The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Primavera skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Primavera over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 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.

Oracle Primavera
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 526 572 576
Rank change year-on-year +46 +4  
Contract jobs citing Primavera 54 55 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.11% 0.065%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.48% 1.35% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 19
Median daily rate £400 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £445
% change year-on-year +7.21% -21.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £16.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +142.42% -42.10%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £16.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year +157.57% -42.10%  

Primavera is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3650 4079 4344
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.59% 8.37% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2177 2543 2596
Median daily rate £475 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 49 40
Median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £11.00 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.40 £99.00 £39.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% +55.55%  

Primavera
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Primavera as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Primavera in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Primavera in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Primavera in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Primavera in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Primavera in England

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Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Primavera within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
South East +42 22 £370 -4.51%
East Midlands -3 8 £400 -
South West -3 7 £359 +2.50%
London +4 6 £400 -
North West +31 5 £450 +109.30%
West Midlands +23 4 £300 -13.04%
Yorkshire +23 2 - -
Primavera
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Primavera.

1 44 (45.83%) Project Management
2 30 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 28 (29.17%) Microsoft Project
4 25 (26.04%) Microsoft Excel
5 21 (21.88%) Oracle
6 19 (19.79%) Microsoft
6 19 (19.79%) SC Cleared
6 19 (19.79%) PMO
7 17 (17.71%) Programme Management
8 16 (16.67%) Finance
8 16 (16.67%) SAP
9 11 (11.46%) ERP
9 11 (11.46%) Manufacturing
9 11 (11.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 11 (11.46%) QlikView
10 10 (10.42%) Project Planning
10 10 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (10.42%) PRINCE2
10 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Office
11 9 (9.38%) Earned Value Management
12 8 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (8.33%) Change Management
12 8 (8.33%) Management Information System
13 7 (7.29%) Risk Analysis
13 7 (7.29%) Telecoms
13 7 (7.29%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (6.25%) MS Visio
14 6 (6.25%) Business Intelligence

Primavera
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (5.21%) MS Project Server
2 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.08%) Captiva
3 2 (2.08%) Documentum
3 2 (2.08%) JBoss
3 2 (2.08%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.04%) Apache
4 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (29.17%) Microsoft Project
2 25 (26.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (11.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (6.25%) MS Visio
6 2 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (4.17%) SAP PS
2 3 (3.13%) CA PPM
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (2.08%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (2.08%) Teamcenter
4 1 (1.04%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.46%) QlikView
2 7 (7.29%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (5.21%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (2.08%) MySQL
4 2 (2.08%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.04%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.04%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) JIRA
1 1 (1.04%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (16.67%) Finance
2 11 (11.46%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.29%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.13%) Automotive
5 2 (2.08%) Retail
6 1 (1.04%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.04%) Electronics
6 1 (1.04%) Marketing
6 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (23.96%) Project Planner
2 19 (19.79%) Consultant
3 10 (10.42%) Project Manager
4 9 (9.38%) Analyst
5 8 (8.33%) Report Analyst
5 8 (8.33%) Senior Project Planner
6 6 (6.25%) PMO Planner
7 5 (5.21%) Planning Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Architect
8 4 (4.17%) Project Controller
8 4 (4.17%) Senior PMO
9 3 (3.13%) Oracle Consultant
9 3 (3.13%) QlikView Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Senior Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Senior Project Manager
10 2 (2.08%) Documentum Consultant
10 2 (2.08%) JDE Consultant
10 2 (2.08%) JDE Functional Consultant
10 2 (2.08%) SAP PS Consultant
10 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.04%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.13%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.04%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.04%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.17%) Linux
2 3 (3.13%) Windows
3 2 (2.08%) Solaris
3 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (45.83%) Project Management
2 17 (17.71%) Programme Management
3 11 (11.46%) ERP
4 10 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (10.42%) PRINCE2
4 10 (10.42%) Project Planning
5 9 (9.38%) Earned Value Management
6 8 (8.33%) Change Management
6 8 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (7.29%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.25%) Change Control
9 5 (5.21%) Programme Delivery
9 5 (5.21%) Risk Management
10 4 (4.17%) Critical Path Analysis
10 4 (4.17%) Data Migration
10 4 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (4.17%) Migration
10 4 (4.17%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.13%) C
1 3 (3.13%) VB
2 2 (2.08%) SQL
3 1 (1.04%) Java
3 1 (1.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 19 (19.79%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.17%) CTC Cleared
3 4 (4.17%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (3.13%) Degree
4 3 (3.13%) PMP
5 2 (2.08%) APMP
5 2 (2.08%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.04%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (1.04%) HNC
6 1 (1.04%) HND
6 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.79%) PMO
2 4 (4.17%) P3O
3 3 (3.13%) PMBOK
4 2 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.08%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (2.08%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (21.88%) Oracle
2 19 (19.79%) Microsoft
3 16 (16.67%) SAP
4 3 (3.13%) CA
4 3 (3.13%) Cognos
4 3 (3.13%) Remedy
5 2 (2.08%) Cisco
5 2 (2.08%) IBM
5 2 (2.08%) IFS
5 2 (2.08%) Informatica
5 2 (2.08%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.08%) NEC
5 2 (2.08%) NetApp
5 2 (2.08%) Progress
5 2 (2.08%) VMware
6 1 (1.04%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.04%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com