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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Primavera
Rank 600 587 581
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing Primavera 44 36 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.065% 0.068%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.06% 0.80% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 13
Median daily rate £400 £400 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £327 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £489 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £438 £490
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £29.75 £60.00 £30.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.41% +95.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.15 £41.10 £19.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.35 £75.00 £42.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £60.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-72.50% +95.12%

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
4145 4486 5086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.72% 8.14% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2566 2555 2846
Median daily rate £440 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 46 55
Median hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £16.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.75 £56.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -39.98%

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 30 May 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
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 30 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Primavera within the UK over the 3 months to 30 May 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 +15 40 £400 -
South East -5 14 £438 +16.66%
South West - 9 £355 -
London +2 8 £400 +3.22%
Berkshire -4 7 £556 +58.92%
Gloucestershire - 5 £360 -
Scotland -14 4 - -
East of England +11 3 - -
West Sussex - 3 £425 -
Bristol - 3 £350 -
Crawley - 3 £425 -
Buckinghamshire +9 2 - -
Milton Keynes +7 2 - -
Midlands +1 2 £475 -
Edinburgh -6 2 - -
West Midlands -12 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
St Albans - 2 - -
Coventry - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +12 1 - -
Hampshire -2 1 - -
Reading -10 1 £563 +60.71%
North West -18 1 £215 -
Croydon - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £283 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £283 -
Manchester - 1 £215 -

Primavera
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 61 (60.40%) Project Management
2 48 (47.52%) Oracle
3 43 (42.57%) MS Excel
4 38 (37.62%) MS Project
4 38 (37.62%) Security Cleared
5 33 (32.67%) Finance
6 28 (27.72%) Microsoft
7 25 (24.75%) PRINCE2
8 20 (19.80%) MS Office
9 19 (18.81%) SC Cleared
10 18 (17.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (16.83%) C
12 16 (15.84%) Coaching
13 15 (14.85%) QA
14 13 (12.87%) Programme Management
14 13 (12.87%) Risk Management
14 13 (12.87%) DV Cleared
15 12 (11.88%) MS PowerPoint
16 11 (10.89%) Risk Analysis
17 10 (9.90%) Project Planning
17 10 (9.90%) Resource Management
17 10 (9.90%) PMP
17 10 (9.90%) Oracle Reports
18 9 (8.91%) Change Management
18 9 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
18 9 (8.91%) Project Governance
19 8 (7.92%) Change Control
19 8 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
19 8 (7.92%) ERP
19 8 (7.92%) SAP

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 3 (2.97%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.98%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.98%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.98%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.99%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 43 (42.57%) MS Excel
2 38 (37.62%) MS Project
3 20 (19.80%) MS Office
4 12 (11.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (3.96%) Acrobat
6 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (3.96%) Teamcenter
2 3 (2.97%) BigMachines
2 3 (2.97%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.97%) SAP PS
3 2 (1.98%) Maximo
3 2 (1.98%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.98%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.99%) SAP CS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) Firewall
1 2 (1.98%) LAN
1 2 (1.98%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.98%) WAN
2 1 (0.99%) Internet
2 1 (0.99%) Network Security
2 1 (0.99%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.90%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (3.96%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (1.98%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Subversion
2 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (32.67%) Finance
2 5 (4.95%) Publishing
3 4 (3.96%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.98%) Advertising
4 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.98%) Marketing
5 1 (0.99%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (23.76%) Project Manager
2 16 (15.84%) Programme Planner
3 14 (13.86%) Project Planner
4 13 (12.87%) Consultant
5 10 (9.90%) Oracle Consultant
6 7 (6.93%) Analyst
6 7 (6.93%) Functional Consultant
6 7 (6.93%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 5 (4.95%) Architect
8 5 (4.95%) PMO Manager
9 4 (3.96%) Deployment Manager
9 4 (3.96%) Deployment Project Manager
9 4 (3.96%) PMO Analyst
9 4 (3.96%) PMO Project Manager
9 4 (3.96%) Rollout Manager
9 4 (3.96%) Rollout Project Manager
10 3 (2.97%) IT Manager
10 3 (2.97%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.97%) HTML
1 3 (2.97%) Itk
1 3 (2.97%) Swing
1 3 (2.97%) XML
1 3 (2.97%) XSL
1 3 (2.97%) XSLT
2 2 (1.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.95%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.96%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.98%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.94%) Windows
2 4 (3.96%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.98%) Linux
3 2 (1.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (60.40%) Project Management
2 25 (24.75%) PRINCE2
3 18 (17.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (15.84%) Coaching
5 13 (12.87%) Programme Management
5 13 (12.87%) Risk Management
6 11 (10.89%) Risk Analysis
7 10 (9.90%) Project Planning
7 10 (9.90%) Resource Management
8 9 (8.91%) Change Management
8 9 (8.91%) Project Governance
9 8 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (7.92%) Change Control
9 8 (7.92%) ERP
10 7 (6.93%) Data Migration
10 7 (6.93%) Migration
10 7 (6.93%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 7 (6.93%) Portfolio Management
10 7 (6.93%) Regression Testing
10 7 (6.93%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.83%) C
2 5 (4.95%) Java
3 3 (2.97%) C++
4 2 (1.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (37.62%) Security Cleared
2 19 (18.81%) SC Cleared
3 13 (12.87%) DV Cleared
4 10 (9.90%) PMP
5 8 (7.92%) PMI Certification
6 7 (6.93%) Degree
7 6 (5.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (3.96%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (3.96%) HND
9 2 (1.98%) CCNA
9 2 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.99%) APMP
10 1 (0.99%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.85%) QA
2 4 (3.96%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (47.52%) Oracle
2 28 (27.72%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.92%) SAP
4 4 (3.96%) Adobe
4 4 (3.96%) Siemens
5 3 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.97%) Tableau
6 2 (1.98%) BEA
6 2 (1.98%) CODA
6 2 (1.98%) IBM
6 2 (1.98%) Syclo
7 1 (0.99%) Cadence
7 1 (0.99%) Cisco
7 1 (0.99%) Citrix
7 1 (0.99%) VMware