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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reverse Engineering
Rank 391 396 387
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing Reverse Engineering 20 18 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.085% 0.074% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.097% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 14
Average daily rate
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£440 £485 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.27% +14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £352 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £543 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £294
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £99.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18167 18542 19451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.94% 76.48% 73.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12695 12898 12907
Average daily rate £443 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +1.12%
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 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 260 374
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 +17 6 £450 -18.18% 2
Reverse Engineering
England

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 18 (42.86%) Java
2 14 (33.33%) Banking
3 12 (28.57%) XML
3 12 (28.57%) Objective-C
3 12 (28.57%) Android
3 12 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 12 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 11 (26.19%) SQL
5 10 (23.81%) Oracle
5 10 (23.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (23.81%) Cryptography
5 10 (23.81%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
5 10 (23.81%) PCI DSS
6 9 (21.43%) RDBMS
6 9 (21.43%) Linux
6 9 (21.43%) Data Modelling
7 8 (19.05%) UML
7 8 (19.05%) UNIX
7 8 (19.05%) IBM
7 8 (19.05%) Shell Script
7 8 (19.05%) Finance
8 7 (16.67%) Firewall
8 7 (16.67%) TOGAF
8 7 (16.67%) PKI
9 6 (14.29%) Data Architecture
9 6 (14.29%) OWASP
9 6 (14.29%) ERwin
9 6 (14.29%) Windows
9 6 (14.29%) SQL Server

Reverse Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (9.52%) Apache
2 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) Firewall
2 4 (9.52%) Multicast
2 4 (9.52%) HTTP
2 4 (9.52%) SSL
3 2 (4.76%) Intranet
3 2 (4.76%) Internet
3 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.76%) DNS
3 2 (4.76%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 9 (21.43%) RDBMS
3 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.52%) MySQL
5 3 (7.14%) MS Access
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.38%) QlikView
7 1 (2.38%) Big Data
7 1 (2.38%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.38%) Cognos Query Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) ERwin
2 4 (9.52%) Subversion
2 4 (9.52%) GDB
3 1 (2.38%) ProC
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (33.33%) Banking
2 8 (19.05%) Finance
3 5 (11.90%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.14%) Retail
4 3 (7.14%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.76%) Front Office
6 1 (2.38%) Back Office
6 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Architect
3 9 (21.43%) Security Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Data Modeller
5 5 (11.90%) Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Tester
6 4 (9.52%) Penetration Tester
6 4 (9.52%) Perl Developer
7 3 (7.14%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Junior
8 2 (4.76%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Oracle Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Sitecore Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) XML
2 4 (9.52%) CGI
2 4 (9.52%) FastCGI
3 3 (7.14%) .NET
4 2 (4.76%) XSD
4 2 (4.76%) Middleware
4 2 (4.76%) LAMP
4 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.76%) Java EE
4 2 (4.76%) LINQ
4 2 (4.76%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (4.76%) REST
5 1 (2.38%) WinForms
5 1 (2.38%) J2EE
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 10 (23.81%) Cryptography
3 7 (16.67%) PKI
4 5 (11.90%) Fixed Income
5 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 3 (7.14%) Credit Risk
6 2 (4.76%) Open Source
6 2 (4.76%) Equities
6 2 (4.76%) STB
6 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.38%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Android
1 12 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 9 (21.43%) Linux
3 8 (19.05%) UNIX
4 6 (14.29%) Windows
5 4 (9.52%) Debian
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 8 (19.05%) UML
4 7 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 6 (14.29%) Data Architecture
5 6 (14.29%) OWASP
6 5 (11.90%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (9.52%) OOP
7 4 (9.52%) OO
8 3 (7.14%) ETL
8 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
9 2 (4.76%) Web Development
9 2 (4.76%) Refactoring
9 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
9 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.76%) Product Management
9 2 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) Java
2 12 (28.57%) Objective-C
3 11 (26.19%) SQL
4 8 (19.05%) Shell Script
5 5 (11.90%) Python
5 5 (11.90%) C
6 4 (9.52%) Perl
6 4 (9.52%) PHP
6 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 3 (7.14%) VBA
8 2 (4.76%) C++
8 2 (4.76%) Ruby
9 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) CGEIT
3 1 (2.38%) CISSP
3 1 (2.38%) CISM
3 1 (2.38%) GIAC
3 1 (2.38%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 10 (23.81%) PCI DSS
2 3 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Oracle
2 8 (19.05%) IBM
3 3 (7.14%) Informatica
4 2 (4.76%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.76%) F5
4 2 (4.76%) JBoss
5 1 (2.38%) Cognos
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
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