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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 19 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.56% 3.03% 2.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.38% 18.52% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £225 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £310 £338
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.38% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.25 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
-16.15% -
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
13 27 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 10.16% 16.36% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 3
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £510 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £37.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.33% +33.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (50.00%) TickIT
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Life Science
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) V-Model
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Spanning Tree

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Release Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Life Science
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) V-Model
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (50.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
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