The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
England / South East
Rank 219 236 253
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +17
Contract jobs citing CEH 20 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.24% 0.066%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.00% 0.87% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 5
Median daily rate £428 £425 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.70% +46.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £420 £310
% change year-on-year
+13.09% +35.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1994 2286 2554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.24% 27.86% 28.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1205 1358 1236
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £266 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 122 121
Median hourly rate £23.27 £42.50 £18.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.25% +133.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £60.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +105.26%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CEH
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

CEH Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CEH
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CEH across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

CEH Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

CEH
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CEH across the South East region.

CEH Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

CEH
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Buckinghamshire +10 12 £405 -19.00% 1
Surrey +10 3 £419 -1.52%
Berkshire +1 2 £563 +48.02% 5
Oxfordshire -5 1 - - 3
Hampshire - 1 £438 - 1
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 South East region with a requirement for CEH.

1 29 (61.70%) CISSP
2 26 (55.32%) Windows
3 24 (51.06%) Ethical Hacking
3 24 (51.06%) Security Cleared
4 22 (46.81%) Risk Management
4 22 (46.81%) Cybersecurity
5 20 (42.55%) Penetration Testing
6 19 (40.43%) Unix
6 19 (40.43%) CREST Certified
7 16 (34.04%) CISM
7 16 (34.04%) SC Cleared
7 16 (34.04%) Information Security
8 14 (29.79%) PowerShell
8 14 (29.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 14 (29.79%) Python
8 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
9 13 (27.66%) DV Cleared
10 12 (25.53%) Security Testing
10 12 (25.53%) OSCP
11 11 (23.40%) SMTP
11 11 (23.40%) FTP
12 9 (19.15%) Active Directory
12 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
12 9 (19.15%) Finance
12 9 (19.15%) Cryptography
13 8 (17.02%) GCIA
13 8 (17.02%) GCIH
13 8 (17.02%) GIAC
13 8 (17.02%) VB
13 8 (17.02%) C#

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (8.51%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
2 4 (8.51%) MS Project
2 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) FTP
1 11 (23.40%) SMTP
2 7 (14.89%) VPN
3 6 (12.77%) DNS
3 6 (12.77%) IPsec
4 5 (10.64%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (10.64%) SSH
5 4 (8.51%) Firewall
5 4 (8.51%) Internet
6 2 (4.26%) Network Security
6 2 (4.26%) Wireless
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.13%) NetScreen
7 1 (2.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Metasploit
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Legal
3 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Analyst
2 12 (25.53%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 12 (25.53%) Security Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Consultant
3 7 (14.89%) Security Consultant
4 6 (12.77%) Information Assurance Leader
4 6 (12.77%) Penetration Tester
4 6 (12.77%) Tester
5 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Architect
6 4 (8.51%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Security Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Security Technical Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Security Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) Information Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Junior
7 2 (4.26%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.13%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Cryptography
2 8 (17.02%) Cyberthreat
3 7 (14.89%) CESG
3 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
4 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (10.64%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
6 2 (4.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (4.26%) PKI
7 1 (2.13%) Fat Client
7 1 (2.13%) Smart Meter
7 1 (2.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) Windows
2 19 (40.43%) Unix
3 6 (12.77%) CentOS
3 6 (12.77%) Linux
3 6 (12.77%) Ubuntu
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) Ethical Hacking
2 22 (46.81%) Cybersecurity
2 22 (46.81%) Risk Management
3 20 (42.55%) Penetration Testing
4 16 (34.04%) Information Security
5 14 (29.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 12 (25.53%) Security Testing
7 8 (17.02%) Information Assurance
8 7 (14.89%) Incident Management
8 7 (14.89%) Protective Monitoring
9 6 (12.77%) Fuzz Testing
10 5 (10.64%) OWASP
10 5 (10.64%) Patch Management
11 4 (8.51%) Business Continuity
11 4 (8.51%) Computer Forensics
11 4 (8.51%) Forensic Analysis
11 4 (8.51%) ISMS
11 4 (8.51%) Service Management
11 4 (8.51%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 3 (6.38%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) PowerShell
1 14 (29.79%) Python
2 8 (17.02%) C#
2 8 (17.02%) VB
3 6 (12.77%) Perl
4 3 (6.38%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (61.70%) CISSP
2 24 (51.06%) Security Cleared
3 19 (40.43%) CREST Certified
4 16 (34.04%) CISM
4 16 (34.04%) SC Cleared
5 13 (27.66%) DV Cleared
6 12 (25.53%) OSCP
7 8 (17.02%) GCIA
7 8 (17.02%) GCIH
7 8 (17.02%) GIAC
8 7 (14.89%) CESG Certified Professional
9 6 (12.77%) AWS Certification
9 6 (12.77%) RHCT
10 5 (10.64%) CISA
11 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (4.26%) CCIE
12 2 (4.26%) CCNP
12 2 (4.26%) CCSP
12 2 (4.26%) PCI QSA
13 1 (2.13%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.51%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.38%) RMADS
4 1 (2.13%) COBIT
4 1 (2.13%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (2.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (2.13%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (19.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.64%) Sendmail
3 3 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) Nessus
2 1 (2.13%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Citrix
2 6 (12.77%) Red Hat
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle
4 3 (6.38%) Cisco
5 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.26%) Juniper
6 1 (2.13%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.13%) Lancope
6 1 (2.13%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.13%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.13%) Splunk
6 1 (2.13%) Symantec
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