The table below looks at the statistics for Reverse Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reverse Engineering
Rank 198 211 215
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Contract jobs citing Reverse Engineering 1 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.083% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.023% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Average daily rate
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- £550 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £68.25
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4443 5510 5867
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.32% 76.01% 75.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3296 4117 4370
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 69 87
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.35 £14.65 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.45 £54.25 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Reverse Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Reverse Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Reverse Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Reverse Engineering Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Reverse Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Reverse Engineering across the City of London region.

Reverse Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) C
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) ETL
2 3 (37.50%) Informatica
2 3 (37.50%) Financial Institution
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (25.00%) ERwin
3 2 (25.00%) HTTP
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) CGI
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) SSL
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) JBoss
3 2 (25.00%) Apache
3 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 2 (25.00%) MS Access
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) PHP

Reverse Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
1 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MS Access
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) ERwin
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Financial Institution
3 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Data Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Perl Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Data Modeller
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Credit Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) CGI
1 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (25.00%) Java EE
1 2 (25.00%) REST
1 2 (25.00%) FastCGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Equities
1 2 (25.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ETL
1 3 (37.50%) Data Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) Product Management
2 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Metadata Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Informatica
2 2 (25.00%) F5
2 2 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle