The first table below looks at the demand for Dynamics GP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics GP over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics GP (Great Plains)
Rank 128 117 139
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +22
Contract jobs citing Dynamics GP 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.068% 0.20% 0.033%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.24% 3.38% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
161 148 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.50% 5.97% 7.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 58 91
Average daily rate £450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £340 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £52.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.28% +183.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Dynamics GP
South East

Dynamics GP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics GP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Dynamics GP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Dynamics GP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Dynamics GP across the Berkshire region.

Dynamics GP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Dynamics GP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics GP across the Berkshire region.

Dynamics GP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Dynamics GP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics GP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Dynamics GP
South East

Dynamics GP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Dynamics GP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Dynamics GP.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

Dynamics GP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Dynamics GP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Dynamics GP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Great Plains Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle