Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 96 64
Rank change year-on-year -2 -32 -
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 2 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.14% 0.15% 1.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.82% 1.32% 9.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 9
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £353 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.38% +11.90% -
10th Percentile £363 £350 £307
90th Percentile £388 £357 £327
South West median daily rate £375 £338 £315
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14% -30.00%
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 243 152 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.72% 11.72% 14.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 103 112
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £388 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% +12.32% -8.00%
10th Percentile £338 £308 £275
90th Percentile £575 £593 £511
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 1 2
Wiltshire median hourly rate £43.75 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +66.67% -33.82%
10th Percentile £38.02 £36.25 £8.25
90th Percentile £47.00 £38.75 £38.75
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £45.00 £42.45
% change year-on-year -1.11% +6.01% +8.15%

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 23 September 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 -13 1 - -
VSS/SourceSafe
South West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (50.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) RIP

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) 802.1X
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) F5
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter