Firewall Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Tester
6 2 (6.25%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.25%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Lead Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Security Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (3.13%) OAuth
1 1 (3.13%) OAuth2
1 1 (3.13%) OpenID
1 1 (3.13%) RESTful
1 1 (3.13%) SAML
1 1 (3.13%) SOAP
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) CESG
2 2 (6.25%) Fintech
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Blog
3 1 (3.13%) BYOD
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Cybercrime
3 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Kali Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Unix
5 1 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Information Security
2 13 (40.63%) SIEM
3 10 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (25.00%) ITIL
5 7 (21.88%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (21.88%) Risk Management
5 7 (21.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
6 5 (15.63%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (12.50%) Change Control
7 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (12.50%) Open Source
7 4 (12.50%) OWASP
7 4 (12.50%) Protective Monitoring
7 4 (12.50%) Security Architecture
7 4 (12.50%) Security Operations
7 4 (12.50%) Security Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Release Management
8 3 (9.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) Perl
1 3 (9.38%) Python
1 3 (9.38%) Ruby
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (65.63%) CISSP
2 11 (34.38%) CISM
3 10 (31.25%) CREST Certified
4 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
5 6 (18.75%) OSCP
6 5 (15.63%) GIAC
6 5 (15.63%) SANS
7 4 (12.50%) CISMP
8 3 (9.38%) DV Cleared
8 3 (9.38%) GCWN
8 3 (9.38%) GISF
8 3 (9.38%) OSCE
8 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
8 3 (9.38%) SSCP
9 2 (6.25%) CHECK Team Leader
9 2 (6.25%) CHECK Team Member
9 2 (6.25%) CHFI
9 2 (6.25%) CISA
9 2 (6.25%) Degree
9 2 (6.25%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (40.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (18.75%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.25%) QA
4 1 (3.13%) COBIT
4 1 (3.13%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (3.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (3.13%) GDPR
4 1 (3.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (3.13%) ISO 9000
4 1 (3.13%) ISO22301
4 1 (3.13%) ISO27002
4 1 (3.13%) ISO27005
4 1 (3.13%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.38%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) Nessus
2 4 (12.50%) Nmap
3 2 (6.25%) Nexpose
3 2 (6.25%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Splunk
2 3 (9.38%) Forcepoint
2 3 (9.38%) Sophos
2 3 (9.38%) Trustwave
3 2 (6.25%) Acunetix
3 2 (6.25%) AlienVault
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
3 2 (6.25%) F5
3 2 (6.25%) Fortinet
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) WorldPay
4 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.13%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) Juniper
4 1 (3.13%) LogRhythm