Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 780 739 750
Rank change year-on-year -41 +11 +64
Contract jobs citing Yammer 99 107 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.099% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.49% 0.87% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 75 108
UK median daily rate £425 £450 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +14.50% -7.53%
10th Percentile £250 £235 £208
90th Percentile £526 £566 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
UK median hourly rate £15.55 - £26.25
10th Percentile £15.05 - £25.63
90th Percentile £16.05 - £37.88
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 20,367 12,333 9,614
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.36% 13.53% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,870 8,481 6,711
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +10.43%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £290
90th Percentile £638 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 170 153
UK median hourly rate £18.95 £19.00 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.29% -3.11% -12.84%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.73 £11.85
90th Percentile £56.25 £60.10 £46.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -2.86% +6.06% -17.50%

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 21 June 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 9 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 21 June 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 -56 99 £425 -5.56% 10
UK excluding London +2 57 £400 -5.88% 11
South East +9 43 £425 +6.25% 9
London -44 42 £500 +11.11% 1
West Midlands -4 10 £250 -37.50%
Midlands -5 10 £250 -37.50%
South West +10 6 £250 -16.67%
East Midlands - 2 £250 -
East of England -13 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 85 (85.86%) Office 365
2 68 (68.69%) SharePoint
3 63 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 43 (43.43%) Migration
4 43 (43.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 43 (43.43%) Skype
5 37 (37.37%) Windows
6 35 (35.35%) OneDrive
7 29 (29.29%) Active Directory
8 28 (28.28%) Skype for Business
9 24 (24.24%) Microsoft Office
10 23 (23.23%) VMware
10 23 (23.23%) VMware Infrastructure
10 23 (23.23%) PowerShell
11 20 (20.20%) Microsoft Intune
12 18 (18.18%) ITIL
13 17 (17.17%) Windows Server
14 15 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (15.15%) DHCP
14 15 (15.15%) DNS
14 15 (15.15%) Project Management
14 15 (15.15%) PKI
15 14 (14.14%) Citrix
15 14 (14.14%) SCCM
16 13 (13.13%) Degree
16 13 (13.13%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (13.13%) Change Management
17 12 (12.12%) Finance
18 11 (11.11%) PRINCE2

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 68 (68.69%) SharePoint
2 28 (28.28%) Skype for Business
3 8 (8.08%) MS Exchange
4 6 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (5.05%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.01%) LiveLink
Applications
1 24 (24.24%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (4.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.02%) InfoPath
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 85 (85.86%) Office 365
2 43 (43.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (35.35%) OneDrive
4 8 (8.08%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (6.06%) Mimecast
7 3 (3.03%) Slack
8 2 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (2.02%) IaaS
9 1 (1.01%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (1.01%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 43 (43.43%) Skype
2 15 (15.15%) DHCP
2 15 (15.15%) DNS
3 11 (11.11%) Firewall
4 10 (10.10%) SAN
5 9 (9.09%) Intranet
6 8 (8.08%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (8.08%) iSCSI
6 8 (8.08%) NetScaler
6 8 (8.08%) VLAN
7 6 (6.06%) SMTP
7 6 (6.06%) Unified Communications
8 2 (2.02%) Wireless
9 1 (1.01%) NAS
9 1 (1.01%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.01%) VPN
9 1 (1.01%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.04%) Power BI
2 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) JIRA
1 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (12.12%) Finance
2 10 (10.10%) Legal
3 8 (8.08%) Retail
4 6 (6.06%) Back Office
5 4 (4.04%) Banking
6 2 (2.02%) Publishing
7 1 (1.01%) Marketing
7 1 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (13.13%) Office 365 Engineer
2 12 (12.12%) Analyst
3 11 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (9.09%) Office 365 Manager
5 8 (8.08%) Architect
5 8 (8.08%) Change Manager
6 7 (7.07%) SharePoint Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Office 365 Architect
7 6 (6.06%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) Consultant
8 5 (5.05%) Office 365 Project Manager
8 5 (5.05%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.04%) IT Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) IT Manager
9 4 (4.04%) Office 365 Consultant
9 4 (4.04%) SharePoint Analyst
9 4 (4.04%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.03%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (2.02%) CSS
3 1 (1.01%) HTML
3 1 (1.01%) JSON
3 1 (1.01%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.15%) PKI
2 8 (8.08%) Clustering
2 8 (8.08%) Fat Client
2 8 (8.08%) Thin Client
3 6 (6.06%) Handset
4 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.04%) e-Learning
5 3 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.02%) BBC
6 2 (2.02%) PMI
6 2 (2.02%) User Experience
7 1 (1.01%) CESG
7 1 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.01%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.01%) Replication
7 1 (1.01%) Social Media
7 1 (1.01%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 37 (37.37%) Windows
2 17 (17.17%) Windows Server
3 15 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (8.08%) Windows 10
5 7 (7.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.02%) Linux
6 2 (2.02%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.01%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (43.43%) Migration
2 18 (18.18%) ITIL
3 15 (15.15%) Project Management
4 13 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (13.13%) Change Management
5 11 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 11 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (10.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (9.09%) Coaching
7 9 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (9.09%) High Availability
7 9 (9.09%) Service Management
8 8 (8.08%) Application Packaging
8 8 (8.08%) Line Management
9 7 (7.07%) Campaign Management
9 7 (7.07%) Content Management
10 6 (6.06%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (5.05%) Business Analysis
11 5 (5.05%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.05%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.23%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.04%) C
3 2 (2.02%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.01%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (13.13%) Degree
1 13 (13.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.08%) CCA
2 8 (8.08%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (7.07%) APMG
3 7 (7.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (6.06%) Security Cleared
4 6 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (5.05%) SC Cleared
6 4 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (2.02%) MCSA
7 2 (2.02%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.01%) CISA
8 1 (1.01%) CISM
8 1 (1.01%) CISSP
8 1 (1.01%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (1.01%) MCITP
8 1 (1.01%) MCSE
8 1 (1.01%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) GDPR
2 1 (1.01%) PMO
2 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (29.29%) Active Directory
2 23 (23.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (8.08%) DFS Replication
4 8 (8.08%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.08%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (8.08%) XenApp
4 8 (8.08%) XenDesktop
4 8 (8.08%) XenServer
5 6 (6.06%) vSphere
6 1 (1.01%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 20 (20.20%) Microsoft Intune
2 14 (14.14%) SCCM
3 10 (10.10%) PingFederate
4 8 (8.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 6 (6.06%) vRealize
6 2 (2.02%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.01%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.01%) Nagios
7 1 (1.01%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (1.01%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 23 (23.23%) VMware
3 14 (14.14%) Citrix
4 8 (8.08%) Dell
5 7 (7.07%) SAP
5 7 (7.07%) Symantec
6 6 (6.06%) ForgeRock
6 6 (6.06%) Polycom
6 6 (6.06%) Sonus
7 4 (4.04%) BT
7 4 (4.04%) Google
8 3 (3.03%) Adobe
9 2 (2.02%) Apple
9 2 (2.02%) Cisco
9 2 (2.02%) McAfee
9 2 (2.02%) MobileIron
9 2 (2.02%) NetApp
9 2 (2.02%) Workday
10 1 (1.01%) Alteryx
10 1 (1.01%) Proofpoint