The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for knowledge and experience of HEAT Software products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HEAT Software over the 3 months to 25 April 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within HEAT Software (formerly FrontRange).

HEAT Software
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 136 132
Contract jobs citing HEAT Software 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.10% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.23% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £225 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

HEAT Software is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 838 1325 1176
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 43.87% 45.11% 38.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 694 631
Median daily rate £390 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £255 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £463 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £375
% change year-on-year +3.55% +3.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 42 47
Median hourly rate £19.00 £39.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.89% +146.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £16.35 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £43.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -14.31% +8.57%  

HEAT Software
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing HEAT Software as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for HEAT Software in Scotland