Period
to 19 August 2017

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 19 August 2017 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
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 694 777 853
Rank change year-on-year +83 +76 -19
Contract jobs citing OneDrive 164 132 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.12% 0.028%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.21% 1.20% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 91 12
UK median daily rate £375 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £161 £205 £210
90th Percentile £575 £550 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £419 £375
% change year-on-year +7.46% +11.67% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £15.79 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.70% +31.54% -
10th Percentile £16.00 £12.43 £11.00
90th Percentile £18.00 £20.45 £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.79 £12.00
% change year-on-year - +31.54% -

OneDrive is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 13594 10977 6682
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 14.10% 10.12% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9287 7608 4338
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +11.11% -0.18%
10th Percentile £271 £287 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £390
% change year-on-year - +8.97% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 173 140
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.61 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.11% -12.84% +32.35%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.53 £11.25
90th Percentile £59.65 £46.98 £42.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +2.94% -24.44% +50.00%

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 19 August 2017.

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 12 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 19 August 2017. 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 +84 161 £375 +15.38% 10
UK excluding London +113 93 £450 +7.46% 6
London +13 67 £350 +14.75% 4
South East +34 35 £500 +2.56% 3
East of England +11 33 £398 +109.21% 2
North of England +83 17 £450 +53.19% 1
North West - 17 £450 -
West Midlands +43 5 £325 +1.56%
Midlands +30 5 £325 -
Scotland +29 1 £425 -
South West +3 1 - -
Wales - 1 £343 -

For the 6 months to 19 August 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OneDrive also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for OneDrive.

1 147 (89.63%) Office 365
2 104 (63.41%) SharePoint
3 80 (48.78%) Microsoft
4 75 (45.73%) Active Directory
5 74 (45.12%) Windows
6 61 (37.20%) Skype
7 60 (36.59%) Migration
8 53 (32.32%) Skype for Business
9 51 (31.10%) PowerShell
10 46 (28.05%) Microsoft Azure
11 39 (23.78%) MS Exchange
12 37 (22.56%) Windows 10
13 30 (18.29%) Azure Active Directory
14 26 (15.85%) Yammer
15 25 (15.24%) Windows 7
15 25 (15.24%) SCCM
16 24 (14.63%) Microsoft Office
17 22 (13.41%) ITIL
18 21 (12.80%) Windows Server
19 20 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
19 20 (12.20%) Microsoft Intune
20 18 (10.98%) Citrix
21 17 (10.37%) BitLocker
22 15 (9.15%) Presales
22 15 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2013
22 15 (9.15%) XenApp
23 14 (8.54%) XenDesktop
23 14 (8.54%) Apple iOS
23 14 (8.54%) Security Cleared
23 14 (8.54%) CESG

