Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 799 753 796
Rank change year-on-year -46 +43 -79
Contract jobs citing Primavera 76 143 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.075% 0.14% 0.084%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.95% 1.64% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 78 42
UK median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £306 £306 £268
90th Percentile £600 £578 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £450
% change year-on-year +13.33% -16.67% +21.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £33.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +112.50% -40.98% -3.19%
10th Percentile £37.95 £8.00 £29.35
90th Percentile £45.00 £20.00 £38.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £33.89
% change year-on-year +125.00% -40.98% -3.19%

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 8032 8699 9426
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.92% 8.30% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4732 5187 5256
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +0.57% +1.74%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +3.00% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 96 143
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £31.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.45% +8.77% -4.20%
10th Percentile £12.26 £10.23 £12.00
90th Percentile £64.97 £99.00 £52.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £27.47
% change year-on-year -3.23% +12.85% -12.79%

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 19 November 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 14 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 19 November 2017. 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 -41 70 £425 +13.33% 5
UK excluding London -43 56 £425 +13.33% 3
South East +15 28 £470 +50.40%
London -27 16 £419 +4.69% 2
Midlands -13 14 £425 -7.61% 2
West Midlands +21 8 £420 +12.00% 2
East Midlands -11 8 £438 -17.84%
South West -16 8 £403 +15.00%
North of England +56 2 - -
Scotland -11 2 £335 +11.67%
North West +22 1 - -
Yorkshire +22 1 - -
East of England -17 1 - - 1
Wales - 1 £120 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 38 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 34 (44.74%) SC Cleared
3 33 (43.42%) Project Management
4 27 (35.53%) Oracle
5 23 (30.26%) Finance
6 19 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
6 19 (25.00%) ERP
7 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
7 14 (18.42%) Oracle ERP
8 9 (11.84%) PRINCE2
8 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Excel
8 9 (11.84%) Risk Analysis
8 9 (11.84%) Project Planning
9 8 (10.53%) Data Analysis
9 8 (10.53%) Telecoms
9 8 (10.53%) User Experience
9 8 (10.53%) PMO
10 7 (9.21%) Stakeholder Analysis
10 7 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (9.21%) GAP Analysis
10 7 (9.21%) SAP
10 7 (9.21%) MS Project Server
10 7 (9.21%) Requirements Management
11 6 (7.89%) Programme Management
11 6 (7.89%) Military
11 6 (7.89%) Portfolio Management
11 6 (7.89%) Coaching
12 5 (6.58%) Data Analytics
12 5 (6.58%) Analytics
12 5 (6.58%) Oracle Financials

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 7 (9.21%) MS Project Server
2 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.32%) CMS
3 1 (1.32%) Confluence
3 1 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 19 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (18.42%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (6.58%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (2.63%) CA PPM
3 2 (2.63%) SAP PS
3 2 (2.63%) Teamcenter
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) IaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) LTE
2 2 (2.63%) 2G
2 2 (2.63%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) MySQL
1 2 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (2.63%) QlikView
1 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.32%) HBase
2 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.32%) MS Access
2 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.32%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) JIRA
General
1 23 (30.26%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.89%) Military
4 4 (5.26%) Automotive
4 4 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.95%) Retail
6 2 (2.63%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (25.00%) Analyst
2 15 (19.74%) Business Analyst
3 14 (18.42%) Oracle Analyst
4 13 (17.11%) Oracle Business Analyst
5 12 (15.79%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
6 11 (14.47%) Project Planner
7 9 (11.84%) Project Manager
8 7 (9.21%) ERP Analyst
8 7 (9.21%) ERP Business Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Consultant
9 4 (5.26%) PMO Manager
9 4 (5.26%) Risk Manager
9 4 (5.26%) Senior Manager
10 3 (3.95%) Business Transformation Director
10 3 (3.95%) IT Manager
10 3 (3.95%) Junior
10 3 (3.95%) Planning Manager
10 3 (3.95%) PMO Planner
10 3 (3.95%) Programme Director
10 3 (3.95%) Transformation Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.32%) D3.js
2 1 (1.32%) ggplot
2 1 (1.32%) NumPy
2 1 (1.32%) OpenCV
2 1 (1.32%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) User Experience
2 4 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.95%) PMI
4 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.32%) RIA
4 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (2.63%) Linux
2 2 (2.63%) Unix
2 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (43.42%) Project Management
2 19 (25.00%) ERP
3 9 (11.84%) PRINCE2
3 9 (11.84%) Project Planning
3 9 (11.84%) Risk Analysis
4 8 (10.53%) Data Analysis
5 7 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (9.21%) GAP Analysis
5 7 (9.21%) Requirements Management
5 7 (9.21%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 6 (7.89%) Coaching
6 6 (7.89%) Portfolio Management
6 6 (7.89%) Programme Management
7 5 (6.58%) Analytics
7 5 (6.58%) Data Analytics
7 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (3.95%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.95%) Critical Path Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.63%) SQL
2 1 (1.32%) C
2 1 (1.32%) MATLAB
2 1 (1.32%) Python
2 1 (1.32%) R
Qualifications
1 38 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 34 (44.74%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.58%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.63%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.63%) ISEB
4 2 (2.63%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.63%) PMP
5 1 (1.32%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) Degree
5 1 (1.32%) HNC
5 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.32%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) PMO
2 2 (2.63%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.32%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.63%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (2.63%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (35.53%) Oracle
2 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.21%) SAP
4 3 (3.95%) Motorola
5 2 (2.63%) CA
5 2 (2.63%) Cisco
5 2 (2.63%) NetApp
5 2 (2.63%) VMware
6 1 (1.32%) hybris
6 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.32%) Sitecore