Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 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
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 750 834 716
Rank change year-on-year +84 -118 +90
Contract jobs citing Yammer 108 64 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.063% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.44% 0.33% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 41 100
UK median daily rate £475 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.20% -3.33% +23.29%
10th Percentile £333 £258 £250
90th Percentile £643 £563 £602
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £349 £413
% change year-on-year +29.03% -15.45% +17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 24,671 19,199 12,113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 25.50% 19.03% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,023 13,255 8,376
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.76%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £650 £630 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +4.00% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 280 247 154
UK median hourly rate £17.55 £18.63 £17.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.77% +4.40% -10.80%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £10.54
90th Percentile £52.30 £48.45 £55.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% -5.88% -8.11%

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 19 March 2019.

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 12 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 19 March 2019. 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 +60 99 £485 +11.49% 8
UK excluding London +21 58 £450 +29.03% 9
London +48 50 £500 +7.18% 1
South East +20 40 £500 +26.98% 3
Scotland +6 6 £375 +150.00%
East of England +20 4 £300 -34.60%
Wales - 3 £438 - 2
Midlands +4 2 £440 +76.00% 1
West Midlands -7 2 £440 +76.00% 1
South West -40 2 £388 +55.00%
North of England 0 1 £285 -8.80% 3
North West - 1 £285 - 2

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 90 (83.33%) Office 365
2 85 (78.70%) SharePoint
3 76 (70.37%) Microsoft
4 48 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 37 (34.26%) OneDrive
6 35 (32.41%) Active Directory
7 32 (29.63%) Finance
7 32 (29.63%) Skype
8 29 (26.85%) Migration
8 29 (26.85%) Skype for Business
9 28 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (24.07%) Windows
11 23 (21.30%) CRM
12 20 (18.52%) Dynamics CRM
13 19 (17.59%) Windows 10
14 18 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
15 17 (15.74%) SCCM
15 17 (15.74%) Microsoft Office
16 16 (14.81%) PowerShell
17 15 (13.89%) Windows Server
18 14 (12.96%) DevOps
18 14 (12.96%) Project Management
18 14 (12.96%) Intranet
18 14 (12.96%) SAP
19 13 (12.04%) VMware
19 13 (12.04%) QA
19 13 (12.04%) Marketing
20 12 (11.11%) Power BI
20 12 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
20 12 (11.11%) Dynamics 365

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 85 (78.70%) SharePoint
2 29 (26.85%) Skype for Business
3 12 (11.11%) SAP Portal
4 8 (7.41%) MS Exchange
5 5 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.78%) CMS
6 3 (2.78%) Confluence
6 3 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.85%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (15.74%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 20 (18.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.78%) SAP GTS
3 1 (0.93%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 90 (83.33%) Office 365
2 48 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (34.26%) OneDrive
4 12 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 12 (11.11%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (3.70%) IaaS
7 3 (2.78%) Google Analytics
7 3 (2.78%) PaaS
7 3 (2.78%) SaaS
8 2 (1.85%) Slack
8 2 (1.85%) Trello
8 2 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.93%) Algolia
9 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (0.93%) IBM Blueworks
9 1 (0.93%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 32 (29.63%) Skype
2 14 (12.96%) Intranet
3 12 (11.11%) DNS
4 10 (9.26%) SAN
5 9 (8.33%) Firewall
6 7 (6.48%) DHCP
6 7 (6.48%) NetScaler
6 7 (6.48%) VLAN
7 6 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (5.56%) iSCSI
8 4 (3.70%) VPN
9 3 (2.78%) Internet
10 1 (0.93%) LAN
10 1 (0.93%) WAN
10 1 (0.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.11%) Power BI
2 11 (10.19%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.48%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.85%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.93%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.93%) InfluxDB
5 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.93%) MySQL
5 1 (0.93%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (10.19%) Visual Studio
2 9 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.48%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (2.78%) JIRA
5 2 (1.85%) GitLab
6 1 (0.93%) Robot Framework
General
1 32 (29.63%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Marketing
3 11 (10.19%) Back Office
4 4 (3.70%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.85%) Banking
5 2 (1.85%) Games
5 2 (1.85%) Retail
6 1 (0.93%) Billing
6 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (15.74%) Analyst
2 16 (14.81%) Project Manager
3 13 (12.04%) Office 365 Manager
4 12 (11.11%) Developer
5 10 (9.26%) Office 365 Project Manager
5 10 (9.26%) Technical Leader
6 9 (8.33%) Architect
6 9 (8.33%) Azure Developer
7 8 (7.41%) Business Analyst
7 8 (7.41%) Programme Manager
7 8 (7.41%) Subject Matter Expert
8 7 (6.48%) .NET Developer
8 7 (6.48%) Office 365 Business Analyst
8 7 (6.48%) Office 365 Developer
9 6 (5.56%) Consultant
9 6 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.56%) Office 365 Consultant
9 6 (5.56%) Office 365 Engineer
10 5 (4.63%) Office 365 Expert
11 4 (3.70%) Financial Services Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.19%) Silverlight
2 10 (9.26%) .NET
3 9 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 9 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 9 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (8.33%) Microsoft Graph
4 8 (7.41%) jQuery
5 7 (6.48%) Ajax
5 7 (6.48%) AngularJS
5 7 (6.48%) HTML
5 7 (6.48%) JSON
5 7 (6.48%) Node.js
6 5 (4.63%) WAP
7 4 (3.70%) REST
7 4 (3.70%) SailPoint
7 4 (3.70%) SOAP
8 1 (0.93%) Jinja
8 1 (0.93%) Kafka
8 1 (0.93%) OAuth
8 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.19%) PKI
2 9 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 8 (7.41%) Fat Client
3 8 (7.41%) Thin Client
4 6 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.56%) Clustering
4 6 (5.56%) PMI
5 5 (4.63%) Blackberry
5 5 (4.63%) Social Media
6 3 (2.78%) User Experience
7 2 (1.85%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.85%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (24.07%) Windows
2 19 (17.59%) Windows 10
3 15 (13.89%) Windows Server
4 10 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.85%) Migration
2 28 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (21.30%) CRM
4 14 (12.96%) DevOps
4 14 (12.96%) Project Management
5 12 (11.11%) Contact Management
5 12 (11.11%) ITIL
5 12 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 12 (11.11%) Service Management
6 11 (10.19%) Business Development
6 11 (10.19%) Mentoring
7 10 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (8.33%) API Design
8 9 (8.33%) MVC
8 9 (8.33%) TDD
8 9 (8.33%) Web Development
9 8 (7.41%) Application Packaging
9 8 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (7.41%) Waterfall
10 7 (6.48%) Behavioural Change
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.81%) PowerShell
2 9 (8.33%) C#
3 7 (6.48%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.85%) Java
4 2 (1.85%) Python
5 1 (0.93%) C
5 1 (0.93%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.26%) CCA
1 10 (9.26%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.70%) Degree
4 4 (3.70%) PMP
5 3 (2.78%) MCSE
6 2 (1.85%) CCEA
6 2 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.85%) MCITP
6 2 (1.85%) MCSA
6 2 (1.85%) VCAP
6 2 (1.85%) VCP4
6 2 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.93%) CISSP
7 1 (0.93%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.93%) PgMP
7 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.04%) QA
2 2 (1.85%) SLA
3 1 (0.93%) GDPR
3 1 (0.93%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (32.41%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 9 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 9 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.41%) XenApp
3 8 (7.41%) XenDesktop
4 7 (6.48%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (6.48%) XenServer
5 6 (5.56%) DFS Replication
6 5 (4.63%) BitLocker
7 4 (3.70%) vSphere
8 2 (1.85%) Docker
8 2 (1.85%) KVM
8 2 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.85%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 17 (15.74%) SCCM
3 7 (6.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (4.63%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.85%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.93%) Ansible
6 1 (0.93%) Grafana
6 1 (0.93%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 76 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.96%) SAP
3 13 (12.04%) VMware
4 9 (8.33%) Citrix
5 7 (6.48%) Dell
6 4 (3.70%) CommVault
7 3 (2.78%) Google
8 2 (1.85%) Adobe
8 2 (1.85%) Dataiku
8 2 (1.85%) Mirantis
8 2 (1.85%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.93%) Ariba
9 1 (0.93%) CA
9 1 (0.93%) Concur
9 1 (0.93%) GUPTA
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle
9 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com