The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Primavera
England / London
Rank 396 432 409
Rank change year-on-year +36 -23  
Contract jobs citing Primavera 10 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.052% 0.018% 0.047%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.67% 0.23% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 6
Median daily rate £525 £650 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.23% +36.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £650 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £699 £650 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £338 £425
% change year-on-year +14.81% -20.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £61.50 £60.00
% change year-on-year -46.34% +2.50%  

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 London with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1501 1735 1894
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 7.80% 7.84% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 998 1121 1232
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 10
Median hourly rate £32.19 £26.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.80% -22.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 £22.50 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £55.00 £54.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

Primavera
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Primavera in London

Primavera
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Primavera in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Primavera in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Primavera in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Primavera within the London region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Croydon +10 2 £706 -
City of London +3 1 - -
Primavera
England

Primavera
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 London region with a requirement for Primavera.

1 20 (83.33%) MS Project
2 13 (54.17%) Project Management
3 10 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 10 (41.67%) Dependency Management
4 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 8 (33.33%) MS Visio
5 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
5 7 (29.17%) PMO
6 6 (25.00%) Change Control
6 6 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (20.83%) P3O
7 5 (20.83%) MS Office
8 4 (16.67%) PMP
8 4 (16.67%) Finance
8 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (16.67%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (12.50%) QA
9 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
9 3 (12.50%) MS Project Server
9 3 (12.50%) CA PPM
9 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (12.50%) PMBOK
9 3 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 3 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
9 3 (12.50%) Migration
9 3 (12.50%) Oracle
9 3 (12.50%) Scrum
9 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

Primavera
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (12.50%) MS Project Server
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (83.33%) MS Project
2 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 6 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (20.83%) MS Office
5 2 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (4.17%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) CA PPM
2 1 (4.17%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Project Planner
2 5 (20.83%) Project Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Planning Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) PMO Planner
5 2 (8.33%) Programme Planner
5 2 (8.33%) Project Officer
5 2 (8.33%) Project Support Officer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Officer
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Cognos Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Project Leader
6 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) TM1 Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Project Management
2 10 (41.67%) Dependency Management
2 10 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 6 (25.00%) Change Control
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (12.50%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
4 3 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 3 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Biometrics
5 2 (8.33%) Information Management
5 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.33%) Project Governance
5 2 (8.33%) Resource Levelling
5 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) CTC Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) PMP
3 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) PMO
2 5 (20.83%) P3O
3 3 (12.50%) PMBOK
3 3 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) CA
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.33%) NEC
4 1 (4.17%) Cognos