Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 834 814 759
Rank change year-on-year -20 -55 +41
Contract jobs citing Primavera 50 76 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.048% 0.074% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.78% 0.91% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 41 77
UK median daily rate £368 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.53% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £306
90th Percentile £500 £600 £579
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -13.53% +13.33% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +112.50% -40.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +125.00% -40.98%

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 with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 6,388 8,326 8,876
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.19% 8.10% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,722 4,929 5,271
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.95% +1.15%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £300
90th Percentile £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 88 97
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £29.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.69% -4.84% +6.90%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.43 £10.14
90th Percentile £65.00 £64.67 £99.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £30.58 £31.00
% change year-on-year -10.87% -1.37% +12.97%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 -29 46 £371 -12.65% 13
UK excluding London -20 40 £368 -13.53% 11
South West -15 18 £345 -14.29% 7
London -1 7 £500 +19.40% 2
North West -3 7 £365 - 1
North of England -18 7 £365 - 1
Midlands -26 6 £415 -2.35% 1
South East -33 5 £413 -12.23% 2
West Midlands -27 4 - - 1
East of England +3 3 £500 -
East Midlands +5 2 £415 -5.14%
Scotland -4 1 £375 +11.94%

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 24 (48.00%) Microsoft Project
1 24 (48.00%) Project Management
2 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (44.00%) Security Cleared
3 18 (36.00%) PRINCE2
4 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 16 (32.00%) Finance
5 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (24.00%) SC Cleared
7 11 (22.00%) Coaching
8 10 (20.00%) DV Cleared
9 9 (18.00%) Programme Management
9 9 (18.00%) PMO
9 9 (18.00%) Decision-Making
9 9 (18.00%) Workshop Facilitation
10 8 (16.00%) Project Planning
11 7 (14.00%) Change Control
11 7 (14.00%) C
12 5 (10.00%) Oracle
12 5 (10.00%) SAP
12 5 (10.00%) ERP
12 5 (10.00%) Manufacturing
12 5 (10.00%) Degree
12 5 (10.00%) QA
13 4 (8.00%) PMBOK
13 4 (8.00%) APMP
13 4 (8.00%) Waterfall
13 4 (8.00%) Change Management
14 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
14 3 (6.00%) Scrum

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 3 (6.00%) MS Project Server
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) Documentum
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (48.00%) Microsoft Project
2 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.00%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) CA PPM
1 2 (4.00%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.00%) SAP PP
2 1 (2.00%) SAP PS
2 1 (2.00%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.00%) MS Access
General
1 16 (32.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.00%) Automotive
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (10.00%) PMO Planner
2 5 (10.00%) Project Planner
3 4 (8.00%) IT Manager
3 4 (8.00%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (8.00%) Programme Planner
4 3 (6.00%) Planning Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.00%) CRM Manager
5 2 (4.00%) CRM Project Manager
5 2 (4.00%) ERP Manager
5 2 (4.00%) ERP Project Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Portfolio Planner
5 2 (4.00%) Programme Office Support
5 2 (4.00%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (2.00%) IT Programme Manager
6 1 (2.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (2.00%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.00%) Life Science
3 1 (2.00%) SCADA
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Unix
1 1 (2.00%) VMS
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
1 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (2.00%) Windows NT
1 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) Project Management
2 18 (36.00%) PRINCE2
3 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (22.00%) Coaching
5 9 (18.00%) Decision-Making
5 9 (18.00%) Programme Management
5 9 (18.00%) Workshop Facilitation
6 8 (16.00%) Project Planning
7 7 (14.00%) Change Control
8 5 (10.00%) ERP
9 4 (8.00%) Change Management
9 4 (8.00%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.00%) DSDM
10 3 (6.00%) IT Strategy
10 3 (6.00%) RAD
10 3 (6.00%) Resource Management
10 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
10 3 (6.00%) Scrum
10 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) C
2 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (10.00%) Degree
5 4 (8.00%) APMP
6 2 (4.00%) SAFe Agilist
7 1 (2.00%) HNC
7 1 (2.00%) HND
7 1 (2.00%) Master's Degree
7 1 (2.00%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (2.00%) PMP
7 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) PMO
2 5 (10.00%) QA
3 4 (8.00%) PMBOK
4 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.00%) SAP
3 2 (4.00%) CA
3 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.00%) Cadence
4 1 (2.00%) NEC
4 1 (2.00%) Planview