Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 530 683 686
Rank change year-on-year +153 +3 +133
Contract jobs citing OneDrive 315 174 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.39% 1.04% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 121 100
England median daily rate £430 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £280 £190 £208
90th Percentile £600 £538 £550
UK median daily rate £430 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +7.50% +14.29% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 6 12
England median hourly rate £17.50 £22.75 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.08% +17.42% +61.46%
10th Percentile £12.47 £16.00 £13.66
90th Percentile £21.08 £60.00 £21.47
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £22.75 £19.38
% change year-on-year -23.08% +17.42% +61.46%

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 22,609 16,775 11,544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 24.77% 18.12% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,738 11,774 7,974
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £310 £288 £293
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 288 206 152
England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.81 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.98% -0.99% -12.20%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.13 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.13 £58.75 £56.87
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £19.00
% change year-on-year -10.83% +3.29% -12.20%

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 24 January 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
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 24 January 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 +101 140 £450 +12.50% 32
North of England +47 66 £465 +24.00% 6
South East +2 47 £450 +22.03% 10
Midlands -2 30 £425 -5.56%
North West +14 26 £425 +13.33% 5
West Midlands -5 25 £425 -5.56%
North East +12 24 £470 - 1
East of England +15 20 £350 -22.22% 2
Yorkshire +4 16 £425 +3.03%
South West -26 11 £350 +16.67% 3
East Midlands +15 5 £145 -63.75%
OneDrive
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 263 (83.49%) Office 365
2 176 (55.87%) SharePoint
3 175 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 135 (42.86%) Skype
5 130 (41.27%) Active Directory
6 129 (40.95%) Windows
7 123 (39.05%) Skype for Business
8 115 (36.51%) Migration
9 94 (29.84%) Windows 10
10 91 (28.89%) SCCM
11 87 (27.62%) Microsoft Azure
12 76 (24.13%) Microsoft Office
13 64 (20.32%) PowerShell
14 57 (18.10%) Azure Active Directory
15 45 (14.29%) Security Cleared
16 42 (13.33%) Apple iOS
17 38 (12.06%) Finance
17 38 (12.06%) MS Exchange
18 37 (11.75%) Apple
19 36 (11.43%) Microsoft Intune
20 35 (11.11%) Mac OS
21 31 (9.84%) ITIL
22 30 (9.52%) SC Cleared
22 30 (9.52%) ServiceNow
23 29 (9.21%) Software Deployment
23 29 (9.21%) Windows 7
23 29 (9.21%) Windows Server
24 28 (8.89%) Firewall
25 27 (8.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
25 27 (8.57%) Yammer

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
1 176 (55.87%) SharePoint
2 123 (39.05%) Skype for Business
3 38 (12.06%) MS Exchange
4 15 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.63%) Apache
7 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.63%) IBM Domino
7 2 (0.63%) IIS
7 2 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (0.63%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 76 (24.13%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (4.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 263 (83.49%) Office 365
2 87 (27.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (18.10%) Azure Active Directory
4 27 (8.57%) Yammer
5 12 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (3.81%) IaaS
6 11 (3.49%) SaaS
7 8 (2.54%) PaaS
8 7 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (1.90%) Mimecast
10 4 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.95%) Dropbox
11 3 (0.95%) Google Drive
12 2 (0.63%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 135 (42.86%) Skype
2 28 (8.89%) Firewall
3 12 (3.81%) Intranet
4 11 (3.49%) LAN
5 9 (2.86%) WAN
6 8 (2.54%) Unified Communications
7 5 (1.59%) DNS
7 5 (1.59%) SAN
7 5 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (1.27%) SMTP
9 3 (0.95%) DHCP
9 3 (0.95%) HTTP
9 3 (0.95%) Internet
9 3 (0.95%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.95%) VPN
10 2 (0.63%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.63%) NAS
10 2 (0.63%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (0.63%) WebEx
10 2 (0.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.67%) Power BI
2 7 (2.22%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Hudson
1 1 (0.32%) JIRA
1 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (12.06%) Finance
2 12 (3.81%) Marketing
3 10 (3.17%) Banking
4 9 (2.86%) Legal
5 6 (1.90%) Advertising
5 6 (1.90%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.27%) Law
7 3 (0.95%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.95%) Retail
8 2 (0.63%) Back Office
9 1 (0.32%) French Language
9 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.32%) Publishing
9 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 42 (13.33%) Consultant
2 30 (9.52%) Office 365 Engineer
3 28 (8.89%) Architect
4 24 (7.62%) Support Engineer
5 23 (7.30%) Project Manager
6 21 (6.67%) Office 365 Manager
7 19 (6.03%) Office 365 Consultant
8 18 (5.71%) Customer Engineer
8 18 (5.71%) Office 365 Architect
9 17 (5.40%) Analyst
9 17 (5.40%) Senior Customer Engineer
10 16 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
11 15 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
12 14 (4.44%) Desktop Support
12 14 (4.44%) Support Consultant
13 13 (4.13%) Office 365 Project Manager
13 13 (4.13%) Trainer
14 12 (3.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 12 (3.81%) Security Architect
15 11 (3.49%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.54%) SAML
2 6 (1.90%) Web Services
3 5 (1.59%) .NET
3 5 (1.59%) ASP.NET
3 5 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.32%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.32%) CSS
4 1 (0.32%) HTML
4 1 (0.32%) HTML5
4 1 (0.32%) jQuery
4 1 (0.32%) OAuth
4 1 (0.32%) React
4 1 (0.32%) REST
4 1 (0.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.71%) User Experience
2 15 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.81%) Mobile App
4 5 (1.59%) e-Learning
4 5 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.59%) Public Cloud
4 5 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (1.27%) PMI
5 4 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (0.95%) BYOD
7 2 (0.63%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.63%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.32%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.32%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.32%) Replication
8 1 (0.32%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.32%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 129 (40.95%) Windows
2 94 (29.84%) Windows 10
3 42 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 35 (11.11%) Mac OS
5 29 (9.21%) Windows 7
5 29 (9.21%) Windows Server
6 7 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.59%) Android
7 5 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.63%) Unix
9 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (36.51%) Migration
2 31 (9.84%) ITIL
3 29 (9.21%) Software Deployment
4 25 (7.94%) Asset Management
5 20 (6.35%) Project Management
6 19 (6.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (6.03%) ITSM
7 18 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (5.08%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 14 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (3.81%) Change Management
10 12 (3.81%) CRM
10 12 (3.81%) Matrix Organization
11 11 (3.49%) Identity Management
12 10 (3.17%) IT Strategy
12 10 (3.17%) PRINCE2
12 10 (3.17%) Technical Leadership
13 9 (2.86%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 64 (20.32%) PowerShell
2 5 (1.59%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.27%) SQL
4 3 (0.95%) VB
4 3 (0.95%) VBScript
5 2 (0.63%) C
5 2 (0.63%) Perl
5 2 (0.63%) Python
6 1 (0.32%) C#
Qualifications
1 45 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 30 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 21 (6.67%) A+ Certification
4 13 (4.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (2.86%) Degree
6 6 (1.90%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.90%) MCSA
7 5 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (1.59%) MCP
8 4 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.27%) MCSE
8 4 (1.27%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.63%) CISSP
9 2 (0.63%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.63%) ISEB
9 2 (0.63%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.63%) PMP
10 1 (0.32%) CCNA
10 1 (0.32%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.49%) SLA
2 6 (1.90%) GDPR
3 5 (1.59%) QA
4 4 (1.27%) PMO
5 3 (0.95%) Government Security Classifications
6 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 130 (41.27%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.54%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.59%) BitLocker
4 5 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.27%) XenApp
5 4 (1.27%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.95%) Shibboleth
6 3 (0.95%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.63%) DFS Replication
7 2 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 91 (28.89%) SCCM
2 36 (11.43%) Microsoft Intune
3 27 (8.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 17 (5.40%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (1.27%) SCOM
6 3 (0.95%) WSUS
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.32%) Nessus
8 1 (0.32%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 175 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 37 (11.75%) Apple
3 30 (9.52%) ServiceNow
4 20 (6.35%) Citrix
5 16 (5.08%) VMware
6 10 (3.17%) Cisco
7 9 (2.86%) Google
8 8 (2.54%) IronPort
9 7 (2.22%) Oracle
10 5 (1.59%) HP
11 4 (1.27%) Symantec
12 3 (0.95%) Hitachi
12 3 (0.95%) IBM
12 3 (0.95%) Okta
12 3 (0.95%) Varonis
13 2 (0.63%) Altiris
13 2 (0.63%) F5
13 2 (0.63%) Meraki
13 2 (0.63%) Polycom
13 2 (0.63%) SonicWALL