The table below looks at the statistics for Reverse Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reverse Engineering
Rank 125 123 124
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Reverse Engineering 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.075% 0.080%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
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£413 £650 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.53% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £425 £520
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -18.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -
Reverse Engineering
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1960 1890 1721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 70.66% 71.11% 68.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1037 946 695
Average daily rate £400 £390 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 40 49
Average hourly rate £27.00 £17.50 £17.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.28% +1.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Reverse Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Reverse Engineering across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Reverse Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Reverse Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Reverse Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Reverse Engineering
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
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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
Reading +2 4 £413 -36.53% 7
Reverse Engineering
South East

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Reverse Engineering 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 Reverse Engineering.

1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
4 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 6 (66.67%) OSPF
4 6 (66.67%) RIP
4 6 (66.67%) VPN
4 6 (66.67%) Cisco
4 6 (66.67%) CCIE
4 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (66.67%) Juniper
4 6 (66.67%) VLAN
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (44.44%) FWSM
5 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
5 4 (44.44%) Network Management
5 4 (44.44%) Nokia
5 4 (44.44%) Check Point Certification
5 4 (44.44%) CCSP
5 4 (44.44%) CCDP
5 4 (44.44%) CISSP
5 4 (44.44%) SNMP
5 4 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (44.44%) VoIP
5 4 (44.44%) Redback
5 4 (44.44%) Radware
5 4 (44.44%) IPsec
6 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse

Reverse Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Reverse Engineering 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 Reverse Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) RIP
2 6 (66.67%) VPN
2 6 (66.67%) OSPF
2 6 (66.67%) VLAN
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (44.44%) FWSM
3 4 (44.44%) SNMP
3 4 (44.44%) IPsec
3 4 (44.44%) VoIP
4 3 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
General
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Design Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) IP Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Cyber Security Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Security Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Taxonomies
2 1 (11.11%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Risk Assessment
1 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
1 4 (44.44%) Network Management
2 3 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
2 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 3 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Perl
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
1 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CCIE
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Check Point Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCSP
2 4 (44.44%) CCDP
2 4 (44.44%) CISSP
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco
1 6 (66.67%) Juniper
1 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (44.44%) Radware
2 4 (44.44%) Redback
2 4 (44.44%) Nokia