The first table below looks at the demand for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Knutsford 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 13 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.75% 1.25% -
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £310 £356
% change year-on-year
+1.29% -12.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 £35.41
% change year-on-year
- -22.33%
Development Applications Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
4 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 7.02% 7.50% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Average daily rate £450 £226 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+99.11% -46.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
VSS/SourceSafe
Cheshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Modernizr
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) LESS
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) PhantomJS

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) PhantomJS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Modernizr
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (100.00%) LESS
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL