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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reverse Engineering
Rank 536 524 515
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Contract jobs citing Reverse Engineering 33 31 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.067% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.091% 0.091% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 19
Average daily rate
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£400 £470 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% +34.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £533 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £43.00 £99.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.78% -56.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £99.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36184 34070 37593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.46% 73.31% 71.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 22865 21114 22100
Average daily rate £405 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1063 1001 1360
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.84 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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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 23 July 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 23 July 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +4 20 £450 -7.21% 4
South West -22 8 £320 +4.91% 1
South East -9 2 - - 1
West Midlands -15 2 - - 2
East of England - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - - 2
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Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 22 (31.43%) Linux
2 21 (30.00%) Java
3 19 (27.14%) C
3 19 (27.14%) Windows
4 17 (24.29%) UNIX
4 17 (24.29%) Security Cleared
5 16 (22.86%) Banking
6 15 (21.43%) C++
6 15 (21.43%) DV Cleared
7 14 (20.00%) SQL
8 12 (17.14%) XML
8 12 (17.14%) Objective-C
8 12 (17.14%) Apple iOS
8 12 (17.14%) Android
8 12 (17.14%) Mobile App
9 11 (15.71%) Relational Database
9 11 (15.71%) Wireshark
10 10 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
10 10 (14.29%) PCI DSS
10 10 (14.29%) Degree
10 10 (14.29%) Cryptography
10 10 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 10 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 10 (14.29%) Oracle
10 10 (14.29%) Data Modelling
11 9 (12.86%) HPUX
12 8 (11.43%) Finance
12 8 (11.43%) Shell Script
12 8 (11.43%) Firewall
12 8 (11.43%) UML

Reverse Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 4 (5.71%) Apache
2 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.86%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.86%) IIS
3 2 (2.86%) Node.js
3 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.43%) MS Office
3 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.71%) Wireshark
2 8 (11.43%) Firewall
3 4 (5.71%) Multicast
3 4 (5.71%) Ethernet
3 4 (5.71%) HTTP
3 4 (5.71%) SSL
4 2 (2.86%) Intranet
4 2 (2.86%) Internet
4 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.86%) DNS
4 2 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (2.86%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.43%) VLAN
5 1 (1.43%) Network Security
5 1 (1.43%) VPN
5 1 (1.43%) RIP
5 1 (1.43%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.71%) Relational Database
2 8 (11.43%) RDBMS
3 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.71%) MySQL
5 3 (4.29%) MS Access
6 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.86%) Big Data
7 1 (1.43%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.43%) Cognos Query Studio
7 1 (1.43%) QlikView
7 1 (1.43%) DataStage
7 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) ERwin
2 4 (5.71%) Subversion
2 4 (5.71%) GDB
3 1 (1.43%) ProC
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (22.86%) Banking
2 10 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 8 (11.43%) Finance
4 7 (10.00%) Investment Banking
5 6 (8.57%) Electronics
6 4 (5.71%) Avionics
6 4 (5.71%) Automotive
7 3 (4.29%) Financial Institution
8 2 (2.86%) Front Office
8 2 (2.86%) Retail
9 1 (1.43%) Back Office
9 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (34.29%) Developer
2 16 (22.86%) Architect
3 9 (12.86%) Security Architect
4 8 (11.43%) Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Design Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Data Modeller
6 4 (5.71%) Electronics Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Penetration Tester
6 4 (5.71%) Perl Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Tester
7 3 (4.29%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Junior Developer
8 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Security Consultant
8 2 (2.86%) Data Architect
8 2 (2.86%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.14%) XML
2 5 (7.14%) .NET
3 4 (5.71%) CGI
3 4 (5.71%) FastCGI
4 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (2.86%) Middleware
4 2 (2.86%) LAMP
4 2 (2.86%) XSD
4 2 (2.86%) MSMQ
4 2 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (2.86%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.86%) Java EE
4 2 (2.86%) LINQ
4 2 (2.86%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (2.86%) REST
5 1 (1.43%) WPF
5 1 (1.43%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.43%) J2EE
5 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Mobile App
2 10 (14.29%) Cryptography
3 7 (10.00%) PKI
4 5 (7.14%) Fixed Income
5 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.29%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.86%) SCADA
7 2 (2.86%) Open Source
7 2 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.86%) Equities
7 2 (2.86%) STB
8 1 (1.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.43%) VHDL
8 1 (1.43%) Verilog
8 1 (1.43%) Data Conversion
8 1 (1.43%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (31.43%) Linux
2 19 (27.14%) Windows
3 17 (24.29%) UNIX
4 12 (17.14%) Android
4 12 (17.14%) Apple iOS
5 9 (12.86%) HPUX
6 4 (5.71%) Debian
7 1 (1.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.29%) Data Modelling
1 10 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (11.43%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (11.43%) UML
3 7 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 7 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 7 (10.00%) OWASP
4 6 (8.57%) Data Architecture
4 6 (8.57%) OO
5 5 (7.14%) ETL
5 5 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 4 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (5.71%) OOP
6 4 (5.71%) Validation
6 4 (5.71%) Migration
6 4 (5.71%) Business Analysis
7 3 (4.29%) Computer Forensics
7 3 (4.29%) Information Security
7 3 (4.29%) Project Management
7 3 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.00%) Java
2 19 (27.14%) C
3 15 (21.43%) C++
4 14 (20.00%) SQL
5 12 (17.14%) Objective-C
6 8 (11.43%) Python
6 8 (11.43%) Shell Script
7 6 (8.57%) PHP
8 5 (7.14%) C#
8 5 (7.14%) Bash Shell
9 4 (5.71%) PL/SQL
9 4 (5.71%) Perl
10 3 (4.29%) VBA
10 3 (4.29%) Ruby
11 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.86%) Delphi
12 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (24.29%) Security Cleared
2 15 (21.43%) DV Cleared
3 10 (14.29%) Degree
4 4 (5.71%) CISSP
5 3 (4.29%) CISM
5 3 (4.29%) GIAC
5 3 (4.29%) GCIH
5 3 (4.29%) CGEIT
6 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.43%) CCIE
7 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 10 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 5 (7.14%) QA
3 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (14.29%) Oracle
2 8 (11.43%) IBM
3 4 (5.71%) EMC
3 4 (5.71%) Mentor Graphics
4 3 (4.29%) Informatica
4 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.86%) JBoss
5 2 (2.86%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.86%) F5
6 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.43%) Juniper
6 1 (1.43%) Cognos
6 1 (1.43%) Trillium
6 1 (1.43%) Cisco
6 1 (1.43%) SAP
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