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 3 months to 29 April 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
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 515 606 622
Rank change year-on-year +91 +16  
Contract jobs citing OneDrive 81 43 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.077% 0.036%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.33% 0.88% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 27 7
Median daily rate £300 £305 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.63% +1.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £173 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year -7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £15.00 -

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 6111 4892 2973
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.97% 8.76% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4241 3364 1871
Median daily rate £475 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £435 £400
% change year-on-year +0.57% +8.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 87 107
Median hourly rate £21.16 £23.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.97% -9.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £14.25 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £47.10 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year -6.17% -19.00%  

OneDrive
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing OneDrive as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 29 April 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 30 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 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +74 78 £300 -1.63% 7
London +37 39 £325 +8.33% 2
East of England +7 17 £260 +142.99% 1
South East +22 14 £200 -58.97% 3
Berkshire +28 7 £200 -
Reading +28 7 £200 -
City of London -10 7 £275 +8.37% 1
Hertfordshire - 7 £550 - 1
Watford - 6 - -
Norfolk +3 4 £119 +11.21%
Huntingdon - 4 £460 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £460 -
Surrey +7 3 - -
Staines - 3 - -
North East - 2 £300 -
North West - 2 £225 -
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
South West +3 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire -5 1 £200 -40.74% 1
East Midlands -7 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £500 -
West Midlands - 1 £500 -
Warwick - 1 £500 -
Liverpool - 1 £125 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £300 -
Cumbria - 1 £325 -
Merseyside - 1 £125 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 145 (90.63%) Office 365
2 106 (66.25%) SharePoint
3 77 (48.13%) Skype
4 76 (47.50%) Migration
5 70 (43.75%) Windows
6 64 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 64 (40.00%) Skype for Business
7 57 (35.63%) Active Directory
8 41 (25.63%) Microsoft Azure
9 37 (23.13%) Windows 10
10 35 (21.88%) Microsoft Office
11 28 (17.50%) Yammer
12 25 (15.63%) Windows 7
13 23 (14.38%) PowerShell
14 22 (13.75%) ITIL
15 21 (13.13%) Azure Active Directory
16 18 (11.25%) MS Exchange
16 18 (11.25%) SCCM
17 17 (10.63%) Microsoft Intune
17 17 (10.63%) Stakeholder Management
17 17 (10.63%) Finance
18 15 (9.38%) Intranet
18 15 (9.38%) Windows Server
19 14 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
19 14 (8.75%) Security Cleared
20 12 (7.50%) MCSE
21 11 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
21 11 (6.88%) Apple iOS
22 10 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
22 10 (6.25%) Android

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
1 106 (66.25%) SharePoint
2 64 (40.00%) Skype for Business
3 18 (11.25%) MS Exchange
4 9 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (4.38%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.88%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 35 (21.88%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (5.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.63%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 145 (90.63%) Office 365
2 41 (25.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (17.50%) Yammer
4 21 (13.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (4.38%) Google Drive
5 7 (4.38%) IaaS
6 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.63%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 77 (48.13%) Skype
2 15 (9.38%) Intranet
3 8 (5.00%) Internet
3 8 (5.00%) WAN
4 7 (4.38%) DNS
5 5 (3.13%) DHCP
5 5 (3.13%) WebEx
6 4 (2.50%) VPN
7 3 (1.88%) PBX
7 3 (1.88%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.25%) Kerberos
8 2 (1.25%) LAN
8 2 (1.25%) LDAP
9 1 (0.63%) Firewall
9 1 (0.63%) MPLS
9 1 (0.63%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.63%) PSTN
9 1 (0.63%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.50%) Power BI
2 3 (1.88%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (10.63%) Finance
2 8 (5.00%) Legal
3 6 (3.75%) Retail
4 3 (1.88%) Advertising
4 3 (1.88%) Games
4 3 (1.88%) Law
4 3 (1.88%) Local Government
5 2 (1.25%) Marketing
5 2 (1.25%) Publishing
6 1 (0.63%) Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (15.00%) Architect
2 21 (13.13%) Office 365 Engineer
3 20 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 15 (9.38%) Office 365 Architect
5 10 (6.25%) Trainer
6 9 (5.63%) Floorwalker
6 9 (5.63%) Support Engineer
7 8 (5.00%) Analyst
7 8 (5.00%) Consultant
7 8 (5.00%) Migration Engineer
7 8 (5.00%) Migration Specialist
7 8 (5.00%) SharePoint Project Manager
8 7 (4.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.38%) Office 365 Manager
8 7 (4.38%) SharePoint Specialist
9 6 (3.75%) Azure Architect
9 6 (3.75%) Developer
9 6 (3.75%) Technical Architect
10 5 (3.13%) Coordinator
10 5 (3.13%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.13%) CSS
1 5 (3.13%) jQuery
2 4 (2.50%) RESTful
2 4 (2.50%) SPServices
2 4 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (1.88%) Software Packaging
4 2 (1.25%) OAuth
4 2 (1.25%) SAML
5 1 (0.63%) .NET
5 1 (0.63%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (3.13%) User Experience
2 4 (2.50%) CESG
2 4 (2.50%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.50%) Taxonomies
2 4 (2.50%) Virtual Team
3 3 (1.88%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.88%) PKI
3 3 (1.88%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.25%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.25%) NHS
4 2 (1.25%) Replication
5 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.63%) Blog
5 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.63%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.63%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 70 (43.75%) Windows
2 37 (23.13%) Windows 10
3 25 (15.63%) Windows 7
4 15 (9.38%) Windows Server
5 11 (6.88%) Apple iOS
6 10 (6.25%) Android
7 6 (3.75%) Windows 8
7 6 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (47.50%) Migration
2 22 (13.75%) ITIL
3 17 (10.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (6.25%) Identity Management
5 10 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
5 10 (6.25%) Project Management
6 9 (5.63%) PRINCE2
6 9 (5.63%) Service Management
7 7 (4.38%) Document Management
7 7 (4.38%) Identity Access Management
7 7 (4.38%) Service Delivery
7 7 (4.38%) TOGAF
8 6 (3.75%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (3.75%) Workflow
9 5 (3.13%) E-Commerce
9 5 (3.13%) Information Architecture
10 4 (2.50%) Information Assurance
10 4 (2.50%) Presales
10 4 (2.50%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.38%) PowerShell
2 3 (1.88%) C
2 3 (1.88%) SQL
3 1 (0.63%) C#
3 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (8.75%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.50%) MCSE
3 10 (6.25%) Degree
4 6 (3.75%) MCP
4 6 (3.75%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.88%) HND
7 3 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.88%) MCITP
7 3 (1.88%) MCSA
7 3 (1.88%) MCTS
8 2 (1.25%) MOS
8 2 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.63%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.88%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (1.88%) PMO
2 2 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (35.63%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.25%) BitLocker
3 5 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (2.50%) XenApp
5 2 (1.25%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (11.25%) SCCM
2 17 (10.63%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (2.50%) SCOM
4 1 (0.63%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 64 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.63%) Citrix
3 7 (4.38%) Google
3 7 (4.38%) ServiceNow
4 5 (3.13%) Remedy
5 3 (1.88%) Altiris
5 3 (1.88%) Apple
5 3 (1.88%) Cisco
5 3 (1.88%) Dell
6 2 (1.25%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.25%) Forcepoint
6 2 (1.25%) LANDesk
6 2 (1.25%) Lumension
6 2 (1.25%) Oracle
6 2 (1.25%) Polycom
6 2 (1.25%) RightFax
6 2 (1.25%) VMware
7 1 (0.63%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.63%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.63%) Sophos
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