The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 27 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 644 622
Contract jobs citing HEAT Software 0 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.020% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.045% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £225 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -48.86%  
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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20447 24691 25219
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.00% 44.17% 45.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12551 15146 14305
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 695 810 1098
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.77 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £41.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.15% +8.57%  

HEAT Software
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

HEAT Software
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HEAT Software.

Contractor daily rate trend for HEAT Software in the UK

HEAT Software
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HEAT Software.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HEAT Software in the UK

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HEAT Software 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 HEAT Software.

1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 3 (100.00%) Lumension
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection

HEAT Software
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Project Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Lumension