Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 623 659 803
Rank change year-on-year +36 +144 +35
Contract jobs citing OneDrive 258 187 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.21% 0.090%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.27% 1.52% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 100 59
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £153 £190 £184
90th Percentile £538 £575 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £350
% change year-on-year -2.60% +10.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 5
UK median hourly rate £20.00 - £15.79
10th Percentile £17.01 - £12.43
90th Percentile £27.80 - £20.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - £15.39

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 20,367 12,333 9,614
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.36% 13.53% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,870 8,481 6,711
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +10.43%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £290
90th Percentile £638 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 170 153
UK median hourly rate £18.95 £19.00 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.29% -3.11% -12.84%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.73 £11.85
90th Percentile £56.25 £60.10 £46.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -2.86% +6.06% -17.50%

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 21 June 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing OneDrive over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

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 21 June 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 -1 235 £375 - 31
UK excluding London +48 142 £375 -2.60% 22
London -16 111 £425 +13.33% 11
South East -16 44 £400 -20.99% 14
Midlands +22 36 £318 -36.50% 3
West Midlands +23 35 £325 -35.00% 3
South West +25 21 £250 - 2
Scotland -20 18 £388 +24.00% 1
North of England -30 14 £400 +18.52%
East of England -13 13 £158 -39.42% 1
Yorkshire - 7 £500 -
North West -12 6 £294 -34.72%
East Midlands +3 5 £250 -
North East -5 1 - -
Wales -5 1 £125 -63.50% 1

For the 6 months to 21 June 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.

1 226 (87.60%) Office 365
2 181 (70.16%) SharePoint
3 127 (49.22%) Windows
4 119 (46.12%) Skype
5 116 (44.96%) Microsoft
6 103 (39.92%) Migration
7 101 (39.15%) Windows 10
8 82 (31.78%) Skype for Business
9 81 (31.40%) Active Directory
10 73 (28.29%) Microsoft Azure
11 52 (20.16%) Microsoft Office
12 43 (16.67%) Finance
13 40 (15.50%) Microsoft Intune
14 37 (14.34%) PowerShell
15 36 (13.95%) SCCM
16 35 (13.57%) Microsoft Excel
16 35 (13.57%) Yammer
17 33 (12.79%) Windows 7
18 31 (12.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
19 25 (9.69%) Azure Active Directory
20 24 (9.30%) Windows Server
21 22 (8.53%) Project Management
22 20 (7.75%) Power BI
22 20 (7.75%) Apple iOS
23 19 (7.36%) MS Exchange
24 17 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
24 17 (6.59%) Security Cleared
25 16 (6.20%) Data Migration
25 16 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
25 16 (6.20%) DNS

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
1 181 (70.16%) SharePoint
2 82 (31.78%) Skype for Business
3 19 (7.36%) MS Exchange
4 13 (5.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 52 (20.16%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (13.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 31 (12.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (3.88%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (3.10%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.78%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.71%) Infor CRM
1 7 (2.71%) NetSuite
1 7 (2.71%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.78%) Line 50
2 2 (0.78%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 226 (87.60%) Office 365
2 73 (28.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (13.57%) Yammer
4 25 (9.69%) Azure Active Directory
5 12 (4.65%) SaaS
6 9 (3.49%) IaaS
7 7 (2.71%) G Suite
8 5 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (1.55%) PaaS
10 3 (1.16%) Dropbox
10 3 (1.16%) GitHub
11 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.78%) Google Drive
11 2 (0.78%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 119 (46.12%) Skype
2 16 (6.20%) DNS
3 13 (5.04%) VPN
4 10 (3.88%) Intranet
5 9 (3.49%) DHCP
5 9 (3.49%) Firewall
6 6 (2.33%) LAN
6 6 (2.33%) WAN
7 5 (1.94%) VoIP
7 5 (1.94%) Wireless
8 4 (1.55%) Network Security
8 4 (1.55%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.55%) WLAN
9 3 (1.16%) HTTPS
9 3 (1.16%) Internet
9 3 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (1.16%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.78%) SAN
10 2 (0.78%) VLAN
10 2 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.75%) Power BI
2 9 (3.49%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.94%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.55%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.78%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (1.16%) JIRA
General
1 43 (16.67%) Finance
2 15 (5.81%) Legal
3 6 (2.33%) Publishing
4 4 (1.55%) Retail
5 3 (1.16%) Advertising
5 3 (1.16%) Banking
6 2 (0.78%) Marketing
7 1 (0.39%) Automotive
7 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.39%) German Language
7 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (15.12%) Office 365 Engineer
2 37 (14.34%) Architect
3 28 (10.85%) Trainer
4 26 (10.08%) Consultant
5 24 (9.30%) Project Manager
6 20 (7.75%) Desktop Support
6 20 (7.75%) Support Engineer
7 17 (6.59%) Office 365 Architect
7 17 (6.59%) Office 365 Manager
8 15 (5.81%) Analyst
9 14 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support
9 14 (5.43%) Office 365 Consultant
9 14 (5.43%) Office 365 Project Manager
9 14 (5.43%) Office 365 Trainer
10 12 (4.65%) Desktop Engineer
11 11 (4.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (4.26%) IT Trainer
11 11 (4.26%) Windows Engineer
12 9 (3.49%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
12 9 (3.49%) SharePoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.71%) HTML
2 6 (2.33%) CSS
2 6 (2.33%) XML
3 5 (1.94%) .NET
4 4 (1.55%) HTML5
5 3 (1.16%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 3 (1.16%) OAuth
5 3 (1.16%) REST
5 3 (1.16%) SAML
6 2 (0.78%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.39%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.39%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.39%) LDAP
7 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Graph
7 1 (0.39%) React
7 1 (0.39%) WAP
7 1 (0.39%) WCF
7 1 (0.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.04%) User Experience
2 11 (4.26%) BYOD
3 8 (3.10%) iPhone
4 7 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.33%) e-Learning
5 6 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (1.55%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.55%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.16%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.16%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.16%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.78%) CESG
8 2 (0.78%) PKI
9 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.39%) PMI
9 1 (0.39%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.39%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 127 (49.22%) Windows
2 101 (39.15%) Windows 10
3 33 (12.79%) Windows 7
4 24 (9.30%) Windows Server
5 20 (7.75%) Apple iOS
6 14 (5.43%) Android
7 7 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (2.33%) Mac OS
8 6 (2.33%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (39.92%) Migration
2 22 (8.53%) Project Management
3 16 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (6.20%) Data Migration
4 15 (5.81%) ITIL
5 13 (5.04%) Document Management
6 12 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (4.65%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (4.26%) Content Management
7 11 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (3.88%) CRM
8 10 (3.88%) Time Management
9 9 (3.49%) Mobile Device Management
9 9 (3.49%) Runbook
9 9 (3.49%) Use Case
10 8 (3.10%) Identity Management
10 8 (3.10%) SDLC
10 8 (3.10%) Server Monitoring
11 7 (2.71%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 7 (2.71%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 37 (14.34%) PowerShell
2 14 (5.43%) SQL
3 9 (3.49%) C#
4 7 (2.71%) C
5 3 (1.16%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.16%) VBScript
6 1 (0.39%) Java
6 1 (0.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
1 17 (6.59%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.04%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.71%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (2.33%) DBS Check
5 5 (1.94%) MCSE
6 4 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.55%) Degree
7 2 (0.78%) MCSA
7 2 (0.78%) MCSM
7 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 2 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.39%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.39%) CCNA
8 1 (0.39%) CCNP
8 1 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.39%) MCITP
8 1 (0.39%) MCP
8 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.49%) SLA
2 7 (2.71%) PMO
3 6 (2.33%) QA
4 3 (1.16%) GDPR
System Software
1 81 (31.40%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.88%) BitLocker
3 8 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.55%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.55%) vSphere
4 4 (1.55%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.78%) XenApp
6 1 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 40 (15.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 36 (13.95%) SCCM
3 5 (1.94%) PingFederate
3 5 (1.94%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (1.16%) CA Single Sign-On
4 3 (1.16%) CASB
4 3 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.16%) SCOM
4 3 (1.16%) WSUS
5 2 (0.78%) DatAdvantage
5 2 (0.78%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (0.78%) PaperCut
5 2 (0.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.39%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 116 (44.96%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.04%) ServiceNow
3 11 (4.26%) Apple
4 10 (3.88%) Citrix
4 10 (3.88%) Google
4 10 (3.88%) VMware
5 8 (3.10%) Cisco
6 4 (1.55%) Dell
6 4 (1.55%) Okta
6 4 (1.55%) Sage
6 4 (1.55%) Symantec
7 3 (1.16%) Ivanti
7 3 (1.16%) MobileIron
7 3 (1.16%) Sophos
7 3 (1.16%) Varonis
8 2 (0.78%) Altiris
8 2 (0.78%) Capita
8 2 (0.78%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.78%) Siemens
8 2 (0.78%) SonicWALL