Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 23 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)
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 51 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 - -
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.19% 0.61% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.98% 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median daily rate - - -
South East median daily rate £325 - £345
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 Kent with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 102 78 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 19.10% 15.98% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 43 53
Kent median daily rate £350 £350 £350
10th Percentile £324 £268 £263
90th Percentile £460 £475 £479
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £45.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Kent

VSS/SourceSafe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 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 Kent region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Anite
1 1 (100.00%) Orchard
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012

VSS/SourceSafe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Anite
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Orchard