The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank 18 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 3.70% 1.72% -
As % of the Development Applications category 19.23% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£413 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £310 £331
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.25 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
-16.15% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Welwyn Garden City region.

Development Applications Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
26 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 19.26% 5.17% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 0
Average daily rate £370 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Welwyn Garden City

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

VSS/SourceSafe
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

VSS/SourceSafe Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

VSS/SourceSafe
Daily Rate Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

VSS/SourceSafe Daily Rate Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 5 (100.00%) CMS
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) VCAP
2 4 (80.00%) vCloud
2 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
5 1 (20.00%) VB6
5 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) Windows

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 (100.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) VCAP
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) vCloud
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware