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 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reverse Engineering
Rank 418 417 435
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Contract jobs citing Reverse Engineering 23 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.078% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.094% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 7
Median daily rate £450 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Reverse Engineering
England

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
19685 19203 19669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.98% 83.25% 81.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14097 13781 13947
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 218 246
Median hourly rate £24.72 £22.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.36% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.93 £52.05 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +10 4 £350 -32.43%
Reverse Engineering
England

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 14 (34.15%) Java
2 12 (29.27%) SQL
3 10 (24.39%) Oracle
3 10 (24.39%) C
3 10 (24.39%) Linux
3 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
4 9 (21.95%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (19.51%) Perl
6 7 (17.07%) C++
6 7 (17.07%) Python
6 7 (17.07%) Banking
6 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
7 6 (14.63%) Master Data Management
7 6 (14.63%) Web Development
7 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
7 6 (14.63%) Data Management
7 6 (14.63%) Unix
7 6 (14.63%) .NET
7 6 (14.63%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
8 5 (12.20%) JSON
8 5 (12.20%) Finance
8 5 (12.20%) WCF
8 5 (12.20%) Security Testing
8 5 (12.20%) Reference Data
8 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
8 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
8 5 (12.20%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
9 4 (9.76%) FastCGI

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 6 (14.63%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (9.76%) Apache
3 3 (7.32%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.44%) SAS
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
1 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) HTTP
1 4 (9.76%) SSL
2 2 (4.88%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) Intranet
2 2 (4.88%) Wireless
3 1 (2.44%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.44%) DNS
3 1 (2.44%) Firewall
3 1 (2.44%) ICMP
3 1 (2.44%) Network Security
3 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.32%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (7.32%) Apache Hive
3 3 (7.32%) Big Data
3 3 (7.32%) Cloudera CDH
3 3 (7.32%) Data Mining
3 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.32%) HBase
3 3 (7.32%) Impala
3 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.88%) Informix
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Anywhere
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.44%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.76%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) AppScan
3 1 (2.44%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.44%) FxCop
3 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) Metasploit
3 1 (2.44%) NuGet
3 1 (2.44%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.44%) StyleCop
3 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (17.07%) Banking
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 4 (9.76%) Publishing
3 4 (9.76%) Retail
4 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Architect
2 9 (21.95%) Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Penetration Tester
3 8 (19.51%) Tester
4 5 (12.20%) Data Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Applications Architect
5 4 (9.76%) BizTalk Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Migration Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Perl Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Big Data Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Data Migration Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Digital Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Digital Business Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Tester
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) .NET
2 5 (12.20%) JSON
2 5 (12.20%) WCF
3 4 (9.76%) CGI
3 4 (9.76%) EDI
3 4 (9.76%) FastCGI
3 4 (9.76%) JSON Schema
3 4 (9.76%) LAMP
3 4 (9.76%) REST
3 4 (9.76%) WF
3 4 (9.76%) WSDL
3 4 (9.76%) XML
4 3 (7.32%) HTML
5 2 (4.88%) HTML5
5 2 (4.88%) J2EE
5 2 (4.88%) Middleware
5 2 (4.88%) Web Services
6 1 (2.44%) Matplotlib
6 1 (2.44%) Pandas
6 1 (2.44%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Embedded Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Reference Data
2 3 (7.32%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.88%) Cryptography
3 2 (4.88%) Equities
3 2 (4.88%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.44%) Physics
4 1 (2.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Linux
2 6 (14.63%) Unix
3 3 (7.32%) Android
3 3 (7.32%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.32%) Windows
4 1 (2.44%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (14.63%) Data Management
2 6 (14.63%) Master Data Management
2 6 (14.63%) Web Development
3 5 (12.20%) Security Testing
4 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
4 4 (9.76%) E-Discovery
4 4 (9.76%) Identity Management
4 4 (9.76%) Migration
4 4 (9.76%) Regression Testing
4 4 (9.76%) UML
5 3 (7.32%) Data Architecture
5 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
5 3 (7.32%) Information Security
5 3 (7.32%) OO
5 3 (7.32%) SDLC
5 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Coaching
6 2 (4.88%) Malware Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) Java
2 12 (29.27%) SQL
3 10 (24.39%) C
4 8 (19.51%) Perl
5 7 (17.07%) C++
5 7 (17.07%) Python
6 4 (9.76%) Go
7 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
7 3 (7.32%) Scala
8 2 (4.88%) Assembly Language
8 2 (4.88%) Ruby
8 2 (4.88%) VBA
9 1 (2.44%) C#
9 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.44%) PHP
9 1 (2.44%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) CEH
3 3 (7.32%) CREST Certified
3 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) GIAC
4 2 (4.88%) OSCP
5 1 (2.44%) CCIE
5 1 (2.44%) CCNP
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.44%) CISSP
5 1 (2.44%) Degree
5 1 (2.44%) ECSA
5 1 (2.44%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Nmap
1 1 (2.44%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.76%) Dell
3 4 (9.76%) IBM
3 4 (9.76%) Informatica
3 4 (9.76%) NetSuite
4 3 (7.32%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco
5 1 (2.44%) Embarcadero
5 1 (2.44%) F5
5 1 (2.44%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.44%) SAP
5 1 (2.44%) Splunk
5 1 (2.44%) Tableau