The table below looks at the statistics for Reverse Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Reverse Engineering
UK / England
Rank 532 568 507
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -61
Contract jobs citing Reverse Engineering 35 36 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.086% 0.077% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.094% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 42
Median daily rate £463 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £625 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £556 £398
% change year-on-year
-19.10% +39.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year
+130.00% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
33619 38152 36402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.40% 82.04% 78.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 22424 25073 23863
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 835 1113 967
Median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Reverse Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

Reverse Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Reverse Engineering Daily Rate Trend in England

Reverse Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering across the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Reverse Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in England

Reverse Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Reverse Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in England

Reverse Engineering
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering within the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +20 22 £525 +37.25% 7
Yorkshire +18 5 £450 -4.00%
North West +26 2 - -
South East +12 2 - - 5
East of England -7 2 £650 +10.63%
South West +8 1 - - 5
West Midlands 0 1 £363 -
Reverse Engineering
UK

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Reverse Engineering.

1 25 (35.71%) Java
2 20 (28.57%) Python
3 15 (21.43%) SQL
3 15 (21.43%) Big Data
4 14 (20.00%) Apache Spark
4 14 (20.00%) Scala
4 14 (20.00%) Banking
5 13 (18.57%) Finance
5 13 (18.57%) Algorithms
5 13 (18.57%) Machine Learning
5 13 (18.57%) R
6 12 (17.14%) MapReduce
6 12 (17.14%) C
7 10 (14.29%) Retail
8 9 (12.86%) Malware Reverse Engineering
8 9 (12.86%) Oracle
8 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
8 9 (12.86%) Unix
9 8 (11.43%) Linux
9 8 (11.43%) MS Excel
9 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
9 8 (11.43%) Legal
10 7 (10.00%) Perl
11 6 (8.57%) C++
11 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
11 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (7.14%) Subversion
12 5 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
12 5 (7.14%) LAMP
12 5 (7.14%) HTTP

Reverse Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 14 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 5 (7.14%) Apache
3 3 (4.29%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.86%) SAS
4 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.43%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.43%) Confluence
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.43%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.43%) MS Office
3 1 (1.43%) MS Project
3 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) IaaS
1 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) HTTP
1 5 (7.14%) SSL
2 3 (4.29%) Internet
2 3 (4.29%) Intranet
2 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.86%) DNS
3 2 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (1.43%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.43%) ICMP
4 1 (1.43%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.43%) Big Data
2 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.29%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (4.29%) Informix
4 3 (4.29%) MySQL
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Anywhere
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.86%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.86%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.86%) HBase
5 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.14%) Subversion
2 2 (2.86%) Selenium
2 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.43%) Burp Suite
3 1 (1.43%) ERwin
3 1 (1.43%) JIRA
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (20.00%) Banking
2 13 (18.57%) Finance
3 10 (14.29%) Retail
4 8 (11.43%) Legal
5 4 (5.71%) Investment Banking
6 3 (4.29%) Billing
7 2 (2.86%) Front Office
7 2 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (27.14%) Analyst
2 13 (18.57%) Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Architect
5 5 (7.14%) Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Forensic Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Incident Responder
6 4 (5.71%) Perl Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Salesforce Business Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Security Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Salesforce Business Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Tester
7 3 (4.29%) Salesforce Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Salesforce Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Web Hosting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) CGI
1 5 (7.14%) FastCGI
1 5 (7.14%) LAMP
2 4 (5.71%) HTML
2 4 (5.71%) Web Services
3 3 (4.29%) HTML5
3 3 (4.29%) Middleware
4 2 (2.86%) .NET
4 2 (2.86%) J2EE
4 2 (2.86%) WPF
5 1 (1.43%) CSS
5 1 (1.43%) Embperl
5 1 (1.43%) jQuery
5 1 (1.43%) Lucene
5 1 (1.43%) Matplotlib
5 1 (1.43%) Pandas
5 1 (1.43%) Sass
5 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Algorithms
2 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.29%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.29%) Equities
3 3 (4.29%) Statistics
4 2 (2.86%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.86%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.86%) FMCG
4 2 (2.86%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.86%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.43%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.43%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.43%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Unix
2 8 (11.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.57%) Machine Learning
2 12 (17.14%) MapReduce
3 9 (12.86%) Malware Reverse Engineering
4 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
5 5 (7.14%) Business Process Mapping
5 5 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (7.14%) SDLC
5 5 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (7.14%) Web Development
6 4 (5.71%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 4 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (5.71%) Migration
6 4 (5.71%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.29%) Change Management
7 3 (4.29%) ERP
7 3 (4.29%) MVC
7 3 (4.29%) OOP
7 3 (4.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.71%) Java
2 20 (28.57%) Python
3 15 (21.43%) SQL
4 14 (20.00%) Scala
5 13 (18.57%) R
6 12 (17.14%) C
7 7 (10.00%) Perl
8 6 (8.57%) C++
9 5 (7.14%) Go
10 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL
10 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
10 3 (4.29%) VBA
11 2 (2.86%) Delphi
12 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Degree
1 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) MiFID
2 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (12.86%) Oracle
2 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.86%) Borland
4 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.86%) Cloudera
4 2 (2.86%) Embarcadero
4 2 (2.86%) Juniper
4 2 (2.86%) Tableau
5 1 (1.43%) Adobe
5 1 (1.43%) Alias
5 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.43%) F5
5 1 (1.43%) hybris
5 1 (1.43%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.43%) VMware