Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 803 731 793
Rank change year-on-year -72 +62 -48
Contract jobs citing Primavera 74 118 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.075% 0.12% 0.082%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.98% 1.47% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 50 37
UK median daily rate £470 £406 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.69% -4.41% +6.25%
10th Percentile £375 £312 £325
90th Percentile £650 £604 £559
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
UK median hourly rate £33.68 £18.75 £39.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.60% -52.34% +12.40%
10th Percentile £26.91 £8.38 £31.61
90th Percentile £40.24 £20.00 £62.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.68 £20.00 £50.39
% change year-on-year +68.38% -60.31% +43.96%

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 7,530 8,034 8,665
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.63% 8.36% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,527 4,860 4,890
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -2.23%
10th Percentile £308 £306 £278
90th Percentile £650 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 73 145
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £21.76 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.40% -37.83% +17.65%
10th Percentile £10.48 £5.70 £11.55
90th Percentile £50.87 £44.55 £67.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.56 £31.86
% change year-on-year +4.35% -32.31% +7.08%

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 21 January 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Primavera over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 21 January 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 -47 72 £470 +15.69% 3
UK excluding London -28 48 £460 +2.22% 2
London -38 25 £525 +31.25% 2
South East -4 21 £495 +65.00% 1
Midlands -21 17 £423 -15.50%
East Midlands -14 10 £431 -20.14%
West Midlands +9 7 £398 +6.00%
South West -10 5 £403 -19.50%
East of England -10 3 - -
North of England +43 1 - -
North West +10 1 - -
Wales - 1 £120 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 39 (52.70%) Security Cleared
2 35 (47.30%) SC Cleared
2 35 (47.30%) Project Management
3 26 (35.14%) Finance
4 24 (32.43%) Oracle
5 23 (31.08%) Microsoft Project
6 19 (25.68%) ERP
7 17 (22.97%) PRINCE2
8 15 (20.27%) Project Planning
9 14 (18.92%) Oracle ERP
10 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
11 11 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (13.51%) User Experience
12 10 (13.51%) PMO
13 9 (12.16%) Programme Management
14 8 (10.81%) MS Project Server
14 8 (10.81%) CA PPM
14 8 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (10.81%) CA
14 8 (10.81%) Scrum
14 8 (10.81%) PMBOK
15 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Analysis
15 7 (9.46%) GAP Analysis
15 7 (9.46%) Telecoms
15 7 (9.46%) SAP
15 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 7 (9.46%) Requirements Management
16 6 (8.11%) Waterfall
16 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
16 6 (8.11%) MS Visio

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 8 (10.81%) MS Project Server
2 3 (4.05%) Documentum
3 2 (2.70%) CMS
3 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.35%) Confluence
4 1 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 23 (31.08%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (8.11%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (18.92%) Oracle ERP
2 8 (10.81%) CA PPM
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) IaaS
2 1 (1.35%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) LTE
2 2 (2.70%) 2G
2 2 (2.70%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (2.70%) QlikView
2 1 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.35%) HBase
2 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.35%) MS Access
2 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 26 (35.14%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 6 (8.11%) Military
4 2 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (21.62%) Analyst
2 15 (20.27%) Business Analyst
3 14 (18.92%) Project Manager
4 13 (17.57%) Oracle Analyst
4 13 (17.57%) Oracle Business Analyst
5 12 (16.22%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
6 8 (10.81%) Project Planner
7 7 (9.46%) ERP Analyst
7 7 (9.46%) ERP Business Analyst
8 6 (8.11%) PMO Manager
9 5 (6.76%) Senior Manager
10 4 (5.41%) IT Manager
10 4 (5.41%) Planning Manager
11 3 (4.05%) Business Transformation Director
11 3 (4.05%) PMO Planner
11 3 (4.05%) Programme Director
11 3 (4.05%) Risk Manager
11 3 (4.05%) Senior Project Manager
11 3 (4.05%) Transformation Director
11 3 (4.05%) Transformation Programme Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.35%) D3.js
2 1 (1.35%) ggplot
2 1 (1.35%) NumPy
2 1 (1.35%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) User Experience
2 5 (6.76%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.70%) PMI
5 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.35%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.30%) Project Management
2 19 (25.68%) ERP
3 17 (22.97%) PRINCE2
4 15 (20.27%) Project Planning
5 11 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (12.16%) Programme Management
7 8 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (10.81%) Scrum
8 7 (9.46%) GAP Analysis
8 7 (9.46%) Requirements Management
8 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (8.11%) Dependency Management
9 6 (8.11%) Waterfall
10 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (6.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 5 (6.76%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (6.76%) System Integration Testing
11 4 (5.41%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.35%) C
1 1 (1.35%) MATLAB
1 1 (1.35%) Python
1 1 (1.35%) R
Qualifications
1 39 (52.70%) Security Cleared
2 35 (47.30%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (5.41%) PMI Certification
5 3 (4.05%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.70%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (2.70%) PMP
7 1 (1.35%) Degree
7 1 (1.35%) HNC
7 1 (1.35%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.51%) PMO
2 8 (10.81%) PMBOK
3 2 (2.70%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.35%) P3O
Vendors
1 24 (32.43%) Oracle
2 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.81%) CA
4 7 (9.46%) SAP
5 3 (4.05%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.05%) Motorola
5 3 (4.05%) Tableau
6 1 (1.35%) hybris
6 1 (1.35%) Sitecore