The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Reverse Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Reverse Engineering over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Reverse Engineering
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 405 400 436
Rank change year-on-year -5 +36  
Contract jobs citing Reverse Engineering 19 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.092% 0.084% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.099% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 4
Median daily rate £473 £505 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.43% +54.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £418 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -15.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Reverse Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 17979 18242 19175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.61% 85.33% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12883 13341 13612
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £630 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 156 254
Median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.19% -4.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £46.00 £55.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Reverse Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Reverse Engineering as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Reverse Engineering in London

Reverse Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Reverse Engineering in London

Reverse Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Reverse Engineering in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Reverse Engineering in London

Reverse Engineering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Reverse Engineering 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 26 June 2017. 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 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
Uxbridge - 3 £245 -
City of London -5 2 £460 - 2
Reverse Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 20 (60.61%) Java
2 15 (45.45%) Oracle
2 15 (45.45%) Python
3 11 (33.33%) Big Data
4 9 (27.27%) Apache Spark
4 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 8 (24.24%) SQL
5 8 (24.24%) Fixed Income
5 8 (24.24%) Banking
5 8 (24.24%) Subversion
5 8 (24.24%) Scala
6 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
6 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
6 7 (21.21%) ETL
6 7 (21.21%) Web Services
6 7 (21.21%) Algorithms
6 7 (21.21%) DevOps
6 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (21.21%) Analytics
6 7 (21.21%) Machine Learning
6 7 (21.21%) R
6 7 (21.21%) MapReduce
7 6 (18.18%) OLAP
7 6 (18.18%) C#
7 6 (18.18%) Lisp
7 6 (18.18%) Change Management
7 6 (18.18%) Finance
7 6 (18.18%) Front Office

Reverse Engineering
Co-occurring 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 9 (27.27%) Apache Spark
2 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.06%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) BIG-IP
1 2 (6.06%) DNS
1 2 (6.06%) HTTP
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
1 2 (6.06%) Intranet
1 2 (6.06%) Network Security
1 2 (6.06%) SSL
1 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) Big Data
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (18.18%) OLAP
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle OLAP
4 5 (15.15%) Hadoop
4 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database
5 4 (12.12%) RDBMS
5 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (6.06%) Apache Hive
6 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (6.06%) HBase
6 2 (6.06%) Impala
6 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
6 2 (6.06%) MySQL
6 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Subversion
2 2 (6.06%) Selenium
3 1 (3.03%) Burp Suite
General
1 8 (24.24%) Banking
2 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Front Office
3 4 (12.12%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Legal
4 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (6.06%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Data Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Security Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Tester
7 2 (6.06%) T-SQL Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) Web Services
2 4 (12.12%) Java EE
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
3 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.06%) Apache Flex
3 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.06%) CGI
3 2 (6.06%) Embperl
3 2 (6.06%) FastCGI
3 2 (6.06%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) HTML5
3 2 (6.06%) LAMP
3 2 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Fixed Income
2 7 (21.21%) Algorithms
2 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.06%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (6.06%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (6.06%) SWIFT
4 2 (6.06%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.03%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Unix
3 2 (6.06%) Android
3 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.06%) Mac OS X
3 2 (6.06%) Solaris
3 2 (6.06%) SUSE
3 2 (6.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Analytics
1 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (21.21%) DevOps
1 7 (21.21%) ETL
1 7 (21.21%) Machine Learning
1 7 (21.21%) MapReduce
1 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
2 6 (18.18%) Change Management
3 4 (12.12%) SDLC
4 3 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Project Management
4 3 (9.09%) Web Development
5 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.06%) Refactoring
5 2 (6.06%) Regression Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.06%) Statistics
5 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) Java
2 15 (45.45%) Python
3 8 (24.24%) Scala
3 8 (24.24%) SQL
4 7 (21.21%) R
5 6 (18.18%) C#
5 6 (18.18%) Lisp
6 5 (15.15%) C
6 5 (15.15%) Perl
7 4 (12.12%) PHP
7 4 (12.12%) Ruby
8 2 (6.06%) C++
8 2 (6.06%) COBOL
8 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
8 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
8 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
8 2 (6.06%) VBA
9 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Puppet
2 2 (6.06%) CFEngine
2 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Oracle
2 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.12%) Cloudera
4 2 (6.06%) F5
4 2 (6.06%) Synopsys
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