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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
South East / Berkshire
Rank - 119 -
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.041% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £330 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +75.00%

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
221 214 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.43% 8.76% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 125 133
Median daily rate £440 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £42.75 £24.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £175.00 £37.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +10.67%

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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) ProC
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle GoldenGate

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 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ProC
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle