The table below looks at the statistics for Reverse Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Reverse Engineering
England / London
Rank 381 407 409
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +2
Contract jobs citing Reverse Engineering 22 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.043% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.051% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 5
Median daily rate £525 £383 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.25% -4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £357 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £563 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £556 £398
% change year-on-year
-19.10% +39.60%
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% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16153 17661 17197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.51% 84.12% 81.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11671 12516 12421
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 206 192
Median hourly rate £31.50 £24.23 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +10.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Reverse Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 London

Reverse Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Reverse Engineering Daily Rate Trend in London

Reverse Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering across the London region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Reverse Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in London

Reverse Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Reverse Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in London

Reverse Engineering
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 21 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
City of London -6 1 £400 -15.78% 1
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Reverse Engineering
England

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 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 London region with a requirement for Reverse Engineering.

1 25 (59.52%) Java
2 20 (47.62%) Python
3 14 (33.33%) Scala
3 14 (33.33%) Big Data
3 14 (33.33%) Apache Spark
4 13 (30.95%) Algorithms
4 13 (30.95%) Machine Learning
4 13 (30.95%) R
5 12 (28.57%) MapReduce
6 11 (26.19%) SQL
6 11 (26.19%) Finance
7 8 (19.05%) Oracle
7 8 (19.05%) Unix
7 8 (19.05%) Linux
8 7 (16.67%) Perl
8 7 (16.67%) C
8 7 (16.67%) Banking
9 5 (11.90%) Subversion
9 5 (11.90%) Web Development
9 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
9 5 (11.90%) LAMP
9 5 (11.90%) SSL
9 5 (11.90%) C++
9 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
9 5 (11.90%) Apache
9 5 (11.90%) HTTP
9 5 (11.90%) CGI
9 5 (11.90%) SDLC
9 5 (11.90%) FastCGI
9 5 (11.90%) Go

Reverse Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in 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 14 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 5 (11.90%) Apache
3 3 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.38%) SAS
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) HTTP
1 5 (11.90%) SSL
2 3 (7.14%) Internet
2 3 (7.14%) Intranet
2 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (2.38%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.38%) DNS
4 1 (2.38%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) Big Data
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.14%) Informix
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Anywhere
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.76%) Apache Hive
4 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.76%) Cloudera CDH
4 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.76%) HBase
4 2 (4.76%) Impala
4 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
1 5 (11.90%) Subversion
2 2 (4.76%) Selenium
3 1 (2.38%) Burp Suite
3 1 (2.38%) ERwin
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (9.52%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.14%) Retail
5 2 (4.76%) Legal
5 2 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Developer
1 10 (23.81%) Machine Learning Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Perl Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Apache Spark Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Consultant
4 3 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Data Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Lead Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Lead Data Architect
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Tester
4 3 (7.14%) Web Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Web Hosting Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Cloud Developer
5 2 (4.76%) IT Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) CGI
1 5 (11.90%) FastCGI
1 5 (11.90%) LAMP
2 4 (9.52%) Web Services
3 3 (7.14%) Middleware
4 2 (4.76%) HTML
4 2 (4.76%) HTML5
4 2 (4.76%) J2EE
5 1 (2.38%) Embperl
5 1 (2.38%) Lucene
5 1 (2.38%) Matplotlib
5 1 (2.38%) Pandas
5 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Algorithms
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.14%) Equities
2 3 (7.14%) Statistics
3 2 (4.76%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.76%) Fixed Income
3 2 (4.76%) SWIFT
3 2 (4.76%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.38%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.38%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Linux
1 8 (19.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) Machine Learning
2 12 (28.57%) MapReduce
3 5 (11.90%) SDLC
3 5 (11.90%) Web Development
4 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
4 4 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.14%) Data Architecture
5 3 (7.14%) Data Mapping
5 3 (7.14%) ERP
5 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.14%) OO
5 3 (7.14%) OOP
5 3 (7.14%) Refactoring
5 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (7.14%) Validation
6 2 (4.76%) OWASP
6 2 (4.76%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) Java
2 20 (47.62%) Python
3 14 (33.33%) Scala
4 13 (30.95%) R
5 11 (26.19%) SQL
6 7 (16.67%) C
6 7 (16.67%) Perl
7 5 (11.90%) C++
7 5 (11.90%) Go
8 3 (7.14%) VBA
9 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
9 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) MiFID
2 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.76%) Cloudera
3 2 (4.76%) Juniper
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe
4 1 (2.38%) F5
4 1 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.38%) Tableau