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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
Rank - 144 125
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.070% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.43% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £325 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
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
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
540 462 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.78% 16.11% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 324 220
Median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £285 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -1.62%

VSS/SourceSafe
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 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 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 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 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