Top 10 Project Portfolio Management Software Vendors and Market Forecast 2015-2020

Worldwide PPM Applications Market to reach $2.7 billion by 2020, compared with $2.5 billion in 2015 at a compound annual growth rate of 1.5%.

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In 2015, the top 10 Project Portfolio Management software vendors accounted for nearly 85% of the global Project Portfolio Management (PPM) applications market which grew 2% to approach nearly $2.5 billion in license, maintenance and subscription revenues.

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Last year Microsoft led the pack with 35% market share and $874 million in Project Portfolio Management product revenues, even though its Project Portfolio Management offerings saw a 5% drop in license, maintenance and subscription revenues. Oracle was No. 2 achieving 19% share, ServiceNow, Inc. was the third at 7% and SAP and Autodesk were fourth and fifth place with 5% and 5%, respectively.

Top 10 PPM Software Vendors & 2015 PPM Applications Market Shares
Top 10 PPM Software Vendors & 2015 PPM Applications Market Shares

Through our forecast period, the Project Portfolio Management applications market is expected to reach $2.7 billion by 2020, compared with $2.5 billion in 2015 at a compound annual growth rate of 1.5%.

Exhibit 2: Worldwide PPM Software Market 2015-2020 Forecast, $M
Year 2015 2020 2015-2020 CAGR, %
Total 2520 2715 1.5%

Source: Apps Run The World, June 2016

PPM Market Definitions And Forecast Assumptions

Project and portfolio management (PPM) applications include those that automate and optimize the initiating, planning/scheduling, allocation, monitoring, and measuring of activities and resources required to complete projects. PPM applications also cover certain aspects of IT service management especially those that involve project portfolio management within the IT domain.

Conventional project management apps are being eclipsed by Cloud-based offerings as market is buoyed by low price point and increased use of multimedia tools for virtual project teams.

Top 10 Project Portfolio Management (PPM) Software Vendors

Here are the rankings of the top 10 Project Portfolio Management software vendors in 2015 and their market shares in 2015.

Rank Vendor 2014 Project Portfolio Management Apps Revenues, $M 2015 Project Portfolio Management Apps Revenues, $M YoY Growth 2015 Project Portfolio Management Market Share, % Recent Developments
1 Microsoft Subscribe Subscribe -5% 35% Microsoft Project remains widely used among project-centric organizations. It is now available through Office 365 with full desktop management capabilities as Cloud subscription.
2 Oracle Subscribe Subscribe 3% 19% Oracle’s Primavera P6 expanded its reach with enhanced Facilities and Asset Lifecycle Management capabilties. The 2016 purchase of Textura for construction companies will fuel P6’s growth further.
3 ServiceNow, Inc. Subscribe Subscribe 50% 7% Topping $1B sales in 2015, ServiceNow has signed 230 customers with each paying $1M+ in annualized contract value.
4 SAP Subscribe Subscribe 23% 5% SAP excels in engineering and utility verticals with its PPM apps, which also include Innovation Management designed to turn ideas into concepts faster.
5 Autodesk Subscribe Subscribe 0% 5% Engineering and PLM offerings in transition to a subscription model and the Cloud.
6 UNIT4 Subscribe Subscribe 6% 4% Unit4 Business World ERP for Professional Services covers modules for talent management, global project management and resource optimization. In July 2016, Unit4 acquired prevero for enterprise performance management and BI solutions.
7 Aconex Subscribe Subscribe 24% 3% Acquired Conject Holding GmbH €65 million, adding Infrastructure Lifecycle Management apps to its construction collaboration product portfolio.
8 Atlassian Subscribe Subscribe 46% 3% Raised $462 million in IPO in December 2015.
9 NetSuite Subscribe Subscribe 32% 2% Acquired ERP manufacturing partner IQity’s Cloud business in 2016.
10 Deltek, Inc. Subscribe Subscribe 12% 2% Deltek plans to release Resource Planning, its new Professional Services Automation app and new releases including Open Plan 8.0, PM Compass 8.0, Cobra 8.0, Acumen 8.0, Vision 7.5, and Talent Management 14, among others in 2016.
Subtotal Subscribe Subscribe 6% 85%
Other Subscribe Subscribe -13% 15%
Total Subscribe Subscribe 2% 100%

Source: Apps Run The World, June 2016

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Exhibit 4 shows the enterprise applications market by functional area. The highest growth functional markets revolve around smaller segments like eCommerce, Enterprise Performance Management, Sales Performance Management and Treasury and Risk, where first movers remain less established than those that for decades have been entrenched in functional areas like ERP, CRM and PLM.

Exhibit 4: Worldwide Enterprise Applications Market Forecast 2015-2020, By Functional Market, $M

Exhibit 4 Worldwide Enterprise Applications Market Forecast 2015-2020, By Functional Market, $M
Exhibit 4 Worldwide Enterprise Applications Market Forecast 2015-2020, By Functional Market, $M

PPM Win/Loss Analysis As Part Of Enterprise Applications Buyer Insight Customer Database

On the buyer side, customers are investing in Project Portfolio Management applications based on new features and capabilities that are expected to replace their existing legacy systems. In many cases, competitive upgrades and replacements that could have a profound impact on future market-share changes will become more widespread.

Since 2010, our global team of researchers have been studying the patterns of the latest PPM software purchases by customers around the world, aggregating massive amounts of data points that form the basis of our forecast assumptions and perhaps the rise and fall of certain vendors and their products on a quarterly basis.

Updated continuously, our database features extensive win/loss analysis. Each year our research team identifies tens of thousands of these customer wins and losses from public and proprietary sources.

Tresearch results are being incorporated into regular updates in our Enterprise Applications Buyer Insight Customer Database. You can access the Quarterly Win/Loss Analysis Scoreboard and our Enterprise Applications Buyer Insight Customer Database by becoming a subscriber.

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Vendor Customer Win Industry No. of employees Revenue, $M Old Product New Product Wins in
Microsoft United Airlines Airlines 86000 37864 Legacy System Microsoft Project Server 3Q15
Microsoft Arup Design 12150 1500 Legacy System Microsoft Project Online 3Q15
Microsoft LabAnswer Information Technology and Services 250 30 Tenrox PPM Microsoft Project Online 1Q16
Microsoft Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated Food & Beverages 7000 1500 Legacy System Microsoft Project Server 4Q15
Microsoft CORE Construction Construction 1200 700 Oracle PPM Microsoft Project Server 3Q15
Oracle Swinerton Builders Construction 1500 1900 Legacy System Oracle Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Cloud Service 4Q15
Oracle Alliant Energy Corporation Utilities 4070 3254 Legacy System Oracle Primavera Unifier in the cloud, Oracle Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management 1Q16
Oracle Ameren Corporation Utilities 8527 6098 Legacy System Oracle Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management, Oracle Primavera Risk Analysis, Oracle Primavera Portfolio Management 1Q16
Oracle Kansas City Power & Light Utilities 1789 1714 Primavera Unifier on-premises Oracle Primavera Unifier in the cloud, Oracle Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management 1Q16
Oracle South East Water Corporation Utilities 526 916 Legacy System Oracle Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management, Oracle Primavera Unifier 1Q16
ServiceNow, Inc. Standard Life Financial Services 6500 11700 Oracle Primavera ServiceNow PPM 4Q15
ServiceNow, Inc. AudioNova Medical Devices 1600 400 Legacy System ServiceNow PPM 1Q15
ServiceNow, Inc. IBM Information Technology and Services 377757 81741 Legacy System ServiceNow PPM 1Q16
ServiceNow, Inc. Yazaki Automotive 279800 15700 Legacy System ServiceNow PPM 4Q15
ServiceNow, Inc. LafargeHolcim Building Materials 100000 29900 Legacy System ServiceNow PPM 1Q16
ServiceNow, Inc. William Hill Gambling & Casinos 16000 2100 Legacy System ServiceNow PPM 4Q15
SAP Kiewit Construction 22000 9000 Legacy System SAP PPM 4Q15
SAP Pfizer Pharmaceutical 78300 48850 Oracle Primavera SAP PPM 3Q15
SAP Stockland Real Estate 1440 2600 Legacy System SAP PPM 2Q16
SAP Bunn-O-Matic Corporation Food & Beverages 600 150 Legacy System SAP PPM 3Q15
SAP Transnet SOC Ltd Transportation 55000 4300 Legacy System SAP PPM 4Q15
SAP Rabobank Banking 48250 14150 CA Clarity PPM SAP PPM 1Q16
Autodesk Max Bögl Group Construction 6000 1765 Legacy System Autodesk BIM 360 Field, Autodesk BIM 360 Glue 4Q15
Autodesk NCC Construction 18000 7200 Legacy System Autodesk BIM 4Q15
Autodesk Balfour Beatty Construction US Construction 2400 3900 Legacy System Autodesk Constructware 3Q15
Aconex Farrans Construction Construction 980 375 Legacy System Aconex Connected BIM 2Q16
Aconex Fluor Corporation Construction 37500 18114 Legacy System Aconex for project information and process management 2Q16
Aconex Obrainsa Construction 1500 500 Legacy System Aconex for project information and process management 1Q16
Aconex Burns & McDonnell Engineering Company, Inc. Civil Engineering 5200 2700 Legacy System Aconex for project information and process management 1Q16
Aconex Sayed Hamid Behbehani & Sons Co. (SHBC) Construction 1500 350 Legacy System Aconex for project information and process management 2Q16
Atlassian Brillio Information Technology and Services 1500 200 Legacy System Jira Project Management 2Q16
Atlassian Redfin Real Estate 1800 200 Legacy System JIRA Software, Bitbucket and Bamboo 2Q16
Atlassian PulsarFour Information Technology and Services 130 15 Legacy System Jira Project Management 1Q16
Atlassian Predictes Software Agency Internet 20 2 Legacy System Jira Project Management 2Q15
Atlassian Nordstrom Retail 72500 14437 Legacy System Atlassian Project Management 3Q15
Atlassian FACE IT Ltd. Internet 80 10 Legacy System JIRA Agile for Product Management 3Q15
NetSuite Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC) Information Technology and Services 15000 4300 Legacy System Netsuite OpenAir 2Q15
NetSuite 1insurer, Inc. Information Technology and Services 180 20 Legacy System Netsuite OpenAir 4Q15
NetSuite Human Care Systems, Inc. Pharmaceuticals 100 10 Legacy System Netsuite OpenAir 2Q16
NetSuite Jardine Lloyd Thompson (JLT) Australia Insurance 1200 200 Legacy System Netsuite OpenAir 2Q15
Deltek, Inc. Mace Construction 4446 2330 Legacy System Deltek Cobra 2Q15
Deltek, Inc. Blippar Marketing and Advertising 320 60 Legacy System Deltek TrafficLIVE 4Q15
Deltek, Inc. OLIVER Marketing and Advertising 450 100 Legacy System Deltek TrafficLIVE 1Q15
Deltek, Inc. Phacil, Inc Information Technology and Services 800 120 Legacy System Deltek Cobra 3Q15
Changepoint Amadeus IT Group Information Technology and Services 13000 4300 Legacy System Changepoint 3Q15

Source: Apps Run The World, August 2016

Further Readings

An expanded version of this report covers the top 25+ Project Portfolio Management Software Vendors, offering in-depth analysis of the market dynamics, vendors’ Strengths, Customers, Opportunities, Risks and Ecosystems as well as their ability to gain Shares (SCORES) within their respective space.

We also offer win-loss analysis of the quarterly wins of these top vendors and whether incumbents and upstarts pose any real threat to their standing amid shifting market requirements and user preferences.

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Research Methodology

Each year our global team of researchers conduct an annual survey of thousands of enterprise software vendors by contacting them directly on their latest quarterly and annual revenues by country, functional area, and vertical market.

We supplement their written responses with our own primary research to determine quarterly and yearly growth rates, In addition to customer wins to ascertain whether these are net new purchases or expansions of existing implementations.

Another dimension of our proactive research process is through continuous improvement of our customer database, which stores more than one million records on the enterprise software landscape of over 100,000 organizations around the world.

The database provides customer insight and contextual information on what types of enterprise software systems and other relevant technologies are they running and their propensity to invest further with their current or new suppliers as part of their overall IT transformation projects to stay competitive, fend off threats from disruptive forces, or comply with internal mandates to improve overall enterprise efficiency.

The result is a combination of supply-side data and demand-generation customer insight that allows our clients to better position themselves in anticipation of the next wave that will reshape the enterprise software marketplace for years to come.