The table below looks at the statistics for VSS/SourceSafe skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - - 97
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 0 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 11
Average daily rate
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- - £215
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £314 £310
% change year-on-year
+43.31% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - £27.50
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
319 264 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.40% 11.33% 10.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 169 127
Average daily rate £339 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.85% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £252 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £424 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £29.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-1.45% +5.00%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

VSS/SourceSafe Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - - - - 4
VSS/SourceSafe
England

VSS/SourceSafe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) Lua
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
1 2 (50.00%) QMS
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (50.00%) SMTP
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) Fedora
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Nagios
2 1 (25.00%) ARCserve
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange

VSS/SourceSafe
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SMTP
1 2 (50.00%) FTP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) QMS
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (50.00%) Lua
2 1 (25.00%) VB6
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) DFS Replication
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Dell
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
1 1 (25.00%) WatchGuard
1 1 (25.00%) Draytek