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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank - 140 120
Contract jobs citing CEH 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.094% 0.043%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.29% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £473 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -
CEH
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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
869 1025 654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.10% 32.16% 28.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 591 356
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.35% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 52 42
Average hourly rate £38.25 £33.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.17% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.73%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security+ Certification
4 3 (42.86%) GIAC
4 3 (42.86%) CISA
4 3 (42.86%) CISM
4 3 (42.86%) SSCP
4 3 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (42.86%) MCP
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 3 (42.86%) Information Security
4 3 (42.86%) GSEC
4 3 (42.86%) Retail
4 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (42.86%) COBIT
4 3 (42.86%) ISACA
4 3 (42.86%) GPEN
4 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (28.57%) ISEB
5 2 (28.57%) Data Security
5 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (14.29%) Telecoms

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Information Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security
1 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (28.57%) Data Security
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Data Privacy
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (42.86%) SSCP
2 3 (42.86%) CISA
2 3 (42.86%) CISM
2 3 (42.86%) Security+ Certification
2 3 (42.86%) GIAC
2 3 (42.86%) GSEC
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) ISACA
2 3 (42.86%) GPEN
2 3 (42.86%) MCP
3 2 (28.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) PCI DSS
2 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 3 (42.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (42.86%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
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