The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 120 114 107
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 4 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.18% 0.097% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.13% 0.68% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
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£450 £429 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.01% +37.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £314 £310
% change year-on-year
+21.41% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 - £27.50
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
353 295 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.75% 14.30% 18.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 168 192
Average daily rate £363 £351 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.20% +6.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £298 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 28
Average hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £38.50 £18.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.27 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.64% +5.33%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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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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
Andover - 1 £450 -
Portsmouth - - - -
Southampton - - - - 1
Waterlooville - - - -
Winchester - - - - 4
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) SecurID
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Content Management
2 2 (50.00%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) OAuth
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (100.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
1 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (50.00%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (50.00%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) VB Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XHTML
1 2 (50.00%) SAML
1 2 (50.00%) XML-RPC
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) OAuth
1 2 (50.00%) XACML
1 2 (50.00%) OpenID
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
1 2 (50.00%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (50.00%) SecurID
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (50.00%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) ForgeRock