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 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reverse Engineering
Rank 111 122 123
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Contract jobs citing Reverse Engineering 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.077% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.11% 0.060%
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 £375 £425 £288
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +47.82%
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
1829 1848 1673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 72.41% 70.97% 68.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 939 903 687
Average daily rate £400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 35 37
Average hourly rate £21.55 £18.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.08% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £11.25 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £34.25 £37.50
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 28 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 +6 4 £413 -36.53% 1
Reverse Engineering
South East

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
4 5 (62.50%) OSPF
4 5 (62.50%) RIP
4 5 (62.50%) VPN
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco
4 5 (62.50%) CCIE
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (62.50%) Juniper
4 5 (62.50%) VLAN
4 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
5 4 (50.00%) Network Management
5 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (50.00%) FWSM
5 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
5 4 (50.00%) Nokia
5 4 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
5 4 (50.00%) CCSP
5 4 (50.00%) CCDP
5 4 (50.00%) CISSP
5 4 (50.00%) SNMP
5 4 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (50.00%) VoIP
5 4 (50.00%) Redback
5 4 (50.00%) Radware
5 4 (50.00%) IPsec

Reverse Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) OSPF
2 5 (62.50%) RIP
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) VLAN
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (50.00%) FWSM
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (50.00%) SNMP
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) IPsec
4 3 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
1 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Design Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) IP Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Security Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Cyber Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) Taxonomies
2 3 (37.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (12.50%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Network Management
1 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Cyber Security
2 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (37.50%) Malware Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Perl
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCIE
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCSP
2 4 (50.00%) CCDP
2 4 (50.00%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
1 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 4 (50.00%) Nokia
2 4 (50.00%) Redback
2 4 (50.00%) Radware