Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 681 676 861
Rank change year-on-year -5 +185 +12
Contract jobs citing OneDrive 197 181 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.19% 0.035%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.07% 1.48% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 101 17
UK median daily rate £400 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +12.31% +8.33%
10th Percentile £182 £200 £201
90th Percentile £544 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +23.08% -13.33% +66.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 1
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £18.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +121.33% -6.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £18.75 -
% change year-on-year +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 18,444 12,195 8,028
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.32% 12.72% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,787 8,461 5,542
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £300 £285 £275
90th Percentile £625 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 168 124
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.65 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.25% -6.76% -11.11%
10th Percentile £11.03 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.50 £56.75 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.06 £19.50
% change year-on-year -3.28% -12.49% -2.53%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -18 180 £400 +8.84% 29
UK excluding London +36 101 £400 +23.08% 18
London -34 92 £400 +6.67% 11
South East 0 37 £363 +16.94% 5
Midlands +14 22 £450 +9.09% 4
West Midlands +18 21 £450 - 2
Scotland -4 13 £388 +56.57%
South West +27 12 £340 - 2
East of England -20 9 £450 +164.71% 1
North of England +22 7 £375 +25.00% 6
North West +12 4 £300 +140.00% 2
Yorkshire +5 2 £413 - 4
North East +57 1 - -
East Midlands -8 1 £400 +14.29% 2
Wales - 1 £400 -

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 191 (96.95%) Office 365
2 134 (68.02%) SharePoint
3 93 (47.21%) Skype
4 87 (44.16%) Windows
5 80 (40.61%) Microsoft
6 79 (40.10%) Active Directory
7 72 (36.55%) Skype for Business
8 69 (35.03%) Windows 10
9 66 (33.50%) Microsoft Azure
10 61 (30.96%) Migration
11 48 (24.37%) PowerShell
12 34 (17.26%) Azure Active Directory
13 31 (15.74%) Microsoft Intune
13 31 (15.74%) SCCM
14 28 (14.21%) Security Cleared
14 28 (14.21%) Yammer
15 24 (12.18%) Windows 7
15 24 (12.18%) MS Exchange
16 23 (11.68%) Windows Server
17 22 (11.17%) Android
18 21 (10.66%) Microsoft Office
19 19 (9.64%) Apple iOS
19 19 (9.64%) SC Cleared
20 18 (9.14%) Microsoft Excel
21 17 (8.63%) Citrix
21 17 (8.63%) Microsoft Certification
21 17 (8.63%) VMware
22 16 (8.12%) Finance
22 16 (8.12%) Project Management
22 16 (8.12%) SQL

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
1 134 (68.02%) SharePoint
2 72 (36.55%) Skype for Business
3 24 (12.18%) MS Exchange
4 12 (6.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (3.55%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (3.05%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.51%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 21 (10.66%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (9.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (8.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (4.57%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (3.55%) InfoPath
5 7 (3.55%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.55%) Infor CRM
1 7 (3.55%) NetSuite
1 7 (3.55%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 191 (96.95%) Office 365
2 66 (33.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (17.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 28 (14.21%) Yammer
5 14 (7.11%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (2.03%) IaaS
7 3 (1.52%) SaaS
8 2 (1.02%) G Suite
8 2 (1.02%) Mimecast
8 2 (1.02%) PaaS
9 1 (0.51%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.51%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 93 (47.21%) Skype
2 12 (6.09%) Firewall
2 12 (6.09%) Intranet
3 10 (5.08%) LAN
4 9 (4.57%) WAN
5 7 (3.55%) DHCP
5 7 (3.55%) DNS
6 5 (2.54%) TCP/IP
7 4 (2.03%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (2.03%) VPN
7 4 (2.03%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (2.03%) WLAN
8 3 (1.52%) Cisco Wireless
8 3 (1.52%) Internet
8 3 (1.52%) SAN
8 3 (1.52%) Wireless
9 1 (0.51%) Extranet
9 1 (0.51%) MPLS
9 1 (0.51%) Network Security
9 1 (0.51%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.11%) Power BI
2 6 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.05%) Relational Database
