Period
to 18 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding 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 6 months to 18 June 2019 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 > UK excluding London
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 566 612 536
Rank change year-on-year +46 -76 +67
Contract jobs citing Primavera 49 34 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.10% 0.065% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.58% 1.00% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 42
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +5.89% +6.41%
10th Percentile £313 £323 £275
90th Percentile £500 £475 £475
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £47.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.58% +18.75% -34.96%
10th Percentile £22.50 £43.75 £23.63
90th Percentile £32.70 £51.25 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -26.32% +18.75% -6.98%

Primavera is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3,104 3,398 3,825
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 6.40% 6.45% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,880 1,958 2,173
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +4.17%
10th Percentile £313 £307 £276
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £488 £468 £450
% change year-on-year +4.28% +3.89% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 69 74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% -34.78% +20.00%
10th Percentile £12.32 £10.08 £12.84
90th Percentile £62.25 £50.00 £51.75
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £29.15 £33.25
% change year-on-year +20.07% -12.33% +20.91%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Primavera as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Primavera in the UK excluding London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Primavera in the UK excluding London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Primavera in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Primavera in the UK excluding London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Primavera in the UK excluding London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Primavera in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Primavera in the UK excluding London

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Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding 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 UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 18 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +13 19 £380 -14.37% 1
Scotland +34 10 £500 +33.33%
North of England +33 7 £450 +20.00% 1
South West -30 7 £400 - 4
Midlands +17 5 £308 -23.13%
North West +27 4 £449 - 1
West Midlands +7 4 - -
Yorkshire +13 2 £425 +13.33%
East Midlands +9 1 £308 -23.13%
East of England +6 1 - -
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UK

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Primavera also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the UK excluding London region with a requirement for Primavera.

1 24 (48.98%) Project Management
2 23 (46.94%) Microsoft Project
3 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
4 15 (30.61%) Oracle
4 15 (30.61%) Security Cleared
5 14 (28.57%) PMO
6 13 (26.53%) Finance
7 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Office
7 12 (24.49%) PRINCE2
8 11 (22.45%) Analytics
8 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
9 9 (18.37%) Project Planning
9 9 (18.37%) Change Control
10 8 (16.33%) APMP
10 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Excel
11 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
12 6 (12.24%) Oracle Financials
12 6 (12.24%) SaaS
12 6 (12.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 5 (10.20%) Work Breakdown Structure
14 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (8.16%) Programme Management
15 3 (6.12%) Oracle EBS
15 3 (6.12%) Risk Management
15 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
15 3 (6.12%) SOA
15 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
15 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
15 3 (6.12%) DV Cleared

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding 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 (6.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.04%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (46.94%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (12.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.04%) SAP HR
3 1 (2.04%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) SaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Internet
1 2 (4.08%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) Essbase
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.04%) SAP BW
General
1 13 (26.53%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (16.33%) Project Manager
2 6 (12.24%) Project Planner
3 4 (8.16%) Senior Manager
4 3 (6.12%) Administrator
4 3 (6.12%) Analyst
4 3 (6.12%) Cloud Consultant
4 3 (6.12%) Consultant
4 3 (6.12%) Coordinator
4 3 (6.12%) DBA
4 3 (6.12%) Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Planning Manager
4 3 (6.12%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 2 (4.08%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Programme Planner
5 2 (4.08%) Project Controller
5 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared DBA
5 2 (4.08%) Senior Planning Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.04%) PMI
4 1 (2.04%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) Project Management
2 12 (24.49%) PRINCE2
3 11 (22.45%) Analytics
4 9 (18.37%) Change Control
4 9 (18.37%) Project Planning
5 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.20%) Work Breakdown Structure
7 4 (8.16%) Programme Management
8 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.12%) Capacity Management
8 3 (6.12%) Matrix Management
8 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.12%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.12%) SOA
8 3 (6.12%) Time Management
8 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.08%) Coaching
9 2 (4.08%) Kanban
9 2 (4.08%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (4.08%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.45%) SC Cleared
3 8 (16.33%) APMP
4 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (6.12%) Degree
5 3 (6.12%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.08%) HNC
6 2 (4.08%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.08%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.57%) PMO
2 3 (6.12%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
2 15 (30.61%) Oracle
3 3 (6.12%) ServiceNow
4 2 (4.08%) Dell
4 2 (4.08%) Planview
5 1 (2.04%) Capita
5 1 (2.04%) Progress
5 1 (2.04%) SAP