Period
to 29 March 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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 413 577 683
Rank change year-on-year +164 +106 -19
Contract jobs citing OneDrive 264 272 204
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.46% 0.31% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.52% 1.11% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 182 144
Median daily rate £388 £465 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +16.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £160 £301 £146
90th Percentile £500 £600 £543
UK median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 27 4
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -57.58% +105.15%
10th Percentile £19.20 £10.88 £21.25
90th Percentile £21.27 £17.56 £60.00
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £14.88 £41.25
% change year-on-year +41.18% -63.94% +105.15%

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 17,385 24,501 19,098
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.60% 27.54% 20.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,785 17,051 13,205
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £288 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 337 276 234
Median hourly rate £24.20 £18.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.58% -8.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.06 £11.40
90th Percentile £56.75 £58.75 £48.03
Median hourly rate £23.19 £18.66 £18.95
% change year-on-year +24.28% -1.50% +5.25%

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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +130 124 £425 -12.37% 23
North of England +54 58 £340 -28.42% 5
South East +86 29 £205 -54.70% 8
East of England +56 26 £325 +96.97% 6
North West +46 25 £285 -36.67% 4
North East +14 20 £340 -28.42%
Yorkshire +54 13 £418 -13.92% 1
South West +34 12 £375 -6.25% 5
Midlands +56 11 £325 -25.71% 3
West Midlands +46 6 £225 -47.06% 3
East Midlands +35 4 £364 -19.17%
OneDrive
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 210 (79.55%) Office 365
2 168 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 164 (62.12%) SharePoint
4 140 (53.03%) Windows
5 121 (45.83%) Active Directory
6 98 (37.12%) Migration
7 96 (36.36%) Windows 10
8 89 (33.71%) Azure
9 62 (23.48%) PowerShell
9 62 (23.48%) Skype
10 52 (19.70%) Microsoft Office
11 50 (18.94%) Azure Active Directory
11 50 (18.94%) Power Platform
11 50 (18.94%) SCCM
12 47 (17.80%) PowerApps
13 45 (17.05%) Windows Server
13 45 (17.05%) Yammer
14 39 (14.77%) Microsoft Intune
15 38 (14.39%) Security Cleared
15 38 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
16 36 (13.64%) Skype for Business
17 35 (13.26%) Power BI
18 34 (12.88%) Windows 7
18 34 (12.88%) Windows Server 2008
19 33 (12.50%) SC Cleared
20 32 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
21 31 (11.74%) ITIL
21 31 (11.74%) VMware
22 24 (9.09%) Citrix
23 23 (8.71%) Problem-Solving

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
1 164 (62.12%) SharePoint
2 36 (13.64%) Skype for Business
3 21 (7.95%) MS Exchange
4 15 (5.68%) SharePoint Server
5 9 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.27%) CMS
7 5 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.52%) Apache
8 4 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.76%) Confluence
9 2 (0.76%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.76%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.76%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.76%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.38%) Mailman
Applications
1 52 (19.70%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (7.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (6.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.76%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.38%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.38%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 3 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.14%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.38%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 210 (79.55%) Office 365
2 89 (33.71%) Azure
3 50 (18.94%) Azure Active Directory
3 50 (18.94%) Power Platform
4 47 (17.80%) PowerApps
5 45 (17.05%) Yammer
6 11 (4.17%) AWS
7 10 (3.79%) Microsoft Flow
8 7 (2.65%) PaaS
9 6 (2.27%) Google Drive
9 6 (2.27%) SaaS
10 5 (1.89%) G Suite
10 5 (1.89%) Mimecast
11 4 (1.52%) Adobe Analytics
11 4 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (1.52%) Google Analytics
12 3 (1.14%) IaaS
12 3 (1.14%) ShareGate
13 2 (0.76%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.76%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 62 (23.48%) Skype
2 16 (6.06%) Firewall
2 16 (6.06%) NetScaler
3 15 (5.68%) DNS
4 12 (4.55%) DHCP
4 12 (4.55%) VPN
5 8 (3.03%) SAN
5 8 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.65%) BGP
6 7 (2.65%) LAN
6 7 (2.65%) MPLS
6 7 (2.65%) OSPF
6 7 (2.65%) RIP
6 7 (2.65%) Unified Communications
7 6 (2.27%) NAS
8 5 (1.89%) VoIP
9 4 (1.52%) Intranet
9 4 (1.52%) WAN
10 3 (1.14%) WebEx
11 2 (0.76%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.26%) Power BI
2 2 (0.76%) DTS
2 2 (0.76%) MySQL
2 2 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (0.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.38%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 7 (2.65%) JIRA
2 2 (0.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.38%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.38%) Hudson
3 1 (0.38%) MSI
3 1 (0.38%) PVCS
General
1 22 (8.33%) Finance
2 14 (5.30%) Public Sector
3 6 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (1.89%) German Language
5 4 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.14%) Banking
6 3 (1.14%) Local Government
7 2 (0.76%) Marketing
7 2 (0.76%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.76%) Publishing
8 1 (0.38%) Advertising
8 1 (0.38%) Automotive
8 1 (0.38%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.38%) Electronics
8 1 (0.38%) French Language
8 1 (0.38%) Retail
8 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (12.50%) Consultant
2 24 (9.09%) Analyst
3 23 (8.71%) Project Manager
4 21 (7.95%) Architect
5 20 (7.58%) Office 365 Consultant
5 20 (7.58%) Office 365 Engineer
6 18 (6.82%) Office 365 Architect
7 17 (6.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (5.68%) Deployment Engineer
9 14 (5.30%) Support Engineer
9 14 (5.30%) Windows Engineer
10 13 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (4.17%) IT Support
12 10 (3.79%) Desktop Support
12 10 (3.79%) Office 365 Manager
12 10 (3.79%) SharePoint Consultant
12 10 (3.79%) Trainer
13 9 (3.41%) 2nd Line Support
13 9 (3.41%) Citrix Specialist
13 9 (3.41%) SharePoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.41%) LDAP
2 3 (1.14%) JSON
3 1 (0.38%) Ajax
3 1 (0.38%) COM
3 1 (0.38%) CSS
3 1 (0.38%) HTML
3 1 (0.38%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.38%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.30%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (3.79%) iPad
3 10 (3.79%) iPhone
4 7 (2.65%) Mobile Computing
4 7 (2.65%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (2.27%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.27%) User Experience
5 6 (2.27%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.89%) PKI
7 3 (1.14%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.14%) Wiki
8 2 (0.76%) Clustering
8 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.38%) BYOD
9 1 (0.38%) CMDB
9 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Licensing
9 1 (0.38%) PACS
9 1 (0.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 140 (53.03%) Windows
2 96 (36.36%) Windows 10
3 45 (17.05%) Windows Server
4 34 (12.88%) Windows 7
4 34 (12.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (6.44%) Apple iOS
6 17 (6.44%) Windows Server 2016
7 12 (4.55%) Android
8 8 (3.03%) Windows Server 2019
9 7 (2.65%) Mac OS
10 6 (2.27%) Linux
10 6 (2.27%) Mac OS X
10 6 (2.27%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.76%) VMS
12 1 (0.38%) CentOS
12 1 (0.38%) SUSE
12 1 (0.38%) Unix
12 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (37.12%) Migration
2 38 (14.39%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (11.74%) ITIL
5 23 (8.71%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 17 (6.44%) PRINCE2
7 17 (6.44%) Project Management
7 17 (6.44%) Workflow
8 15 (5.68%) Workflow Management
9 14 (5.30%) Project Delivery
10 13 (4.92%) Change Management
11 11 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
11 11 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (3.79%) Use Case
13 9 (3.41%) Asset Management
13 9 (3.41%) ITIL V3
13 9 (3.41%) ITSM
13 9 (3.41%) Service Management
14 8 (3.03%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 62 (23.48%) PowerShell
2 6 (2.27%) SQL
3 3 (1.14%) Python
4 2 (0.76%) C
5 1 (0.38%) Dart
5 1 (0.38%) Java
5 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.38%) Perl
5 1 (0.38%) Ruby
5 1 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (14.39%) Security Cleared
2 33 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.17%) Degree
4 9 (3.41%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (3.03%) CTC Cleared
6 6 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.52%) MCSE
9 3 (1.14%) APMG
9 3 (1.14%) DBS Check
9 3 (1.14%) MCITP
10 2 (0.76%) MCP
11 1 (0.38%) MCSA
11 1 (0.38%) MCT
11 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.38%) RHCE
11 1 (0.38%) RHCT
11 1 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.03%) QA
1 8 (3.03%) SLA
2 5 (1.89%) PMO
3 4 (1.52%) P3O
4 2 (0.76%) ISO 22301
4 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.38%) HL7
System Software
1 121 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 20 (7.58%) VMware ESXi
3 19 (7.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (6.44%) XenDesktop
5 13 (4.92%) XenApp
6 11 (4.17%) BitLocker
7 10 (3.79%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.76%) Docker
9 2 (0.76%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 50 (18.94%) SCCM
2 39 (14.77%) Microsoft Intune
3 16 (6.06%) SCOM
4 11 (4.17%) AirWatch
5 9 (3.41%) XenMobile
6 7 (2.65%) SCOrch
7 6 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (2.27%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (1.52%) vMotion
10 2 (0.76%) Ansible
10 2 (0.76%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.38%) CASB
11 1 (0.38%) PaperCut
11 1 (0.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 168 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 31 (11.74%) VMware
3 24 (9.09%) Citrix
4 17 (6.44%) Symantec
5 15 (5.68%) Cisco
5 15 (5.68%) Trend Micro
6 14 (5.30%) Adobe
7 13 (4.92%) Apple
7 13 (4.92%) Google
7 13 (4.92%) McAfee
8 10 (3.79%) Altiris
9 8 (3.03%) HP
10 7 (2.65%) Brocade
10 7 (2.65%) Hitachi
10 7 (2.65%) Samsung
11 6 (2.27%) MobileIron
12 5 (1.89%) ServiceNow
13 4 (1.52%) Oracle
13 4 (1.52%) Wyse
14 3 (1.14%) SAP