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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 63 55 59
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.76% 0.16% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.06% 1.39% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.49% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -
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
99 72 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.58% 11.69% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 40 37
Average daily rate £350 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +12.12%
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 Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

VSS/SourceSafe Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £413 - 1
Stevenage - 1 £400 -
VSS/SourceSafe
East of England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
1 5 (83.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) REST
3 3 (50.00%) VCAP
3 3 (50.00%) vCloud
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) Puppet
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) CMS
3 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) CruiseControl

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
1 5 (83.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) CruiseControl
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) VB Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) VB6 Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Build Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Flex
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Process Management
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) VB6
4 2 (33.33%) VB
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VBScript
5 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) VCAP
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) vCloud
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
1 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
Hertfordshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago