Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for CEH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +109
Contract jobs citing CEH 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.23% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.19% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Cheshire median daily rate £438 - -
North West median daily rate £438 £300 £365
% change year-on-year +45.83% -17.81% -25.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

CEH is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cheshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 252 211 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 19.35% 15.70% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 149 161
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £213 £217 £176
90th Percentile £588 £540 £675
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +2.50% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 11 9
Cheshire median hourly rate £24.13 £30.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.58% +42.86% +21.18%
10th Percentile £17.50 £15.84 £14.43
90th Percentile £65.05 £33.00 £40.75
North West median hourly rate £29.00 £38.13 £27.50
% change year-on-year -23.93% +38.64% -12.73%

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing CEH as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for CEH in Cheshire

CEH
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CEH in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for CEH in Cheshire

CEH
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 1 £438 -
Warrington - 1 £438 -
CEH
North West

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CEH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for CEH.

1 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Reference Data
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (33.33%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) GSEC
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection

CEH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Reference Data
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (33.33%) GSEC