Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 6 months to 19 November 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)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 348 364 385
Rank change year-on-year +16 +21 -19
Contract jobs citing Dynamics GP 10 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.060% 0.006% 0.026%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.81% 0.074% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
South East median daily rate £385 - £425
10th Percentile £333 - £155
90th Percentile £413 - £528
England median daily rate £375 £475 £375
% change year-on-year -21.05% +26.67% -1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £23.00

Dynamics GP is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1233 1344 1522
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 7.43% 8.09% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 698 777 868
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £269 £263
90th Percentile £603 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £445 £438
% change year-on-year +6.74% +1.71% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 23
South East median hourly rate £34.43 £22.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.00% -18.18% +33.04%
10th Percentile £14.25 £10.23 £16.25
90th Percentile £61.65 £99.00 £49.95
England median hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -11.29% +12.73% +2.50%

Dynamics GP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Dynamics GP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics GP in the South East

Dynamics GP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics GP in the South East

Dynamics GP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dynamics GP in the South East

Dynamics GP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +2 8 £375 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 6 £382 -
Berkshire +10 2 £375 - 1
Middlesex - 2 £400 -
Dynamics GP
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Dynamics GP.

1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) IIS
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) Virtual Environments
4 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (60.00%) ITIL V3
4 6 (60.00%) Office 365
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (60.00%) ITIL
5 5 (50.00%) CRM
5 5 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (40.00%) ServiceNow
6 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (40.00%) Service Management
6 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 4 (40.00%) VMware
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (40.00%) ITSM
6 4 (40.00%) Linux
6 4 (40.00%) HP

Dynamics GP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (70.00%) IIS
2 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (10.00%) FRx
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (10.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) Support Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Support
4 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL V3
1 6 (60.00%) Virtual Environments
2 5 (50.00%) CRM
3 4 (40.00%) ITSM
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
4 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 3 (30.00%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
6 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) HP
1 4 (40.00%) ServiceNow
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Workday