The first table below looks at the demand for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Cheltenham region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.92% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 31.58% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£415 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £356 £355
% change year-on-year
-12.98% +0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - £42.50
Development Applications Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
19 3 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 15.57% 3.66% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 9
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £360 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
VSS/SourceSafe
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VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

VSS/SourceSafe
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

VSS/SourceSafe Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Release Management
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) Apache Ivy
2 3 (50.00%) Maven
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) Lua
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Ant
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Struts
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Apache Ivy
2 3 (50.00%) Maven
2 3 (50.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Struts
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
1 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) Lua
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Sun
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