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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Reverse Engineering
UK / England
Rank 546 570 548
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -22
Contract jobs citing Reverse Engineering 33 42 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.088% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.095% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 18
Median daily rate £475 £513 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +29.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £696 £639 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £569 £385
% change year-on-year
-20.87% +47.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
34750 39516 38053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.98% 82.86% 79.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 23216 26235 24416
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 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 864 1083 1029
Median hourly rate £36.50 £37.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +32 25 £500 +28.20% 9
West Midlands +12 3 £363 - 3
Yorkshire - 2 £475 -
North West +23 1 - -
South East +18 1 £525 +40.00% 3
Reverse Engineering
UK

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 26 (38.81%) Java
2 22 (32.84%) Python
3 19 (28.36%) Big Data
4 18 (26.87%) MapReduce
4 18 (26.87%) Apache Spark
5 17 (25.37%) Algorithms
5 17 (25.37%) R
5 17 (25.37%) Machine Learning
5 17 (25.37%) Scala
6 15 (22.39%) Banking
7 13 (19.40%) SQL
8 11 (16.42%) Finance
9 10 (14.93%) Malware Reverse Engineering
10 9 (13.43%) Retail
11 8 (11.94%) Legal
11 8 (11.94%) Oracle
11 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
11 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
12 7 (10.45%) C
12 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
13 6 (8.96%) Unix
13 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (7.46%) Linux
14 5 (7.46%) Data Modelling
14 5 (7.46%) Cybersecurity
14 5 (7.46%) Business Process Mapping
14 5 (7.46%) SDLC
14 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (5.97%) Data Mapping

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 18 (26.87%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.48%) Apache
2 3 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.49%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.49%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) Firewall
1 3 (4.48%) HTTP
1 3 (4.48%) SSL
2 2 (2.99%) Internet
2 2 (2.99%) Intranet
2 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.36%) Big Data
2 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.48%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (4.48%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.48%) Informix
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Anywhere
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.99%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.49%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.49%) PowerPivot
6 1 (1.49%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.48%) Subversion
2 2 (2.99%) Selenium
2 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.49%) Burp Suite
3 1 (1.49%) ERwin
General
1 15 (22.39%) Banking
2 11 (16.42%) Finance
3 9 (13.43%) Retail
4 8 (11.94%) Legal
5 3 (4.48%) Billing
5 3 (4.48%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.99%) Front Office
7 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (28.36%) Analyst
2 15 (22.39%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 10 (14.93%) Developer
4 7 (10.45%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Architect
6 5 (7.46%) Consultant
6 5 (7.46%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Forensic Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Security Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Data Architect
7 4 (5.97%) Incident Responder
7 4 (5.97%) Lead Architect
7 4 (5.97%) Lead Data Architect
7 4 (5.97%) Salesforce Business Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Salesforce Business Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) SQL Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) Web Services
2 3 (4.48%) CGI
2 3 (4.48%) FastCGI
2 3 (4.48%) HTML
2 3 (4.48%) HTML5
2 3 (4.48%) LAMP
2 3 (4.48%) Middleware
3 2 (2.99%) .NET
3 2 (2.99%) J2EE
3 2 (2.99%) WPF
4 1 (1.49%) CSS
4 1 (1.49%) jQuery
4 1 (1.49%) Lucene
4 1 (1.49%) Sass
4 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.37%) Algorithms
2 3 (4.48%) Equities
3 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.99%) Fixed Income
3 2 (2.99%) FMCG
3 2 (2.99%) SWIFT
3 2 (2.99%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Unix
2 5 (7.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) MapReduce
2 17 (25.37%) Machine Learning
3 10 (14.93%) Malware Reverse Engineering
4 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (7.46%) Business Process Mapping
5 5 (7.46%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (7.46%) Data Modelling
5 5 (7.46%) SDLC
6 4 (5.97%) Business Analysis
6 4 (5.97%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 4 (5.97%) Data Mapping
6 4 (5.97%) Malware Analysis
6 4 (5.97%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (5.97%) Threat Analysis
7 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.48%) Change Management
7 3 (4.48%) Data Analysis
7 3 (4.48%) ERP
7 3 (4.48%) ETL
7 3 (4.48%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.81%) Java
2 22 (32.84%) Python
3 17 (25.37%) R
3 17 (25.37%) Scala
4 13 (19.40%) SQL
5 7 (10.45%) C
6 4 (5.97%) Perl
7 3 (4.48%) C++
7 3 (4.48%) Go
7 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.48%) VBA
8 2 (2.99%) Delphi
9 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Degree
1 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) MiFID
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) Oracle
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.97%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.99%) Borland
4 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.99%) Embarcadero
4 2 (2.99%) Juniper
5 1 (1.49%) Adobe
5 1 (1.49%) Alias
5 1 (1.49%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco
5 1 (1.49%) Cloudera