Period
to 27 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for EnCE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 27 February 2020 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.

EnCase Certified Examiner (EnCE)
UK > England
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 688 850 865
Rank change year-on-year +162 +15 -29
Contract jobs citing EnCE 1 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.013% 0.001%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.008% 0.068% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
England median daily rate £550 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% - -
UK median daily rate £550 £600 -
% change year-on-year -8.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

EnCE 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 England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 13,255 17,761 17,721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.64% 19.57% 18.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,197 10,648 10,852
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £235
90th Percentile £640 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +2.78% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 569 803 793
England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £14.50 £13.00 £12.05
90th Percentile £55.05 £52.50 £50.25
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £30.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.18% +20.50% -9.09%

EnCE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing EnCE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for EnCE in England

EnCE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for EnCE in England

EnCE
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing EnCE within the England region over the 6 months to 27 February 2020. 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
London +123 1 £550 -8.33% 1
EnCE
UK

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing EnCE 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 England region with a requirement for EnCE.

1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) SSCP
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) GCFA
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Malware Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) GREM
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) GCFE
1 1 (100.00%) FTK
1 1 (100.00%) EnCase
1 1 (100.00%) CSIRT

EnCE
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Forensic Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Forensics
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Malware Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) GCFA
1 1 (100.00%) GCFE
1 1 (100.00%) GREM
1 1 (100.00%) SSCP
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) CSIRT
1 1 (100.00%) EnCase
1 1 (100.00%) FTK