The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - 62 75
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.27% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.96% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £348 £405
% change year-on-year
+11.51% -14.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.76%
VSS/SourceSafe
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
96 102 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.80% 13.75% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 59 67
Median daily rate £325 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Median hourly rate £51.25 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing VSS/SourceSafe as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) DWDM
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (50.00%) Migration

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) DMVPN
1 1 (50.00%) DWDM
1 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (50.00%) FCoE
1 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (50.00%) FWSM
1 1 (50.00%) IOS XR
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) Multicast
1 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (50.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# WCF Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Brocade
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Riverbed