The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 81 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.54% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£315 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+30.81% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
130 156 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.93% 12.32% 7.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 100 28
Average daily rate £365 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £246 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

VSS/SourceSafe
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

VSS/SourceSafe Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

VSS/SourceSafe
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

VSS/SourceSafe Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) InfoPath
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Workflow
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft