Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 666 736 861
Rank change year-on-year +70 +125 -18
Contract jobs citing OneDrive 189 162 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.15% 0.021%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.24% 1.35% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 114 11
UK median daily rate £400 £339 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.17% -6.62% +45.00%
10th Percentile £205 £206 £205
90th Percentile £538 £543 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £319
% change year-on-year +3.03% +29.41% +27.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 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 £12.56 £11.00
90th Percentile £22.40 £20.00 £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.79 £12.00
% change year-on-year - +31.54% -

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 15253 11999 7187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.37% 11.25% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10494 8286 4799
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £269 £275 £255
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 187 112
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -20.88% +30.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.66 £11.00
90th Percentile £63.75 £56.75 £41.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.06 £23.00
% change year-on-year +8.44% -25.83% +31.43%

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 17 October 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 13 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 17 October 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 +59 180 £400 +18.17% 5
UK excluding London +94 119 £425 +3.03% 4
London -50 65 £340 +7.94% 2
South East +28 41 £438 -10.26% 2
East of England +7 36 £450 +136.84%
North of England +88 19 £450 +53.19% 1
North West +40 19 £450 - 1
Midlands +42 15 £450 +29.68%
West Midlands +38 14 £450 +29.68%
Scotland +16 4 £353 +60.23%
South West +5 2 £325 -
Wales - 2 £371 - 1
East Midlands -1 1 £400 -

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 173 (91.53%) Office 365
2 110 (58.20%) SharePoint
3 91 (48.15%) Microsoft
4 86 (45.50%) Windows
5 84 (44.44%) Active Directory
6 83 (43.92%) Skype
7 68 (35.98%) Skype for Business
7 68 (35.98%) PowerShell
8 66 (34.92%) Migration
9 50 (26.46%) MS Exchange
10 49 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
11 48 (25.40%) Windows 10
12 37 (19.58%) Azure Active Directory
13 34 (17.99%) Windows 7
14 30 (15.87%) SCCM
15 25 (13.23%) Yammer
16 24 (12.70%) Microsoft Intune
16 24 (12.70%) Citrix
17 22 (11.64%) Microsoft Office
17 22 (11.64%) XenApp
17 22 (11.64%) XenDesktop
18 21 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
18 21 (11.11%) Security Cleared
18 21 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
19 20 (10.58%) VMware
19 20 (10.58%) Altiris
19 20 (10.58%) VMware Infrastructure
19 20 (10.58%) Norton AntiVirus
19 20 (10.58%) Symantec
19 20 (10.58%) Apple iOS

