Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 20 March 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
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 560 679 674
Rank change year-on-year +119 -5 +172
Contract jobs citing OneDrive 324 213 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.31% 1.11% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 144 94
UK median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £300 £146 £193
90th Percentile £613 £549 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £310
% change year-on-year +12.50% +29.03% -22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 3 10
UK median hourly rate £17.13 £60.00 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -71.46% +209.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £11.01 £29.00 £13.46
90th Percentile £17.64 £60.00 £38.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £60.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year -70.83% +220.00% +25.00%

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 with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 24,699 19,247 12,119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 25.55% 19.06% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,039 13,264 8,382
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.76%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £286
90th Percentile £650 £630 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +4.55% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 284 247 156
UK median hourly rate £17.95 £18.63 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.62% +3.47% -10.00%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £10.56
90th Percentile £56.75 £48.45 £55.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% -5.88% -8.11%

OneDrive
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for OneDrive in the UK

OneDrive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OneDrive in the UK

OneDrive
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OneDrive over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OneDrive in the UK

OneDrive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for OneDrive in the UK

OneDrive
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing OneDrive over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for OneDrive in the UK

OneDrive
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OneDrive within the UK over the 6 months to 20 March 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
England +109 282 £465 +16.25% 43
UK excluding London +57 164 £450 +12.50% 30
London +62 141 £475 +18.75% 15
North of England +35 62 £475 +18.75% 8
South East +19 43 £453 +13.13% 11
North East +15 24 £475 - 2
North West +22 22 £450 +50.00% 5
Scotland +12 22 £425 +9.68% 2
Midlands -3 17 £425 - 5
Yorkshire +18 16 £485 +2.11% 1
West Midlands -20 16 £425 -2.86% 4
South West -31 10 £400 +33.33% 2
East of England +3 9 £400 +142.42% 2
Wales -5 2 £438 +66.67%
East Midlands +22 1 £450 +80.00% 1

For the 6 months to 20 March 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 with a requirement for OneDrive.

1 281 (86.73%) Office 365
2 205 (63.27%) SharePoint
3 179 (55.25%) Microsoft
4 147 (45.37%) Skype
5 136 (41.98%) Active Directory
5 136 (41.98%) Windows
6 132 (40.74%) Migration
7 128 (39.51%) Skype for Business
8 104 (32.10%) Microsoft Azure
9 90 (27.78%) Windows 10
10 83 (25.62%) PowerShell
11 78 (24.07%) SCCM
12 66 (20.37%) Azure Active Directory
13 63 (19.44%) Microsoft Office
14 53 (16.36%) Finance
15 44 (13.58%) Microsoft Intune
16 41 (12.65%) MS Exchange
17 37 (11.42%) Security Cleared
17 37 (11.42%) Yammer
18 36 (11.11%) Windows 7
19 33 (10.19%) Windows Server
20 32 (9.88%) Firewall
21 31 (9.57%) Apple iOS
22 25 (7.72%) VMware
22 25 (7.72%) SC Cleared
23 24 (7.41%) Single Sign-On
24 23 (7.10%) Apple
24 23 (7.10%) User Experience
24 23 (7.10%) Mac OS
25 22 (6.79%) Citrix

