The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 0.74% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 6.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
-17.35% +4.86%
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
Hertfordshire

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

Development Applications Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
15 35 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 11.11% 21.88% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 1
Median daily rate £300 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +20.83%
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 £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford 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 Watford

VSS/SourceSafe
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

VSS/SourceSafe Daily Rate Trend in Watford

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 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 Watford region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) DWDM
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Brocade
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) DMVPN
1 1 (50.00%) DWDM
1 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (50.00%) FabricPath
1 1 (50.00%) FCoE
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (50.00%) FWSM
1 1 (50.00%) IOS XR
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) Multicast
1 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Brocade
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Riverbed