The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 133 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CEH 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.73% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 South West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
959 680 791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 30.05% 27.73% 31.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 591 388 442
Average daily rate £420 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 39 61
Average hourly rate £39.00 £23.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.56% -37.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.14 £37.00 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CEH
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

CEH Daily Rate Trend in the South West

CEH
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CEH across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

CEH Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

CEH
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Gloucestershire - - - -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 11 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
4 4 (36.36%) ISO 9000
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) SOA
4 4 (36.36%) OWASP
4 4 (36.36%) RMADS
4 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
4 4 (36.36%) IaaS
5 3 (27.27%) COBIT
5 3 (27.27%) Retail
5 3 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (27.27%) Information Assurance
5 3 (27.27%) ISACA
5 3 (27.27%) GPEN
5 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (27.27%) MCP
5 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) SSCP
5 3 (27.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (27.27%) CISA
5 3 (27.27%) CISM
5 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
5 3 (27.27%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (27.27%) GIAC

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Security Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Security Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Security Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Information Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) RMADS
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) SOA
1 4 (36.36%) OWASP
2 3 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Information Assurance
2 3 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) Data Security
3 2 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Data Privacy
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) ISACA
3 3 (27.27%) GPEN
3 3 (27.27%) MCP
3 3 (27.27%) SSCP
3 3 (27.27%) CISA
3 3 (27.27%) CISM
3 3 (27.27%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (27.27%) GIAC
3 3 (27.27%) GSEC
4 2 (18.18%) ISEB
4 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (36.36%) ISO 9000
2 4 (36.36%) PCI DSS
3 3 (27.27%) COBIT
3 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 3 (27.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center