Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Yammer skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Yammer over the 6 months to 12 December 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 Yammer
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 781 824 754
Rank change year-on-year +43 -70 +100
Contract jobs citing Yammer 116 74 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.072% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.47% 0.43% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 49 124
UK median daily rate £450 £435 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £251 £213
90th Percentile £635 £505 £574
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50% -8.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 - -

Yammer 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 24,808 17,343 12,576
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.56% 16.78% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,208 12,042 8,642
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £275
90th Percentile £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 322 223 190
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% -16.28%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.48
90th Percentile £62.65 £58.75 £56.76
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.03
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.70% -24.31%

Yammer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Yammer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Yammer in the UK

Yammer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Yammer.

Contractor daily rate trend for Yammer in the UK

Yammer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Yammer over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Yammer in the UK

Yammer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Yammer.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Yammer in the UK

Yammer
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Yammer within the UK over the 6 months to 12 December 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 +51 112 £450 +3.45% 14
UK excluding London +15 65 £380 +8.57% 13
South East +28 53 £380 +4.83% 11
London +9 50 £525 +16.67% 2
East of England -7 4 £250 -41.18%
Scotland -8 4 £388 +55.00% 1
Midlands -9 2 £430 +115.00%
West Midlands -14 2 £430 +115.00%
North West -18 2 £225 -50.00% 1
North of England -30 2 £225 -40.98% 1

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Yammer 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 Yammer.

1 97 (83.62%) Office 365
2 87 (75.00%) SharePoint
3 71 (61.21%) Microsoft
4 55 (47.41%) OneDrive
5 44 (37.93%) Microsoft Azure
6 42 (36.21%) Skype
7 32 (27.59%) Skype for Business
7 32 (27.59%) Migration
8 26 (22.41%) Finance
9 25 (21.55%) Microsoft Office
10 24 (20.69%) Project Management
10 24 (20.69%) PowerShell
11 23 (19.83%) Active Directory
12 22 (18.97%) CRM
12 22 (18.97%) Dynamics CRM
13 20 (17.24%) Windows
13 20 (17.24%) Intranet
14 18 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (13.79%) SCCM
15 16 (13.79%) Power BI
16 13 (11.21%) SAP
16 13 (11.21%) Content Management
17 12 (10.34%) ITIL
17 12 (10.34%) QA
18 11 (9.48%) Windows Server
18 11 (9.48%) Marketing
18 11 (9.48%) Project Planning
18 11 (9.48%) Microsoft Intune
18 11 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
19 10 (8.62%) CCA

Yammer
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 87 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 32 (27.59%) Skype for Business
3 10 (8.62%) SAP Portal
4 9 (7.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (6.03%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.72%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (21.55%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (18.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.72%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 97 (83.62%) Office 365
2 55 (47.41%) OneDrive
3 44 (37.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (8.62%) Azure Active Directory
4 10 (8.62%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (8.62%) Dynamics 365
5 7 (6.03%) IaaS
6 2 (1.72%) PaaS
6 2 (1.72%) SaaS
6 2 (1.72%) Slack
6 2 (1.72%) Trello
6 2 (1.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (36.21%) Skype
2 20 (17.24%) Intranet
3 8 (6.90%) Firewall
4 7 (6.03%) DHCP
4 7 (6.03%) DNS
4 7 (6.03%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (6.03%) iSCSI
4 7 (6.03%) NetScaler
4 7 (6.03%) SAN
4 7 (6.03%) VLAN
5 3 (2.59%) VPN
6 2 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.79%) Power BI
2 1 (0.86%) CouchDB
2 1 (0.86%) InfluxDB
2 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.86%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (1.72%) GitLab
1 2 (1.72%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.86%) Robot Framework
General
1 26 (22.41%) Finance
2 11 (9.48%) Marketing
3 9 (7.76%) Back Office
4 4 (3.45%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.45%) Retail
5 2 (1.72%) Banking
5 2 (1.72%) Games
5 2 (1.72%) Publishing
6 1 (0.86%) Billing
6 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (15.52%) Analyst
2 16 (13.79%) Project Manager
3 12 (10.34%) Architect
3 12 (10.34%) Office 365 Manager
4 10 (8.62%) Consultant
4 10 (8.62%) Office 365 Project Manager
5 9 (7.76%) Office 365 Consultant
5 9 (7.76%) Technical Writer
6 8 (6.90%) Business Analyst
6 8 (6.90%) Technical Leader
7 7 (6.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.03%) Office 365 Architect
7 7 (6.03%) Office 365 Business Analyst
7 7 (6.03%) Office 365 Engineer
7 7 (6.03%) Programme Manager
8 6 (5.17%) Author
8 6 (5.17%) Technical Author
9 4 (3.45%) Security Manager
9 4 (3.45%) SharePoint Analyst
9 4 (3.45%) SharePoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.76%) Silverlight
2 4 (3.45%) REST
2 4 (3.45%) SOAP
3 3 (2.59%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.86%) Jinja
4 1 (0.86%) Kafka
4 1 (0.86%) OAuth
4 1 (0.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.62%) PMI
2 9 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.90%) Fat Client
3 8 (6.90%) Thin Client
4 7 (6.03%) Clustering
4 7 (6.03%) PKI
4 7 (6.03%) User Experience
5 2 (1.72%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.72%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.72%) Social Media
6 1 (0.86%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.86%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.86%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.86%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.86%) Video\Live Streaming
6 1 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.24%) Windows
2 11 (9.48%) Windows Server
3 10 (8.62%) Windows 10
3 10 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.59%) Migration
2 24 (20.69%) Project Management
3 22 (18.97%) CRM
4 18 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (11.21%) Content Management
6 12 (10.34%) ITIL
7 11 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (9.48%) Project Planning
8 10 (8.62%) Contact Management
8 10 (8.62%) Service Management
9 9 (7.76%) Business Development
9 9 (7.76%) Mentoring
9 9 (7.76%) Workshop Facilitation
10 8 (6.90%) Application Packaging
10 8 (6.90%) Data Loss Prevention
10 8 (6.90%) PRINCE2
10 8 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (6.90%) Technical Leadership
10 8 (6.90%) Waterfall
11 7 (6.03%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 24 (20.69%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.72%) Java
2 2 (1.72%) Python
3 1 (0.86%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (8.62%) CCA
1 10 (8.62%) Citrix Certification
1 10 (8.62%) PMI Certification
2 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (6.03%) Degree
4 6 (5.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (3.45%) PMP
6 3 (2.59%) MCSE
6 3 (2.59%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.72%) CCEA
7 2 (1.72%) MCITP
7 2 (1.72%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.72%) VCAP
7 2 (1.72%) VCP4
7 2 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.86%) CISSP
8 1 (0.86%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.86%) MCSA
8 1 (0.86%) PgMP
8 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.34%) QA
2 2 (1.72%) GDPR
2 2 (1.72%) SLA
3 1 (0.86%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 23 (19.83%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.76%) Hyper-V
4 8 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (6.90%) XenApp
4 8 (6.90%) XenDesktop
5 7 (6.03%) DFS Replication
5 7 (6.03%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (6.03%) XenServer
6 3 (2.59%) BitLocker
7 2 (1.72%) Docker
7 2 (1.72%) KVM
7 2 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.72%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (13.79%) SCCM
2 11 (9.48%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (6.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.72%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.86%) Ansible
5 1 (0.86%) Grafana
5 1 (0.86%) vRealize
Vendors
1 71 (61.21%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.21%) SAP
3 10 (8.62%) VMware
4 8 (6.90%) Citrix
4 8 (6.90%) Dell
5 6 (5.17%) Adobe
6 2 (1.72%) Mirantis
6 2 (1.72%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.86%) Progress
7 1 (0.86%) ServiceNow