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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - 79 -
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.12% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -55.38%
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
94 146 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.40% 17.16% 18.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 82 91
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £43.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) UML
1 7 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 7 (100.00%) TickIT
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) JIRA
1 7 (100.00%) V-Model
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (100.00%) Waterfall

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 (100.00%) JIRA
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Configuration Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Release Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) UML
1 7 (100.00%) V-Model
1 7 (100.00%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 7 (100.00%) TickIT