The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT contracts advertised for the Isle of Wight region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Isle of Wight - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £393 £310
% change year-on-year
-19.89% +26.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -16.15%
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 Isle of Wight region.

Development Applications Category
Isle of Wight
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Isle of Wight 100.00% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Median daily rate £263 £220 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.31% -2.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in the Isle of Wight

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Isle of Wight 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 the Isle of Wight