Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 206 221
Rank change year-on-year +20 +15 -49
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.023% 0.037% 0.081%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.22% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -8.57% +25.00%
England median daily rate £535 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +42.67% -6.25% +1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £44.50 £49.19 £22.50
% change year-on-year -9.53% +118.62% -30.77%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 899 905 1051
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.28% 16.61% 17.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 587 707
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £413 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.01% +7.35%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £270
90th Percentile £538 £538 £518
England median daily rate £457 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +7.41% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.81% -66.25% +14.51%
10th Percentile £40.75 £12.98 £21.50
90th Percentile £46.75 £20.85 £47.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Yorkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Yorkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for VSS/SourceSafe in Yorkshire

VSS/SourceSafe
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
West Yorkshire - 1 £350 - 1
VSS/SourceSafe
England

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

VSS/SourceSafe
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5