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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Primavera
UK
Rank 549 598 566
Rank change year-on-year +49 -32  
Contract jobs citing Primavera 47 44 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.083% 0.10%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.21% 1.04% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 20
Median daily rate £444 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.41% -14.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £250 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £515 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £338 £425
% change year-on-year +14.81% -20.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £33.00 £52.25 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.84% -12.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £40.44 £30.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.60 £61.85 £75.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £61.50 £60.00
% change year-on-year -46.34% +2.50%  

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 3884 4229 4617
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.57% 7.98% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2342 2541 2555
Median daily rate £450 £433 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.04% -3.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 49 39
Median hourly rate £38.39 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.58% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £67.04 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

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 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Primavera in the UK

Primavera
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Primavera in the UK

Primavera
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Primavera over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 24 March 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 +38 42 £438 +20.68% 6
London +34 10 £525 -19.23% 3
South West -1 9 £400 - 1
South East +18 7 £375 +15.38%
Hampshire +10 6 £350 +40.00%
East Midlands 0 6 £755 +101.33% 1
West Midlands - 6 £320 - 1
Derbyshire - 5 - - 1
Winchester +7 4 £388 +55.00%
Warwickshire - 4 - -
Bristol +6 3 £375 -
Gloucestershire +3 3 £425 -
North West +28 2 - -
Croydon +10 2 £706 -
Plymouth - 2 £210 - 1
Gloucester - 2 £438 -
Devon - 2 £210 - 1
Berkshire +23 1 £525 +10.52%
Scotland +17 1 - -
City of London +4 1 - -
Glasgow +2 1 - -
East of England -4 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 1 - -
Tyne and Wear -11 1 - -
North East -14 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Cumbria - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £525 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 1 - -

Primavera
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 (40.74%) Project Management
2 42 (38.89%) MS Project
3 33 (30.56%) Security Cleared
4 27 (25.00%) PMO
5 24 (22.22%) Oracle
6 20 (18.52%) SAP
6 20 (18.52%) Microsoft
6 20 (18.52%) SC Cleared
7 19 (17.59%) Finance
8 16 (14.81%) MS Excel
8 16 (14.81%) PRINCE2
9 14 (12.96%) ERP
10 12 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (10.19%) Change Control
11 11 (10.19%) Portfolio Management
11 11 (10.19%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (10.19%) Programme Management
11 11 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (10.19%) Project Planning
12 10 (9.26%) Manufacturing
12 10 (9.26%) Dependency Management
13 9 (8.33%) Coaching
13 9 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (8.33%) MS Visio
14 8 (7.41%) Migration
14 8 (7.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 7 (6.48%) MS PowerPoint
15 7 (6.48%) Data Migration
15 7 (6.48%) MS Office

Primavera
Top Related 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 5 (4.63%) Documentum
1 5 (4.63%) MS Project Server
1 5 (4.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.85%) Captiva
2 2 (1.85%) JBoss
2 2 (1.85%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.93%) Apache
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 42 (38.89%) MS Project
2 16 (14.81%) MS Excel
3 9 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 7 (6.48%) MS Office
4 7 (6.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.93%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 5 (4.63%) SAP PS
2 4 (3.70%) CA PPM
3 2 (1.85%) Maximo
3 2 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.85%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.85%) SAP ERP
3 2 (1.85%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.93%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.93%) SAP FI-AA
4 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.93%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (2.78%) QlikView
3 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.93%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.93%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (17.59%) Finance
2 10 (9.26%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.63%) Automotive
4 4 (3.70%) Aerospace
4 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Back Office
5 1 (0.93%) Billing
5 1 (0.93%) Electronics
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (23.15%) Consultant
2 23 (21.30%) Project Planner
3 9 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 8 (7.41%) Programme Planner
5 7 (6.48%) PMO Planner
6 6 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
6 6 (5.56%) Planning Manager
7 5 (4.63%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 5 (4.63%) Oracle BI Consultant
8 4 (3.70%) Programme Manager
8 4 (3.70%) Senior Project Planner
9 3 (2.78%) Analyst
9 3 (2.78%) SAP Consultant
9 3 (2.78%) Senior Manager
9 3 (2.78%) Senior Project Manager
10 2 (1.85%) Documentum Consultant
10 2 (1.85%) Project Engineer
10 2 (1.85%) Project Officer
10 2 (1.85%) Project Support Officer
10 2 (1.85%) SAP PS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.93%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.93%) Learning Management System
3 1 (0.93%) Life Science
3 1 (0.93%) PMI
3 1 (0.93%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.85%) Linux
1 2 (1.85%) Solaris
2 1 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (40.74%) Project Management
2 16 (14.81%) PRINCE2
3 14 (12.96%) ERP
4 12 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (10.19%) Change Control
5 11 (10.19%) Portfolio Management
5 11 (10.19%) Programme Management
5 11 (10.19%) Project Planning
5 11 (10.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (9.26%) Dependency Management
7 9 (8.33%) Coaching
8 8 (7.41%) Migration
9 7 (6.48%) Data Migration
10 6 (5.56%) Earned Value Management
10 6 (5.56%) Risk Management
11 5 (4.63%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (4.63%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.63%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.63%) C
2 3 (2.78%) Java
3 1 (0.93%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (30.56%) Security Cleared
2 20 (18.52%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.56%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.63%) PMP
5 4 (3.70%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (2.78%) Degree
7 1 (0.93%) APMP
7 1 (0.93%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.93%) HNC
7 1 (0.93%) HND
7 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (25.00%) PMO
2 6 (5.56%) QA
3 5 (4.63%) P3O
4 4 (3.70%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.93%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 24 (22.22%) Oracle
2 20 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 20 (18.52%) SAP
3 5 (4.63%) Progress
4 4 (3.70%) CA
5 3 (2.78%) IBM
6 2 (1.85%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.85%) NEC
7 1 (0.93%) Cognos
7 1 (0.93%) IFS
7 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
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