The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 114 122 115
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.045% 0.079% 0.084%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.40% 0.91% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £348 £405
% change year-on-year
+11.51% -14.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.76%
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
253 219 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.50% 8.69% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 138 100
Median daily rate £413 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +16.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing VSS/SourceSafe as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Berkshire region.

VSS/SourceSafe Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Berkshire region.

VSS/SourceSafe Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Bracknell - 1 - -
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) CommVault
1 2 (66.67%) MOF
1 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) EqualLogic
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (66.67%) Dell Compellent
1 2 (66.67%) NetVault Backup
1 2 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) ProC
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ProC
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) MOF
1 2 (66.67%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CommVault
1 2 (66.67%) Dell Compellent
1 2 (66.67%) EqualLogic
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle