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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 134 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CEH 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.34% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £438 £390
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.17%
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 West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
599 523 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.64% 20.45% 18.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 263 236
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £390 £373
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 32 55
Median hourly rate £24.50 £25.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.37 £10.45 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £45.00 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%

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 2 December 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
Shropshire - 6 £375 -
Birmingham - 2 - -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CEH.

1 10 (90.91%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) SIEM
3 6 (54.55%) Incident Management
3 6 (54.55%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (54.55%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (54.55%) CCSA
3 6 (54.55%) GCIH
3 6 (54.55%) GCFA
3 6 (54.55%) MCP
3 6 (54.55%) Unix
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) VPN
3 6 (54.55%) CCNA
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
4 5 (45.45%) CISSP
4 5 (45.45%) Data Analysis
4 5 (45.45%) Identity Access Management
4 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (45.45%) Malware Analysis
4 5 (45.45%) Big Data
4 5 (45.45%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 5 (45.45%) Disk Encryption
5 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
5 4 (36.36%) IT Governance
5 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (36.36%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement

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 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (18.18%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
1 6 (54.55%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (54.55%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Security Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Incident Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Compliance Officer
3 2 (18.18%) Information Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Information Officer
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Compliance Officer
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Compliance Officer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Security Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SIEM Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 3 (27.27%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (18.18%) CESG
4 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
1 6 (54.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (54.55%) Incident Management
2 6 (54.55%) SIEM
3 5 (45.45%) Data Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Disk Encryption
3 5 (45.45%) Identity Access Management
3 5 (45.45%) Malware Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
4 4 (36.36%) Information Assurance
4 4 (36.36%) IT Governance
4 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (27.27%) Security Operations
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement Process
6 2 (18.18%) ISMS
6 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) CCNA
2 6 (54.55%) CCSA
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) GCFA
2 6 (54.55%) GCIH
2 6 (54.55%) MCP
3 5 (45.45%) CISSP
4 4 (36.36%) CISM
5 2 (18.18%) CISMP
5 2 (18.18%) CRISC
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (9.09%) CISA
6 1 (9.09%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (27.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (18.18%) GPG13
3 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
3 2 (18.18%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
2 1 (9.09%) Splunk