The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 103 77 73
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -4
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.13% 0.27% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.84% 1.61% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £266 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.06% -18.07%
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 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
239 186 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 15.22% 16.59% 15.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 118 77
Average daily rate £330 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -58.06%
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 Leeds

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VSS/SourceSafe
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VSS/SourceSafe Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

VSS/SourceSafe
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

VSS/SourceSafe Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
1 2 (100.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle