The table below looks at the statistics for Ethical Hacking skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethical Hacking
Rank 381 377 375
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Ethical Hacking 6 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.033% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.037% 0.042% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
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£525 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £459 £500 £384
% change year-on-year
-8.25% +30.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.00 -
Ethical Hacking
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16179 16694 15274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.76% 78.62% 76.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11415 11444 10751
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 227 231
Average hourly rate £21.25 £27.53 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.81% +14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £76.75 £73.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Ethical Hacking Jobs Demand Trend in London

Ethical Hacking
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Ethical Hacking Daily Rate Trend in London

Ethical Hacking
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Ethical Hacking Hourly Rate Trend in London

Ethical Hacking
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 Ethical Hacking within the London region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
City of London +13 1 £525 +10.52% 4
Ethical Hacking
England

Ethical Hacking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Ethical Hacking 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 Ethical Hacking.

1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
1 8 (57.14%) Information Security
2 7 (50.00%) CEH
2 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (50.00%) CISSP
2 7 (50.00%) Internet
3 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
3 5 (35.71%) Computer Security
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) Legal
3 5 (35.71%) GCIH
3 5 (35.71%) Digital Forensics
3 5 (35.71%) EnCE
3 5 (35.71%) Data Privacy
3 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (28.57%) Data Security
4 4 (28.57%) Apache
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco
5 3 (21.43%) UNIX
5 3 (21.43%) C++
5 3 (21.43%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) Identity Management
5 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (21.43%) Algorithms
5 3 (21.43%) F5
5 3 (21.43%) SIEM
6 2 (14.29%) Cyber Security

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Ethical Hacking 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 Ethical Hacking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) nginx
2 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) Internet
3 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Juju
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
1 5 (35.71%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Security Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Forensic Investigator
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Management Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Information Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Algorithms
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Information Security
2 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
3 5 (35.71%) Computer Security
3 5 (35.71%) Digital Forensics
3 5 (35.71%) Data Privacy
4 4 (28.57%) Data Security
5 3 (21.43%) Identity Management
5 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (21.43%) SIEM
6 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (14.29%) Cyber Security
6 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
7 1 (7.14%) ITIL
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) Security Management
7 1 (7.14%) Workflow
7 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
7 1 (7.14%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C++
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Tcl
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CISSP
1 7 (50.00%) CEH
2 5 (35.71%) GCIH
2 5 (35.71%) EnCE
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) MCSE
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) CISA
4 1 (7.14%) CISM
4 1 (7.14%) GIAC
4 1 (7.14%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
1 1 (7.14%) ZABBIX
1 1 (7.14%) Cacti
1 1 (7.14%) Munin
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) Cobbler
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) HAProxy
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) logstash
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco
1 3 (21.43%) F5
2 1 (7.14%) Rackspace
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
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