Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 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
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 401 559 689
Rank change year-on-year +158 +130 -7
Contract jobs citing OneDrive 339 342 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.35% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.67% 1.34% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 211 144
UK median daily rate £388 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.89% +12.50% +9.59%
10th Percentile £158 £300 £183
90th Percentile £519 £613 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £430 £400
% change year-on-year -20.93% +7.50% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 38 4
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -57.83% +121.33%
10th Percentile £18.63 £11.84 £21.63
90th Percentile £34.17 £17.55 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.17 £17.50 £60.00
% change year-on-year +20.97% -70.83% +220.00%

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 20,269 25,433 19,412
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.09% 25.88% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,728 17,537 13,471
UK median daily rate £488 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £275 £310 £300
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 308 250
UK median hourly rate £21.34 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.94% -12.50% +7.85%
10th Percentile £13.15 £11.50 £11.23
90th Percentile £68.75 £55.75 £53.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year +14.29% +4.48% -1.82%

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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for OneDrive in the UK

OneDrive
Top 17 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 23 February 2020. 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 +152 291 £388 -13.89% 55
UK excluding London +136 193 £340 -20.93% 42
London +128 137 £425 -10.53% 22
North of England +54 63 £340 -26.88% 10
Scotland +36 37 £450 +5.88% 6
South East +59 31 £296 -34.17% 5
East of England +46 27 £325 -18.75% 10
North West +41 27 £285 -32.94% 4
North East +17 20 £340 -28.42% 1
Midlands +47 18 £275 -35.29% 2
Yorkshire +48 16 £418 -1.76% 5
West Midlands +40 14 £225 -47.06% 2
South West +30 11 £350 -12.50% 6
East Midlands +44 3 £325 -2.99%
Wales +26 2 £500 +14.29% 3
Northern Ireland - 2 £150 -
Channel Islands - 2 £350 -

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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.

1 283 (83.48%) Office 365
2 220 (64.90%) Microsoft
3 219 (64.60%) SharePoint
4 186 (54.87%) Windows
5 151 (44.54%) Active Directory
6 137 (40.41%) Migration
7 132 (38.94%) Windows 10
8 116 (34.22%) Azure
9 94 (27.73%) Skype
10 75 (22.12%) SCCM
11 72 (21.24%) Microsoft Office
12 67 (19.76%) PowerShell
13 62 (18.29%) Power Platform
14 60 (17.70%) Skype for Business
15 58 (17.11%) PowerApps
16 54 (15.93%) Windows 7
16 54 (15.93%) Azure Active Directory
17 51 (15.04%) Yammer
17 51 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
18 50 (14.75%) Security Cleared
19 47 (13.86%) Power BI
20 45 (13.27%) Windows Server
21 42 (12.39%) Microsoft Intune
22 41 (12.09%) Business Intelligence
23 40 (11.80%) SC Cleared
24 38 (11.21%) Citrix
25 36 (10.62%) VMware
26 34 (10.03%) ITIL
26 34 (10.03%) Microsoft Excel
27 33 (9.73%) Windows Server 2008

