The table below looks at the statistics for Reverse Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reverse Engineering
Rank 612 628 606
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Contract jobs citing Reverse Engineering 49 35 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.061% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.077% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 21 13
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £293 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £37.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44547 45656 42956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.75% 79.99% 78.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 29462 29606 26622
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1037 1202 1216
Median hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.16 £52.17 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Reverse Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Reverse Engineering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Reverse Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Reverse Engineering
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Reverse Engineering within the UK.

Reverse Engineering Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Reverse Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Reverse Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Reverse Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Reverse Engineering within the UK.

Reverse Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Reverse Engineering
Top 25 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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
England +36 48 £425 +19.71% 21
London +12 22 £550 +52.24% 7
North West +7 9 £400 +6.66%
East of England +22 6 £350 -39.13%
South West +8 5 £350 +5.66% 3
Cheltenham - 5 £350 - 1
Gloucestershire - 5 £350 - 3
South East +10 4 £425 +88.88% 5
Manchester -8 4 £400 +6.66%
Cheshire - 4 £425 -
Warrington - 4 £425 -
City of London +50 3 - - 2
Cambridge - 3 £325 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £325 -
Luton +1 2 £444 -22.82%
Bedfordshire -1 2 £444 -22.82%
Hampshire -4 2 £425 - 4
West Midlands -25 2 £495 +65.00% 5
Coventry - 2 £495 - 2
Farnborough - 2 £425 -
Crawley - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Essex +1 1 £200 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Reverse Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 with a requirement for Reverse Engineering.

1 35 (33.98%) SQL
2 34 (33.01%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (33.01%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (30.10%) Microsoft
4 26 (25.24%) .NET
5 24 (23.30%) REST
6 21 (20.39%) SOAP
6 21 (20.39%) Data Modelling
7 20 (19.42%) SQL Server
8 19 (18.45%) Java
8 19 (18.45%) Software Engineering
9 18 (17.48%) SOA
9 18 (17.48%) MS Excel
10 17 (16.50%) C#
10 17 (16.50%) Security Cleared
11 15 (14.56%) Finance
12 14 (13.59%) Penetration Testing
12 14 (13.59%) Microservices
13 13 (12.62%) WCF
13 13 (12.62%) Oracle
14 12 (11.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (11.65%) User Stories
15 11 (10.68%) C
15 11 (10.68%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (9.71%) Linux
16 10 (9.71%) Migration
16 10 (9.71%) Scrum
16 10 (9.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 10 (9.71%) Big Data

