The first table below looks at the demand for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Ipswich region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 27 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.58% - 1.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.00% - 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£150 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £331 £355
% change year-on-year
-12.45% -6.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - £40.00
Development Applications Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
25 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 14.62% 4.48% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 3 4
Average daily rate £350 £351 £399
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.14% -12.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £330 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £351 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

VSS/SourceSafe
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

VSS/SourceSafe Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) DHTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) DHTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft