Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 26 September 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
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 845 778 773
Rank change year-on-year -67 -5 +23
Contract jobs citing Primavera 49 100 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.048% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.76% 1.25% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 60 68
UK median daily rate £378 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.63% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £306
90th Percentile £500 £544 £569
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -17.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 3
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +100.00% -29.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +112.50% -29.82%

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 with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 6,448 8,002 8,687
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.27% 8.08% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,760 4,700 5,176
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £300
90th Percentile £660 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 108 97
UK median hourly rate £24.50 £27.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.26% +8.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £11.62 £13.00 £10.23
90th Percentile £60.13 £57.50 £76.24
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £24.38 £31.75
% change year-on-year -13.85% -23.23% +41.11%

Primavera
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Primavera as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Primavera in the UK

Primavera
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Primavera in the UK

Primavera
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Primavera over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Primavera in the UK

Primavera
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Primavera in the UK

Primavera
Top 12 Contract Locations

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 over the 6 months to 26 September 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
England -57 46 £380 -5.00% 12
UK excluding London -63 41 £375 -6.25% 10
South West -12 15 £325 -17.46% 5
South East -41 10 £385 -3.75% 3
London -8 8 £500 +23.08% 2
Midlands -32 7 £410 -2.38%
West Midlands -20 4 £325 -9.72%
East of England - 4 £500 - 2
East Midlands -3 3 £415 -3.77%
Scotland -13 3 £375 +11.94%
North West -17 2 £365 -18.89%
North of England -25 2 £365 -18.89%

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 with a requirement for Primavera.

1 26 (53.06%) Microsoft Project
2 22 (44.90%) Project Management
3 21 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 20 (40.82%) Finance
5 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
6 16 (32.65%) PRINCE2
7 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
7 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (24.49%) SC Cleared
9 10 (20.41%) PMO
10 9 (18.37%) DV Cleared
11 8 (16.33%) Project Planning
11 8 (16.33%) Programme Management
11 8 (16.33%) Decision-Making
12 7 (14.29%) SAP
12 7 (14.29%) Change Control
12 7 (14.29%) Coaching
13 6 (12.24%) C
13 6 (12.24%) Oracle
13 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
14 5 (10.20%) QA
15 4 (8.16%) Resource Management
15 4 (8.16%) Document Management
15 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
15 4 (8.16%) Change Management
15 4 (8.16%) ERP
15 4 (8.16%) Documentum
15 4 (8.16%) Adobe
15 4 (8.16%) PMBOK
16 3 (6.12%) IT Strategy

Primavera
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.16%) Documentum
3 3 (6.12%) MS Project Server
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (53.06%) Microsoft Project
2 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.04%) Acrobat
4 1 (2.04%) AutoCAD
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) CA PPM
1 2 (4.08%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.04%) SAP PS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.04%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) QAComplete
General
1 20 (40.82%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Automotive
4 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Project Manager
2 7 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 7 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 6 (12.24%) PMO Planner
4 5 (10.20%) Project Planner
5 4 (8.16%) Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Portfolio Planner
6 3 (6.12%) Programme Planner
7 2 (4.08%) CRM Manager
7 2 (4.08%) CRM Project Manager
7 2 (4.08%) ERP Manager
7 2 (4.08%) ERP Project Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Transformation Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Transformation Project Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Applications Manager
8 1 (2.04%) IT Programme Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Risk Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) User Experience
2 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.04%) Life Science
2 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Unix
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) VMS
2 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (2.04%) Windows NT
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Project Management
2 16 (32.65%) PRINCE2
3 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.33%) Decision-Making
4 8 (16.33%) Programme Management
4 8 (16.33%) Project Planning
5 7 (14.29%) Change Control
5 7 (14.29%) Coaching
6 4 (8.16%) Change Management
6 4 (8.16%) Document Management
6 4 (8.16%) ERP
6 4 (8.16%) Resource Management
6 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.12%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.12%) DSDM
7 3 (6.12%) RAD
7 3 (6.12%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.12%) Scrum
7 3 (6.12%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) C
2 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 12 (24.49%) SC Cleared
3 9 (18.37%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.12%) APMP
4 3 (6.12%) Degree
5 2 (4.08%) ISEB
5 2 (4.08%) SAFe Agilist
6 1 (2.04%) HNC
6 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.04%) Master's Degree
6 1 (2.04%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (2.04%) PMP
6 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.41%) PMO
2 5 (10.20%) QA
3 4 (8.16%) PMBOK
4 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) SAP
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle
4 4 (8.16%) Adobe
5 3 (6.12%) Infor
5 3 (6.12%) Kronos
6 2 (4.08%) CA
6 2 (4.08%) Planview
6 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.04%) Cadence
7 1 (2.04%) NEC