The table below looks at the statistics for CEH in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CEH over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
Rank 122 120 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing CEH 16 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.55% 0.23% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.03% 1.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 0
Average daily rate £420 £433 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
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 Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
528 438 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.10% 17.14% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 316 173
Average daily rate £385 £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.05% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £245 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 12
Average hourly rate £21.50 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.38% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £20.70 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

CEH
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CEH across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CEH Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

CEH
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

CEH Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

CEH
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +1 14 £420 -2.89% 4
Humberside - 1 £420 -
CEH
England

CEH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 16 (100.00%) CISSP
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (93.75%) PCI DSS
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 15 (93.75%) ITIL
2 15 (93.75%) MCSA
3 14 (87.50%) Ethical Hacking
4 13 (81.25%) Incident Management
4 13 (81.25%) Security Management
5 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 10 (62.50%) Data Security
6 7 (43.75%) Computer Security
7 6 (37.50%) ISO 9000
8 5 (31.25%) CCNP
8 5 (31.25%) CISA
8 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (25.00%) CCNA
9 4 (25.00%) CCIE
10 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
10 3 (18.75%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
11 2 (12.50%) Information Security
12 1 (6.25%) CISMP
12 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
12 1 (6.25%) CESG
12 1 (6.25%) Finance
12 1 (6.25%) Law
12 1 (6.25%) Legal

CEH
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Law
1 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Security Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) CISSP Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Information Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) CESG
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) ITIL
2 14 (87.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 13 (81.25%) Incident Management
3 13 (81.25%) Security Management
4 10 (62.50%) Data Security
5 7 (43.75%) Computer Security
6 2 (12.50%) Information Security
7 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance
7 1 (6.25%) Information Governance
7 1 (6.25%) Line Management
7 1 (6.25%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (100.00%) CISSP
2 15 (93.75%) MCSA
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (31.25%) CCNP
3 5 (31.25%) CISA
4 4 (25.00%) CCIE
4 4 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (6.25%) CCSP
6 1 (6.25%) CISM
6 1 (6.25%) CISMP
6 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (93.75%) PCI DSS
2 6 (37.50%) ISO 9000
3 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (18.75%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Mercator