The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Dynamics GP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Dynamics GP over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Dynamics GP (formerly Great Plains)
UK / England
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 571 633 604
Rank change year-on-year +62 -29  
Contract jobs citing Dynamics GP 11 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.026% 0.008% 0.014%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.31% 0.098% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 7
Median daily rate £275 £525 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.61% +50.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £525 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £525 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 - £288
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 - -

Dynamics GP is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3568 4094 4219
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.34% 7.97% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2117 2545 2419
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £598 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 39 29
Median hourly rate £33.75 £23.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.73% -23.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.48 £9.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.90 £48.20 £60.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.89 £27.50 £29.42
% change year-on-year +41.40% -6.51%  

Dynamics GP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Dynamics GP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics GP in England

Dynamics GP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics GP in England

Dynamics GP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics GP in England over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics GP in England

Dynamics GP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dynamics GP in England

Dynamics GP
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. 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 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
South East - 4 £150 -
London +28 3 £375 -28.57% 6
East of England - 3 £250 -
Yorkshire +21 1 £300 - 2
Dynamics GP
UK

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Dynamics GP.

1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (60.00%) CRM
2 12 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (30.00%) ERP
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (25.00%) Degree
7 4 (20.00%) Project Management
8 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle
8 3 (15.00%) JD Edwards
8 3 (15.00%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (15.00%) SAP
8 3 (15.00%) Windows
8 3 (15.00%) SQL
8 3 (15.00%) IIS
8 3 (15.00%) Time Management
8 3 (15.00%) Data Conversion
8 3 (15.00%) QA
8 3 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (15.00%) Dynamics SL
8 3 (15.00%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (15.00%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (15.00%) Practice Management
8 3 (15.00%) General Ledger
8 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008

Dynamics GP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (15.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (15.00%) Dynamics SL
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (5.00%) Changepoint
3 1 (5.00%) FRx
3 1 (5.00%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Network Security
1 2 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.00%) QlikView
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
1 7 (35.00%) Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Functional Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Support Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Officer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support
4 2 (10.00%) Server Support
4 2 (10.00%) Support Officer
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server Support
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 1 (5.00%) CRM Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Great Plains Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) WAP
2 1 (5.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) CCTV
2 2 (10.00%) EPoS
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) CRM
2 6 (30.00%) ERP
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (15.00%) Data Conversion
4 3 (15.00%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) IT Strategy
4 3 (15.00%) Practice Management
4 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (15.00%) Time Management
4 3 (15.00%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) VBScript
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
2 2 (10.00%) MCTS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) IFS
2 3 (15.00%) JD Edwards
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) PeopleSoft
2 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (15.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) Adobe
3 2 (10.00%) Apple
3 2 (10.00%) Sophos
4 1 (5.00%) Cognos
4 1 (5.00%) Tableau
South Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North East
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago