Period
to 22 April 2021

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 22 April 2021 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
22 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 422 412 609
Rank change year-on-year -10 +197 +47
Contract jobs citing OneDrive 173 241 251
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.41% 0.48% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.18% 1.55% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 183 165
10th Percentile £196 £176 £281
25th Percentile £304 £289 £381
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £400 £475
Median % change year-on-year - -15.79% +21.02%
75th Percentile £488 £466 £544
90th Percentile £534 £500 £620
UK median daily rate £408 £400 £465
% change year-on-year +1.88% -13.98% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 17
10th Percentile £13.50 £19.20 £10.88
25th Percentile £15.06 £19.88 £12.46
Median hourly rate £19.50 £21.00 £13.00
Median % change year-on-year -7.14% +61.54% -42.22%
75th Percentile £22.69 £21.17 £17.50
90th Percentile £23.38 £21.27 £18.25
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £21.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +61.54% -42.22%

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 14,676 15,582 24,413
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.46% 30.87% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,571 11,053 17,232
10th Percentile £313 £288 £313
25th Percentile £408 £400 £410
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £500
75th Percentile £588 £588 £583
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 253 242
10th Percentile £11.73 £12.55 £11.03
25th Percentile £14.75 £16.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate £21.05 £20.00 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year +5.25% +14.29% -7.89%
75th Percentile £38.38 £39.31 £26.04
90th Percentile £60.00 £61.25 £49.71
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% +14.29% -3.37%

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 22 April 2021.

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 22 April 2021. 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 -30 73 £411 -3.29% 20
Midlands +42 27 £469 +70.45% 6
West Midlands +41 22 £474 +116.57% 5
South East +53 20 £413 +73.68% 11
North of England +29 17 £400 +17.65% 18
South West +44 11 £319 -20.31% 2
East of England +14 10 £325 - 2
Yorkshire +35 9 £500 +19.76% 3
North West +20 7 £350 +22.81% 13
East Midlands +25 5 £185 -49.14% 1
North East +16 1 £510 +43.16% 2
OneDrive
UK

For the 6 months to 22 April 2021, 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.

1 164 (94.80%) Microsoft 365
2 142 (82.08%) SharePoint
3 111 (64.16%) Microsoft
4 88 (50.87%) Azure
5 79 (45.66%) Active Directory
6 68 (39.31%) Migration
7 60 (34.68%) Windows
8 55 (31.79%) Azure Active Directory
9 53 (30.64%) Microsoft Intune
9 53 (30.64%) PowerShell
10 41 (23.70%) Microsoft Office
11 38 (21.97%) Skype
12 35 (20.23%) Windows 10
13 33 (19.08%) Skype for Business
14 28 (16.18%) Power Platform
15 27 (15.61%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (14.45%) VMware
17 23 (13.29%) ITIL
17 23 (13.29%) Yammer
18 22 (12.72%) Public Sector
18 22 (12.72%) Project Delivery
18 22 (12.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 22 (12.72%) DNS
19 21 (12.14%) WAN
19 21 (12.14%) SCCM
20 20 (11.56%) Project Management
20 20 (11.56%) Problem-Solving
21 19 (10.98%) PowerApps
22 18 (10.40%) Firewall
22 18 (10.40%) LAN

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
1 142 (82.08%) SharePoint
2 33 (19.08%) Skype for Business
3 15 (8.67%) MS Exchange
4 6 (3.47%) Confluence
5 4 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.31%) Mailman
6 3 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 41 (23.70%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.89%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.58%) MIS ActiveH
1 1 (0.58%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 164 (94.80%) Microsoft 365
2 88 (50.87%) Azure
3 55 (31.79%) Azure Active Directory
4 28 (16.18%) Power Platform
5 23 (13.29%) Yammer
6 19 (10.98%) PowerApps
7 13 (7.51%) AWS
8 9 (5.20%) Power Automate
9 8 (4.62%) PaaS
10 7 (4.05%) IaaS
10 7 (4.05%) SaaS
11 4 (2.31%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 4 (2.31%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 3 (1.73%) Azure Functions
12 3 (1.73%) Azure Service Bus
12 3 (1.73%) Mimecast
12 3 (1.73%) Serverless
13 2 (1.16%) Azure Logic Apps
13 2 (1.16%) Route 53
13 2 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (21.97%) Skype
2 22 (12.72%) DNS
3 21 (12.14%) WAN
4 18 (10.40%) Firewall
4 18 (10.40%) LAN
5 12 (6.94%) DHCP
6 10 (5.78%) Unified Communications
7 8 (4.62%) SMTP
7 8 (4.62%) TCP/IP
8 7 (4.05%) SAN
8 7 (4.05%) VPN
9 6 (3.47%) DKIM
9 6 (3.47%) DMARC
10 4 (2.31%) IMAP
10 4 (2.31%) Intranet
10 4 (2.31%) PBX
10 4 (2.31%) S/MIME
11 3 (1.73%) Network Security
11 3 (1.73%) VoIP
11 3 (1.73%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.09%) Power BI
2 6 (3.47%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.31%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.58%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (6.36%) JIRA
2 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.58%) Inno Setup
2 1 (0.58%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.58%) MSI
2 1 (0.58%) TestRail
General
1 22 (12.72%) Public Sector
2 17 (9.83%) Finance
3 11 (6.36%) Legal
4 8 (4.62%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.31%) Publishing
5 4 (2.31%) Retail
5 4 (2.31%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.16%) Law
7 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.58%) Automotive
7 1 (0.58%) Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Electronics
7 1 (0.58%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.58%) Police
7 1 (0.58%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 34 (19.65%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
2 27 (15.61%) Architect
3 17 (9.83%) Project Manager
4 14 (8.09%) Support Engineer
5 13 (7.51%) Consultant
5 13 (7.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (7.51%) Infrastructure Manager
6 12 (6.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 11 (6.36%) Analyst
8 10 (5.78%) Azure Engineer
9 9 (5.20%) IT Support
10 8 (4.62%) Microsoft 365 Architect
10 8 (4.62%) Migration Engineer
11 6 (3.47%) Administrator
11 6 (3.47%) Microsoft 365 Manager
11 6 (3.47%) Technical Architect
12 5 (2.89%) Cloud Engineer
12 5 (2.89%) Desktop Support
12 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Consultant
12 5 (2.89%) SharePoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.89%) Node.js
1 5 (2.89%) SAML
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Graph
2 2 (1.16%) SailPoint
3 1 (0.58%) .NET
3 1 (0.58%) COM
3 1 (0.58%) OAuth
3 1 (0.58%) OpenID
3 1 (0.58%) RESTful
3 1 (0.58%) ServiceStack
3 1 (0.58%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.58%) Web Services
3 1 (0.58%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.62%) NHS
2 8 (4.62%) Organisational Skills
3 6 (3.47%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.89%) Media Streaming
5 4 (2.31%) Cloud Native
5 4 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.31%) User Experience
6 3 (1.73%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.73%) PKI
6 3 (1.73%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.73%) Replication
6 3 (1.73%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.16%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Licensing
7 2 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.58%) Acoustics
8 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 60 (34.68%) Windows
2 35 (20.23%) Windows 10
3 16 (9.25%) Windows Server
4 9 (5.20%) Android
4 9 (5.20%) Linux
5 7 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (4.05%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (3.47%) Unix
6 6 (3.47%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.89%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.31%) CentOS
8 4 (2.31%) SUSE
8 4 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.31%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (1.16%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (39.31%) Migration
2 27 (15.61%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (13.29%) ITIL
4 22 (12.72%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 22 (12.72%) Project Delivery
5 20 (11.56%) Problem-Solving
5 20 (11.56%) Project Management
6 16 (9.25%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (7.51%) Change Management
8 12 (6.94%) Identity Management
9 11 (6.36%) Business Case
9 11 (6.36%) DevOps
10 9 (5.20%) Identity Access Management
10 9 (5.20%) PRINCE2
11 8 (4.62%) Computer Science
11 8 (4.62%) Product Roadmap
11 8 (4.62%) Service Delivery
11 8 (4.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (4.62%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 53 (30.64%) PowerShell
2 10 (5.78%) Python
3 7 (4.05%) SQL
4 5 (2.89%) Java
5 4 (2.31%) Perl
6 3 (1.73%) C
6 3 (1.73%) VB
6 3 (1.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (8.09%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.51%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.78%) Degree
4 8 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.73%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.73%) MCSA
6 3 (1.73%) MCSE
7 2 (1.16%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.16%) MCP
7 2 (1.16%) PMP
8 1 (0.58%) CCNA
8 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.58%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.58%) MCITP
8 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.36%) SLA
2 5 (2.89%) GDPR
3 4 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.16%) QA
5 1 (0.58%) COBIT
5 1 (0.58%) FISMA
5 1 (0.58%) NIST
5 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 79 (45.66%) Active Directory
2 10 (5.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.89%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (2.31%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.58%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.58%) Docker
5 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.58%) NFS
5 1 (0.58%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 53 (30.64%) Microsoft Intune
2 21 (12.14%) SCCM
3 11 (6.36%) NetBackup
4 8 (4.62%) Single Sign-On
5 6 (3.47%) Terraform
6 5 (2.89%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.58%) Ansible
7 1 (0.58%) CASB
7 1 (0.58%) MaaS360
7 1 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.58%) Nessus
7 1 (0.58%) QRadar
7 1 (0.58%) SCOM
7 1 (0.58%) Sysprep
7 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 111 (64.16%) Microsoft
2 25 (14.45%) VMware
3 13 (7.51%) Citrix
4 10 (5.78%) Cisco
5 8 (4.62%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.47%) ServiceNow
7 5 (2.89%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.89%) NetApp
8 4 (2.31%) Blue Coat
8 4 (2.31%) DocuSign
8 4 (2.31%) Oracle
8 4 (2.31%) Proofpoint
9 3 (1.73%) Clearswift
9 3 (1.73%) Dell
9 3 (1.73%) Remedy
10 2 (1.16%) Adobe
10 2 (1.16%) Apple
10 2 (1.16%) EMC
10 2 (1.16%) Forcepoint
10 2 (1.16%) Veritas