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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reverse Engineering
Rank 155 160 210
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +50
Contract jobs citing Reverse Engineering 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.088% 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.10% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £325 £511 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.39% +25.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £511 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £522 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £494 £375
% change year-on-year
-15.18% +31.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year
+130.00% -
Reverse Engineering
London

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
2818 2875 4695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.33% 83.92% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2237 2303 3677
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £308 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 52
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.70 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.60 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

Reverse Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Reverse Engineering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Reverse Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Reverse Engineering.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Informix
2 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (50.00%) Middleware
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Anywhere
2 3 (50.00%) Data Mapping
3 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
4 1 (16.67%) LAMP
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Intranet
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) CGI
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) Python

Reverse Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Informix
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Anywhere
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Integration Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Hosting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) CGI
2 1 (16.67%) FastCGI
2 1 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Mapping
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
1 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Go
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft