The table below looks at the statistics for Reverse Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reverse Engineering
Rank - 62 -
Contract jobs citing Reverse Engineering 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.81% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £263 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £588 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+67.85% -17.64%
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
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
472 554 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 76.62% 75.17% 78.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 286 269
Average daily rate £425 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 44 56
Average hourly rate £37.00 £33.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.44% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Reverse Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Reverse Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Reverse Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Reverse Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire