The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 61 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.17% 0.25% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.85% 1.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
117 124 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.66% 15.64% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 63 75
Median daily rate £375 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £210 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £32.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.02 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+10.75% -2.06%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Peterborough - 1 £325 -
VSS/SourceSafe
East of England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) UML
1 7 (87.50%) TickIT
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) JIRA
1 7 (87.50%) V-Model
1 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (87.50%) Waterfall
1 7 (87.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
2 1 (12.50%) WPF
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) System Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) WinForms
2 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) VC++
2 1 (12.50%) PhD
2 1 (12.50%) OOD
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) MFC

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) JIRA
1 7 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Configuration Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Release Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) C# WCF Developer
2 1 (12.50%) C# WPF Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) WCF Developer
2 1 (12.50%) WinForms Developer
2 1 (12.50%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (12.50%) MFC
1 1 (12.50%) STL
1 1 (12.50%) WCF
1 1 (12.50%) WinForms
1 1 (12.50%) WPF
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) UML
1 7 (87.50%) V-Model
1 7 (87.50%) Waterfall
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (12.50%) OOD
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) System Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) ISO 9001
1 7 (87.50%) TickIT