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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.42% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.23% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+20.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £28.73
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
71 106 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 9.92% 14.74% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 45 41
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £446 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Average hourly rate £33.50 £38.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.98% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 3 £300 -
VSS/SourceSafe
East of England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing VSS/SourceSafe also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VSS/SourceSafe.

1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos
2 2 (66.67%) Mac OS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) NX-OS
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing VSS/SourceSafe also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VSS/SourceSafe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
1 2 (66.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Cognos
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco