The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
England / West Midlands
Rank 121 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CEH 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.042% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.50

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
451 518 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.00% 19.85% 17.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 277 210
Median daily rate £375 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +27.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 55
Median hourly rate £20.88 £15.93 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.08% -45.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.75 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.51% +84.44%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CEH
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

CEH Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CEH
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
Shropshire - 1 - -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CEH.

1 9 (90.00%) Security Monitoring
2 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) Information Security
3 7 (70.00%) CCSA
3 7 (70.00%) GCIH
3 7 (70.00%) GCFA
3 7 (70.00%) MCP
3 7 (70.00%) Unix
3 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) VPN
3 7 (70.00%) CCNA
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 7 (70.00%) SIEM
3 7 (70.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (70.00%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (60.00%) Malware Analysis
4 6 (60.00%) Forensic Analysis
4 6 (60.00%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (60.00%) Identity Access Management
4 6 (60.00%) Data Analysis
4 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (60.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 6 (60.00%) Disk Encryption
5 5 (50.00%) Big Data
6 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (30.00%) CISSP
7 3 (30.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (20.00%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
1 7 (70.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Incident Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Information Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SIEM Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (60.00%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (30.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
1 7 (70.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Security Monitoring
2 8 (80.00%) Information Security
3 7 (70.00%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (70.00%) SIEM
4 6 (60.00%) Data Analysis
4 6 (60.00%) Disk Encryption
4 6 (60.00%) Forensic Analysis
4 6 (60.00%) Identity Access Management
4 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (60.00%) Malware Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (30.00%) Security Operations
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
6 2 (20.00%) ISMS
6 2 (20.00%) IT Governance
6 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) CCNA
2 7 (70.00%) CCSA
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) GCFA
2 7 (70.00%) GCIH
2 7 (70.00%) MCP
3 3 (30.00%) CISSP
4 2 (20.00%) CISM
4 2 (20.00%) CISMP
4 2 (20.00%) CRISC
5 1 (10.00%) CISA
5 1 (10.00%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (20.00%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 2 (20.00%) GPG13
2 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (20.00%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (10.00%) Splunk