The table below looks at the statistics for Dynamics GP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics GP over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Dynamics GP (Great Plains)
Rank 576 536 525
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -11
Contract jobs citing Dynamics GP 7 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.035% 0.031%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.15% 0.39% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 11
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£365 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £203 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.23% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50

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
4581 4405 3972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.98% 9.15% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2623 2273 1903
Average daily rate £425 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 64 55
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.42 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.53% -6.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £61.15 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +6.47%

Dynamics GP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics GP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 24 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 30 January 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
England -26 7 £365 +8.14% 33
London -7 5 £375 +7.14% 8
North West - 1 - - 5
Cheshire - 1 - - 1
Essex - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
City of London - - - - 5
South East - - - - 4
South Wales - - - - 2
Wales - - - - 2
Manchester - - - - 4
Sheffield - - - -
Southampton - - - - 1
Warrington - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - - 2
Cambridgeshire - - - - 2
East of England - - - - 3
Cardiff - - - - 2
Colchester - - - -
Hungerford - - - -

Dynamics GP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (30.77%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) ETL
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 2 (15.38%) SOAP
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) Business Objects
6 2 (15.38%) C#
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (15.38%) Middleware
7 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.69%) Advertising

Dynamics GP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Business One
3 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (7.69%) Exchequer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.69%) MS Access
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Applications Support
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Excel Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.69%) VBA Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Business Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Business One Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Excel VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 2 (15.38%) SOAP
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) ETL
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.69%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Business Objects
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) Sun
4 1 (7.69%) Sage
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