Period
to 9 July 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 9 July 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
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 354 559 614
Rank change year-on-year +205 +55 +71
Contract jobs citing OneDrive 240 305 287
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.32% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.90% 1.15% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 187 198
Median daily rate £401 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.59% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £256 £156 £165
90th Percentile £500 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 10
Median hourly rate - £18.13 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -9.38% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -9.38% -

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 12,631 26,503 22,305
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.61% 28.23% 21.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,359 18,206 15,229
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £310 £311 £306
90th Percentile £675 £654 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +2.22% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 283 364 322
Median hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.89% +18.42% -
10th Percentile £14.07 £13.00 £11.89
90th Percentile £49.63 £63.00 £56.25
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.34 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.74% +27.63% -

OneDrive
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing OneDrive as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for OneDrive in the UK

OneDrive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing OneDrive.

Daily rate trend for OneDrive in the UK

OneDrive
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing OneDrive over the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for OneDrive in the UK

OneDrive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing OneDrive.

Hourly rate trend for OneDrive in the UK

OneDrive
Top 16 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 9 July 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 +171 179 £400 -5.88% 26
UK excluding London +187 133 £375 -11.76% 19
London +152 91 £440 +3.53% 8
Scotland +107 45 £425 +17.24%
Work from Home +23 32 £450 - 4
North of England +105 20 £340 -26.09% 1
East of England +72 19 £325 -27.78% 4
South East +108 17 £375 -11.76% 7
Midlands +79 15 £375 -11.76% 2
West Midlands +73 13 £375 -11.76% 2
South West +89 11 £438 +25.00% 4
North West +60 9 £350 -22.22%
Yorkshire +75 6 £450 +8.43% 1
Wales - 6 £500 -
North East +31 5 £340 -28.42%
East Midlands +49 2 £403 -3.88%

For the 6 months to 9 July 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.

1 200 (83.33%) Office 365
2 168 (70.00%) SharePoint
3 160 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 112 (46.67%) Active Directory
5 101 (42.08%) Azure
6 99 (41.25%) Migration
7 98 (40.83%) Windows
8 75 (31.25%) Windows 10
9 73 (30.42%) PowerShell
10 67 (27.92%) Azure Active Directory
11 54 (22.50%) Skype
12 48 (20.00%) SCCM
12 48 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
13 47 (19.58%) Power Platform
14 46 (19.17%) Microsoft Office
15 43 (17.92%) Finance
16 42 (17.50%) Yammer
17 40 (16.67%) PowerApps
17 40 (16.67%) Skype for Business
18 35 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
19 34 (14.17%) ITIL
20 31 (12.92%) VMware
20 31 (12.92%) Problem-Solving
21 30 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
22 29 (12.08%) Security Cleared
22 29 (12.08%) Project Management
23 28 (11.67%) Change Management
23 28 (11.67%) Windows Server
24 27 (11.25%) Windows Server 2012
24 27 (11.25%) Microsoft Excel

