Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 692 716 893
Rank change year-on-year +24 +177 -47
Contract jobs citing OneDrive 191 162 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.16% 0.021%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.11% 1.31% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 106 11
UK median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% +20.60%
10th Percentile £201 £206 £206
90th Percentile £530 £507 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £419 £400
% change year-on-year +1.49% +4.69% +60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 1
UK median hourly rate £22.75 £19.38 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.42% +61.46% -
10th Percentile £16.00 £13.66 £11.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £21.47 £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £19.38 £12.00
% change year-on-year +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 17132 12396 7595
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.59% 12.07% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11893 8524 5152
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £275 £275 £263
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 189 114
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -15.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.45 £10.50
90th Percentile £58.75 £56.75 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.30 £17.03 £22.50
% change year-on-year +7.47% -24.31% +28.57%

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 11 December 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing OneDrive over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 11 December 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 +30 180 £400 +14.29% 21
UK excluding London +58 106 £425 +1.49% 13
London -45 80 £358 +19.37% 8
South East +3 35 £369 -20.27% 2
East of England -4 23 £450 +95.65%
Midlands +16 20 £450 +16.13% 2
West Midlands +31 19 £450 - 2
North of England +54 16 £400 +23.08% 4
North West +29 15 £400 - 1
Scotland +1 6 £400 +81.82%
South West +7 5 £360 - 5
North East +64 1 - -
East Midlands -15 1 £400 +10.34%
Wales - 1 £400 - 1

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 179 (93.72%) Office 365
2 120 (62.83%) SharePoint
3 89 (46.60%) Active Directory
4 87 (45.55%) Microsoft
5 86 (45.03%) Skype
6 81 (42.41%) Windows
7 71 (37.17%) Skype for Business
8 70 (36.65%) PowerShell
9 64 (33.51%) Migration
10 54 (28.27%) Microsoft Azure
11 51 (26.70%) Windows 10
12 40 (20.94%) MS Exchange
13 36 (18.85%) Azure Active Directory
14 35 (18.32%) SCCM
15 32 (16.75%) Windows 7
16 30 (15.71%) Security Cleared
17 29 (15.18%) Yammer
18 25 (13.09%) Microsoft Intune
19 24 (12.57%) Citrix
20 23 (12.04%) BitLocker
21 22 (11.52%) Microsoft Office
21 22 (11.52%) VMware
22 21 (10.99%) Norton AntiVirus
22 21 (10.99%) Symantec
22 21 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
22 21 (10.99%) Windows Server
23 20 (10.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
23 20 (10.47%) Disk Encryption
23 20 (10.47%) SC Cleared
23 20 (10.47%) XenApp

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
1 120 (62.83%) SharePoint
2 71 (37.17%) Skype for Business
3 40 (20.94%) MS Exchange
4 16 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (7.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (6.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (4.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (3.14%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (2.09%) CMS
9 4 (2.09%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.52%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.52%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (11.52%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.66%) InfoPath
2 7 (3.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.57%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.52%) Infor CRM
2 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.52%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 179 (93.72%) Office 365
2 54 (28.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (18.85%) Azure Active Directory
4 29 (15.18%) Yammer
5 12 (6.28%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.05%) Dropbox
6 2 (1.05%) Mimecast
6 2 (1.05%) Trello
7 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.52%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (45.03%) Skype
2 6 (3.14%) Firewall
3 5 (2.62%) DNS
3 5 (2.62%) LAN
3 5 (2.62%) WAN
4 4 (2.09%) DHCP
4 4 (2.09%) Intranet
4 4 (2.09%) PBX
4 4 (2.09%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.57%) Internet
5 3 (1.57%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.05%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (1.05%) SAN
6 2 (1.05%) VPN
6 2 (1.05%) Wireless
7 1 (0.52%) MPLS
7 1 (0.52%) Network Security
7 1 (0.52%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.52%) Softphone
7 1 (0.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.24%) Power BI
2 7 (3.66%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.09%) IDOL
4 1 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.52%) GIS
4 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (3.14%) Legal
2 5 (2.62%) Retail
3 4 (2.09%) Finance
4 3 (1.57%) Local Government
5 2 (1.05%) Advertising
5 2 (1.05%) Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Law
6 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (27.23%) Consultant
2 22 (11.52%) Office 365 Engineer
3 18 (9.42%) Office 365 Consultant
4 17 (8.90%) Analyst
5 14 (7.33%) Administrator
6 13 (6.81%) Architect
7 12 (6.28%) Office 365 Administrator
8 11 (5.76%) SCCM Consultant
8 11 (5.76%) Support Engineer
8 11 (5.76%) Technical Consultant
9 10 (5.24%) SharePoint Consultant
10 9 (4.71%) Desktop Support
11 8 (4.19%) Azure Consultant
12 7 (3.66%) Deployment Engineer
12 7 (3.66%) Migration Engineer
12 7 (3.66%) SharePoint Administrator
12 7 (3.66%) Windows Consultant
13 6 (3.14%) Desktop Engineer
13 6 (3.14%) Support Analyst
14 5 (2.62%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.19%) .NET
2 6 (3.14%) Middleware
3 5 (2.62%) CSS
4 4 (2.09%) HTML
5 3 (1.57%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.57%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.05%) jQuery
6 2 (1.05%) React
6 2 (1.05%) Web Services
6 2 (1.05%) XML
7 1 (0.52%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.52%) Ajax
7 1 (0.52%) CSS3
7 1 (0.52%) HTML5
7 1 (0.52%) JSON
7 1 (0.52%) REST
7 1 (0.52%) SOAP
7 1 (0.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.52%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.42%) CESG
2 14 (7.33%) User Experience
3 7 (3.66%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.62%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.57%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.57%) iPhone
5 3 (1.57%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.57%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.05%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.05%) Fintech
6 2 (1.05%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.52%) BYOD
7 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.52%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.52%) iPad
7 1 (0.52%) RIA
7 1 (0.52%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 81 (42.41%) Windows
2 51 (26.70%) Windows 10
3 32 (16.75%) Windows 7
4 21 (10.99%) Windows Server
5 19 (9.95%) Android
6 17 (8.90%) Apple iOS
7 9 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.09%) Linux
9 4 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.05%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (33.51%) Migration
2 20 (10.47%) Disk Encryption
3 19 (9.95%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 13 (6.81%) ITIL
4 13 (6.81%) Presales
5 12 (6.28%) Customer Requirements
5 12 (6.28%) Service Delivery
6 11 (5.76%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (5.76%) Document Management
6 11 (5.76%) Workflow
7 9 (4.71%) Project Management
8 8 (4.19%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (4.19%) CRM
8 8 (4.19%) Data Migration
8 8 (4.19%) Records Management
9 7 (3.66%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (3.14%) Configuration Management
10 6 (3.14%) Data Integration
10 6 (3.14%) Information Management
11 5 (2.62%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 70 (36.65%) PowerShell
2 20 (10.47%) VBScript
3 16 (8.38%) SQL
4 7 (3.66%) Java
5 4 (2.09%) C#
5 4 (2.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (15.71%) Security Cleared
2 20 (10.47%) SC Cleared
3 13 (6.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (5.24%) MCSE
5 9 (4.71%) MCSA
6 6 (3.14%) DV Cleared
7 5 (2.62%) CTC Cleared
8 4 (2.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 4 (2.09%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (1.57%) Degree
10 1 (0.52%) CCNA
10 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.52%) ECDL
10 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.52%) MCITP
10 1 (0.52%) MCP
10 1 (0.52%) MCTS
10 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.52%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.09%) SLA
2 3 (1.57%) PMO
3 1 (0.52%) COBIT
3 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 89 (46.60%) Active Directory
2 23 (12.04%) BitLocker
3 21 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (10.47%) Microsoft App-V
4 20 (10.47%) XenApp
5 19 (9.95%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.05%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.05%) vSphere
7 1 (0.52%) UAG
7 1 (0.52%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 35 (18.32%) SCCM
2 25 (13.09%) Microsoft Intune
3 21 (10.99%) Norton AntiVirus
4 20 (10.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 7 (3.66%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 87 (45.55%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.57%) Citrix
3 22 (11.52%) VMware
4 21 (10.99%) Symantec
5 18 (9.42%) Altiris
5 18 (9.42%) LANDesk
6 14 (7.33%) AppSense
7 5 (2.62%) Apple
8 4 (2.09%) Cisco
8 4 (2.09%) Computacenter
8 4 (2.09%) iManage
8 4 (2.09%) Interwoven
8 4 (2.09%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.09%) Reuters
9 3 (1.57%) Veeam
10 2 (1.05%) Google
10 2 (1.05%) McAfee
10 2 (1.05%) Remedy
10 2 (1.05%) Webroot
10 2 (1.05%) Zerto