Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 570 628 585
Rank change year-on-year +58 -43 -31
Contract jobs citing Primavera 33 42 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.072% 0.076% 0.11%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.01% 1.25% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 26
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £368 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.77% -13.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £289 £313 £306
90th Percentile £540 £490 £600
UK median daily rate £418 £368 £425
% change year-on-year +13.61% -13.53% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +112.50%
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +100.00%

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 3,279 3,370 4,177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 7.20% 6.07% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,976 2,010 2,461
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £312 £300
90th Percentile £638 £600 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 64 61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -3.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £13.25 £10.80 £11.25
90th Percentile £72.50 £65.63 £61.00
UK median hourly rate £31.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% -7.13%

Primavera
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 20 November 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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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 20 November 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
North of England +37 12 £463 +26.71% 3
North West +18 9 £450 +23.29% 1
South East +44 7 £350 -15.15%
South West -20 6 £388 +12.32% 1
Midlands +31 5 £325 -21.69% 1
West Midlands +36 3 £325 - 1
Scotland +29 2 £304 -18.93% 1
East Midlands +25 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £434 -
East of England +32 1 - -
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UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
2 11 (33.33%) Project Management
3 9 (27.27%) Oracle
3 9 (27.27%) Finance
4 8 (24.24%) SAP
4 8 (24.24%) PMO
5 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
5 7 (21.21%) Project Planning
5 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
7 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
7 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
7 5 (15.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
7 5 (15.15%) Project Delivery
8 4 (12.12%) Degree
8 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
9 3 (9.09%) ERP
9 3 (9.09%) ETL
9 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (9.09%) Informatica
9 3 (9.09%) Siemens
9 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
9 3 (9.09%) Maximo
9 3 (9.09%) PLM
9 3 (9.09%) Teamcenter

Primavera
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 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (15.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (6.06%) InfoPath
5 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Maximo
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 3 (9.09%) Teamcenter
2 2 (6.06%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (3.03%) SAP PS
3 1 (3.03%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Power Platform
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Flow
2 2 (6.06%) Office 365
2 2 (6.06%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Power BI
2 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.06%) PowerCenter
2 2 (6.06%) Star Schema
3 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.03%) Essbase
3 1 (3.03%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.03%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.03%) Spotfire
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (15.15%) Analyst
1 5 (15.15%) Consultant
2 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
2 4 (12.12%) Project Planner
3 3 (9.09%) Cloud Consultant
3 3 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Project Consultant
3 3 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) SAP Data Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.06%) Applications Support Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Cognos Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Informatica Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Planning Manager
4 2 (6.06%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Support Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) CSS
1 2 (6.06%) jQuery
1 2 (6.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Life Science
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Robotics
3 1 (3.03%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Project Management
2 7 (21.21%) Project Planning
3 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
3 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
3 5 (15.15%) Project Delivery
3 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 3 (9.09%) Change Management
5 3 (9.09%) Data Mapping
5 3 (9.09%) ERP
5 3 (9.09%) ETL
5 3 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) Matrix Management
5 3 (9.09%) PLM
5 3 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 3 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (9.09%) Time Management
5 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.12%) Degree
4 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (6.06%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
6 1 (3.03%) PMP
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) PMO
2 3 (9.09%) Data Quality
3 2 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) SAP
3 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.09%) Informatica
4 3 (9.09%) Siemens
5 2 (6.06%) Ariba
5 2 (6.06%) Cognos
5 2 (6.06%) Planview
6 1 (3.03%) AVEVA
6 1 (3.03%) Capita
6 1 (3.03%) OpenText
6 1 (3.03%) Progress
6 1 (3.03%) Virgin Media