The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 0.66% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.94% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
-18.54% +6.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
VSS/SourceSafe
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Development Applications Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
34 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 22.37% 10.71% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 2
Median daily rate £325 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.04% -2.01%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester 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 Leicester

VSS/SourceSafe
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

VSS/SourceSafe Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

VSS/SourceSafe
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

VSS/SourceSafe Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 5 (100.00%) TickIT
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) V-Model
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) JIRA
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Release Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Release Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) V-Model
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 5 (100.00%) TickIT