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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - 22 -
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 1.99% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £356
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.73 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -28.17%
Development Applications Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
45 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 17.58% 3.97% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 1
Average daily rate £375 £345 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.57 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.46% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
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