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
1 110 (58.20%) SharePoint
2 68 (35.98%) Skype for Business
3 50 (26.46%) MS Exchange
4 21 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (8.47%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (6.88%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (3.70%) CMS
9 5 (2.65%) IIS
9 5 (2.65%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.53%) Drupal
10 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (11.64%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.53%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.53%) Infor CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.53%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.53%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 173 (91.53%) Office 365
2 49 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (19.58%) Azure Active Directory
4 25 (13.23%) Yammer
5 2 (1.06%) Dropbox
5 2 (1.06%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.06%) Trello
6 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.53%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 83 (43.92%) Skype
2 7 (3.70%) Intranet
2 7 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.17%) DNS
4 5 (2.65%) Internet
5 4 (2.12%) PBX
6 3 (1.59%) Firewall
6 3 (1.59%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (1.59%) WAN
7 2 (1.06%) VPN
8 1 (0.53%) DHCP
8 1 (0.53%) LAN
8 1 (0.53%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.53%) Network Security
8 1 (0.53%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.70%) IDOL
2 6 (3.17%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (2.65%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.53%) GIS
4 1 (0.53%) MS Access
4 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 9 (4.76%) Legal
1 9 (4.76%) Marketing
2 8 (4.23%) Finance
3 4 (2.12%) Local Government
4 3 (1.59%) Advertising
4 3 (1.59%) Banking
5 2 (1.06%) Electronics
5 2 (1.06%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.06%) Retail
5 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.53%) Automotive
6 1 (0.53%) Billing
6 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.53%) Law
6 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (25.93%) Consultant
2 25 (13.23%) Architect
3 18 (9.52%) Office 365 Consultant
4 17 (8.99%) Office 365 Engineer
5 16 (8.47%) Project Manager
6 14 (7.41%) Desktop Support
7 13 (6.88%) Technical Consultant
8 11 (5.82%) Administrator
8 11 (5.82%) Office 365 Manager
9 10 (5.29%) Support Engineer
10 9 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
10 9 (4.76%) Office 365 Administrator
10 9 (4.76%) SharePoint Consultant
11 8 (4.23%) Analyst
11 8 (4.23%) Deployment Engineer
12 7 (3.70%) Active Directory Consultant
12 7 (3.70%) Migration Engineer
12 7 (3.70%) Office 365 Architect
12 7 (3.70%) Security Architect
12 7 (3.70%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.94%) .NET
2 8 (4.23%) CSS
3 7 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 7 (3.70%) HTML
4 6 (3.17%) Web Services
4 6 (3.17%) XML
5 5 (2.65%) .NET Framework
5 5 (2.65%) Ajax
5 5 (2.65%) CSS3
5 5 (2.65%) HTML5
5 5 (2.65%) JSON
5 5 (2.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (2.65%) WAP
6 3 (1.59%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.06%) jQuery
7 2 (1.06%) React
8 1 (0.53%) OAuth
8 1 (0.53%) REST
8 1 (0.53%) SAML
8 1 (0.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.05%) CESG
2 13 (6.88%) Data Centre
3 11 (5.82%) User Experience
4 9 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.59%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.06%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.06%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.06%) Fintech
6 2 (1.06%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.53%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.53%) FMCG
7 1 (0.53%) iPad
7 1 (0.53%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.53%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 86 (45.50%) Windows
2 48 (25.40%) Windows 10
3 34 (17.99%) Windows 7
4 20 (10.58%) Apple iOS
5 19 (10.05%) Windows Server
6 18 (9.52%) Android
7 5 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.12%) Linux
8 4 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.53%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (34.92%) Migration
2 19 (10.05%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 19 (10.05%) Disk Encryption
2 19 (10.05%) Presales
3 16 (8.47%) ITIL
3 16 (8.47%) Project Management
4 15 (7.94%) Customer Requirements
5 13 (6.88%) Document Management
6 11 (5.82%) Data Migration
7 9 (4.76%) CRM
7 9 (4.76%) PRINCE2
7 9 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (4.23%) Load Balancing
8 8 (4.23%) Records Management
8 8 (4.23%) Service Delivery
8 8 (4.23%) TOGAF
8 8 (4.23%) Workflow
9 7 (3.70%) Content Management
10 6 (3.17%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (3.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (35.98%) PowerShell
2 19 (10.05%) VBScript
3 12 (6.35%) SQL
4 8 (4.23%) C#
4 8 (4.23%) Java
5 7 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.53%) C
6 1 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 15 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 13 (6.88%) MCSE
5 8 (4.23%) MCSA
6 7 (3.70%) CESG Certified Professional
7 6 (3.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 6 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (2.12%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.59%) Degree
9 3 (1.59%) MCP
9 3 (1.59%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.59%) PMP
10 2 (1.06%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.65%) COBIT
1 5 (2.65%) PMO
2 4 (2.12%) SLA
3 2 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 84 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 22 (11.64%) XenApp
2 22 (11.64%) XenDesktop
3 21 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 20 (10.58%) BitLocker
4 20 (10.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (2.65%) UAG
6 3 (1.59%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (1.06%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.53%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (15.87%) SCCM
2 24 (12.70%) Microsoft Intune
3 20 (10.58%) Norton AntiVirus
4 19 (10.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 7 (3.70%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.53%) AppDNA
6 1 (0.53%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 91 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.70%) Citrix
3 20 (10.58%) Altiris
3 20 (10.58%) Symantec
3 20 (10.58%) VMware
4 19 (10.05%) LANDesk
5 12 (6.35%) AppSense
6 7 (3.70%) iManage
6 7 (3.70%) Interwoven
6 7 (3.70%) Reuters
7 4 (2.12%) Cisco
7 4 (2.12%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.59%) Apple
8 3 (1.59%) Juniper
8 3 (1.59%) SAP
9 2 (1.06%) Computacenter
9 2 (1.06%) EMC
9 2 (1.06%) HP
9 2 (1.06%) McAfee
9 2 (1.06%) Webroot