The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 0.47% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.78% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £388 £343
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +13.13%
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
Northamptonshire

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

Development Applications Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
36 34 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 16.74% 14.17% 10.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 12
Median daily rate £450 £500 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +88.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northampton 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 Northampton

VSS/SourceSafe
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

VSS/SourceSafe Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Northampton region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Database Optimisation

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) ASP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Classic ASP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Database Optimisation
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS