The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - 115 100
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.095% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.63% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £325 £266
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
-18.54% +6.40%
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
Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
381 320 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.72% 15.25% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 226 151
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.04% -2.01%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) Hudson
2 4 (66.67%) Splunk
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) CruiseControl
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) Maven
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
2 4 (66.67%) Ant
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) ClearCase
2 4 (66.67%) SOA
2 4 (66.67%) CA
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) TIBCO
2 4 (66.67%) Release Management
2 4 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (66.67%) Ant
2 4 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (66.67%) ClearCase
2 4 (66.67%) CruiseControl
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Hudson
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) Maven
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) TeamCity
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Lead DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
1 4 (66.67%) Release Management
1 4 (66.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (33.33%) C#
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) logstash
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) CA
1 4 (66.67%) Splunk
1 4 (66.67%) TIBCO
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle