Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 2018 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 621 593 549
Rank change year-on-year -28 -44 +75
Contract jobs citing Primavera 42 54 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.076% 0.10% 0.21%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.28% 1.32% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 64
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.53% +13.33% -15.49%
10th Percentile £313 £307 £302
90th Percentile £490 £600 £595
UK median daily rate £371 £448 £375
% change year-on-year -17.04% +19.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 2
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +100.00% -49.07%
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +100.00% -49.07%

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 3,293 4,085 4,617
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 5.93% 7.62% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,960 2,439 2,707
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £307 £300 £288
90th Percentile £600 £625 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 62 67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -27.42% +8.77%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.28 £11.48
90th Percentile £67.00 £57.79 £91.80
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -22.58% +3.33%

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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 15 December 2018.

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 15 December 2018.

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 15 December 2018. 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 West -14 22 £345 -14.29% 5
Midlands -21 7 £415 -2.35%
North West 0 6 £365 - 1
North of England -8 6 £365 - 2
West Midlands -22 5 - -
South East -38 4 £475 +1.06% 1
East of England -4 3 £500 -
East Midlands -1 2 £415 -5.14%
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UK

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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 22 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 19 (45.24%) Microsoft Project
2 19 (45.24%) Project Management
3 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 15 (35.71%) Finance
4 13 (30.95%) PRINCE2
4 13 (30.95%) SC Cleared
5 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
6 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (26.19%) Coaching
7 10 (23.81%) DV Cleared
7 10 (23.81%) Decision-Making
8 9 (21.43%) Programme Management
9 8 (19.05%) Degree
9 8 (19.05%) Workshop Facilitation
9 8 (19.05%) PMO
10 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
10 6 (14.29%) C
11 5 (11.90%) SAP
11 5 (11.90%) ERP
11 5 (11.90%) QA
11 5 (11.90%) Manufacturing
11 5 (11.90%) Project Planning
11 5 (11.90%) Change Control
12 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
12 4 (9.52%) Change Management
13 3 (7.14%) Oracle
13 3 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
13 3 (7.14%) Resource Management
14 2 (4.76%) APMP

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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 2 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.38%) Documentum
2 1 (2.38%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.38%) SAP PP
2 1 (2.38%) SAP PS
2 1 (2.38%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.38%) Automotive
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Project Manager
2 7 (16.67%) Project Planner
3 4 (9.52%) PMO Planner
3 4 (9.52%) Programme Planner
4 3 (7.14%) Planning Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Risk Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) CRM Manager
5 2 (4.76%) CRM Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) ERP Manager
5 2 (4.76%) ERP Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) IT Manager
5 2 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Programme Office Support
5 2 (4.76%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.38%) PMO Lead
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.38%) Life Science
3 1 (2.38%) PMI
3 1 (2.38%) SCADA
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Project Management
2 13 (30.95%) PRINCE2
3 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.19%) Coaching
4 10 (23.81%) Decision-Making
5 9 (21.43%) Programme Management
6 8 (19.05%) Workshop Facilitation
7 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 5 (11.90%) Change Control
8 5 (11.90%) ERP
8 5 (11.90%) Project Planning
9 4 (9.52%) Change Management
10 3 (7.14%) Resource Management
10 3 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
11 2 (4.76%) Acceptance Criteria
11 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
11 2 (4.76%) Business Transformation
11 2 (4.76%) Critical Path Analysis
11 2 (4.76%) Process Improvement
11 2 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 13 (30.95%) SC Cleared
3 10 (23.81%) DV Cleared
4 8 (19.05%) Degree
5 2 (4.76%) APMP
6 1 (2.38%) HNC
6 1 (2.38%) Master's Degree
6 1 (2.38%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.38%) PMP
6 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) PMO
2 5 (11.90%) QA
3 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) SAP
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle
4 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.38%) Cadence