The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 91 88 88
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.12% 0.35% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.39% 2.78% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £225 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £310 £338
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.38% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.25 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
-16.15% -
VSS/SourceSafe
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 East Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
144 180 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.98% 12.42% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 99 53
Average daily rate £353 £338 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 15
Average hourly rate £31.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £34.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £37.50 £35.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

VSS/SourceSafe
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

VSS/SourceSafe Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VSS/SourceSafe
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the East Midlands region.

VSS/SourceSafe Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

VSS/SourceSafe
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Leicestershire -1 2 - - 2
VSS/SourceSafe
England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Ant
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) V-Model
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Life Science
4 1 (20.00%) CMDB
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) Ant
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Software Configuration Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Life Science
1 1 (20.00%) CMDB
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (20.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
Leicester, Leicestershire
Latcom Ltd
Rate: From £20 to £25 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
ISL
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago