The first table below looks at the demand for Reverse Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reverse Engineering
Rank 554 471 549
Rank change year-on-year
-83 +78
Contract jobs citing Reverse Engineering 36 32 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.074% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.095% 0.10% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 14
Average daily rate £600 £475 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% +47.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £720 £547 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £520 £305
% change year-on-year
-8.65% +70.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £38.75 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 - £30.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37958 31464 38928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.95% 73.02% 69.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23972 19227 22646
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 981 1339
Average hourly rate £27.88 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.89% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Reverse Engineering
UK

Reverse Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Reverse Engineering across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -24 20 £613 +44.11% 5
South West -16 10 £425 -18.26% 2
South East -14 4 £588 - 2
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
Reverse Engineering
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Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 16 (30.77%) Banking
2 13 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 13 (25.00%) Java
2 13 (25.00%) Windows
2 13 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (23.08%) Linux
3 12 (23.08%) C
4 11 (21.15%) UNIX
4 11 (21.15%) Objective-C
4 11 (21.15%) DV Cleared
4 11 (21.15%) Android
4 11 (21.15%) Apple iOS
4 11 (21.15%) Mobile App
5 10 (19.23%) PCI DSS
5 10 (19.23%) Telecoms
5 10 (19.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (19.23%) C++
6 9 (17.31%) HPUX
6 9 (17.31%) Cryptography
6 9 (17.31%) Data Architecture
6 9 (17.31%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (17.31%) Wireshark
7 8 (15.38%) Investment Banking
7 8 (15.38%) Finance
7 8 (15.38%) XML
8 7 (13.46%) Firewall
8 7 (13.46%) Credit Risk
9 6 (11.54%) PKI
9 6 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (11.54%) Reference Data

Reverse Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.92%) Apache
1 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) Wireshark
2 7 (13.46%) Firewall
3 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.92%) HTTP
3 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.92%) DNS
3 1 (1.92%) SSL
3 1 (1.92%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.92%) IntruShield
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (1.92%) FWSM
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.92%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.77%) Big Data
4 2 (3.85%) MySQL
4 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.92%) VLDB
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Subversion
1 2 (3.85%) ERwin
2 1 (1.92%) GDB
2 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 16 (30.77%) Banking
2 10 (19.23%) Telecoms
3 8 (15.38%) Investment Banking
3 8 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (3.85%) Electronics
4 2 (3.85%) Front Office
4 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Automotive
5 1 (1.92%) Publishing
5 1 (1.92%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Architect
2 14 (26.92%) Developer
3 9 (17.31%) Data Modeller
4 8 (15.38%) Security Architect
4 8 (15.38%) Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Data Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Security Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Penetration Tester
8 2 (3.85%) Tester
9 1 (1.92%) IT Consultant
9 1 (1.92%) Business Systems Analyst
9 1 (1.92%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (1.92%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 1 (1.92%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) XML
2 4 (7.69%) .NET
3 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.85%) LINQ
4 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.85%) CSS
4 2 (3.85%) HTML
5 1 (1.92%) Middleware
5 1 (1.92%) CGI
5 1 (1.92%) Web Services
5 1 (1.92%) XSLT
5 1 (1.92%) WinForms
5 1 (1.92%) Java EE
5 1 (1.92%) JSON
5 1 (1.92%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.92%) WCF
5 1 (1.92%) WPF
5 1 (1.92%) Symfony
5 1 (1.92%) jQuery
5 1 (1.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Mobile App
2 9 (17.31%) Cryptography
3 7 (13.46%) Credit Risk
4 6 (11.54%) PKI
4 6 (11.54%) Reference Data
5 2 (3.85%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.85%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.92%) NHS
6 1 (1.92%) STB
6 1 (1.92%) VHDL
6 1 (1.92%) Verilog
6 1 (1.92%) Equities
6 1 (1.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.92%) PDA
6 1 (1.92%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Windows
2 12 (23.08%) Linux
3 11 (21.15%) UNIX
3 11 (21.15%) Android
3 11 (21.15%) Apple iOS
4 9 (17.31%) HPUX
5 1 (1.92%) Debian
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 9 (17.31%) Data Architecture
2 9 (17.31%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (11.54%) TOGAF
3 6 (11.54%) UML
4 5 (9.62%) Information Security
4 5 (9.62%) OWASP
5 4 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 4 (7.69%) Analytics
5 4 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.77%) Computer Forensics
6 3 (5.77%) Migration
6 3 (5.77%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.77%) Cyber Security
7 2 (3.85%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) Java
2 12 (23.08%) C
3 11 (21.15%) Objective-C
4 10 (19.23%) C++
5 4 (7.69%) SQL
6 2 (3.85%) VB
6 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.85%) Perl
6 2 (3.85%) PHP
6 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.85%) Python
6 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.92%) C#
7 1 (1.92%) VBA
7 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.92%) Ruby
7 1 (1.92%) PHP5
7 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (21.15%) DV Cleared
3 4 (7.69%) Degree
4 3 (5.77%) CISSP
4 3 (5.77%) GCIH
4 3 (5.77%) CISM
4 3 (5.77%) GIAC
4 3 (5.77%) CGEIT
4 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.92%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) PCI DSS
1 10 (19.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.92%) VirtualBox
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) IBM
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) McAfee
5 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.92%) EMC
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco
5 1 (1.92%) JBoss
5 1 (1.92%) Telerik
5 1 (1.92%) VMware
5 1 (1.92%) Mentor Graphics
5 1 (1.92%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.92%) F5
5 1 (1.92%) Splunk
5 1 (1.92%) ArcSight
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