Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 554 681 735
Rank change year-on-year +127 +54 +141
Contract jobs citing OneDrive 342 187 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.19% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.49% 1.21% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 119 110
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.14% -9.66%
10th Percentile £163 £204 £206
90th Percentile £575 £538 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £438 £419
% change year-on-year -8.57% +4.48% +31.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 3 9
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £15.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +7.70% +31.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 - £15.79

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 22,944 15,412 12,037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.25% 15.50% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,783 10,612 8,301
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £303 £270 £275
90th Percentile £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 324 220 187
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% -21.74%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.59
90th Percentile £62.06 £63.75 £56.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.06
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.37% -25.83%

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 18 October 2018.

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
Top 14 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 18 October 2018. 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 +111 305 £400 - 37
UK excluding London +52 192 £400 -8.57% 25
London +46 123 £411 +17.50% 13
South East +5 57 £400 -8.57% 6
Midlands +12 42 £425 -5.56% 4
West Midlands +5 37 £425 -5.56% 3
North of England -11 37 £400 -11.11% 7
East of England -16 26 £300 -33.33% 7
North West -13 24 £363 -19.44% 3
South West +2 17 £350 +7.69%
Scotland -7 13 £413 +17.02% 1
Yorkshire - 8 £450 - 1
East Midlands +10 5 £145 -63.75% 1
North East - 5 - - 3

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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.

1 296 (86.55%) Office 365
2 201 (58.77%) SharePoint
3 183 (53.51%) Microsoft
4 143 (41.81%) Windows
5 142 (41.52%) Migration
6 130 (38.01%) Active Directory
7 108 (31.58%) Skype
8 107 (31.29%) Windows 10
9 88 (25.73%) Skype for Business
10 86 (25.15%) Microsoft Office
11 82 (23.98%) SCCM
12 79 (23.10%) Microsoft Azure
13 66 (19.30%) PowerShell
14 52 (15.20%) Yammer
15 45 (13.16%) Apple iOS
16 44 (12.87%) Windows 7
17 40 (11.70%) MS Exchange
18 36 (10.53%) Apple
19 35 (10.23%) ITIL
19 35 (10.23%) ServiceNow
20 34 (9.94%) Mac OS
21 33 (9.65%) Software Deployment
21 33 (9.65%) Windows Server
22 32 (9.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
23 31 (9.06%) Microsoft Intune
24 29 (8.48%) Data Migration
25 28 (8.19%) SharePoint 2013
25 28 (8.19%) Asset Management
26 27 (7.89%) Finance
27 26 (7.60%) Azure Active Directory

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
1 201 (58.77%) SharePoint
2 88 (25.73%) Skype for Business
3 40 (11.70%) MS Exchange
4 28 (8.19%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.58%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.29%) Apache
9 1 (0.29%) IIS
9 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 86 (25.15%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (5.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (4.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.88%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.29%) Line 50
2 1 (0.29%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 296 (86.55%) Office 365
2 79 (23.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (15.20%) Yammer
4 26 (7.60%) Azure Active Directory
5 17 (4.97%) IaaS
6 15 (4.39%) SaaS
7 12 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (1.75%) PaaS
9 5 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (1.46%) Dropbox
9 5 (1.46%) G Suite
10 4 (1.17%) Google Drive
10 4 (1.17%) Mimecast
11 3 (0.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 108 (31.58%) Skype
2 23 (6.73%) DNS
3 16 (4.68%) Firewall
4 13 (3.80%) Intranet
4 13 (3.80%) VPN
5 10 (2.92%) DHCP
6 4 (1.17%) HTTPS
6 4 (1.17%) Internet
6 4 (1.17%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (1.17%) VoIP
6 4 (1.17%) Wireless
7 3 (0.88%) Kerberos
7 3 (0.88%) SMTP
7 3 (0.88%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.58%) WebEx
9 1 (0.29%) HTTP
9 1 (0.29%) NAS
9 1 (0.29%) SAN
9 1 (0.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.26%) Power BI
2 5 (1.46%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (0.88%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (0.88%) JIRA
2 1 (0.29%) MSI
General
1 27 (7.89%) Finance
2 14 (4.09%) Marketing
3 10 (2.92%) Legal
4 9 (2.63%) Banking
5 8 (2.34%) Retail
6 6 (1.75%) Publishing
7 4 (1.17%) Advertising
7 4 (1.17%) Back Office
7 4 (1.17%) Law
8 3 (0.88%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 59 (17.25%) Office 365 Engineer
2 37 (10.82%) Support Engineer
3 31 (9.06%) Architect
4 27 (7.89%) SharePoint Engineer
5 26 (7.60%) Consultant
6 24 (7.02%) Desktop Support
7 22 (6.43%) Analyst
7 22 (6.43%) Desktop Engineer
7 22 (6.43%) Project Manager
8 21 (6.14%) Trainer
9 20 (5.85%) Office 365 Manager
10 18 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 18 (5.26%) Office 365 Consultant
11 17 (4.97%) Office 365 Architect
12 15 (4.39%) Deployment Engineer
13 14 (4.09%) Office 365 Project Manager
14 12 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support
14 12 (3.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 11 (3.22%) Business Analyst
16 10 (2.92%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.46%) SAML
2 4 (1.17%) .NET
2 4 (1.17%) HTML
2 4 (1.17%) HTML5
2 4 (1.17%) REST
3 3 (0.88%) ASP.NET
3 3 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (0.88%) CSS
3 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
3 3 (0.88%) OAuth
4 2 (0.58%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.58%) AngularJS
4 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Graph
4 2 (0.58%) React
5 1 (0.29%) LDAP
5 1 (0.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.09%) User Experience
3 11 (3.22%) Mobile App
4 10 (2.92%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.34%) PMI
6 6 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.17%) e-Learning
8 3 (0.88%) BYOD
8 3 (0.88%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.88%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.58%) iPhone
9 2 (0.58%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.58%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.29%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.29%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.29%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.29%) PKI
10 1 (0.29%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.29%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 143 (41.81%) Windows
2 107 (31.29%) Windows 10
3 45 (13.16%) Apple iOS
4 44 (12.87%) Windows 7
5 34 (9.94%) Mac OS
6 33 (9.65%) Windows Server
7 12 (3.51%) Android
8 7 (2.05%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.46%) Linux
9 5 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.58%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (41.52%) Migration
2 35 (10.23%) ITIL
3 33 (9.65%) Software Deployment
4 29 (8.48%) Data Migration
5 28 (8.19%) Asset Management
6 24 (7.02%) Content Management
7 22 (6.43%) ITSM
7 22 (6.43%) Project Management
8 18 (5.26%) Runbook
9 17 (4.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 16 (4.68%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (4.68%) Data Loss Prevention
10 16 (4.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (4.39%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (4.39%) Server Monitoring
12 14 (4.09%) PRINCE2
13 13 (3.80%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (3.80%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (3.80%) Matrix Organization
14 12 (3.51%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (19.30%) PowerShell
2 9 (2.63%) SQL
3 6 (1.75%) C#
3 6 (1.75%) VBScript
4 2 (0.58%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.58%) TypeScript
5 1 (0.29%) Perl
5 1 (0.29%) Python
5 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (6.14%) Security Cleared
2 19 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 17 (4.97%) A+ Certification
5 10 (2.92%) Degree
6 9 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (2.34%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.46%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.17%) MCSA
10 3 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.88%) MCSE
11 2 (0.58%) CISSP
11 2 (0.58%) MCITP
11 2 (0.58%) MCP
11 2 (0.58%) MCSD
11 2 (0.58%) PMP
12 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.02%) SLA
2 7 (2.05%) QA
3 6 (1.75%) GDPR
4 2 (0.58%) Government Security Classifications
4 2 (0.58%) PMO
5 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 130 (38.01%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.51%) BitLocker
3 10 (2.92%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (1.46%) XenApp
7 4 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (1.17%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.58%) DFS Replication
8 2 (0.58%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 82 (23.98%) SCCM
2 32 (9.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 31 (9.06%) Microsoft Intune
4 7 (2.05%) WSUS
5 6 (1.75%) Single Sign-On
6 5 (1.46%) SCOM
7 3 (0.88%) CA Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.88%) CASB
8 1 (0.29%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.29%) Nessus
8 1 (0.29%) PaperCut
8 1 (0.29%) PingFederate
Vendors
1 183 (53.51%) Microsoft
2 36 (10.53%) Apple
3 35 (10.23%) ServiceNow
4 19 (5.56%) Citrix
5 15 (4.39%) VMware
6 9 (2.63%) Google
7 7 (2.05%) Cisco
7 7 (2.05%) HP
8 6 (1.75%) SonicWALL
9 4 (1.17%) Okta
10 3 (0.88%) MobileIron
10 3 (0.88%) SkyKick
10 3 (0.88%) Varonis
11 2 (0.58%) Altiris
11 2 (0.58%) Asigra
11 2 (0.58%) Becrypt
11 2 (0.58%) iManage
11 2 (0.58%) Ivanti
11 2 (0.58%) Meru Networks
11 2 (0.58%) Polycom