Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 527 706 746
Rank change year-on-year +179 +40 +136
Contract jobs citing OneDrive 396 193 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.60% 1.11% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 135 109
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £200 £202 £206
90th Percentile £596 £529 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 6 12
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £22.75 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.08% +17.42% +61.46%
10th Percentile £12.49 £16.00 £13.66
90th Percentile £21.50 £60.00 £21.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £60.00 £19.38
% change year-on-year -70.83% +209.68% +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 with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 24,808 17,343 12,576
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.56% 16.78% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,208 12,042 8,642
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £275
90th Percentile £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 322 223 190
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% -16.28%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.48
90th Percentile £62.65 £58.75 £56.76
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.03
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.70% -24.31%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +156 349 £425 +6.25% 51
UK excluding London +82 212 £425 - 39
London +76 153 £438 +25.00% 15
South East +18 66 £425 +15.25% 14
North of England +12 56 £465 +9.41% 15
Midlands +5 35 £425 -5.56% 3
West Midlands -4 30 £425 -5.56% 3
North West -6 27 £388 -3.13% 8
East of England -3 26 £350 -22.22% 3
Scotland +4 19 £425 +6.25% 2
North East +8 15 £465 - 4
Yorkshire -5 14 £475 - 3
South West -24 11 £350 +14.75% 1
East Midlands +13 5 £145 -63.75%

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 347 (87.63%) Office 365
2 234 (59.09%) SharePoint
3 210 (53.03%) Microsoft
4 159 (40.15%) Migration
5 157 (39.65%) Windows
6 140 (35.35%) Active Directory
7 136 (34.34%) Skype
8 124 (31.31%) Skype for Business
9 112 (28.28%) Windows 10
10 100 (25.25%) Microsoft Azure
11 96 (24.24%) SCCM
12 90 (22.73%) Microsoft Office
13 80 (20.20%) PowerShell
14 55 (13.89%) Yammer
15 52 (13.13%) Apple iOS
16 48 (12.12%) MS Exchange
17 44 (11.11%) Finance
18 43 (10.86%) Apple
18 43 (10.86%) Microsoft Intune
19 42 (10.61%) Mac OS
19 42 (10.61%) Azure Active Directory
20 40 (10.10%) Security Cleared
21 38 (9.60%) Windows 7
21 38 (9.60%) ServiceNow
21 38 (9.60%) ITIL
22 37 (9.34%) Windows Server
23 35 (8.84%) Software Deployment
24 34 (8.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
25 30 (7.58%) Project Management
26 28 (7.07%) Firewall

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
1 234 (59.09%) SharePoint
2 124 (31.31%) Skype for Business
3 48 (12.12%) MS Exchange
4 21 (5.30%) SharePoint 2013
5 18 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.51%) Apache
9 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.51%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.51%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.51%) IIS
9 2 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.51%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 90 (22.73%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (4.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (4.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 16 (4.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 347 (87.63%) Office 365
2 100 (25.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (13.89%) Yammer
4 42 (10.61%) Azure Active Directory
5 14 (3.54%) IaaS
6 13 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (2.78%) SaaS
9 6 (1.52%) PaaS
10 5 (1.26%) Dropbox
11 4 (1.01%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (1.01%) Google Drive
11 4 (1.01%) Mimecast
12 3 (0.76%) G Suite
13 2 (0.51%) GitHub
13 2 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 136 (34.34%) Skype
2 28 (7.07%) Firewall
3 20 (5.05%) DNS
4 18 (4.55%) Intranet
5 10 (2.53%) VPN
6 8 (2.02%) LAN
6 8 (2.02%) WAN
7 7 (1.77%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (1.52%) DHCP
8 6 (1.52%) Unified Communications
8 6 (1.52%) Wireshark
9 5 (1.26%) Kerberos
9 5 (1.26%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (1.01%) HTTPS
10 4 (1.01%) Internet
10 4 (1.01%) SAN
11 3 (0.76%) SMTP
11 3 (0.76%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.76%) VoIP
12 2 (0.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.05%) Power BI
2 6 (1.52%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.51%) JIRA
2 1 (0.25%) MSI
General
1 44 (11.11%) Finance
2 15 (3.79%) Marketing
3 11 (2.78%) Banking
4 9 (2.27%) Legal
5 8 (2.02%) Retail
6 7 (1.77%) Back Office
7 6 (1.52%) Advertising
7 6 (1.52%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.52%) Publishing
8 4 (1.01%) Law
9 3 (0.76%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.25%) French Language
10 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 63 (15.91%) Office 365 Engineer
2 42 (10.61%) Consultant
3 33 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 32 (8.08%) Support Engineer
5 31 (7.83%) SharePoint Engineer
6 28 (7.07%) Architect
6 28 (7.07%) Office 365 Manager
7 25 (6.31%) Analyst
8 21 (5.30%) Office 365 Consultant
8 21 (5.30%) Office 365 Project Manager
9 19 (4.80%) Customer Engineer
10 18 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
10 18 (4.55%) Desktop Support
10 18 (4.55%) Senior Customer Engineer
11 17 (4.29%) Office 365 Architect
11 17 (4.29%) Trainer
12 16 (4.04%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 14 (3.54%) Deployment Engineer
14 13 (3.28%) 3rd Line Support
14 13 (3.28%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.53%) SAML
2 6 (1.52%) .NET
2 6 (1.52%) ASP.NET
2 6 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (1.26%) Web Services
4 3 (0.76%) LDAP
4 3 (0.76%) OAuth
4 3 (0.76%) REST
5 2 (0.51%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.51%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.51%) CSS
5 2 (0.51%) HTML
5 2 (0.51%) HTML5
5 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Graph
5 2 (0.51%) React
6 1 (0.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (4.80%) User Experience
2 18 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.54%) Mobile App
4 8 (2.02%) PMI
5 7 (1.77%) Public Cloud
6 5 (1.26%) e-Learning
6 5 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.01%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.76%) BYOD
8 3 (0.76%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.76%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (0.76%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.51%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.51%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.51%) iPhone
10 1 (0.25%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.25%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.25%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.25%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 157 (39.65%) Windows
2 112 (28.28%) Windows 10
3 52 (13.13%) Apple iOS
4 42 (10.61%) Mac OS
5 38 (9.60%) Windows 7
6 37 (9.34%) Windows Server
7 11 (2.78%) Android
7 11 (2.78%) Linux
8 8 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.26%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.51%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.51%) Unix
12 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (40.15%) Migration
2 38 (9.60%) ITIL
3 35 (8.84%) Software Deployment
4 30 (7.58%) Project Management
5 28 (7.07%) Asset Management
6 23 (5.81%) ITSM
7 19 (4.80%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (4.80%) Data Migration
7 19 (4.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 18 (4.55%) CRM
8 18 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
9 17 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 17 (4.29%) PRINCE2
10 16 (4.04%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (4.04%) Content Management
11 15 (3.79%) Change Management
11 15 (3.79%) Matrix Organization
12 14 (3.54%) Technical Leadership
13 13 (3.28%) Data Loss Prevention
Programming Languages
1 80 (20.20%) PowerShell
2 8 (2.02%) Python
3 7 (1.77%) SQL
4 6 (1.52%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.26%) VBScript
6 4 (1.01%) VB
7 3 (0.76%) C#
7 3 (0.76%) Perl
8 2 (0.51%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.25%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (10.10%) Security Cleared
2 28 (7.07%) SC Cleared
3 24 (6.06%) A+ Certification
4 21 (5.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (3.28%) Degree
6 8 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (2.02%) PMI Certification
7 7 (1.77%) MCSE
8 6 (1.52%) DV Cleared
8 6 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.52%) MCSA
9 5 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (1.01%) MCITP
10 4 (1.01%) MCP
11 2 (0.51%) CCA
11 2 (0.51%) CCEA
11 2 (0.51%) CISSP
11 2 (0.51%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.51%) ISEB
11 2 (0.51%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.30%) SLA
2 7 (1.77%) QA
3 6 (1.52%) GDPR
4 4 (1.01%) PMO
5 3 (0.76%) Government Security Classifications
6 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 140 (35.35%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.02%) BitLocker
5 6 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (1.26%) XenApp
7 4 (1.01%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.76%) Shibboleth
8 3 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.51%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 96 (24.24%) SCCM
2 43 (10.86%) Microsoft Intune
3 34 (8.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 9 (2.27%) Single Sign-On
5 6 (1.52%) WSUS
6 4 (1.01%) SCOM
7 3 (0.76%) DatAdvantage
8 2 (0.51%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.51%) CASB
9 1 (0.25%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.25%) Nessus
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 210 (53.03%) Microsoft
2 43 (10.86%) Apple
3 38 (9.60%) ServiceNow
4 25 (6.31%) Citrix
5 22 (5.56%) VMware
6 10 (2.53%) Google
7 9 (2.27%) HP
8 8 (2.02%) Cisco
8 8 (2.02%) Varonis
9 6 (1.52%) Oracle
10 5 (1.26%) SonicWALL
11 4 (1.01%) Splunk
11 4 (1.01%) Symantec
12 3 (0.76%) Hitachi
12 3 (0.76%) IBM
12 3 (0.76%) IronPort
12 3 (0.76%) Okta
12 3 (0.76%) SkyKick
13 2 (0.51%) Asigra
13 2 (0.51%) iManage