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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reverse Engineering
Rank 396 392 380
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Contract jobs citing Reverse Engineering 12 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.054% 0.089% 0.082%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 8
Average daily rate
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£340 £625 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.60% +47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £420 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £725 £678
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £425 £520
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -18.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -
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
17438 18453 16994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.30% 78.06% 77.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12215 13061 11828
Average daily rate £450 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 225 224
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
City of London +18 4 £311 -30.83% 2
Reverse Engineering
England

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) Finance
3 7 (31.82%) Data Modelling
3 7 (31.82%) Logical Data Model
3 7 (31.82%) Physical Data Model
4 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 6 (27.27%) Retail
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle
6 4 (18.18%) OO
6 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (18.18%) Degree
6 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
7 3 (13.64%) Banking
7 3 (13.64%) Data Architecture
7 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
7 3 (13.64%) ERwin
7 3 (13.64%) Apache
7 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (13.64%) PHP
7 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (13.64%) Open Source
7 3 (13.64%) Analytics
8 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (9.09%) Use Case
8 2 (9.09%) Information Architecture
8 2 (9.09%) FastCGI
8 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database

Reverse Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 3 (13.64%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (4.55%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
1 2 (9.09%) Intranet
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
1 2 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) ATM
2 1 (4.55%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 4 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (4.55%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (4.55%) MS Access
6 1 (4.55%) OLTP
6 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
6 1 (4.55%) MySQL
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) ERwin
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Retail
3 3 (13.64%) Banking
4 2 (9.09%) Publishing
5 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
5 1 (4.55%) Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Data Modeller
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Data Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Perl Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Data Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Product Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Incident Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Data Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Lead Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Security Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) FastCGI
1 2 (9.09%) CGI
1 2 (9.09%) LAMP
2 1 (4.55%) Symfony
2 1 (4.55%) OAuth
2 1 (4.55%) WinForms
2 1 (4.55%) SAML
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) Flash
2 1 (4.55%) WSDL
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) REST
2 1 (4.55%) Laravel
2 1 (4.55%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Open Source
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.09%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.55%) Statistics
4 1 (4.55%) CMDB
4 1 (4.55%) Reference Data
4 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (4.55%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) UNIX
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Data Modelling
1 7 (31.82%) Logical Data Model
1 7 (31.82%) Physical Data Model
2 4 (18.18%) OO
3 3 (13.64%) Data Architecture
3 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.64%) Analytics
4 2 (9.09%) Use Case
4 2 (9.09%) Information Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) OOP
4 2 (9.09%) Workflow
4 2 (9.09%) MVC
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Web Development
4 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) PHP
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Remedy
2 2 (9.09%) HP
2 2 (9.09%) BMC
3 1 (4.55%) Zend
3 1 (4.55%) Teradata
3 1 (4.55%) Netezza
3 1 (4.55%) Embarcadero
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) Temenos
3 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.55%) SAP