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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 114 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 9 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.40% - 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.58% - 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 5
Average daily rate
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£345 - £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 - £417
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 - £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
-43.07% -
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
349 320 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.61% 15.30% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 182 203
Average daily rate £363 £355 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 2
Average hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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 1 September 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
Farnborough - 8 £343 -
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) IIS
2 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) VB
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) SDLC
3 10 (76.92%) N-Tier
4 9 (69.23%) Telerik
4 9 (69.23%) Visual Studio
5 8 (61.54%) C#
5 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
6 7 (53.85%) SQL
7 6 (46.15%) Data Security
7 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (46.15%) FusionCharts
7 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (38.46%) Ajax
8 5 (38.46%) jQuery
8 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
8 5 (38.46%) HTML
8 5 (38.46%) CSS
9 4 (30.77%) Windows
9 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
9 4 (30.77%) MySQL

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 13 (100.00%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) JBoss
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LDAP
1 2 (15.38%) Kerberos
1 2 (15.38%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (30.77%) MySQL
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
5 2 (15.38%) DB2
5 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
5 2 (15.38%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Visual Studio
2 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (23.08%) JSUnit
3 3 (23.08%) NUnit
4 2 (15.38%) Subversion
4 2 (15.38%) Maven
4 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (15.38%) Ant
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Analyst Programmer
2 6 (46.15%) Programmer
3 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
1 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
2 6 (46.15%) FusionCharts
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) jQuery
3 5 (38.46%) Ajax
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) Highcharts JS
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (15.38%) OAuth
5 2 (15.38%) XACML
5 2 (15.38%) OpenID
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 2 (15.38%) SailPoint
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) XHTML
5 2 (15.38%) SAML
5 2 (15.38%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) N-Tier
2 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
3 2 (15.38%) SecurID
3 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Solaris
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (84.62%) SDLC
2 6 (46.15%) Data Security
3 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) OOD
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) UML
4 2 (15.38%) Content Management
4 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) VB
2 8 (61.54%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
5 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
6 2 (15.38%) Python
6 2 (15.38%) Ruby
6 2 (15.38%) Perl
6 2 (15.38%) Java
6 2 (15.38%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (15.38%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (69.23%) Telerik
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Aquila
5 2 (15.38%) ForgeRock
5 2 (15.38%) IBM