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
1 104 (63.41%) SharePoint
2 53 (32.32%) Skype for Business
3 39 (23.78%) MS Exchange
4 20 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (5.49%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (4.27%) CMS
8 7 (4.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (4.27%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (3.05%) IIS
10 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.61%) Drupal
10 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 24 (14.63%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.83%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.61%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.61%) Infor CRM
2 1 (0.61%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.61%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 147 (89.63%) Office 365
2 46 (28.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (18.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 26 (15.85%) Yammer
5 3 (1.83%) IaaS
6 2 (1.22%) Dropbox
6 2 (1.22%) Google Drive
6 2 (1.22%) Trello
7 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (37.20%) Skype
2 9 (5.49%) DNS
3 6 (3.66%) Internet
3 6 (3.66%) PBX
3 6 (3.66%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.05%) WebEx
5 4 (2.44%) Intranet
5 4 (2.44%) WAN
6 3 (1.83%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (1.83%) VPN
7 2 (1.22%) DHCP
7 2 (1.22%) Firewall
7 2 (1.22%) LAN
8 1 (0.61%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.61%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.27%) IDOL
2 6 (3.66%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (3.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.61%) GIS
4 1 (0.61%) MS Access
4 1 (0.61%) Power BI
4 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (6.71%) Finance
1 11 (6.71%) Legal
2 9 (5.49%) Marketing
3 5 (3.05%) Local Government
3 5 (3.05%) Retail
4 3 (1.83%) Games
5 2 (1.22%) Banking
5 2 (1.22%) Electronics
5 2 (1.22%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.22%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.22%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.61%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Automotive
6 1 (0.61%) Billing
6 1 (0.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (22.56%) Architect
2 25 (15.24%) Consultant
3 18 (10.98%) Project Manager
4 17 (10.37%) Office 365 Engineer
5 16 (9.76%) Desktop Support
6 14 (8.54%) Office 365 Architect
7 10 (6.10%) Security Architect
8 9 (5.49%) Cloud Architect
8 9 (5.49%) Desktop Engineer
8 9 (5.49%) Office 365 Manager
9 8 (4.88%) Migration Engineer
9 8 (4.88%) SharePoint Architect
10 7 (4.27%) Floorwalker
10 7 (4.27%) Office 365 Consultant
10 7 (4.27%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.27%) Technical Architect
10 7 (4.27%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (3.66%) Active Directory Consultant
12 5 (3.05%) Exchange Engineer
12 5 (3.05%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.93%) .NET
2 6 (3.66%) CSS
2 6 (3.66%) Web Services
2 6 (3.66%) XML
3 5 (3.05%) .NET Framework
3 5 (3.05%) Ajax
3 5 (3.05%) ASP.NET
3 5 (3.05%) CSS3
3 5 (3.05%) HTML
3 5 (3.05%) HTML5
3 5 (3.05%) JSON
3 5 (3.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (3.05%) WAP
4 3 (1.83%) AngularJS
4 3 (1.83%) SAML
4 3 (1.83%) Software Packaging
5 2 (1.22%) OAuth
5 2 (1.22%) React
6 1 (0.61%) REST
6 1 (0.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.54%) CESG
2 13 (7.93%) Data Centre
3 10 (6.10%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.05%) User Experience
5 4 (2.44%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.22%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.22%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.22%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.22%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.22%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.22%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.61%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.61%) FMCG
7 1 (0.61%) iPad
7 1 (0.61%) PKI
7 1 (0.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 74 (45.12%) Windows
2 37 (22.56%) Windows 10
3 25 (15.24%) Windows 7
4 21 (12.80%) Windows Server
5 14 (8.54%) Apple iOS
6 12 (7.32%) Android
7 5 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (2.44%) Linux
8 4 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.22%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.22%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.61%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.61%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (36.59%) Migration
2 22 (13.41%) ITIL
3 15 (9.15%) Presales
4 14 (8.54%) TOGAF
5 13 (7.93%) Project Management
6 11 (6.71%) Customer Requirements
6 11 (6.71%) Data Migration
6 11 (6.71%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 11 (6.71%) Disk Encryption
6 11 (6.71%) Document Management
7 10 (6.10%) CRM
7 10 (6.10%) PRINCE2
7 10 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (5.49%) Service Delivery
8 9 (5.49%) Workflow
9 8 (4.88%) Load Balancing
10 7 (4.27%) Content Management
11 6 (3.66%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (3.66%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (3.66%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (31.10%) PowerShell
2 12 (7.32%) SQL
3 11 (6.71%) VBScript
4 8 (4.88%) Java
5 7 (4.27%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.66%) C#
7 1 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (8.54%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.49%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.27%) CESG Certified Professional
4 7 (4.27%) MCSE
4 7 (4.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (3.66%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 4 (2.44%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.44%) MCP
7 3 (1.83%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (1.83%) Degree
7 3 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.22%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.22%) PMP
9 1 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.61%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.61%) MCSA
9 1 (0.61%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.05%) COBIT
1 5 (3.05%) PMO
1 5 (3.05%) SLA
2 2 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 75 (45.73%) Active Directory
2 17 (10.37%) BitLocker
3 15 (9.15%) XenApp
4 14 (8.54%) XenDesktop
5 13 (7.93%) Microsoft App-V
6 12 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (3.05%) UAG
8 3 (1.83%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.83%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.61%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (15.24%) SCCM
2 20 (12.20%) Microsoft Intune
3 12 (7.32%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (6.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 6 (3.66%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.22%) SCOM
7 1 (0.61%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.61%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 80 (48.78%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.98%) Citrix
3 13 (7.93%) VMware
4 12 (7.32%) Altiris
4 12 (7.32%) LANDesk
4 12 (7.32%) Symantec
5 7 (4.27%) iManage
5 7 (4.27%) Interwoven
5 7 (4.27%) Reuters
6 6 (3.66%) AppSense
7 4 (2.44%) Apple
7 4 (2.44%) Cisco
7 4 (2.44%) Juniper
7 4 (2.44%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.83%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.22%) Google
9 2 (1.22%) HP
9 2 (1.22%) MobileIron
9 2 (1.22%) SAP
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle