Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 858 738 808
Rank change year-on-year -120 +70 -25
Contract jobs citing Primavera 43 113 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.12% 0.097%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.63% 1.46% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 67 59
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £323 £300 £250
90th Percentile £500 £530 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +8.00% +7.14% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 2
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +34.45% -50.42%
10th Percentile £41.25 £35.55 £18.33
90th Percentile £49.75 £45.00 £41.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +142.42% -72.50%

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 6,773 7,744 8,702
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.50% 8.13% 7.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,951 4,470 5,154
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.30%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £650 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% +0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 114 97
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £32.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.48% +17.27% +7.38%
10th Percentile £11.00 £13.33 £10.39
90th Percentile £50.25 £59.40 £81.04
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.96 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -37.27% +16.67% +25.00%

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 20 July 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 13 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 20 July 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 -90 40 £428 +6.88% 4
UK excluding London -90 31 £405 +8.00% 4
South East -42 15 £444 +26.79% 2
London -55 12 £430 -5.23%
Midlands -28 7 £410 +2.50%
East Midlands -10 4 £415 -10.27%
North of England -26 3 £370 -17.78% 2
West Midlands -30 3 £325 +4.84%
Scotland -42 3 £375 +11.94%
South West -8 2 - -
North West -17 2 £365 -18.89% 2
East of England +3 1 - -
Yorkshire -23 1 £375 -

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 (55.81%) Microsoft Project
2 17 (39.53%) Project Management
2 17 (39.53%) Security Cleared
3 15 (34.88%) Finance
4 14 (32.56%) SC Cleared
5 11 (25.58%) PRINCE2
5 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
6 10 (23.26%) Project Planning
7 9 (20.93%) PMO
8 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (16.28%) Oracle
9 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (13.95%) Document Management
10 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
11 5 (11.63%) SAP
11 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (11.63%) Change Control
12 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
12 4 (9.30%) Degree
12 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
12 4 (9.30%) Business Analysis
12 4 (9.30%) Migration
12 4 (9.30%) Aerospace
12 4 (9.30%) Windows
12 4 (9.30%) Documentum
12 4 (9.30%) Adobe
12 4 (9.30%) Programme Delivery
13 3 (6.98%) Supplier Relationship Management
13 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (6.98%) ERP

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 (13.95%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) Documentum
3 3 (6.98%) MS Project Server
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (55.81%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (6.98%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (4.65%) AutoCAD
5 1 (2.33%) Acrobat
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (2.33%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) CA PPM
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.33%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.33%) MS Access
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) QAComplete
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Aerospace
2 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Automotive
3 1 (2.33%) Law
3 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Project Manager
2 6 (13.95%) IT Manager
2 6 (13.95%) IT Project Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Programme Planner
3 5 (11.63%) Project Planner
4 4 (9.30%) PMO Planner
5 3 (6.98%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle Business Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Programme Planner
6 2 (4.65%) Portfolio Planner
6 2 (4.65%) Project Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Transformation Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Transformation Project Manager
7 1 (2.33%) IT Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Lead Project Manager
7 1 (2.33%) PMO Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
1 3 (6.98%) Smart Meter
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.33%) Smart Energy
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Unix
2 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
2 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.33%) VMS
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (2.33%) Windows NT
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Project Management
2 11 (25.58%) PRINCE2
3 10 (23.26%) Project Planning
4 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.95%) Document Management
6 5 (11.63%) Change Control
6 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (9.30%) Business Analysis
7 4 (9.30%) Migration
7 4 (9.30%) Programme Delivery
7 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.98%) Asset Management
8 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.98%) ERP
8 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.98%) Resource Management
8 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.98%) Supplier Relationship Management
8 3 (6.98%) Supply Chain Management
9 2 (4.65%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) C
1 1 (2.33%) Prolog
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (39.53%) Security Cleared
2 14 (32.56%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.30%) Degree
4 2 (4.65%) APMP
4 2 (4.65%) ISEB
4 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (4.65%) SAFe Agilist
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.33%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) PMO
2 2 (4.65%) PMBOK
2 2 (4.65%) QA
3 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) Oracle
3 5 (11.63%) SAP
4 4 (9.30%) Adobe
5 3 (6.98%) Infor
5 3 (6.98%) Kronos
6 2 (4.65%) CA
6 2 (4.65%) Planview
7 1 (2.33%) Motorola