OneDrive
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 205 (63.27%) SharePoint
2 128 (39.51%) Skype for Business
3 41 (12.65%) MS Exchange
4 18 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.62%) Apache
9 2 (0.62%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.62%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.62%) IIS
9 2 (0.62%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.31%) Confluence
Applications
1 63 (19.44%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (4.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 281 (86.73%) Office 365
2 104 (32.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 66 (20.37%) Azure Active Directory
4 37 (11.42%) Yammer
5 11 (3.40%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (2.47%) SaaS
8 7 (2.16%) IaaS
9 6 (1.85%) Mimecast
10 5 (1.54%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.93%) Dropbox
11 3 (0.93%) Google Drive
11 3 (0.93%) PaaS
12 2 (0.62%) G Suite
12 2 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 147 (45.37%) Skype
2 32 (9.88%) Firewall
3 13 (4.01%) Intranet
3 13 (4.01%) WAN
4 11 (3.40%) LAN
5 10 (3.09%) DNS
5 10 (3.09%) Unified Communications
6 9 (2.78%) VPN
7 8 (2.47%) SAN
8 6 (1.85%) Internet
8 6 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (1.85%) Wireshark
9 3 (0.93%) DKIM
9 3 (0.93%) DMARC
9 3 (0.93%) HTTP
9 3 (0.93%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.93%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (0.93%) SMTP
10 2 (0.62%) NAS
10 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.63%) Power BI
2 12 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.31%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.62%) JIRA
1 2 (0.62%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.31%) Hudson
2 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 53 (16.36%) Finance
2 10 (3.09%) Banking
3 6 (1.85%) Financial Institution
4 5 (1.54%) Marketing
5 4 (1.23%) Publishing
5 4 (1.23%) Retail
5 4 (1.23%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.93%) Advertising
6 3 (0.93%) Back Office
6 3 (0.93%) Law
7 2 (0.62%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.62%) Legal
8 1 (0.31%) French Language
8 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (15.43%) Consultant
2 48 (14.81%) Office 365 Engineer
3 34 (10.49%) Architect
4 28 (8.64%) Project Manager
5 24 (7.41%) Analyst
6 22 (6.79%) Office 365 Consultant
7 21 (6.48%) Customer Engineer
7 21 (6.48%) Office 365 Manager
8 20 (6.17%) Office 365 Architect
8 20 (6.17%) Senior Customer Engineer
9 17 (5.25%) Office 365 Project Manager
10 16 (4.94%) 3rd Line Support
10 16 (4.94%) SharePoint Engineer
11 14 (4.32%) Support Consultant
12 10 (3.09%) Migration Engineer
12 10 (3.09%) Support Analyst
12 10 (3.09%) Support Engineer
13 9 (2.78%) Developer
13 9 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (2.78%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.47%) SAML
2 7 (2.16%) .NET
2 7 (2.16%) Web Services
3 5 (1.54%) ASP.NET
3 5 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (0.93%) LDAP
4 3 (0.93%) XML
5 2 (0.62%) CSS
5 2 (0.62%) HTML
5 2 (0.62%) HTML5
5 2 (0.62%) jQuery
5 2 (0.62%) REST
6 1 (0.31%) ADO
6 1 (0.31%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.31%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.31%) JSON
6 1 (0.31%) OAuth
6 1 (0.31%) React
6 1 (0.31%) SOAP
6 1 (0.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.10%) User Experience
2 8 (2.47%) Mobile App
3 7 (2.16%) Public Cloud
4 6 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.93%) BYOD
7 3 (0.93%) Data Centre
7 3 (0.93%) e-Learning
7 3 (0.93%) FMCG
7 3 (0.93%) iPhone
8 2 (0.62%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.62%) PMI
9 1 (0.31%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.31%) iPad
9 1 (0.31%) Replication
9 1 (0.31%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.31%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 136 (41.98%) Windows
2 90 (27.78%) Windows 10
3 36 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 33 (10.19%) Windows Server
5 31 (9.57%) Apple iOS
6 23 (7.10%) Mac OS
7 12 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (2.47%) Linux
10 7 (2.16%) Android
11 4 (1.23%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (40.74%) Migration
2 21 (6.48%) ITIL
3 19 (5.86%) Project Management
4 17 (5.25%) Software Deployment
5 16 (4.94%) CRM
6 15 (4.63%) Asset Management
7 14 (4.32%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (4.32%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (4.01%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (4.01%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (3.70%) Identity Management
9 12 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
9 12 (3.70%) PRINCE2
10 11 (3.40%) Customer Requirements
11 10 (3.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 10 (3.09%) IT Strategy
11 10 (3.09%) ITSM
12 8 (2.47%) Information Security
12 8 (2.47%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 83 (25.62%) PowerShell
2 8 (2.47%) Python
3 7 (2.16%) JavaScript
4 6 (1.85%) SQL
5 4 (1.23%) VBScript
6 3 (0.93%) C
6 3 (0.93%) C#
6 3 (0.93%) Perl
6 3 (0.93%) VB
7 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.31%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 37 (11.42%) Security Cleared
2 25 (7.72%) SC Cleared
3 14 (4.32%) A+ Certification
3 14 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (2.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (2.47%) MCSA
4 8 (2.47%) MCSE
5 7 (2.16%) Degree
6 6 (1.85%) MCP
7 3 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (0.93%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.93%) MCITP
8 2 (0.62%) CCEA
8 2 (0.62%) CISSP
8 2 (0.62%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.62%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.62%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.62%) VCAP
8 2 (0.62%) VCP4
8 2 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.16%) SLA
2 3 (0.93%) PMO
2 3 (0.93%) QA
3 2 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (0.62%) GDPR
4 1 (0.31%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 136 (41.98%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.85%) BitLocker
3 6 (1.85%) XenApp
4 5 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (1.54%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.23%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (0.93%) Shibboleth
6 3 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 78 (24.07%) SCCM
2 44 (13.58%) Microsoft Intune
3 24 (7.41%) Single Sign-On
4 15 (4.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.93%) DatAdvantage
6 2 (0.62%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.62%) MIIS
6 2 (0.62%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.31%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 179 (55.25%) Microsoft
2 25 (7.72%) VMware
3 23 (7.10%) Apple
4 22 (6.79%) Citrix
5 20 (6.17%) ServiceNow
6 15 (4.63%) IronPort
7 14 (4.32%) Cisco
8 8 (2.47%) Google
8 8 (2.47%) Oracle
9 6 (1.85%) Varonis
10 5 (1.54%) Symantec
11 4 (1.23%) Okta
11 4 (1.23%) Splunk
12 3 (0.93%) Hitachi
12 3 (0.93%) HP
12 3 (0.93%) IBM
13 2 (0.62%) Dell
13 2 (0.62%) F5
13 2 (0.62%) Lotus
13 2 (0.62%) Remedy