Period
to 19 September 2017

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 September 2017 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 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 768 719 856
Rank change year-on-year -49 +137 -25
Contract jobs citing Yammer 91 170 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.092% 0.16% 0.044%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.62% 1.48% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 128 26
UK median daily rate £428 £400 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.88% -7.25% +7.81%
10th Percentile £203 £208 £274
90th Percentile £553 £501 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £440
% change year-on-year +6.25% -9.09% +25.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £26.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.81% -34.38% +122.22%
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 14594 11463 6949
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.79% 10.71% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9982 7968 4571
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +9.76% -
10th Percentile £269 £281 £250
90th Percentile £622 £605 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 178 132
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.77 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.54% -17.48% +30.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £63.75 £48.49 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.98 £17.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +11.65% -26.09% +31.43%

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 September 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Yammer over the 6 months to 19 September 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 September 2017. 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 -39 89 £430 +10.97% 2
UK excluding London +27 47 £425 +6.25% 2
London -64 42 £450 +22.03% 1
South East +6 16 £450 -7.69%
East of England -13 14 £488 +62.50%
North of England +84 11 £430 +27.41% 1
North West - 10 £430 -
South West +2 3 £250 -
Scotland - 2 £350 - 1
Yorkshire +29 1 - - 1
West Midlands +22 1 £200 -50.00%
Midlands +9 1 £200 -57.89%

For the 6 months to 19 September 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Yammer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Yammer.

1 76 (83.52%) Office 365
2 64 (70.33%) SharePoint
3 46 (50.55%) Microsoft
4 39 (42.86%) Skype for Business
5 35 (38.46%) Skype
6 27 (29.67%) OneDrive
7 26 (28.57%) Windows
8 23 (25.27%) Microsoft Azure
9 21 (23.08%) Migration
10 20 (21.98%) Microsoft Office
11 18 (19.78%) Active Directory
12 17 (18.68%) SQL Server
13 16 (17.58%) Retail
14 15 (16.48%) Project Management
14 15 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (15.38%) ITIL
15 14 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (14.29%) Document Management
17 12 (13.19%) PowerShell
17 12 (13.19%) CRM
17 12 (13.19%) MS Exchange
18 11 (12.09%) Finance
18 11 (12.09%) TOGAF
18 11 (12.09%) Exchange Server 2010
18 11 (12.09%) SharePoint 2013
18 11 (12.09%) Windows 10
19 10 (10.99%) Case Management
19 10 (10.99%) Social Media
19 10 (10.99%) Dynamics CRM

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 64 (70.33%) SharePoint
2 39 (42.86%) Skype for Business
3 12 (13.19%) MS Exchange
4 11 (12.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (12.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (10.99%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (5.49%) IIS
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 20 (21.98%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (9.89%) MS Visio
3 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (6.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.10%) Eikon
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.10%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 76 (83.52%) Office 365
2 27 (29.67%) OneDrive
3 23 (25.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (6.59%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.30%) IaaS
5 3 (3.30%) SaaS
6 2 (2.20%) Slack
7 1 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (38.46%) Skype
2 7 (7.69%) DNS
2 7 (7.69%) Intranet
3 6 (6.59%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.49%) LAN
4 5 (5.49%) WAN
5 3 (3.30%) Internet
5 3 (3.30%) VoIP
6 2 (2.20%) Firewall
6 2 (2.20%) VPN
7 1 (1.10%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.10%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.10%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.10%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.59%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (6.59%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.10%) Big Data
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (17.58%) Retail
2 11 (12.09%) Finance
3 7 (7.69%) Banking
3 7 (7.69%) Marketing
3 7 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.40%) French Language
5 3 (3.30%) Advertising
5 3 (3.30%) Electronics
5 3 (3.30%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.20%) Local Government
6 2 (2.20%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.10%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (16.48%) Architect
2 13 (14.29%) Analyst
3 10 (10.99%) Consultant
3 10 (10.99%) Project Manager
4 8 (8.79%) Business Analyst
5 7 (7.69%) SharePoint Architect
6 5 (5.49%) Administrator
6 5 (5.49%) Banking Analyst
6 5 (5.49%) Banking Business Analyst
6 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (5.49%) Integration Analyst
6 5 (5.49%) Office 365 Administrator
6 5 (5.49%) Office 365 Manager
7 4 (4.40%) Business Integration Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) Office 365 Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Technical Architect
8 3 (3.30%) Communications Manager
8 3 (3.30%) SharePoint Consultant
8 3 (3.30%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.69%) .NET
2 6 (6.59%) Web Services
3 5 (5.49%) .NET Framework
3 5 (5.49%) Ajax
3 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET
3 5 (5.49%) CSS
3 5 (5.49%) CSS3
3 5 (5.49%) HTML
3 5 (5.49%) HTML5
3 5 (5.49%) JSON
3 5 (5.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (5.49%) WAP
3 5 (5.49%) XML
4 3 (3.30%) COM
5 2 (2.20%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.20%) React
6 1 (1.10%) EDI
6 1 (1.10%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.99%) Social Media
3 6 (6.59%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.59%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.30%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.30%) User Experience
5 2 (2.20%) Blog
5 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.20%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.20%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.20%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.20%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.10%) Animation
6 1 (1.10%) Digital Signage
6 1 (1.10%) PMI
6 1 (1.10%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.10%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 26 (28.57%) Windows
2 11 (12.09%) Windows 10
3 7 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.49%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.10%) Android
5 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.08%) Migration
2 15 (16.48%) Project Management
3 14 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (15.38%) ITIL
4 13 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (14.29%) Document Management
5 12 (13.19%) CRM
6 11 (12.09%) TOGAF
7 10 (10.99%) Case Management
7 10 (10.99%) Data Management
8 9 (9.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (9.89%) Waterfall
9 8 (8.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (7.69%) Business Analysis
10 7 (7.69%) Data Modelling
10 7 (7.69%) PRINCE2
10 7 (7.69%) Use Case
11 6 (6.59%) Business Process Analysis
11 6 (6.59%) Programme Management
11 6 (6.59%) Swim Lanes
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.19%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.79%) C#
3 7 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 7 (7.69%) SQL
4 2 (2.20%) C
5 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.10%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.59%) MCSE
3 5 (5.49%) PMP
3 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (4.40%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.30%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (3.30%) Degree
6 2 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.10%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.10%) CCIE
7 1 (1.10%) CCNA
7 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.10%) ISEB
7 1 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.10%) MCP
7 1 (1.10%) MOS
7 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) COBIT
2 3 (3.30%) PMO
3 2 (2.20%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 18 (19.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.49%) UAG
3 4 (4.40%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (3.30%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (3.30%) XenApp
4 3 (3.30%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.10%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) vCenter Server
2 1 (1.10%) AppDNA
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.10%) Puppet
2 1 (1.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (50.55%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.79%) SAP
3 5 (5.49%) Cisco
3 5 (5.49%) Citrix
4 4 (4.40%) LANDesk
4 4 (4.40%) Oracle
4 4 (4.40%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.30%) Avaya
5 3 (3.30%) Facebook
5 3 (3.30%) Infor
5 3 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.20%) VMware
7 1 (1.10%) Adobe
7 1 (1.10%) AppSense
7 1 (1.10%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.10%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.10%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.10%) McAfee
7 1 (1.10%) Meraki
7 1 (1.10%) Reuters