Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 12 December 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 > Surrey
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 - 143
Rank change year-on-year - +143 -9
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 3 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.11% - 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.46% - 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Surrey median daily rate £325 - £600
10th Percentile £313 - £388
90th Percentile £338 - £625
South East median daily rate £325 - £345
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey 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 Surrey with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 647 392 482
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 23.15% 17.63% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 515 268 357
Surrey median daily rate £460 £417 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.38% -0.77% +12.00%
10th Percentile £333 £315 £297
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 11
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -8.89% +28.57%
10th Percentile £41.25 £37.50 £35.00
90th Percentile £50.75 £42.50 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +14.76%

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Surrey

VSS/SourceSafe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Surrey

VSS/SourceSafe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Surrey

VSS/SourceSafe
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Camberley - 2 £325 -
Guildford - 1 - -
VSS/SourceSafe
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Surrey region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CCIE
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCDP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) HAProxy
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) nginx
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl

VSS/SourceSafe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) OSPF
1 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) tcpdump
2 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCDP
1 2 (66.67%) CCIE
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HAProxy
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix