The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 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
England / South West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 129 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Contract jobs citing Primavera 7 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.26% 0.40% -
As % of the Business Applications category 2.64% 4.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
Median daily rate £359 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £445
% change year-on-year +7.21% -21.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
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 the South West with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 265 294 210
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 9.90% 9.87% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 195 157
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £308 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £500 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.07% +44.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% +55.55%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Primavera in the South West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Primavera in the South West

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Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Primavera within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bristol -6 4 £388 +10.71%
Devon - 3 £330 -
Primavera
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South West region with a requirement for Primavera.

1 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (31.25%) Earned Value Management
5 4 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 3 (18.75%) C
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (18.75%) Project Planning
6 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (18.75%) PMO
7 2 (12.50%) Component Testing
7 2 (12.50%) IFS
7 2 (12.50%) Coaching
7 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Content Management
7 2 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (12.50%) Change Control
7 2 (12.50%) Captiva
7 2 (12.50%) MS Project Server
7 2 (12.50%) Product Management
7 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 2 (12.50%) Documentum
7 2 (12.50%) IBM
7 2 (12.50%) Solaris
7 2 (12.50%) Linux

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (12.50%) Captiva
1 2 (12.50%) Documentum
1 2 (12.50%) JBoss
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project Server
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Consultant
1 4 (25.00%) Project Planner
2 3 (18.75%) Project Controller
2 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Documentum Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Assistant Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Project Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Controller
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Project Management
1 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (31.25%) Earned Value Management
3 4 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 3 (18.75%) Project Planning
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (12.50%) Coaching
5 2 (12.50%) Component Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Content Management
5 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Content Management
5 2 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (12.50%) Product Management
5 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 2 (12.50%) Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) APMP
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) PMO
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) IFS