Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for OneDrive skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OneDrive over the 6 months to 23 May 2022 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 OneDrive (formerly SkyDrive)
UK > England
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 491 434 414
Rank change year-on-year -57 -20 +193
Contract jobs citing OneDrive 286 187 217
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.41% 0.40% 0.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.16% 1.15% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 125 172
10th Percentile £144 £189 £193
25th Percentile £203 £300 £312
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £422 £400
Median % change year-on-year -5.21% +5.50% -13.04%
75th Percentile £525 £494 £475
90th Percentile £660 £538 £500
UK median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 0
10th Percentile £23.68 £14.00 -
25th Percentile £24.69 £16.13 -
Median hourly rate £26.45 £20.50 -
Median % change year-on-year +29.01% - -
75th Percentile £29.25 £23.38 -
90th Percentile £31.95 £41.75 -
UK median hourly rate £26.45 £20.50 -
% change year-on-year +29.01% - -

OneDrive is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 24,757 16,220 13,480
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 35.49% 35.01% 31.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,222 11,672 9,602
10th Percentile £325 £315 £300
25th Percentile £440 £413 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £650 £600 £600
90th Percentile £750 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 326 263 206
10th Percentile £13.94 £11.33 £12.56
25th Percentile £15.25 £14.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate £21.50 £21.05 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +2.14% +5.25% +2.56%
75th Percentile £45.75 £39.75 £36.06
90th Percentile £75.00 £62.25 £54.00
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £21.86 £20.00
% change year-on-year +0.64% +9.30% +5.26%

OneDrive
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing OneDrive as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for OneDrive in England

OneDrive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing OneDrive in England.

Daily rate trend for OneDrive in England

OneDrive
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing OneDrive in England over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for OneDrive in England

OneDrive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing OneDrive in England.

Hourly rate trend for OneDrive in England

OneDrive
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OneDrive within the England region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London -49 137 £475 +6.44% 19
North of England -19 45 £212 -48.56% 31
South East -12 34 £255 -35.24% 14
North West -11 30 £168 -53.41% 17
South West -21 20 £375 +22.45% 15
Midlands -54 18 £288 -39.31% 11
West Midlands -49 14 £300 -37.17% 5
East of England -29 11 £450 +38.46% 13
Yorkshire -31 10 £363 -14.71% 12
North East -2 5 £140 -72.55% 2
East Midlands -22 4 £175 -5.41% 6
OneDrive
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing OneDrive 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 England region with a requirement for OneDrive.

1 252 (88.11%) Microsoft 365
2 232 (81.12%) SharePoint
3 197 (68.88%) Microsoft
4 137 (47.90%) Windows
5 136 (47.55%) Azure
6 131 (45.80%) Active Directory
7 94 (32.87%) Migration
8 88 (30.77%) Microsoft Intune
9 78 (27.27%) Windows 10
10 72 (25.17%) PowerShell
11 71 (24.83%) Azure Active Directory
11 71 (24.83%) Social Skills
12 48 (16.78%) SCCM
13 47 (16.43%) Power Platform
14 45 (15.73%) Finance
15 44 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
15 44 (15.38%) Windows Server
16 40 (13.99%) VPN
17 37 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012
18 35 (12.24%) VMware
18 35 (12.24%) PowerApps
19 34 (11.89%) ITIL
20 33 (11.54%) DNS
20 33 (11.54%) ITSM
20 33 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 31 (10.84%) Citrix
22 30 (10.49%) Windows Server 2016
23 29 (10.14%) DHCP
23 29 (10.14%) Cisco
23 29 (10.14%) VoIP

OneDrive
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 232 (81.12%) SharePoint
2 25 (8.74%) Skype for Business
3 19 (6.64%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.70%) Confluence
6 2 (0.70%) IIS
6 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 44 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.35%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.35%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 252 (88.11%) Microsoft 365
2 136 (47.55%) Azure
3 71 (24.83%) Azure Active Directory
4 47 (16.43%) Power Platform
5 35 (12.24%) PowerApps
6 26 (9.09%) AWS
6 26 (9.09%) Power Automate
7 15 (5.24%) Yammer
8 13 (4.55%) Mimecast
8 13 (4.55%) ShareGate
9 12 (4.20%) SaaS
10 10 (3.50%) Azure Logic Apps
10 10 (3.50%) Dynamics 365
11 8 (2.80%) IaaS
12 7 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (2.45%) Amazon S3
12 7 (2.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 7 (2.45%) AWS Lambda
12 7 (2.45%) Route 53
12 7 (2.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 40 (13.99%) VPN
2 33 (11.54%) DNS
3 29 (10.14%) DHCP
3 29 (10.14%) VoIP
4 27 (9.44%) Skype
5 23 (8.04%) Firewall
6 21 (7.34%) LAN
7 20 (6.99%) Wi-Fi
8 18 (6.29%) WAN
9 13 (4.55%) Unified Communications
10 12 (4.20%) VLAN
11 9 (3.15%) Intranet
11 9 (3.15%) WebEx
12 7 (2.45%) DKIM
12 7 (2.45%) DMARC
12 7 (2.45%) TCP/IP
13 5 (1.75%) SAN
14 4 (1.40%) Internet
14 4 (1.40%) PABX
14 4 (1.40%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.64%) Power BI
2 9 (3.15%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.45%) Metadata
4 4 (1.40%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (1.05%) Data Lake
6 2 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.70%) MySQL
6 2 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.70%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.35%) OLAP
7 1 (0.35%) Power Query
7 1 (0.35%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.35%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (1.05%) JIRA
2 2 (0.70%) Rational Performance Tester
3 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 71 (24.83%) Social Skills
2 45 (15.73%) Finance
3 25 (8.74%) Public Sector
4 24 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.20%) Manufacturing
6 10 (3.50%) Legal
7 9 (3.15%) Presentation Skills
8 8 (2.80%) Telecoms
9 7 (2.45%) Banking
10 6 (2.10%) Documentation Skills
11 5 (1.75%) Electronics
11 5 (1.75%) Law
11 5 (1.75%) Marketing
12 4 (1.40%) Organisational Skills
13 2 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.35%) Local Government
14 1 (0.35%) Publishing
14 1 (0.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (17.83%) Support Engineer
2 33 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
3 29 (10.14%) Architect
4 28 (9.79%) Analyst
5 27 (9.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 25 (8.74%) Desktop Support
7 21 (7.34%) Azure Engineer
7 21 (7.34%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
7 21 (7.34%) Project Manager
7 21 (7.34%) Support Analyst
8 18 (6.29%) Microsoft 365 Manager
9 16 (5.59%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 15 (5.24%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 15 (5.24%) Desktop Engineer
11 14 (4.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 13 (4.55%) Consultant
13 12 (4.20%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 11 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
14 11 (3.85%) IT Support
15 10 (3.50%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.24%) XMPP
2 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Graph
2 4 (1.40%) REST
3 3 (1.05%) OAuth
3 3 (1.05%) SAML
4 2 (0.70%) .NET
4 2 (0.70%) ARM Templates
4 2 (0.70%) HTML5 Canvas
4 2 (0.70%) J2EE
4 2 (0.70%) Middleware
4 2 (0.70%) React
4 2 (0.70%) Velocity
4 2 (0.70%) Web Services
5 1 (0.35%) OpenID
5 1 (0.35%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.59%) iPhone
2 15 (5.24%) iPad
3 14 (4.90%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.90%) Public Cloud
4 13 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 12 (4.20%) NHS
6 9 (3.15%) PKI
7 8 (2.80%) User Experience
8 7 (2.45%) Replication
8 7 (2.45%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (2.10%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.40%) BYOD
11 4 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.40%) Smartphone
11 4 (1.40%) Virtual Team
12 3 (1.05%) Taxonomies
13 2 (0.70%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.70%) Legacy Systems
13 2 (0.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 137 (47.90%) Windows
2 78 (27.27%) Windows 10
3 44 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 37 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (10.49%) Windows Server 2016
6 24 (8.39%) Windows Server 2019
7 22 (7.69%) Windows 7
8 21 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (5.94%) Android
10 10 (3.50%) Apple iOS
11 8 (2.80%) Linux
12 4 (1.40%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.35%) VMS
13 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (32.87%) Migration
2 34 (11.89%) ITIL
3 33 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 33 (11.54%) ITSM
4 26 (9.09%) Agile
5 24 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (8.39%) Service Management
6 22 (7.69%) Change Management
7 21 (7.34%) Data Migration
7 21 (7.34%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (6.29%) Service Delivery
9 17 (5.94%) DevOps
10 15 (5.24%) Scrum
11 14 (4.90%) Incident Management
12 13 (4.55%) Project Management
13 12 (4.20%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (3.85%) Identity Management
15 10 (3.50%) Decision-Making
15 10 (3.50%) Project Delivery
16 9 (3.15%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (25.17%) PowerShell
2 16 (5.59%) SQL
3 10 (3.50%) VB
4 8 (2.80%) VBScript
5 4 (1.40%) Java
6 3 (1.05%) C
7 2 (0.70%) C#
7 2 (0.70%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.70%) Python
7 2 (0.70%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (5.94%) SC Cleared
1 17 (5.94%) Security Cleared
2 13 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (4.20%) DBS Check
4 6 (2.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (2.10%) MCSE
5 5 (1.75%) Degree
6 3 (1.05%) A+ Certification
6 3 (1.05%) MCP
6 3 (1.05%) MCSA
6 3 (1.05%) MCTS
7 1 (0.35%) APMP
7 1 (0.35%) CCNA
7 1 (0.35%) CISA
7 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.35%) CISM
7 1 (0.35%) CISSP
7 1 (0.35%) DCSE
7 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.79%) SLA
2 4 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.70%) Accessibility
3 2 (0.70%) PMO
3 2 (0.70%) QA
4 1 (0.35%) NCSC
4 1 (0.35%) NIST
4 1 (0.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 131 (45.80%) Active Directory
2 26 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.59%) Hyper-V
4 15 (5.24%) BitLocker
5 13 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (2.80%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.05%) XenApp
8 3 (1.05%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.70%) Firmware
9 2 (0.70%) vSphere
10 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 88 (30.77%) Microsoft Intune
2 48 (16.78%) SCCM
3 11 (3.85%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 8 (2.80%) AppManager
4 8 (2.80%) Single Sign-On
5 6 (2.10%) FortiGate
6 5 (1.75%) Terraform
7 4 (1.40%) AirWatch
7 4 (1.40%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.70%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.70%) Simpana
8 2 (0.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.35%) CASB
9 1 (0.35%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.35%) PaperCut
9 1 (0.35%) SCOM
9 1 (0.35%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.35%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 197 (68.88%) Microsoft
2 35 (12.24%) VMware
3 31 (10.84%) Citrix
4 29 (10.14%) Cisco
5 14 (4.90%) ServiceNow
6 13 (4.55%) Apple
7 9 (3.15%) Ivanti
7 9 (3.15%) SAP
7 9 (3.15%) Veeam
8 7 (2.45%) CloudEndure
8 7 (2.45%) Okta
9 5 (1.75%) Fortinet
9 5 (1.75%) Google
9 5 (1.75%) Remedy
9 5 (1.75%) Symantec
10 4 (1.40%) Adobe
10 4 (1.40%) HP
11 3 (1.05%) Barracuda Networks
11 3 (1.05%) Databricks
11 3 (1.05%) Dell