Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for CEH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 March 2019 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 181 - 165
Rank change year-on-year - +165 -
Contract jobs citing CEH 7 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.18% - 0.055%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.50% - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Hampshire median daily rate £650 - £494
South East median daily rate £509 £550 £438
% change year-on-year -7.45% +25.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Hampshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hampshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,395 1,318 1,451
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 36.67% 36.28% 39.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 844 676 953
Hampshire median daily rate £439 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.29% +3.03% +7.84%
10th Percentile £285 £243 £280
90th Percentile £582 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £440 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +3.53% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 45 101
Hampshire median hourly rate £33.40 £42.42 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.26% +54.25% -35.29%
10th Percentile £16.77 £16.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.20 £50.00 £53.75
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -1.96% -27.14%

CEH
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for CEH in Hampshire

CEH
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CEH in Hampshire

CEH
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CEH in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CEH in Hampshire

CEH
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CEH within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 20 March 2019. 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
Basingstoke - 6 £650 -
Eastleigh - 1 £550 -
CEH
South East

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for CEH.

1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Information Security
4 3 (42.86%) CESG
4 3 (42.86%) IIS
4 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Security Management
4 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 3 (42.86%) Electronics
4 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 3 (42.86%) PKI
4 3 (42.86%) Smartphone
4 3 (42.86%) Operations Research
4 3 (42.86%) CHFI
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) LogRhythm
4 3 (42.86%) Tigerscheme
4 3 (42.86%) CHECK Team Member
4 3 (42.86%) IISP
4 3 (42.86%) SANS
4 3 (42.86%) ECSA
4 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) SIEM
4 3 (42.86%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
4 3 (42.86%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 3 (42.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication

CEH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Design Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Security Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) ModSecurity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) CESG
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
1 3 (42.86%) PKI
1 3 (42.86%) Smartphone
2 2 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (42.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 3 (42.86%) Operations Research
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
2 3 (42.86%) Security Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Security Management
2 3 (42.86%) SIEM
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) CHECK Team Member
3 3 (42.86%) CHFI
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) ECSA
3 3 (42.86%) IISP
3 3 (42.86%) SANS
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Tigerscheme
4 1 (14.29%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) LogRhythm