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 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 130 - 140
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CEH 8 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.29% - 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.98% - 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 10
Median daily rate - - £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £428 £448
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -4.46%
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 South West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
820 999 1059
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.43% 30.17% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 620 699
Median daily rate £375 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 65 41
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.50 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.19 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.56%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing CEH as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Gloucestershire - 4 - - 2
Wiltshire - 3 - -
Bristol - 1 - -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 South West region with a requirement for CEH.

1 7 (77.78%) Ethical Hacking
1 7 (77.78%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (55.56%) DV Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Sun Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Reverse Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) C
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (33.33%) CREST Certified
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) GIAC
4 3 (33.33%) GWAPT
4 3 (33.33%) GPEN
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) CISSP
6 1 (11.11%) CISA
6 1 (11.11%) CISM
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) CESG
6 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
6 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (11.11%) HMG Infosec
6 1 (11.11%) ISMS

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Penetration Tester
1 4 (44.44%) Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) CISSP Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Ethical Hacker
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (11.11%) CESG
2 1 (11.11%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Ethical Hacking
1 7 (77.78%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (44.44%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
4 1 (11.11%) ISMS
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C
1 4 (44.44%) C++
1 4 (44.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) DV Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Sun Certification
3 3 (33.33%) CREST Certified
3 3 (33.33%) GIAC
3 3 (33.33%) GPEN
3 3 (33.33%) GWAPT
4 2 (22.22%) CISSP
5 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (11.11%) CISA
5 1 (11.11%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) HMG Infosec
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) RMADS