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 3 months to 26 June 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 53 -
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire - 2.14% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 16.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Median daily rate - £315 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £399
% change year-on-year +3.84% -18.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

VSS/SourceSafe is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 91 83 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 13.64% 12.71% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 48 45
Median daily rate £375 £335 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.94% -1.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £600 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing VSS/SourceSafe as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (100.00%) NuGet
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS

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 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) NuGet
1 1 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript