The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 77 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.10% 0.25% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.16% 2.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
-18.54% +6.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Development Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
86 132 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.93% 10.97% 7.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 73 55
Median daily rate £325 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £41.25 £41.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.04% -2.01%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Marlow -2 1 - -
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) WhatsUp Gold
2 4 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 4 (66.67%) DMVPN
2 4 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) HSRP
3 2 (33.33%) GLP
3 2 (33.33%) CCIE
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) DMVPN
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) HSRP
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (50.00%) IT Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) Lead Network Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (33.33%) Technical Leader
5 1 (16.67%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) GLP
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 4 (66.67%) SolarWinds