Reverse Engineering
Top Related IT Skills 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 8 (7.77%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (6.80%) JBoss
3 5 (4.85%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.88%) Confluence
5 3 (2.91%) SAS
6 2 (1.94%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.94%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.97%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.97%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.97%) Mule
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 18 (17.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.88%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.91%) MS Project
4 2 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.97%) MS Office
5 1 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.88%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) Firewall
1 3 (2.91%) Wireless
2 2 (1.94%) DNS
2 2 (1.94%) FTP
2 2 (1.94%) HTTP
2 2 (1.94%) Internet
2 2 (1.94%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (1.94%) Network Security
2 2 (1.94%) S/MIME
2 2 (1.94%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.97%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.97%) DHCP
3 1 (0.97%) IPsec
3 1 (0.97%) LAN
3 1 (0.97%) SMTP
3 1 (0.97%) SSH
3 1 (0.97%) SSL
3 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.97%) VPN
3 1 (0.97%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.42%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (10.68%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (9.71%) Big Data
4 10 (9.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (7.77%) Hadoop
6 7 (6.80%) Apache Hive
6 7 (6.80%) HBase
6 7 (6.80%) Relational Database
7 6 (5.83%) Data Mining
7 6 (5.83%) NoSQL
7 6 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (4.85%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (4.85%) Sqoop
9 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.94%) Impala
10 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.94%) PowerPivot
10 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (4.85%) JIRA
2 3 (2.91%) Metasploit
3 2 (1.94%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.97%) Ant
4 1 (0.97%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (0.97%) AppScan
4 1 (0.97%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.97%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.97%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.97%) FxCop
4 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.97%) MSTest
4 1 (0.97%) NuGet
4 1 (0.97%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.97%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.97%) StyleCop
4 1 (0.97%) Subversion
4 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (14.56%) Finance
2 7 (6.80%) Retail
3 6 (5.83%) Banking
4 4 (3.88%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.88%) Publishing
5 1 (0.97%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (34.95%) Developer
2 17 (16.50%) Analyst
2 17 (16.50%) Architect
3 15 (14.56%) Senior Developer
4 13 (12.62%) Technical Architect
5 9 (8.74%) Business Analyst
5 9 (8.74%) Penetration Tester
5 9 (8.74%) Tester
6 8 (7.77%) Data Modeller
6 8 (7.77%) Designer
7 7 (6.80%) .NET Developer
7 7 (6.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 7 (6.80%) Senior Designer
8 6 (5.83%) Big Data Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Consultant
8 6 (5.83%) Senior Big Data Developer
8 6 (5.83%) SQL Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (4.85%) Senior Hadoop Developer
9 5 (4.85%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.24%) .NET
2 24 (23.30%) REST
3 21 (20.39%) SOAP
4 13 (12.62%) WCF
5 9 (8.74%) Middleware
6 8 (7.77%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (6.80%) .NET Framework
7 7 (6.80%) XML
8 5 (4.85%) JSON
9 4 (3.88%) EDI
9 4 (3.88%) JSON Schema
9 4 (3.88%) WF
9 4 (3.88%) WSDL
10 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET
10 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (2.91%) Web Services
11 2 (1.94%) HTML
11 2 (1.94%) MDX
12 1 (0.97%) JPA
12 1 (0.97%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (33.01%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.74%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (6.80%) Data Structures
4 6 (5.83%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (4.85%) Reference Data
5 5 (4.85%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.91%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.91%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.94%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.94%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.94%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.97%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.97%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.97%) Equities
8 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.97%) PKI
8 1 (0.97%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.71%) Linux
2 6 (5.83%) Unix
2 6 (5.83%) Windows
3 4 (3.88%) Android
3 4 (3.88%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.94%) Solaris
5 1 (0.97%) Kali Linux
5 1 (0.97%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.97%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.97%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (33.01%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (20.39%) Data Modelling
3 19 (18.45%) Software Engineering
4 18 (17.48%) SOA
5 14 (13.59%) Microservices
5 14 (13.59%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (11.65%) User Stories
7 10 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (9.71%) Low Latency
7 10 (9.71%) Migration
7 10 (9.71%) Scrum
8 9 (8.74%) Data Analysis
8 9 (8.74%) E-Commerce
9 8 (7.77%) Data Management
9 8 (7.77%) ETL
9 8 (7.77%) Kimball Methodology
10 7 (6.80%) Analytics
10 7 (6.80%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (5.83%) Ethical Hacking
11 6 (5.83%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 35 (33.98%) SQL
2 19 (18.45%) Java
3 17 (16.50%) C#
4 11 (10.68%) C
5 9 (8.74%) C++
6 7 (6.80%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.85%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.88%) Perl
8 4 (3.88%) Python
9 3 (2.91%) Ruby
10 2 (1.94%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.94%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.94%) Scala
10 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.94%) VBA
11 1 (0.97%) COBOL
11 1 (0.97%) PHP
11 1 (0.97%) R
11 1 (0.97%) XPath
11 1 (0.97%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 17 (16.50%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.77%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.80%) CEH
3 7 (6.80%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.88%) CREST Certified
4 4 (3.88%) GIAC
4 4 (3.88%) Sun Certification
5 3 (2.91%) OSCP
6 2 (1.94%) CISSP
6 2 (1.94%) Degree
6 2 (1.94%) GCFA
6 2 (1.94%) SANS
7 1 (0.97%) CCIE
7 1 (0.97%) CCNP
7 1 (0.97%) CISA
7 1 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.97%) ECSA
7 1 (0.97%) GCFE
7 1 (0.97%) GREM
7 1 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.94%) JTAG
2 1 (0.97%) COBIT
2 1 (0.97%) FISMA
2 1 (0.97%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (4.85%) Ambari
2 3 (2.91%) Nmap
3 2 (1.94%) Nessus
3 2 (1.94%) WebInspect
4 1 (0.97%) EnCase
4 1 (0.97%) FTK
Vendors
1 31 (30.10%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.62%) Oracle
3 8 (7.77%) ServiceNow
4 7 (6.80%) Red Hat
4 7 (6.80%) Tableau
5 5 (4.85%) Cognos
5 5 (4.85%) IBM
6 4 (3.88%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.88%) Dell
6 4 (3.88%) Informatica
6 4 (3.88%) NetSuite
6 4 (3.88%) Splunk
7 2 (1.94%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.94%) Freescale
8 1 (0.97%) Embarcadero
8 1 (0.97%) ESRI
8 1 (0.97%) HP
8 1 (0.97%) hybris
8 1 (0.97%) Rally
8 1 (0.97%) WSO2
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