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
1 219 (64.60%) SharePoint
2 60 (17.70%) Skype for Business
3 26 (7.67%) MS Exchange
4 15 (4.42%) SharePoint Server
5 12 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.88%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.59%) Apache
10 2 (0.59%) Confluence
10 2 (0.59%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.29%) CMS
11 1 (0.29%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 72 (21.24%) Microsoft Office
2 34 (10.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 29 (8.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (2.65%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.29%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 10 (2.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.88%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 283 (83.48%) Office 365
2 116 (34.22%) Azure
3 62 (18.29%) Power Platform
4 58 (17.11%) PowerApps
5 54 (15.93%) Azure Active Directory
6 51 (15.04%) Yammer
7 20 (5.90%) AWS
8 12 (3.54%) Google Drive
9 11 (3.24%) Dynamics 365
9 11 (3.24%) G Suite
9 11 (3.24%) Microsoft Flow
10 10 (2.95%) PaaS
11 9 (2.65%) SaaS
12 6 (1.77%) IaaS
13 3 (0.88%) GitHub
14 2 (0.59%) Mimecast
14 2 (0.59%) ShareGate
14 2 (0.59%) Smartsheet
15 1 (0.29%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 1 (0.29%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 94 (27.73%) Skype
2 28 (8.26%) DNS
3 18 (5.31%) DHCP
4 16 (4.72%) NetScaler
5 13 (3.83%) Firewall
6 11 (3.24%) LAN
7 10 (2.95%) TCP/IP
7 10 (2.95%) VPN
8 8 (2.36%) SAN
8 8 (2.36%) VoIP
9 7 (2.06%) BGP
9 7 (2.06%) MPLS
9 7 (2.06%) OSPF
9 7 (2.06%) RIP
9 7 (2.06%) WAN
10 6 (1.77%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (1.77%) NAS
10 6 (1.77%) Unified Communications
11 5 (1.47%) Intranet
12 4 (1.18%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (13.86%) Power BI
2 10 (2.95%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.59%) DTS
3 2 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2017
4 1 (0.29%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 7 (2.06%) JIRA
2 2 (0.59%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.59%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.59%) MSI
2 2 (0.59%) StarTeam
2 2 (0.59%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.29%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.29%) PVCS
General
1 29 (8.55%) Finance
1 29 (8.55%) Public Sector
2 5 (1.47%) German Language
2 5 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (1.47%) Retail
3 4 (1.18%) Back Office
4 3 (0.88%) Publishing
4 3 (0.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.59%) Banking
5 2 (0.59%) Local Government
5 2 (0.59%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.29%) Advertising
6 1 (0.29%) Czech Language
6 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.29%) Legal
6 1 (0.29%) Marketing
6 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 41 (12.09%) Consultant
2 30 (8.85%) Architect
3 26 (7.67%) Analyst
4 25 (7.37%) Office 365 Consultant
5 23 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 20 (5.90%) Office 365 Architect
6 20 (5.90%) Office 365 Engineer
6 20 (5.90%) Windows Engineer
7 18 (5.31%) Deployment Engineer
7 18 (5.31%) Project Manager
7 18 (5.31%) Trainer
8 16 (4.72%) Support Engineer
9 13 (3.83%) Migration Engineer
10 12 (3.54%) Business Analyst
10 12 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (2.95%) Administrator
11 10 (2.95%) SharePoint Consultant
12 9 (2.65%) 2nd Line Support
12 9 (2.65%) Citrix Specialist
12 9 (2.65%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.13%) LDAP
2 6 (1.77%) Web Services
3 5 (1.47%) .NET
3 5 (1.47%) ASP.NET
3 5 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.59%) JSON
5 1 (0.29%) Ajax
5 1 (0.29%) COM
5 1 (0.29%) CSS
5 1 (0.29%) HTML
5 1 (0.29%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.29%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (4.42%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (3.24%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (2.65%) iPad
3 9 (2.65%) iPhone
3 9 (2.65%) PKI
4 8 (2.36%) Mobile Computing
4 8 (2.36%) User Experience
5 7 (2.06%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.47%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.18%) Clustering
8 3 (0.88%) BYOD
8 3 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.88%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.88%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.88%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.59%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.59%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.59%) Tandem
9 2 (0.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 186 (54.87%) Windows
2 132 (38.94%) Windows 10
3 54 (15.93%) Windows 7
4 45 (13.27%) Windows Server
5 33 (9.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (5.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (4.72%) Android
7 16 (4.72%) Apple iOS
8 8 (2.36%) Mac OS
8 8 (2.36%) Windows 8
9 7 (2.06%) Mac OS X
10 5 (1.47%) Linux
11 4 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.18%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (40.41%) Migration
2 51 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (12.09%) Business Intelligence
4 34 (10.03%) ITIL
5 26 (7.67%) Problem-Solving
6 25 (7.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 21 (6.19%) Mobile Device Management
8 18 (5.31%) Project Delivery
8 18 (5.31%) Workflow
9 17 (5.01%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (4.72%) PRINCE2
10 16 (4.72%) Project Management
11 15 (4.42%) Workflow Management
12 13 (3.83%) Use Case
13 12 (3.54%) Change Management
13 12 (3.54%) CRM
13 12 (3.54%) Multi-Factor Authentication
13 12 (3.54%) Visualisation
14 11 (3.24%) Scrum
14 11 (3.24%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (19.76%) PowerShell
2 12 (3.54%) SQL
3 6 (1.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.18%) VBA
5 3 (0.88%) VBScript
6 1 (0.29%) Dart
6 1 (0.29%) Java
6 1 (0.29%) Python
6 1 (0.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (14.75%) Security Cleared
2 40 (11.80%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.83%) Degree
4 9 (2.65%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (2.36%) CTC Cleared
5 8 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (2.06%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (1.77%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.77%) MCSE
7 6 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (1.18%) MCITP
8 4 (1.18%) MCSA
9 3 (0.88%) APMG
9 3 (0.88%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.88%) MCP
10 2 (0.59%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.59%) MCTS
11 1 (0.29%) MCT
11 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.24%) QA
2 10 (2.95%) GDPR
3 9 (2.65%) PMO
3 9 (2.65%) SLA
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.29%) HL7
4 1 (0.29%) ISO 22301
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) NCSC
4 1 (0.29%) P3O
System Software
1 151 (44.54%) Active Directory
2 24 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (5.60%) VMware ESXi
4 18 (5.31%) XenDesktop
5 15 (4.42%) BitLocker
6 12 (3.54%) Microsoft App-V
6 12 (3.54%) XenApp
7 5 (1.47%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.29%) Docker
9 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 75 (22.12%) SCCM
2 42 (12.39%) Microsoft Intune
3 16 (4.72%) SCOM
4 13 (3.83%) AirWatch
5 9 (2.65%) XenMobile
6 8 (2.36%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (2.06%) SCOrch
7 7 (2.06%) Single Sign-On
8 4 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.88%) PaperCut
10 2 (0.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.59%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.59%) Netcool
10 2 (0.59%) Terraform
10 2 (0.59%) WSUS
11 1 (0.29%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.29%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 220 (64.90%) Microsoft
2 38 (11.21%) Citrix
3 36 (10.62%) VMware
4 20 (5.90%) Cisco
4 20 (5.90%) Google
5 17 (5.01%) Symantec
6 15 (4.42%) McAfee
6 15 (4.42%) Trend Micro
7 14 (4.13%) Adobe
8 13 (3.83%) Apple
9 11 (3.24%) Altiris
10 10 (2.95%) Oracle
11 9 (2.65%) HP
12 8 (2.36%) MobileIron
13 7 (2.06%) Brocade
13 7 (2.06%) Hitachi
13 7 (2.06%) Samsung
14 6 (1.77%) ServiceNow
15 5 (1.47%) Twitter
16 4 (1.18%) IronPort