The first table below looks at the demand for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 29 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 Chester 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.74% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £338 £355
% change year-on-year
-8.14% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - £42.50
Development Applications Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
23 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 17.04% 6.45% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 1
Average daily rate £325 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +2.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
VSS/SourceSafe
Cheshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

VSS/SourceSafe
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

VSS/SourceSafe Daily Rate Trend in Chester

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee