The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Primavera products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Primavera over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Primavera Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Primavera
Rank 530 546 524
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Contract jobs citing Primavera 76 46 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.087% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.19% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 22 47
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£450 £463 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £314 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £722 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £525 £400
% change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -48.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.88 £15.00 £28.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £74.75 £15.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+133.33% -48.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26377 24679 27415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.88% 46.72% 46.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14917 13801 13955
Average daily rate £388 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1170 1104 1359
Average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.18% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

Primavera
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Primavera within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Primavera Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Primavera
Daily Rate Trend

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

Primavera Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Primavera
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Primavera within the UK over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Primavera Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Primavera
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Primavera Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Primavera
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Primavera within the UK over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Primavera Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Primavera
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Primavera within the UK over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +31 71 £450 -2.70% 7
London +31 21 £460 +21.05%
South East +13 21 £553 +35.91% 3
East Midlands +2 12 £525 -24.46%
Buckinghamshire - 12 £546 - 1
Milton Keynes - 10 £553 - 1
North West -3 4 £600 +84.61% 2
South West -20 4 £380 -
Hampshire +1 3 - - 1
Surrey - 3 - - 1
Nottinghamshire +14 2 £525 -24.46%
Berkshire +11 2 £625 +24.87%
Cumbria - 2 £625 - 1
Reading - 2 £625 -
Redhill - 2 - -
Nottingham +22 1 - -
Manchester -9 1 £375 - 1
Oxford - - - -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Cheadle - - - - 1
Crawley - - - -
Egham - - - -
Templecombe - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Whitehaven - - - -
Winchester - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -

Primavera
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 50 (41.32%) Project Management
2 40 (33.06%) Oracle
2 40 (33.06%) Project Planning
3 38 (31.40%) MS Project
4 34 (28.10%) SAP
5 31 (25.62%) MS Excel
6 26 (21.49%) Microsoft
7 23 (19.01%) Security Cleared
8 22 (18.18%) SharePoint
8 22 (18.18%) Finance
9 21 (17.36%) PRINCE2
10 19 (15.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (14.88%) MS Office
12 16 (13.22%) GAP Analysis
13 15 (12.40%) WebLogic
13 15 (12.40%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (12.40%) MS PowerPoint
14 13 (10.74%) Kalman Filter
14 13 (10.74%) SAP PS
15 12 (9.92%) Requirements Analysis
15 12 (9.92%) User Acceptance Testing
16 11 (9.09%) SC Cleared
16 11 (9.09%) Critical Path Analysis
16 11 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 11 (9.09%) Cognos
17 10 (8.26%) TOGAF
17 10 (8.26%) ERP
17 10 (8.26%) Degree
18 9 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
18 9 (7.44%) Oracle Reports

Primavera
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 22 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 15 (12.40%) WebLogic
3 7 (5.79%) Documentum
3 7 (5.79%) MS Project Server
4 2 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 38 (31.40%) MS Project
2 31 (25.62%) MS Excel
3 18 (14.88%) MS Office
4 15 (12.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (6.61%) MS Visio
6 3 (2.48%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (1.65%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 13 (10.74%) SAP PS
2 9 (7.44%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (5.79%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (4.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (4.13%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (3.31%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (3.31%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (3.31%) CA Clarity
5 4 (3.31%) Maximo
5 4 (3.31%) SAP MM
6 2 (1.65%) Teamcenter
6 2 (1.65%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.83%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.83%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.83%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.83%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.83%) Agresso
7 1 (0.83%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.48%) LAN
1 3 (2.48%) WAN
1 3 (2.48%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 9 (7.44%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.48%) MS Access
4 3 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.48%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.83%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (0.83%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (0.83%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (0.83%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (0.83%) Cognos Event Studio
5 1 (0.83%) DecisionStream
5 1 (0.83%) Essbase
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Toad
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
General
1 22 (18.18%) Finance
2 8 (6.61%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.13%) Billing
4 3 (2.48%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.48%) Back Office
5 2 (1.65%) Automotive
6 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.83%) Advertising
6 1 (0.83%) Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (15.70%) Project Manager
2 18 (14.88%) Architect
2 18 (14.88%) Project Planner
3 17 (14.05%) Analyst
4 11 (9.09%) Programme Planner
4 11 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
5 10 (8.26%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (8.26%) Support Analyst
6 8 (6.61%) Consultant
7 4 (3.31%) Oracle Architect
7 4 (3.31%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (2.48%) Oracle Solutions Architect
8 3 (2.48%) Coordinator
8 3 (2.48%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (2.48%) Report Analyst
8 3 (2.48%) Project Coordinator
9 2 (1.65%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (1.65%) Junior
9 2 (1.65%) Technical Architect
9 2 (1.65%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.83%) CSS
1 1 (0.83%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.79%) PMI
3 6 (4.96%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.65%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.83%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.61%) Windows
2 7 (5.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.83%) AIX
3 1 (0.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (41.32%) Project Management
2 40 (33.06%) Project Planning
3 21 (17.36%) PRINCE2
4 19 (15.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (13.22%) GAP Analysis
6 15 (12.40%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (10.74%) Kalman Filter
8 12 (9.92%) Requirements Analysis
8 12 (9.92%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (9.09%) Critical Path Analysis
10 10 (8.26%) TOGAF
10 10 (8.26%) ERP
11 8 (6.61%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (6.61%) Risk Management
11 8 (6.61%) Change Control
12 7 (5.79%) Programme Management
12 7 (5.79%) Validation
12 7 (5.79%) Document Management
13 6 (4.96%) Resource Management
14 5 (4.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.31%) SQL
2 3 (2.48%) C
3 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (19.01%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.26%) Degree
4 8 (6.61%) PMI Certification
5 6 (4.96%) DV Cleared
6 5 (4.13%) PMP
7 2 (1.65%) PgMP
7 2 (1.65%) APMP
8 1 (0.83%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.83%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) ISO 9001
1 3 (2.48%) COBIT
1 3 (2.48%) P3O
2 2 (1.65%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.83%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 7 (5.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (33.06%) Oracle
2 34 (28.10%) SAP
3 26 (21.49%) Microsoft
4 11 (9.09%) Cognos
5 7 (5.79%) HP
6 5 (4.13%) JDA
7 4 (3.31%) Citrix
7 4 (3.31%) CA
7 4 (3.31%) VMware
7 4 (3.31%) IBM
8 3 (2.48%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.65%) JD Edwards
9 2 (1.65%) Cadence
10 1 (0.83%) Kronos
10 1 (0.83%) Google
10 1 (0.83%) Infor
10 1 (0.83%) Jaspersoft
10 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.83%) Autodesk
10 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
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