The table below looks at the statistics for CFCE in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CFCE over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IACIS Certified Forensic Computer Examiner (CFCE)
Rank 654 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CFCE 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.009% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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 across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11049 11166 11439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.59% 19.52% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6828 6732 6334
Median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 528 490
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.80 £47.30 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

CFCE
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CFCE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CFCE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CFCE
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CFCE within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
Hampshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -
England - 1 - -

CFCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CFCE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CFCE.

1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) GIS
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) GCFA
1 6 (85.71%) GIAC
1 6 (85.71%) Wireshark
1 6 (85.71%) EnCE
1 6 (85.71%) Splunk
1 6 (85.71%) Digital Forensics
1 6 (85.71%) tcpdump
1 6 (85.71%) GCFE
1 6 (85.71%) EnCase
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Rapid7
2 5 (71.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 5 (71.43%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (71.43%) ArcSight
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire
3 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (14.29%) Fiddler
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco

CFCE
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (14.29%) Smallworld
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) tcpdump
1 6 (85.71%) Wireshark
2 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Incident Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Incident Analyst
3 4 (57.14%) Security Analyst
3 4 (57.14%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Support
4 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
1 5 (71.43%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Digital Forensics
2 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) EnCE
1 6 (85.71%) GCFA
1 6 (85.71%) GCFE
1 6 (85.71%) GIAC
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Cygwin
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) EnCase
2 1 (14.29%) QRadar
2 1 (14.29%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Splunk
2 5 (71.43%) ArcSight
2 5 (71.43%) Rapid7
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) FireEye
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Sourcefire
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec