Period
to 14 August 2020

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 14 August 2020 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
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 384 495 607
Rank change year-on-year +111 +112 +64
Contract jobs citing OneDrive 126 325 280
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.42% 0.39% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.33% 1.35% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 184 178
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £214 £155 £165
90th Percentile £500 £570 £563
UK median daily rate £414 £388 £395
% change year-on-year +6.77% -1.90% +6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 20
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.50% +17.65%
UK median hourly rate - £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -12.50% +17.65%

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 9,444 24,084 20,980
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.29% 29.11% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,330 16,543 14,547
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £306
90th Percentile £700 £660 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 361 296
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% +16.88% -8.33%
10th Percentile £16.13 £13.25 £12.13
90th Percentile £51.98 £73.75 £73.75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £18.95
% change year-on-year +62.79% +13.49% -1.90%

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 14 August 2020.

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 14 August 2020. 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
London +112 65 £440 +17.33% 17
South East +125 17 £325 -23.53% 10
Midlands +91 12 £375 -14.29% 1
South West +85 11 £425 +17.24% 5
West Midlands +65 10 £375 -28.23% 1
North of England +91 8 £300 -29.41% 7
East of England +70 8 £335 -39.09% 1
North West +71 7 £325 -23.53% 5
East Midlands +61 2 £403 +5.57%
Yorkshire +73 1 £190 -59.57% 2
OneDrive
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 2020, 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 99 (78.57%) Office 365
2 86 (68.25%) SharePoint
3 83 (65.87%) Microsoft
4 60 (47.62%) Azure
5 59 (46.83%) Active Directory
6 58 (46.03%) Migration
7 50 (39.68%) Windows
8 44 (34.92%) Microsoft Intune
9 42 (33.33%) Skype
10 40 (31.75%) Azure Active Directory
11 35 (27.78%) Skype for Business
12 33 (26.19%) Windows 10
13 31 (24.60%) Yammer
14 23 (18.25%) PowerShell
15 22 (17.46%) Project Management
16 21 (16.67%) Finance
16 21 (16.67%) Windows Server
16 21 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
17 20 (15.87%) Microsoft Office
17 20 (15.87%) SCCM
18 19 (15.08%) Windows Server 2012
19 18 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
19 18 (14.29%) MS Exchange
19 18 (14.29%) VMware
20 17 (13.49%) Power Platform
21 14 (11.11%) Change Management
21 14 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
22 13 (10.32%) Firewall
22 13 (10.32%) DNS
23 12 (9.52%) ITIL

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 86 (68.25%) SharePoint
2 35 (27.78%) Skype for Business
3 18 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 9 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (4.76%) CMS
6 3 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.59%) Apache
7 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.59%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.59%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.79%) Content Management Server
8 1 (0.79%) Mailman
8 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (15.87%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (6.35%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (3.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.79%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 99 (78.57%) Office 365
2 60 (47.62%) Azure
3 40 (31.75%) Azure Active Directory
4 31 (24.60%) Yammer
5 17 (13.49%) Power Platform
6 10 (7.94%) PowerApps
7 9 (7.14%) Mimecast
7 9 (7.14%) PaaS
7 9 (7.14%) SaaS
8 8 (6.35%) IaaS
9 6 (4.76%) AWS
10 4 (3.17%) Adobe Analytics
10 4 (3.17%) Google Analytics
11 3 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (2.38%) Amazon S3
11 3 (2.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (2.38%) Route 53
11 3 (2.38%) ShareGate
11 3 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (33.33%) Skype
2 13 (10.32%) DNS
2 13 (10.32%) Firewall
3 7 (5.56%) VPN
4 5 (3.97%) DHCP
5 4 (3.17%) Intranet
5 4 (3.17%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.38%) LAN
6 3 (2.38%) Network Security
6 3 (2.38%) VoIP
7 2 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (1.59%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.59%) VLAN
8 1 (0.79%) IMAP
8 1 (0.79%) Internet
8 1 (0.79%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.79%) Softphone
8 1 (0.79%) SSL
8 1 (0.79%) WebEx
8 1 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.97%) Power BI
2 3 (2.38%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (1.59%) MySQL
3 2 (1.59%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.79%) DTS
4 1 (0.79%) GIS
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.17%) JIRA
2 1 (0.79%) Hudson
General
1 21 (16.67%) Finance
2 12 (9.52%) Public Sector
3 5 (3.97%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.17%) Automotive
4 4 (3.17%) Electronics
4 4 (3.17%) Marketing
4 4 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.38%) Banking
5 3 (2.38%) French Language
5 3 (2.38%) German Language
6 2 (1.59%) Local Government
6 2 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.79%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.79%) Legal
7 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.79%) Police
7 1 (0.79%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (19.05%) Office 365 Engineer
2 20 (15.87%) Project Manager
3 13 (10.32%) Analyst
4 10 (7.94%) Architect
5 8 (6.35%) Consultant
5 8 (6.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 8 (6.35%) Support Engineer
6 7 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (5.56%) IT Manager
6 7 (5.56%) Office 365 Architect
6 7 (5.56%) Office 365 Manager
6 7 (5.56%) SharePoint Engineer
7 6 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
7 6 (4.76%) Office 365 Project Manager
7 6 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
8 5 (3.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (3.97%) Desktop Support
8 5 (3.97%) Digital Project Manager
8 5 (3.97%) Office 365 Specialist
9 4 (3.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.79%) .NET
1 1 (0.79%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.17%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.38%) iPad
3 3 (2.38%) iPhone
3 3 (2.38%) Replication
3 3 (2.38%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.59%) Clustering
4 2 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.59%) PKI
4 2 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.79%) Social Media
5 1 (0.79%) User Experience
5 1 (0.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 50 (39.68%) Windows
2 33 (26.19%) Windows 10
3 21 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 19 (15.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (9.52%) Windows Server 2016
7 10 (7.94%) Windows Server 2019
8 5 (3.97%) Windows 7
9 4 (3.17%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.38%) VMS
10 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.59%) Linux
11 2 (1.59%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.79%) Android
12 1 (0.79%) CentOS
12 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.79%) SUSE
12 1 (0.79%) Unix
12 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (46.03%) Migration
2 22 (17.46%) Project Management
3 14 (11.11%) Change Management
4 12 (9.52%) ITIL
4 12 (9.52%) Project Delivery
5 11 (8.73%) Incident Management
5 11 (8.73%) Mentoring
5 11 (8.73%) Mobile Device Management
6 10 (7.94%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (6.35%) Analytics
8 8 (6.35%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (5.56%) Availability Management
9 7 (5.56%) Capacity Management
9 7 (5.56%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 7 (5.56%) PRINCE2
9 7 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (4.76%) Decision-Making
10 6 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.25%) PowerShell
2 10 (7.94%) SQL
3 3 (2.38%) Python
4 2 (1.59%) C
5 1 (0.79%) C#
5 1 (0.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (8.73%) SC Cleared
1 11 (8.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.17%) Degree
3 3 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (2.38%) MCSE
3 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.59%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.59%) MCITP
5 1 (0.79%) APMP
5 1 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.79%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.79%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.79%) MBA
5 1 (0.79%) MCP
5 1 (0.79%) MCSA
5 1 (0.79%) NCDA
5 1 (0.79%) RHCE
5 1 (0.79%) RHCT
5 1 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.97%) SLA
2 4 (3.17%) P3O
3 2 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.79%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.79%) PMO
System Software
1 59 (46.83%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.35%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.17%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.59%) Docker
5 2 (1.59%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.59%) XenApp
6 1 (0.79%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 44 (34.92%) Microsoft Intune
2 20 (15.87%) SCCM
3 8 (6.35%) vMotion
4 2 (1.59%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.59%) Ansible
4 2 (1.59%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.59%) SCOM
4 2 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.59%) WSUS
5 1 (0.79%) CASB
5 1 (0.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 83 (65.87%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.29%) VMware
3 11 (8.73%) Citrix
4 6 (4.76%) Adobe
4 6 (4.76%) Apple
5 4 (3.17%) Google
5 4 (3.17%) NetApp
5 4 (3.17%) SAP
5 4 (3.17%) Zscaler
6 3 (2.38%) Cisco
6 3 (2.38%) CloudEndure
6 3 (2.38%) Oracle
6 3 (2.38%) Tableau
7 2 (1.59%) DocuSign
7 2 (1.59%) IBM
7 2 (1.59%) MobileIron
7 2 (1.59%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.59%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.59%) Symantec
7 2 (1.59%) Trend Micro