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 3 months to 27 April 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
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 524 612 572
Rank change year-on-year +88 -40  
Contract jobs citing Primavera 71 43 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.077% 0.099%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.82% 0.98% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 21 23
Median daily rate £400 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £250 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £475 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £425
% change year-on-year +15.38% -23.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.00 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.97% -28.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £60.00

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 with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3906 4408 4670
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.41% 7.89% 8.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2296 2703 2592
Median daily rate £450 £440 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 44 32
Median hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.23% -13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.40 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £49.80 £60.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.77 £22.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year +66.02% -28.90%  

Primavera
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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 30 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 3 months to 27 April 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
England +60 66 £400 +6.66% 3
South East +22 22 £373 +14.61% 1
Hampshire +15 19 £370 +48.00%
London +37 14 £506 -3.57% 2
South West +16 11 £381 -
Winchester +15 11 £400 +60.00%
East Midlands +4 7 £755 +101.33%
Bristol +9 6 £381 -
North West +33 5 - -
West Midlands +28 5 £320 -
Derbyshire - 5 - -
Cumbria - 4 - -
Plymouth - 3 £270 -
Devon - 3 £270 -
West Sussex +13 2 - -
Croydon +12 2 £706 -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Berkshire +19 1 £525 - 1
Hertfordshire +6 1 - -
Gloucestershire +3 1 £425 -
East of England -5 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
York - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £525 -
Preston - 1 - -
New Malden - 1 - -
Barrow-in-Furness - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 with a requirement for Primavera.

1 44 (40.00%) Project Management
2 41 (37.27%) Microsoft Project
3 32 (29.09%) Security Cleared
4 29 (26.36%) Oracle
5 26 (23.64%) Microsoft Excel
6 24 (21.82%) Microsoft
6 24 (21.82%) PMO
7 21 (19.09%) Finance
8 19 (17.27%) SC Cleared
9 17 (15.45%) SAP
10 15 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
10 15 (13.64%) Programme Management
11 14 (12.73%) PRINCE2
12 13 (11.82%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (10.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 12 (10.91%) ERP
14 11 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (10.00%) Change Control
15 10 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (9.09%) Project Planning
15 10 (9.09%) QlikView
15 10 (9.09%) Manufacturing
16 9 (8.18%) MS Visio
16 9 (8.18%) Earned Value Management
17 8 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
18 7 (6.36%) Management Information System
18 7 (6.36%) Migration
18 7 (6.36%) Dependency Management
18 7 (6.36%) Data Migration

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 (5.45%) MS Project Server
2 5 (4.55%) Documentum
2 5 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.82%) Captiva
3 2 (1.82%) JBoss
3 2 (1.82%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.91%) Apache
4 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 41 (37.27%) Microsoft Project
2 26 (23.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (10.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (8.18%) MS Visio
6 3 (2.73%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.64%) CA PPM
1 4 (3.64%) SAP PS
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.73%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.82%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (1.82%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.91%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.91%) Workfront
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.09%) QlikView
2 6 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (3.64%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (2.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.91%) JIRA
1 1 (0.91%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (19.09%) Finance
2 10 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.45%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.55%) Automotive
5 3 (2.73%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.91%) Billing
6 1 (0.91%) Electronics
6 1 (0.91%) Marketing
6 1 (0.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (21.82%) Consultant
2 22 (20.00%) Project Planner
3 13 (11.82%) Project Manager
4 9 (8.18%) Analyst
5 7 (6.36%) Report Analyst
6 6 (5.45%) Oracle Consultant
6 6 (5.45%) Planning Manager
6 6 (5.45%) PMO Planner
7 5 (4.55%) Senior Project Planner
8 4 (3.64%) Programme Manager
8 4 (3.64%) Project Controller
9 3 (2.73%) Programme Planner
9 3 (2.73%) QlikView Analyst
9 3 (2.73%) Senior Manager
9 3 (2.73%) Senior PMO
9 3 (2.73%) Senior Project Manager
10 2 (1.82%) Documentum Consultant
10 2 (1.82%) JDE Consultant
10 2 (1.82%) JDE Functional Consultant
10 2 (1.82%) Oracle BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.82%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.91%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.36%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.82%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.91%) Learning Management System
4 1 (0.91%) Life Science
4 1 (0.91%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.82%) Linux
1 2 (1.82%) Solaris
2 1 (0.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (40.00%) Project Management
2 15 (13.64%) Programme Management
3 14 (12.73%) PRINCE2
4 13 (11.82%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (10.91%) ERP
5 12 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (10.00%) Change Control
6 11 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (9.09%) Project Planning
8 9 (8.18%) Earned Value Management
9 8 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (6.36%) Data Migration
10 7 (6.36%) Dependency Management
10 7 (6.36%) Migration
11 6 (5.45%) Change Management
11 6 (5.45%) Portfolio Management
11 6 (5.45%) Risk Analysis
12 5 (4.55%) Coaching
12 5 (4.55%) Risk Management
12 5 (4.55%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.73%) C
1 3 (2.73%) Java
2 1 (0.91%) PHP
2 1 (0.91%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (29.09%) Security Cleared
2 19 (17.27%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (3.64%) CTC Cleared
4 4 (3.64%) Degree
4 4 (3.64%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.64%) PMP
5 2 (1.82%) APMP
6 1 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.91%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.91%) HNC
6 1 (0.91%) HND
6 1 (0.91%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (21.82%) PMO
2 6 (5.45%) P3O
3 4 (3.64%) PMBOK
4 3 (2.73%) QA
5 1 (0.91%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.91%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 29 (26.36%) Oracle
2 24 (21.82%) Microsoft
3 17 (15.45%) SAP
4 5 (4.55%) Progress
5 4 (3.64%) CA
6 3 (2.73%) Cognos
6 3 (2.73%) Remedy
7 2 (1.82%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.82%) IBM
7 2 (1.82%) IFS
7 2 (1.82%) Informatica
7 2 (1.82%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.82%) NEC
7 2 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.91%) PeopleSoft
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