2 6 (3.05%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.03%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.02%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (8.12%) Finance
2 5 (2.54%) Retail
3 4 (2.03%) Advertising
4 3 (1.52%) Legal
4 3 (1.52%) Publishing
5 2 (1.02%) Banking
5 2 (1.02%) Marketing
6 1 (0.51%) Local Government
6 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (23.86%) Consultant
2 23 (11.68%) Office 365 Consultant
3 20 (10.15%) Analyst
3 20 (10.15%) Office 365 Engineer
4 15 (7.61%) Project Manager
5 13 (6.60%) Administrator
6 11 (5.58%) 2nd Line Support
6 11 (5.58%) Architect
6 11 (5.58%) Desktop Support
6 11 (5.58%) Office 365 Administrator
7 10 (5.08%) Office 365 Manager
7 10 (5.08%) SharePoint Consultant
7 10 (5.08%) Support Engineer
8 9 (4.57%) Azure Consultant
9 8 (4.06%) Deployment Engineer
9 8 (4.06%) SCCM Consultant
10 7 (3.55%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 7 (3.55%) Business Analyst
10 7 (3.55%) SharePoint Administrator
10 7 (3.55%) SharePoint Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.05%) Middleware
1 6 (3.05%) XML
2 2 (1.02%) CSS
2 2 (1.02%) HTML
3 1 (0.51%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.11%) User Experience
2 9 (4.57%) BYOD
2 9 (4.57%) CESG
3 8 (4.06%) iPhone
4 7 (3.55%) Smartphone
5 3 (1.52%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.02%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.02%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.02%) Fintech
6 2 (1.02%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.51%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.51%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.51%) RIA
7 1 (0.51%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 87 (44.16%) Windows
2 69 (35.03%) Windows 10
3 24 (12.18%) Windows 7
4 23 (11.68%) Windows Server
5 22 (11.17%) Android
6 19 (9.64%) Apple iOS
7 9 (4.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (2.54%) Mac OS
10 4 (2.03%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (30.96%) Migration
2 16 (8.12%) Project Management
3 15 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (6.60%) ITIL
5 12 (6.09%) CRM
5 12 (6.09%) Time Management
6 11 (5.58%) Disk Encryption
6 11 (5.58%) Document Management
6 11 (5.58%) Service Delivery
7 10 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (5.08%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 9 (4.57%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (3.55%) Use Case
9 7 (3.55%) Web Filtering
9 7 (3.55%) Workflow
10 6 (3.05%) Business Analysis
10 6 (3.05%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (3.05%) Data Integration
10 6 (3.05%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (3.05%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (24.37%) PowerShell
2 16 (8.12%) SQL
3 11 (5.58%) VBScript
4 6 (3.05%) C
5 3 (1.52%) Java
6 1 (0.51%) C#
6 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (14.21%) Security Cleared
2 19 (9.64%) SC Cleared
3 17 (8.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (6.60%) MCSE
5 9 (4.57%) MCSA
6 7 (3.55%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (2.54%) CTC Cleared
8 4 (2.03%) DBS Check
9 3 (1.52%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.02%) Degree
10 2 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.02%) MCSM
10 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 1 (0.51%) CCNA
11 1 (0.51%) ECDL
11 1 (0.51%) MCITP
11 1 (0.51%) MCTS
11 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.51%) PMP
11 1 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.03%) SLA
2 3 (1.52%) PMO
3 1 (0.51%) GDPR
3 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 79 (40.10%) Active Directory
2 16 (8.12%) BitLocker
3 15 (7.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (5.58%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (5.58%) XenApp
5 10 (5.08%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.54%) Hyper-V
7 4 (2.03%) vSphere
8 1 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (15.74%) Microsoft Intune
1 31 (15.74%) SCCM
2 11 (5.58%) Norton AntiVirus
2 11 (5.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (1.02%) DatAdvantage
3 2 (1.02%) Jamf Pro
3 2 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.02%) SCOM
3 2 (1.02%) WSUS
4 1 (0.51%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.51%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 80 (40.61%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.63%) Citrix
2 17 (8.63%) VMware
3 11 (5.58%) Apple
3 11 (5.58%) Ivanti
3 11 (5.58%) Symantec
4 9 (4.57%) Altiris
4 9 (4.57%) Cisco
5 5 (2.54%) Dell
5 5 (2.54%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.03%) Google
6 4 (2.03%) Veeam
7 3 (1.52%) McAfee
7 3 (1.52%) NetApp
7 3 (1.52%) Zerto
8 2 (1.02%) EMC
8 2 (1.02%) HP
8 2 (1.02%) Remedy
8 2 (1.02%) Varonis
8 2 (1.02%) Webroot