The first table below looks at the demand for Reverse Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 London 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 392 368 405
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +37
Contract jobs citing Reverse Engineering 20 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.097% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.13% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 8
Average daily rate £613 £425 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.11% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £296 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £635 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £520 £305
% change year-on-year
-8.65% +70.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 - £30.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18535 16423 20573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.61% 76.02% 73.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13086 11421 13439
Average daily rate £430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 222 328
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Reverse Engineering
England

Reverse Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering within the London 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
City of London -13 4 £450 -7.69% 3
Reverse Engineering
England

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (45.71%) Banking
2 13 (37.14%) Java
3 11 (31.43%) Objective-C
3 11 (31.43%) Android
3 11 (31.43%) Apple iOS
3 11 (31.43%) Mobile App
4 10 (28.57%) PCI DSS
4 10 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 9 (25.71%) Cryptography
5 9 (25.71%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (22.86%) Investment Banking
6 8 (22.86%) Finance
6 8 (22.86%) XML
7 7 (20.00%) Credit Risk
7 7 (20.00%) Data Architecture
8 6 (17.14%) Reference Data
8 6 (17.14%) PKI
8 6 (17.14%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (17.14%) TOGAF
8 6 (17.14%) IBM
8 6 (17.14%) Firewall
8 6 (17.14%) UML
8 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
9 5 (14.29%) Oracle
9 5 (14.29%) OWASP
10 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
10 4 (11.43%) .NET
10 4 (11.43%) Windows

Reverse Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (2.86%) Apache
1 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.71%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) Multicast
2 1 (2.86%) BIG-IP
2 1 (2.86%) SSL
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.71%) MySQL
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) Big Data
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.86%) VLDB
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) ERwin
1 2 (5.71%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) GDB
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 16 (45.71%) Banking
2 8 (22.86%) Investment Banking
2 8 (22.86%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.71%) Front Office
4 1 (2.86%) Publishing
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Architect
2 9 (25.71%) Data Modeller
3 8 (22.86%) Security Architect
4 7 (20.00%) Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Data Modeller
8 1 (2.86%) Designer
8 1 (2.86%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Sitecore Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) XML
2 4 (11.43%) .NET
3 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.71%) HTML
4 2 (5.71%) CSS
4 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.71%) LINQ
5 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (2.86%) REST
5 1 (2.86%) FastCGI
5 1 (2.86%) RESTful
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.86%) HTML5
5 1 (2.86%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.86%) WinForms
5 1 (2.86%) Java EE
5 1 (2.86%) jQuery
5 1 (2.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Mobile App
2 9 (25.71%) Cryptography
3 7 (20.00%) Credit Risk
4 6 (17.14%) Reference Data
4 6 (17.14%) PKI
5 2 (5.71%) Blackberry
5 2 (5.71%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.86%) Equities
6 1 (2.86%) STB
6 1 (2.86%) Derivative
6 1 (2.86%) PDA
6 1 (2.86%) NHS
6 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Android
1 11 (31.43%) Apple iOS
2 4 (11.43%) Windows
3 3 (8.57%) Linux
4 2 (5.71%) UNIX
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.86%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 9 (25.71%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 6 (17.14%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (17.14%) TOGAF
4 6 (17.14%) UML
5 5 (14.29%) OWASP
6 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (5.71%) OOP
8 2 (5.71%) OO
8 2 (5.71%) MVC
8 2 (5.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (5.71%) TDD
8 2 (5.71%) Information Security
8 2 (5.71%) Cyber Security
8 2 (5.71%) Analytics
8 2 (5.71%) BPMN
9 1 (2.86%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) Java
2 11 (31.43%) Objective-C
3 3 (8.57%) C
3 3 (8.57%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) Perl
4 2 (5.71%) PHP
4 2 (5.71%) VB
4 2 (5.71%) Python
4 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.86%) PHP5
5 1 (2.86%) Ruby
5 1 (2.86%) VBA
5 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.86%) C#
5 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) CGEIT
2 1 (2.86%) GIAC
2 1 (2.86%) GCIH
2 1 (2.86%) MCITP
2 1 (2.86%) CISSP
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (28.57%) PCI DSS
1 10 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.71%) QA
3 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) IBM
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.86%) F5
4 1 (2.86%) Telerik
4 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.86%) JBoss
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £600 - £750 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago