The table below looks at the statistics for Primavera skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Primavera over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Primavera
Rank 393 395 378
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Contract jobs citing Primavera 9 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.041% 0.044% 0.099%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.51% 0.52% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 12
Average daily rate
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£388 £475 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% +53.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £395 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £535 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £490 £331
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +47.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £30.75 -
% change year-on-year
+95.12% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
1768 1934 1933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.06% 8.49% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1143 1219 1163
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 22
Average hourly rate £18.00 £50.00 £34.01
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.00% +47.01%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-35.71% -7.40%

Primavera
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Primavera across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Primavera Jobs Demand Trend in London

Primavera
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Primavera across the London region.

Primavera Daily Rate Trend in London

Primavera
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Primavera across the London region.

Primavera Hourly Rate Trend in London

Primavera
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Primavera also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Primavera.

1 12 (44.44%) MS Project
2 9 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 8 (29.63%) Oracle
4 7 (25.93%) Finance
5 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
7 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
7 4 (14.81%) Planview
7 4 (14.81%) Project Management
7 4 (14.81%) ITIL
7 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (14.81%) P3O
8 3 (11.11%) Dependency Management
8 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
8 3 (11.11%) SQL
8 3 (11.11%) MS Office
8 3 (11.11%) SAP
8 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (11.11%) Niku
8 3 (11.11%) Open Workbench
9 2 (7.41%) Resource Management
9 2 (7.41%) QA
9 2 (7.41%) QlikView
9 2 (7.41%) Banking
9 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
9 2 (7.41%) Information Management
9 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (7.41%) Data Mart

Primavera
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Primavera also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Primavera. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Project
2 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 5 (18.52%) MS Visio
4 3 (11.11%) MS Office
4 3 (11.11%) Open Workbench
5 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.70%) SAP PS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) QlikView
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (7.41%) Data Mart
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) OLAP
1 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (7.41%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Programme Planner
5 3 (11.11%) Project Planner
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Business Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) SOAP
1 2 (7.41%) MDX
2 1 (3.70%) J2EE
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
2 4 (14.81%) Project Management
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 3 (11.11%) Dependency Management
3 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.41%) Resource Management
4 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
4 2 (7.41%) Information Management
4 2 (7.41%) UML
4 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
4 2 (7.41%) SOA
4 2 (7.41%) ETL
4 2 (7.41%) SDLC
4 2 (7.41%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (7.41%) Change Control
4 2 (7.41%) Business Transformation
4 2 (7.41%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (7.41%) Analytics
4 2 (7.41%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
2 2 (7.41%) VBA
3 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) APMP
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) PMP
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) P3O
2 2 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) Planview
4 3 (11.11%) SAP
4 3 (11.11%) Niku