Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 587 677 771
Rank change year-on-year +90 +94 +91
Contract jobs citing OneDrive 308 168 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.42% 1.22% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 95 93
UK median daily rate £390 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £165 £146 £205
90th Percentile £552 £575 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -14.29% +2.94% +30.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 2 5
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £15.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +7.70% +31.54%
10th Percentile £17.50 £16.00 £12.43
90th Percentile £23.08 £18.00 £20.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - £15.79

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 21,637 13,768 11,115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.14% 14.40% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,855 9,426 7,722
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £305 £275 £286
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 198 172
UK median hourly rate £18.60 £19.31 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.69% -1.52% -12.84%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.00 £11.52
90th Percentile £71.25 £61.83 £47.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -5.41% +8.82% -15.00%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +72 280 £395 +6.04% 23
UK excluding London +47 163 £375 -14.29% 14
London +38 129 £425 +25.00% 9
South East -7 51 £400 -20.00% 4
Midlands +25 37 £250 -23.08% 2
West Midlands +8 35 £280 -13.85% 1
North of England -6 26 £450 - 2
South West +17 21 £275 - 1
East of England -16 18 £165 -58.49% 5
Scotland -24 14 £438 +2.94%
North West -20 11 £294 -34.72% 1
Yorkshire - 10 £475 - 1
East Midlands - 6 £250 - 1
North East - 5 - -
Wales -14 1 £125 -63.50%

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 267 (86.69%) Office 365
2 212 (68.83%) SharePoint
3 153 (49.68%) Microsoft
4 137 (44.48%) Migration
5 132 (42.86%) Windows
6 126 (40.91%) Skype
7 107 (34.74%) Windows 10
8 98 (31.82%) Active Directory
9 91 (29.55%) Skype for Business
10 86 (27.92%) Microsoft Azure
11 65 (21.10%) Microsoft Office
12 60 (19.48%) Yammer
13 56 (18.18%) PowerShell
14 47 (15.26%) SCCM
15 42 (13.64%) Windows 7
16 37 (12.01%) Finance
17 35 (11.36%) Microsoft Intune
18 31 (10.06%) Microsoft Excel
19 27 (8.77%) MS Exchange
20 26 (8.44%) ITIL
20 26 (8.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
20 26 (8.44%) Apple iOS
21 25 (8.12%) SharePoint 2013
21 25 (8.12%) Data Migration
21 25 (8.12%) DNS
22 24 (7.79%) Azure Active Directory
23 22 (7.14%) Windows Server
23 22 (7.14%) Project Management
23 22 (7.14%) Content Management
24 20 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification

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
1 212 (68.83%) SharePoint
2 91 (29.55%) Skype for Business
3 27 (8.77%) MS Exchange
4 25 (8.12%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 65 (21.10%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (10.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 26 (8.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.97%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.32%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (3.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.65%) Line 50
2 2 (0.65%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 267 (86.69%) Office 365
2 86 (27.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 60 (19.48%) Yammer
4 24 (7.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 12 (3.90%) IaaS
5 12 (3.90%) SaaS
6 9 (2.92%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.62%) G Suite
8 4 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (1.30%) PaaS
9 3 (0.97%) Dropbox
9 3 (0.97%) GitHub
10 2 (0.65%) Google Drive
10 2 (0.65%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 126 (40.91%) Skype
2 25 (8.12%) DNS
3 15 (4.87%) VPN
4 12 (3.90%) Intranet
5 10 (3.25%) DHCP
6 8 (2.60%) Firewall
7 7 (2.27%) VoIP
8 5 (1.62%) Wireless
9 4 (1.30%) Network Security
10 3 (0.97%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.97%) Internet
10 3 (0.97%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.97%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.65%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (0.65%) SMTP
11 2 (0.65%) VLAN
11 2 (0.65%) WAN
11 2 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.32%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.19%) Power BI
2 5 (1.62%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (0.97%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (0.97%) JIRA
2 1 (0.32%) MSI
General
1 37 (12.01%) Finance
2 18 (5.84%) Legal
3 8 (2.60%) Retail
4 6 (1.95%) Publishing
5 5 (1.62%) Banking
6 4 (1.30%) Advertising
7 2 (0.65%) Back Office
7 2 (0.65%) Marketing
8 1 (0.32%) Automotive
8 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.32%) German Language
8 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (18.18%) Office 365 Engineer
2 38 (12.34%) Architect
3 30 (9.74%) Trainer
4 28 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 25 (8.12%) Consultant
6 22 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 20 (6.49%) Desktop Support
7 20 (6.49%) Office 365 Architect
7 20 (6.49%) Office 365 Manager
7 20 (6.49%) SharePoint Engineer
8 18 (5.84%) Analyst
9 17 (5.52%) Desktop Engineer
10 16 (5.19%) Office 365 Project Manager
11 15 (4.87%) Deployment Engineer
11 15 (4.87%) Office 365 Consultant
12 13 (4.22%) 2nd Line Support
12 13 (4.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 13 (4.22%) Office 365 Trainer
13 12 (3.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 12 (3.90%) IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.95%) HTML
2 5 (1.62%) CSS
3 4 (1.30%) .NET
3 4 (1.30%) HTML5
4 3 (0.97%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 3 (0.97%) OAuth
4 3 (0.97%) REST
4 3 (0.97%) SAML
5 2 (0.65%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.65%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Graph
5 2 (0.65%) React
6 1 (0.32%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.32%) LDAP
6 1 (0.32%) WAP
6 1 (0.32%) WCF
6 1 (0.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (4.22%) User Experience
2 10 (3.25%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.60%) PMI
4 7 (2.27%) e-Learning
5 6 (1.95%) iPhone
5 6 (1.95%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (1.30%) BYOD
6 4 (1.30%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (0.97%) Data Centre
7 3 (0.97%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.65%) PKI
8 2 (0.65%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.32%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.32%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.32%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.32%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.32%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 132 (42.86%) Windows
2 107 (34.74%) Windows 10
3 42 (13.64%) Windows 7
4 26 (8.44%) Apple iOS
5 22 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 16 (5.19%) Android
7 10 (3.25%) Mac OS
7 10 (3.25%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.62%) Linux
10 4 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (44.48%) Migration
2 26 (8.44%) ITIL
3 25 (8.12%) Data Migration
4 22 (7.14%) Content Management
4 22 (7.14%) Project Management
5 18 (5.84%) Runbook
6 17 (5.52%) Data Loss Prevention
6 17 (5.52%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (5.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (4.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 15 (4.87%) Server Monitoring
8 14 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (4.55%) PRINCE2
9 11 (3.57%) Change Management
9 11 (3.57%) CRM
10 10 (3.25%) Asset Management
11 9 (2.92%) Document Management
12 8 (2.60%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 8 (2.60%) Software Deployment
12 8 (2.60%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 56 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 9 (2.92%) C#
3 7 (2.27%) SQL
4 4 (1.30%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.65%) TypeScript
5 2 (0.65%) VBScript
6 1 (0.32%) C
6 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (5.19%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.22%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.25%) Degree
5 9 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (2.60%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.62%) A+ Certification
7 5 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (1.30%) MCSA
9 3 (0.97%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.97%) MCITP
9 3 (0.97%) MCSE
10 2 (0.65%) MCP
10 2 (0.65%) MCSD
10 2 (0.65%) PMP
10 2 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.32%) CCNA
11 1 (0.32%) CCNP
11 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.52%) SLA
2 8 (2.60%) QA
3 7 (2.27%) GDPR
3 7 (2.27%) PMO
System Software
1 98 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.60%) BitLocker
3 5 (1.62%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.97%) vSphere
6 2 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.65%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 47 (15.26%) SCCM
2 35 (11.36%) Microsoft Intune
3 9 (2.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (2.27%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (1.62%) PingFederate
5 5 (1.62%) WSUS
6 3 (0.97%) CA Single Sign-On
6 3 (0.97%) CASB
6 3 (0.97%) SCOM
7 2 (0.65%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.65%) PaperCut
8 1 (0.32%) DatAdvantage
8 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 153 (49.68%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.17%) ServiceNow
3 12 (3.90%) Apple
3 12 (3.90%) Citrix
4 8 (2.60%) Google
5 7 (2.27%) Cisco
6 6 (1.95%) VMware
7 5 (1.62%) HP
7 5 (1.62%) SonicWALL
8 4 (1.30%) Okta
8 4 (1.30%) Varonis
9 3 (0.97%) McAfee
9 3 (0.97%) MobileIron
9 3 (0.97%) Sage
9 3 (0.97%) Sophos
10 2 (0.65%) Becrypt
10 2 (0.65%) Ivanti
10 2 (0.65%) Meraki
10 2 (0.65%) Meru Networks
10 2 (0.65%) Symantec