The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 148 150 134
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Contract jobs citing CEH 6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.13% 0.100%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.85% 0.62% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £488 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
CEH
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
708 802 588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.35% 21.23% 19.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 421 295
Median daily rate £400 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £213 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 62 50
Median hourly rate £42.73 £30.52 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +38.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £14.85 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £56.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing CEH as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CEH
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

CEH Daily Rate Trend in the North West

CEH
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Manchester - 5 - - 4
Merseyside - 1 - - 2
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 North West region with a requirement for CEH.

1 9 (100.00%) CISSP
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (88.89%) Vulnerability Management
2 8 (88.89%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (88.89%) Security Operations
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (77.78%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (77.78%) PKI
3 7 (77.78%) CISM
3 7 (77.78%) GCIH
3 7 (77.78%) Email Filtering
3 7 (77.78%) Web Filtering
3 7 (77.78%) PCI DSS
4 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) GIAC
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) CCNP
5 1 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) DHCP
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
1 8 (88.89%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DMZ
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless Security
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Security Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Handler
2 1 (11.11%) Information Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) PKI
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (88.89%) Kalman Filter
2 8 (88.89%) Security Operations
2 8 (88.89%) Vulnerability Management
3 7 (77.78%) Email Filtering
3 7 (77.78%) Penetration Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Web Filtering
4 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (11.11%) Data Privacy
5 1 (11.11%) Database Security
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) SIEM
5 1 (11.11%) Threat Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (77.78%) CISM
2 7 (77.78%) GCIH
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) GIAC
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) GCFA
4 1 (11.11%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
1 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
1 1 (11.11%) Juniper
1 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto