Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VSS/SourceSafe over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Visual SourceSafe (VSS)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 - 125
Rank change year-on-year - +125 +11
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 0 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.031% - 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% - 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
East Midlands median daily rate £313 - £290
10th Percentile £306 - £200
90th Percentile £319 - £401
England median daily rate £543 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +44.67% -6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £22.50
England median hourly rate - £49.19 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +118.62% -10.94%

VSS/SourceSafe is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 547 482 374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.14% 14.54% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 315 191
East Midlands median daily rate £380 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +10.34% +7.81%
10th Percentile £275 £299 £275
90th Percentile £500 £538 £481
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 7
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.43% +84.44% -40.00%
10th Percentile £40.50 £39.80 £18.45
90th Percentile £52.72 £43.65 £42.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing VSS/SourceSafe as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for VSS/SourceSafe in the East Midlands

VSS/SourceSafe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for VSS/SourceSafe in the East Midlands

VSS/SourceSafe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VSS/SourceSafe in the East Midlands

VSS/SourceSafe
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 1 £313 -
VSS/SourceSafe
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) VRRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) WEP
1 1 (100.00%) WPA
1 1 (100.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Security
1 1 (100.00%) WPA2
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (100.00%) WAAS

VSS/SourceSafe
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) VRRP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) WEP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) WPA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed