The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - 89 -
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.070% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £260 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £450 £314
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +43.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.00 -
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
250 145 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.75% 10.15% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 102 103
Average daily rate £420 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

VSS/SourceSafe
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VSS/SourceSafe Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

VSS/SourceSafe
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

VSS/SourceSafe Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
4 5 (62.50%) AppFabric
4 5 (62.50%) REST
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
4 5 (62.50%) MDX
4 5 (62.50%) WCF
4 5 (62.50%) WF
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 5 (62.50%) SDLC
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 5 (62.50%) BPEL
4 5 (62.50%) Control-M
4 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
4 5 (62.50%) SOA
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle
4 5 (62.50%) SOAP
4 5 (62.50%) MSMQ

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 5 (62.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (37.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) FTP
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (50.00%) Essbase
4 3 (37.50%) DTS
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Integration Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Data Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Data Integration Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Integration Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) AppFabric
2 5 (62.50%) EDI
2 5 (62.50%) MDX
2 5 (62.50%) MSMQ
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (62.50%) REST
2 5 (62.50%) SOAP
2 5 (62.50%) WCF
2 5 (62.50%) WF
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) ADO.NET
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) DHTML
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (37.50%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (62.50%) BPEL
3 5 (62.50%) SDLC
3 5 (62.50%) SOA
4 4 (50.00%) API Integration
4 4 (50.00%) B2B
4 4 (50.00%) B2C
4 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (50.00%) CRM
4 4 (50.00%) DRM
4 4 (50.00%) ERP
5 3 (37.50%) Data Transformation
5 3 (37.50%) ETL
5 3 (37.50%) Investment Management
5 3 (37.50%) Kanban
5 3 (37.50%) MVC
5 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
3 3 (37.50%) VBScript
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Hyperion
3 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) JD Edwards