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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reverse Engineering
Rank 414 433 425
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Contract jobs citing Reverse Engineering 23 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.055% 0.049%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.067% 0.061%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 6
Median daily rate £475 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £360 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £600 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
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
19477 19478 19794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.78% 82.37% 81.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13973 13893 13777
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 £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 217 237
Median hourly rate £23.50 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 August 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 August 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 +31 1 - - 1
Reverse Engineering
England

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 16 (33.33%) Java
2 12 (25.00%) Oracle
3 11 (22.92%) SQL
4 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
5 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (14.58%) ServiceNow
7 7 (14.58%) Hadoop
7 7 (14.58%) Apache Hive
7 7 (14.58%) NoSQL
7 7 (14.58%) HBase
7 7 (14.58%) Big Data
7 7 (14.58%) C
7 7 (14.58%) Linux
7 7 (14.58%) Finance
8 6 (12.50%) Scrum
8 6 (12.50%) Python
8 6 (12.50%) .NET
8 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 5 (10.42%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (10.42%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (10.42%) Tableau
9 5 (10.42%) WCF
9 5 (10.42%) Security Testing
9 5 (10.42%) Reference Data
9 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
9 5 (10.42%) ETL
9 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (10.42%) C++

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 4 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.25%) Apache Spark
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) SAS
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Project
2 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) HTTP
1 2 (4.17%) SSL
1 2 (4.17%) Wireless
2 1 (2.08%) BIG-IP
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.08%) DNS
2 1 (2.08%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) ICMP
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) Intranet
2 1 (2.08%) Network Security
2 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.08%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) Apache Hive
1 7 (14.58%) Big Data
1 7 (14.58%) Hadoop
1 7 (14.58%) HBase
1 7 (14.58%) NoSQL
2 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.33%) Sqoop
4 3 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (6.25%) Cloudera CDH
4 3 (6.25%) Impala
4 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.17%) MS Access
6 1 (2.08%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.17%) Subversion
3 1 (2.08%) AppScan
3 1 (2.08%) Fiddler
3 1 (2.08%) FxCop
3 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.08%) JIRA
3 1 (2.08%) Metasploit
3 1 (2.08%) NuGet
3 1 (2.08%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.08%) StyleCop
3 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 4 (8.33%) Publishing
3 4 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Developer
2 8 (16.67%) Architect
2 8 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
2 8 (16.67%) Tester
3 7 (14.58%) Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Big Data Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Big Data Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Applications Architect
6 4 (8.33%) BizTalk Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Hadoop Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Migration Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Hadoop Developer
6 4 (8.33%) ServiceNow Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Data Migration Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Digital Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Digital Business Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) SharePoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) .NET
2 5 (10.42%) JSON
2 5 (10.42%) WCF
3 4 (8.33%) EDI
3 4 (8.33%) JSON Schema
3 4 (8.33%) REST
3 4 (8.33%) WF
3 4 (8.33%) WSDL
3 4 (8.33%) XML
4 2 (4.17%) CGI
4 2 (4.17%) FastCGI
4 2 (4.17%) LAMP
5 1 (2.08%) Embperl
5 1 (2.08%) HTML
5 1 (2.08%) Matplotlib
5 1 (2.08%) Pandas
5 1 (2.08%) SOAP
5 1 (2.08%) WinForms
5 1 (2.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.42%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (10.42%) Reference Data
3 4 (8.33%) Visualisation
4 3 (6.25%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.17%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.17%) Data Structures
5 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.08%) Physics
6 1 (2.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Android
2 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.25%) Unix
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (12.50%) Scrum
3 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (10.42%) ETL
3 5 (10.42%) Kimball Methodology
3 5 (10.42%) Security Testing
4 4 (8.33%) Data Management
4 4 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 4 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (8.33%) E-Discovery
4 4 (8.33%) Identity Management
4 4 (8.33%) Master Data Management
4 4 (8.33%) Migration
4 4 (8.33%) Regression Testing
4 4 (8.33%) UML
4 4 (8.33%) Web Development
5 3 (6.25%) Analytics
5 3 (6.25%) Information Security
6 2 (4.17%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) Java
2 11 (22.92%) SQL
3 7 (14.58%) C
4 6 (12.50%) Python
5 5 (10.42%) C++
5 5 (10.42%) Perl
6 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.25%) Scala
6 3 (6.25%) VBA
7 2 (4.17%) Assembly Language
7 2 (4.17%) Go
7 2 (4.17%) R
7 2 (4.17%) Ruby
8 1 (2.08%) C#
8 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) CEH
3 3 (6.25%) CREST Certified
3 3 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) GIAC
4 2 (4.17%) OSCP
5 1 (2.08%) CCIE
5 1 (2.08%) CCNP
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.08%) CISSP
5 1 (2.08%) Degree
5 1 (2.08%) ECSA
5 1 (2.08%) SANS
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Ambari
2 1 (2.08%) Nmap
2 1 (2.08%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (14.58%) ServiceNow
3 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.42%) Tableau
5 4 (8.33%) Cognos
5 4 (8.33%) Dell
5 4 (8.33%) IBM
5 4 (8.33%) Informatica
5 4 (8.33%) NetSuite
6 3 (6.25%) Cloudera
7 1 (2.08%) Cisco
7 1 (2.08%) Embarcadero
7 1 (2.08%) F5
7 1 (2.08%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (2.08%) SAP
7 1 (2.08%) Splunk