The table below looks at the statistics for Dynamics GP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics GP over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Dynamics GP (formerly Great Plains)
Rank 607 642 626
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -16
Contract jobs citing Dynamics GP 13 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.027% 0.019%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.31% 0.33% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 7
Median daily rate £475 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4258 4605 5267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.61% 8.32% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2660 2588 3089
Median daily rate £450 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 85 43
Median hourly rate £17.50 £34.36 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.06% +43.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £17.49 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.12 £52.47 £73.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £38.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-40.64% +61.45%

Dynamics GP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Dynamics GP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

Dynamics GP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Dynamics GP
Daily Rate Trend

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

Dynamics GP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Dynamics GP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dynamics GP within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Dynamics GP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Dynamics GP
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Dynamics GP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Dynamics GP
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics GP within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +6 13 £475 +26.66% 3
London -7 13 £475 +22.58% 3
City of London - 8 £475 -
Clapham - 1 - -

Dynamics GP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics GP 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 Dynamics GP.

1 16 (84.21%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle
3 5 (26.32%) ERP
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (21.05%) Data Analytics
4 4 (21.05%) Analytics
5 3 (15.79%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (15.79%) Degree
5 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
5 3 (15.79%) Banking
5 3 (15.79%) MBA
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 3 (15.79%) SAP
6 2 (10.53%) .NET
6 2 (10.53%) MySQL
6 2 (10.53%) Sybase
6 2 (10.53%) C#
6 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
6 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (10.53%) Nagios
6 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL

Dynamics GP
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (5.26%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.53%) Sybase ASE
3 2 (10.53%) Sybase IQ
4 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 16 (84.21%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.26%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Data Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Data Migration Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Migration Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) ERP Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) ERP Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft BI Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Migration Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Migration Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Data Migration Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ERP
2 4 (21.05%) Analytics
2 4 (21.05%) Data Analytics
3 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Cash Management
5 1 (5.26%) Change Control
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (5.26%) ETL
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.53%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
1 3 (15.79%) MBA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Nagios
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) SAP
4 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (10.53%) Sybase
5 1 (5.26%) CODA