The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 6.52% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 60.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £314 £313
% change year-on-year
+43.31% +0.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.75 £42.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-33.92% +52.72%
VSS/SourceSafe
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Development Applications Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 10.87% 4.12% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Average daily rate £363 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £341 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.13% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing VSS/SourceSafe 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 VSS/SourceSafe.

1 3 (100.00%) Remedy
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) CMDB
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) F5
1 3 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (33.33%) HP

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing VSS/SourceSafe 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 VSS/SourceSafe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Support
1 3 (100.00%) Implementation Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Release Management
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Remedy
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) HP