The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 27 June 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 136 114
Rank change year-on-year +19 -22  
Contract jobs citing Primavera 4 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.79% 1.40% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £345 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £445
% change year-on-year +7.21% -21.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £16.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year +157.57% -42.10%  

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 224 358 233
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 10.84% 11.81% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 168 126
Median daily rate £436 £400 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.00% -5.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £318 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £502 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Median hourly rate £23.38 £38.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.48% +67.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.08 £22.50 £17.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.68 £38.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.28% +52.17%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Primavera in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Primavera in the West Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Primavera in the West Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Primavera within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Birmingham - 2 £300 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Primavera
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Primavera.

1 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (40.00%) SAP
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Automotive
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Progress
5 1 (10.00%) BCP
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (30.00%) Automotive
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Project Planner
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) BCP
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Progress