The table below looks at the statistics for Primavera skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Primavera over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Primavera
Rank 577 607 561
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -46
Contract jobs citing Primavera 70 59 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.59% 1.26% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 28 33
Median daily rate £400 £400 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £268 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £480 £591
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £444 £500
% change year-on-year
-9.85% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 - £35.00

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

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4403 4695 5423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.32% 8.09% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2658 2625 3020
Median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 73 79
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.64 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.97% -31.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.09 £12.00 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £50.80 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -44.88%

Primavera
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Primavera as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications 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 24 September 2016.

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
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Primavera within the UK over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +18 62 £400 - 2
South West +33 19 £350 -
Bristol - 16 £350 -
East Midlands +1 11 £500 - 1
Derbyshire +6 9 £500 -
Midlands - 8 £460 -
South East +16 7 £325 -28.37% 1
West Midlands -19 7 £375 -25.92%
London -21 6 £375 -3.22%
Scotland - 6 £300 -
Edinburgh - 5 - -
North West +2 3 - -
Liverpool - 3 - -
Merseyside - 3 - -
Buckinghamshire +15 2 £538 +17.48%
Milton Keynes +12 2 £538 +17.48%
Derby +2 2 £738 -
Hampshire - 2 £294 -
Devon - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 £438 -
East of England +14 1 £370 -
Crawley +13 1 £425 -
Berkshire +9 1 £325 -7.14% 1
Gloucestershire +3 1 £325 -
West Sussex +1 1 £425 -
Warwickshire +1 1 £375 -25.92%
Glasgow - 1 £300 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £370 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 £370 -

Primavera
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Primavera 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 Primavera.

1 56 (43.08%) Oracle
2 53 (40.77%) Project Management
3 43 (33.08%) Security Cleared
4 37 (28.46%) Finance
5 33 (25.38%) MS Project
6 32 (24.62%) SC Cleared
7 26 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 22 (16.92%) Risk Management
9 21 (16.15%) ERP
10 20 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
11 19 (14.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (13.85%) PRINCE2
13 17 (13.08%) Budgeting and Forecasting
14 16 (12.31%) Microsoft
15 13 (10.00%) SAP
16 12 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (8.46%) Programme Management
17 11 (8.46%) ITIL
18 10 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
18 10 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
19 9 (6.92%) Manufacturing
19 9 (6.92%) Migration
19 9 (6.92%) MS Office
19 9 (6.92%) Oracle BI EE
20 8 (6.15%) Oracle UPK
20 8 (6.15%) BMC
20 8 (6.15%) Oracle EBS
20 8 (6.15%) Oracle ERP
20 8 (6.15%) MOS
21 7 (5.38%) C

Primavera
Top Related 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 8 (6.15%) Oracle UPK
2 4 (3.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.54%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.54%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.77%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 33 (25.38%) MS Project
2 26 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 10 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (6.92%) MS Office
5 3 (2.31%) Open Workbench
6 2 (1.54%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.77%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (6.15%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (6.15%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (3.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (2.31%) Maximo
4 2 (1.54%) Infor M3
4 2 (1.54%) OpenLink RightAngle
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.77%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.54%) Taleo
2 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.54%) Internet
1 2 (1.54%) LDAP
2 1 (0.77%) Firewall
2 1 (0.77%) LAN
2 1 (0.77%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (6.92%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.31%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.31%) QlikView
4 2 (1.54%) GIS
4 2 (1.54%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (1.54%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.54%) SQL Server
General
1 37 (28.46%) Finance
2 9 (6.92%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.85%) Automotive
5 3 (2.31%) Banking
5 3 (2.31%) Law
5 3 (2.31%) Retail
5 3 (2.31%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.54%) Advertising
7 1 (0.77%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.77%) Back Office
7 1 (0.77%) Billing
7 1 (0.77%) Local Government
7 1 (0.77%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (20.00%) Project Planner
2 23 (17.69%) Consultant
3 14 (10.77%) Analyst
3 14 (10.77%) Project Manager
4 11 (8.46%) Oracle Consultant
5 7 (5.38%) Report Analyst
6 6 (4.62%) Architect
7 5 (3.85%) Administrator
7 5 (3.85%) Planning Manager
7 5 (3.85%) Programme Manager
7 5 (3.85%) Programme Planner
7 5 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.08%) Applications Manager
8 4 (3.08%) Applications Project Manager
8 4 (3.08%) Data Analyst
8 4 (3.08%) Functional Consultant
8 4 (3.08%) Oracle Architect
8 4 (3.08%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 4 (3.08%) Oracle P2P Consultant
8 4 (3.08%) Senior Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.54%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.77%) Middleware
2 1 (0.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.62%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.31%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.54%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.54%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.54%) Windows
1 2 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (40.77%) Project Management
2 22 (16.92%) Risk Management
3 21 (16.15%) ERP
4 20 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
5 19 (14.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (13.85%) PRINCE2
7 17 (13.08%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 12 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (8.46%) ITIL
9 11 (8.46%) Programme Management
10 9 (6.92%) Migration
11 7 (5.38%) Data Migration
11 7 (5.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 7 (5.38%) Regression Testing
11 7 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (4.62%) Coaching
12 6 (4.62%) Project Planning
12 6 (4.62%) Resource Management
13 5 (3.85%) Change Management
13 5 (3.85%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.38%) C
2 4 (3.08%) Java
3 3 (2.31%) SQL
4 2 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 43 (33.08%) Security Cleared
2 32 (24.62%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.15%) MOS
4 7 (5.38%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.31%) PMP
6 2 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.54%) Degree
6 2 (1.54%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.77%) APMP
7 1 (0.77%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.77%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.31%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 56 (43.08%) Oracle
2 16 (12.31%) Microsoft
3 13 (10.00%) SAP
4 8 (6.15%) BMC
5 3 (2.31%) Cadence
5 3 (2.31%) Citrix
5 3 (2.31%) Niku
5 3 (2.31%) Planview
5 3 (2.31%) VMware
6 2 (1.54%) ESRI
6 2 (1.54%) Mincom
6 2 (1.54%) Siemens
6 2 (1.54%) Triple Point
6 2 (1.54%) Ventyx
7 1 (0.77%) Adobe
7 1 (0.77%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.77%) Cisco
7 1 (0.77%) IBM
7 1 (0.77%) Remedy
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