Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 2019 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
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 486 582 667
Rank change year-on-year +96 +85 +88
Contract jobs citing OneDrive 327 283 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.30% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.36% 1.34% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 177 89
England median daily rate £398 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.58% +3.33% +14.50%
10th Percentile £155 £162 £154
90th Percentile £570 £563 £575
UK median daily rate £381 £385 £375
% change year-on-year -0.97% +2.67% +14.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 2
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +17.65% +7.70%
10th Percentile £12.30 £17.50 £16.00
90th Percentile £45.44 £23.08 £18.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.65% +7.70%

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 23,997 21,150 13,713
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 29.11% 22.48% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,497 14,640 9,405
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £310 £306 £275
90th Percentile £660 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £458
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.83% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 301 191
England median hourly rate £22.50 £19.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.88% -8.33% +7.09%
10th Percentile £13.33 £12.00 £10.96
90th Percentile £73.75 £73.75 £61.00
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +13.16% - -3.11%

OneDrive
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for OneDrive in England

OneDrive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OneDrive in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for OneDrive in England

OneDrive
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OneDrive in England over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OneDrive in England

OneDrive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OneDrive in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OneDrive in England

OneDrive
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing OneDrive in England over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 18 August 2019. 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 +78 155 £375 -11.76% 31
South East +40 71 £425 +9.32% 4
North of England +30 36 £415 -7.78% 7
Midlands +18 25 £438 +75.00% 1
North West +25 24 £410 +39.57% 4
East of England +31 20 £525 +218.18%
West Midlands +2 17 £523 +86.61% 1
South West -26 16 £375 +25.00% 7
Yorkshire +18 12 £415 -12.63% 3
East Midlands +25 8 £381 +52.50%
OneDrive
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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.

1 289 (88.38%) Office 365
2 225 (68.81%) SharePoint
3 175 (53.52%) Microsoft
4 170 (51.99%) Active Directory
5 148 (45.26%) Windows
6 145 (44.34%) Skype
7 112 (34.25%) Microsoft Azure
8 111 (33.94%) Migration
9 87 (26.61%) Windows 10
10 80 (24.46%) Skype for Business
11 66 (20.18%) Azure Active Directory
12 62 (18.96%) SCCM
13 61 (18.65%) Microsoft Intune
13 61 (18.65%) ITIL
14 53 (16.21%) PowerShell
15 39 (11.93%) Finance
16 36 (11.01%) Microsoft Office
17 35 (10.70%) Windows Server
18 34 (10.40%) Windows 7
19 28 (8.56%) Yammer
19 28 (8.56%) MS Exchange
19 28 (8.56%) Agile Software Development
20 27 (8.26%) VPN
20 27 (8.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 26 (7.95%) VMware
22 25 (7.65%) Power Platform
23 24 (7.34%) Cisco
24 23 (7.03%) DNS
25 22 (6.73%) Data Protection
26 21 (6.42%) Citrix

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
1 225 (68.81%) SharePoint
2 80 (24.46%) Skype for Business
3 28 (8.56%) MS Exchange
4 10 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.22%) Confluence
8 3 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.61%) Apache
9 2 (0.61%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.31%) CMS
10 1 (0.31%) Drupal
10 1 (0.31%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (11.01%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.92%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.53%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.31%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 289 (88.38%) Office 365
2 112 (34.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 66 (20.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 28 (8.56%) Yammer
5 25 (7.65%) Power Platform
6 18 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (4.89%) IaaS
8 13 (3.98%) PaaS
9 11 (3.36%) PowerApps
10 9 (2.75%) Google Drive
10 9 (2.75%) Mimecast
11 8 (2.45%) G Suite
12 7 (2.14%) Dynamics 365
13 6 (1.83%) Dropbox
14 5 (1.53%) Microsoft Flow
14 5 (1.53%) Serverless
14 5 (1.53%) ShareGate
15 4 (1.22%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 4 (1.22%) SaaS
16 2 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 145 (44.34%) Skype
2 27 (8.26%) VPN
3 23 (7.03%) DNS
4 18 (5.50%) WAN
5 15 (4.59%) Firewall
6 12 (3.67%) LAN
6 12 (3.67%) TCP/IP
7 11 (3.36%) DHCP
8 10 (3.06%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (2.75%) Internet
9 9 (2.75%) Intranet
10 7 (2.14%) VLAN
11 5 (1.53%) DKIM
11 5 (1.53%) DMARC
12 4 (1.22%) SMTP
13 3 (0.92%) iSCSI
13 3 (0.92%) Network Security
13 3 (0.92%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (0.92%) SAN
13 3 (0.92%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.81%) Power BI
2 6 (1.83%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.61%) GIS
4 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2017
5 1 (0.31%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (2.14%) JIRA
2 5 (1.53%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.22%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.22%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.92%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (0.61%) Ant
5 2 (0.61%) GitLab
5 2 (0.61%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.61%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.31%) TestRail
6 1 (0.31%) Zephyr
General
1 39 (11.93%) Finance
2 10 (3.06%) Retail
3 9 (2.75%) Public Sector
4 5 (1.53%) Banking
5 4 (1.22%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.92%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.92%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.92%) Publishing
7 1 (0.31%) Automotive
7 1 (0.31%) Back Office
7 1 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 57 (17.43%) Analyst
2 39 (11.93%) Architect
3 29 (8.87%) Office 365 Architect
4 28 (8.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 28 (8.56%) Consultant
4 28 (8.56%) Office 365 Engineer
5 25 (7.65%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 23 (7.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 23 (7.03%) Office 365 Manager
6 23 (7.03%) Project Manager
7 22 (6.73%) Support Analyst
8 18 (5.50%) Office 365 Project Manager
9 17 (5.20%) Office 365 Consultant
9 17 (5.20%) Support Engineer
9 17 (5.20%) Technical Support
10 16 (4.89%) Desktop Support
11 13 (3.98%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
11 13 (3.98%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 13 (3.98%) Service Analyst
12 12 (3.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.83%) Web Services
2 5 (1.53%) CSS
2 5 (1.53%) HTML
2 5 (1.53%) jQuery
2 5 (1.53%) JSON
3 4 (1.22%) .NET
3 4 (1.22%) REST
4 3 (0.92%) ADO
4 3 (0.92%) Entity Framework
4 3 (0.92%) HTML5
4 3 (0.92%) XML
5 2 (0.61%) Middleware
5 2 (0.61%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.31%) COM
6 1 (0.31%) SOAP
6 1 (0.31%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.89%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (4.28%) Video Conferencing
4 12 (3.67%) Smartphone
5 8 (2.45%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.14%) iPhone
7 5 (1.53%) e-Learning
7 5 (1.53%) Mobile Computing
7 5 (1.53%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.22%) iPad
8 4 (1.22%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.22%) PKI
8 4 (1.22%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.22%) User Experience
9 3 (0.92%) Blackberry
9 3 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.92%) PMI
10 2 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.61%) Tandem
10 2 (0.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 148 (45.26%) Windows
2 87 (26.61%) Windows 10
3 35 (10.70%) Windows Server
4 34 (10.40%) Windows 7
5 18 (5.50%) Android
6 14 (4.28%) Apple iOS
7 8 (2.45%) Linux
8 7 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.53%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.92%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.92%) Unix
11 3 (0.92%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (33.94%) Migration
2 61 (18.65%) ITIL
3 28 (8.56%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (8.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 22 (6.73%) Data Protection
6 20 (6.12%) Problem Management
7 18 (5.50%) Mobile Device Management
8 17 (5.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (4.89%) ITIL V3
10 14 (4.28%) DevOps
11 13 (3.98%) Data Migration
11 13 (3.98%) Service Delivery
11 13 (3.98%) Workflow
12 12 (3.67%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (3.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 11 (3.36%) CRM
13 11 (3.36%) ITSM
14 10 (3.06%) E-Discovery
14 10 (3.06%) Multi-Factor Authentication
15 9 (2.75%) Desktop Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 53 (16.21%) PowerShell
2 16 (4.89%) SQL
3 7 (2.14%) JavaScript
4 6 (1.83%) C#
5 4 (1.22%) C
6 3 (0.92%) Java
6 3 (0.92%) VBScript
7 1 (0.31%) C++
7 1 (0.31%) PHP
7 1 (0.31%) Python
7 1 (0.31%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.31%) VB
7 1 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (5.20%) Security Cleared
2 16 (4.89%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (3.67%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (2.14%) MCSA
6 5 (1.53%) MCP
6 5 (1.53%) MCSE
7 4 (1.22%) Degree
8 3 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.92%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.92%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.61%) CBAP
9 2 (0.61%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.61%) MCITP
10 1 (0.31%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.31%) MCDST
10 1 (0.31%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.31%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.89%) GDPR
2 9 (2.75%) SLA
3 4 (1.22%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (1.22%) NIST
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 170 (51.99%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.45%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.45%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (2.45%) XenApp
4 6 (1.83%) BitLocker
5 5 (1.53%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (1.53%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.31%) Docker
7 1 (0.31%) Firmware
7 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 62 (18.96%) SCCM
2 61 (18.65%) Microsoft Intune
3 14 (4.28%) Single Sign-On
4 6 (1.83%) AirWatch
4 6 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.22%) Jamf Pro
6 3 (0.92%) Ansible
6 3 (0.92%) SCOM
7 2 (0.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.61%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.61%) Terraform
7 2 (0.61%) WSUS
8 1 (0.31%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.31%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.31%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 175 (53.52%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.95%) VMware
3 24 (7.34%) Cisco
4 21 (6.42%) Citrix
5 11 (3.36%) ServiceNow
6 10 (3.06%) Adobe
7 9 (2.75%) Apple
7 9 (2.75%) Google
8 8 (2.45%) Dell
8 8 (2.45%) Remedy
8 8 (2.45%) Symantec
8 8 (2.45%) Veeam
9 7 (2.14%) Forcepoint
9 7 (2.14%) HP
10 6 (1.83%) IronPort
11 5 (1.53%) Autodesk
12 4 (1.22%) EMC
12 4 (1.22%) NetApp
13 3 (0.92%) arcserve
13 3 (0.92%) BMC