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
1 168 (70.00%) SharePoint
2 40 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 27 (11.25%) MS Exchange
4 19 (7.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (7.92%) IBM Domino
5 16 (6.67%) IBM Notes
6 14 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (2.92%) SharePoint Server
8 6 (2.50%) CMS
9 4 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.25%) Apache
10 3 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.83%) Confluence
11 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.83%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.83%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.42%) Content Management Server
12 1 (0.42%) Mailman
12 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.42%) Umbraco
Applications
1 46 (19.17%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (11.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (9.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.83%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.25%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.42%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 200 (83.33%) Office 365
2 101 (42.08%) Azure
3 67 (27.92%) Azure Active Directory
4 47 (19.58%) Power Platform
5 42 (17.50%) Yammer
6 40 (16.67%) PowerApps
7 11 (4.58%) PaaS
7 11 (4.58%) SaaS
8 9 (3.75%) Mimecast
9 8 (3.33%) IaaS
10 7 (2.92%) ShareGate
11 5 (2.08%) Power Automate
12 4 (1.67%) Adobe Analytics
12 4 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
12 4 (1.67%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.83%) AWS
13 2 (0.83%) Dropbox
13 2 (0.83%) G Suite
13 2 (0.83%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.83%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 54 (22.50%) Skype
2 15 (6.25%) Firewall
3 12 (5.00%) DNS
4 10 (4.17%) NetScaler
5 7 (2.92%) VPN
6 5 (2.08%) Intranet
6 5 (2.08%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.67%) DHCP
8 3 (1.25%) LAN
8 3 (1.25%) Network Security
8 3 (1.25%) VoIP
8 3 (1.25%) Wireless
9 2 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (0.83%) Softphone
9 2 (0.83%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.83%) VLAN
10 1 (0.42%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.42%) IMAP
10 1 (0.42%) Internet
10 1 (0.42%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.00%) Power BI
2 3 (1.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.83%) DTS
3 2 (0.83%) MySQL
3 2 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.42%) GIS
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (0.42%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.42%) Hudson
2 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
General
1 43 (17.92%) Finance
2 21 (8.75%) Public Sector
3 7 (2.92%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.50%) Electronics
4 6 (2.50%) Marketing
4 6 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.67%) German Language
6 3 (1.25%) Automotive
6 3 (1.25%) Banking
6 3 (1.25%) French Language
6 3 (1.25%) Local Government
7 2 (0.83%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.42%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.42%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.42%) Legal
8 1 (0.42%) Police
8 1 (0.42%) Publishing
8 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 36 (15.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 31 (12.92%) Consultant
3 25 (10.42%) Project Manager
4 24 (10.00%) Administrator
5 20 (8.33%) Office 365 Administrator
6 19 (7.92%) Office 365 Consultant
7 18 (7.50%) Analyst
7 18 (7.50%) Exchange Administrator
8 14 (5.83%) Support Engineer
9 12 (5.00%) Office 365 Manager
9 12 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
10 10 (4.17%) Office 365 Project Manager
11 8 (3.33%) Architect
11 8 (3.33%) Citrix Specialist
11 8 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 8 (3.33%) SharePoint Engineer
12 7 (2.92%) 2nd Line Support
12 7 (2.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (2.92%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 7 (2.92%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.92%) LDAP
2 3 (1.25%) JSON
3 1 (0.42%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.58%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (3.33%) Virtual Team
4 7 (2.92%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.08%) Freedom of Information
5 5 (2.08%) iPad
5 5 (2.08%) iPhone
6 4 (1.67%) User Experience
7 3 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.25%) PKI
7 3 (1.25%) Wiki
8 2 (0.83%) Clustering
8 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.42%) BYOD
9 1 (0.42%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.42%) NHS
9 1 (0.42%) Social Media
9 1 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 98 (40.83%) Windows
2 75 (31.25%) Windows 10
3 30 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (11.67%) Windows Server
5 27 (11.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 17 (7.08%) Windows Server 2016
8 8 (3.33%) Windows Server 2019
9 5 (2.08%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.25%) Android
10 3 (1.25%) Linux
10 3 (1.25%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.83%) VMS
11 2 (0.83%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.42%) CentOS
12 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.42%) SUSE
12 1 (0.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (41.25%) Migration
2 34 (14.17%) ITIL
3 31 (12.92%) Problem-Solving
4 29 (12.08%) Project Management
5 28 (11.67%) Change Management
6 21 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
8 16 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 16 (6.67%) Data Analysis
9 15 (6.25%) Release Management
10 14 (5.83%) Analytical Thinking
10 14 (5.83%) Critical Thinking
10 14 (5.83%) Project Delivery
10 14 (5.83%) Root Cause Analysis
11 13 (5.42%) Information Security
12 12 (5.00%) PRINCE2
13 10 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (4.17%) Time Management
14 9 (3.75%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 73 (30.42%) PowerShell
2 20 (8.33%) SQL
3 12 (5.00%) VBA
4 3 (1.25%) Python
5 2 (0.83%) C
6 1 (0.42%) C#
6 1 (0.42%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (12.08%) Security Cleared
2 20 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 17 (7.08%) MCSA
4 9 (3.75%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (3.75%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (3.75%) Degree
5 4 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.25%) APMG
6 3 (1.25%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (1.25%) MCSE
7 2 (0.83%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.83%) MCITP
8 1 (0.42%) HND
8 1 (0.42%) MBA
8 1 (0.42%) MCP
8 1 (0.42%) MCT
8 1 (0.42%) RHCE
8 1 (0.42%) RHCT
8 1 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.25%) GDPR
2 6 (2.50%) QA
3 4 (1.67%) P3O
4 3 (1.25%) PMO
4 3 (1.25%) SLA
5 2 (0.83%) ISO 22301
5 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
System Software
1 112 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 23 (9.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (7.08%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (5.00%) XenApp
5 11 (4.58%) XenDesktop
6 9 (3.75%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (1.25%) BitLocker
7 3 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.83%) Docker
8 2 (0.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 48 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 48 (20.00%) SCCM
2 11 (4.58%) SCOM
3 8 (3.33%) vMotion
3 8 (3.33%) XenMobile
4 7 (2.92%) SCOrch
5 3 (1.25%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.83%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.83%) Ansible
6 2 (0.83%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.83%) WSUS
7 1 (0.42%) CASB
7 1 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 160 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 31 (12.92%) VMware
3 20 (8.33%) IBM
4 18 (7.50%) Citrix
5 11 (4.58%) McAfee
5 11 (4.58%) Oracle
5 11 (4.58%) Symantec
6 8 (3.33%) Altiris
7 7 (2.92%) Adobe
7 7 (2.92%) Apple
7 7 (2.92%) Trend Micro
8 6 (2.50%) SAP
9 5 (2.08%) Cisco
10 4 (1.67%) Google
11 3 (1.25%) JD Edwards
11 3 (1.25%) NetApp
11 3 (1.25%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.25%) Tableau
12 2 (0.83%) MobileIron
12 2 (0.83%) Nintex