The table below looks at the statistics for Dynamics GP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics GP over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Dynamics GP (Great Plains)
Rank 573 569 489
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -80
Contract jobs citing Dynamics GP 6 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.027% 0.044%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.15% 0.32% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 11
Average daily rate
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£370 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.62% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £334 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £349 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.37% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4030 4370 3880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.94% 8.53% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2352 2585 2097
Average daily rate £440 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 43 70
Average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.39 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.69 £55.00 £82.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £33.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -12.69%

Dynamics GP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Dynamics GP Jobs Demand Trend in England

Dynamics GP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Dynamics GP Daily Rate Trend in England

Dynamics GP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dynamics GP across the England region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Dynamics GP Daily Rate Histogram in England

Dynamics GP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Dynamics GP Hourly Rate Trend in England

Dynamics GP
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -13 3 £288 -14.81% 3
London +2 2 £375 - 5
Yorkshire - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 6
East of England - - - -
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Dynamics GP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) General Ledger
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Business Objects
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
6 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (7.69%) ERP
6 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
6 1 (7.69%) Sun
6 1 (7.69%) Exchequer
6 1 (7.69%) Sage
6 1 (7.69%) MS Office
6 1 (7.69%) SAP
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2

Dynamics GP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Business One
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (7.69%) Exchequer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) General Ledger
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Business Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) CRM Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) SAP Project Manager
6 1 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Business Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
6 1 (7.69%) SAP Manager
6 1 (7.69%) SAP Business Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) SAP Business One Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
2 2 (15.38%) CRM
2 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
2 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.69%) User Stories
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Business Development
3 1 (7.69%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Business Objects
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Sun
3 1 (7.69%) Sage
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle