Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 19 July 2018 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 93 81
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12 -
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 3 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.25% 0.074% 1.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.50% 0.58% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
Wiltshire median daily rate £373 £358 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.20% +13.49% -
10th Percentile £360 £354 £306
90th Percentile £387 £361 £323
South West median daily rate £373 £338 £320
% change year-on-year +10.37% +5.47% -29.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Wiltshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 200 173 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.96% 12.79% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 114 91
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +18.52% -3.57%
10th Percentile £338 £308 £263
90th Percentile £644 £523 £513
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 3
Wiltshire median hourly rate £43.50 £39.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% +11.43% -
10th Percentile £38.28 £36.65 £32.50
90th Percentile £47.00 £40.55 £39.50
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +14.74%

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Wiltshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Wiltshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Wiltshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. 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
Swindon +1 1 - -
VSS/SourceSafe
South West

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WLAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter
2 1 (33.33%) NuGet
2 1 (33.33%) HSRP
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Hudson
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)

VSS/SourceSafe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) WLAN
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) HSRP
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) ReSharper
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Network Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) LINQ
1 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) Riverbed
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter