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 3 months to 24 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)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 143
Contract jobs citing VSS/SourceSafe 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - - 0.068%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £388
% change year-on-year +3.84% -16.12%  
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 404 545 450
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.32% 19.36% 15.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 393 307
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £313 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 8
Median hourly rate £39.00 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 - £22.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.13 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.67% +13.85%  

VSS/SourceSafe
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for VSS/SourceSafe.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) XSD
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WLAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SAML
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) CouchDB
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Avro
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Dojo
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) OAuth
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SAML
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Complex Event Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee
1 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO