The first table below looks at the demand for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the Aberdeen region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 14 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 5.04% 1.47% -
As % of the Business Applications category 31.58% 8.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £91.25 £12.40
% change year-on-year
-76.43% +635.88%
Business Applications Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
19 35 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 15.97% 17.16% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 25
Average daily rate £575 £493 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.75% +9.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £385 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £530 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Dynamics AX
Scotland

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

Dynamics AX Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dynamics AX across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Histogram in Aberdeen

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Dynamics AX 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 AX.

1 7 (63.64%) SQL
1 7 (63.64%) ERP
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
3 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) SAP
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) OOP
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) JD Edwards
5 2 (18.18%) MDX
5 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
6 1 (9.09%) Office 365
6 1 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (9.09%) Infor
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (9.09%) Logistics
6 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Dynamics AX 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 AX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Report Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Data Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Developer Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ERP Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) MDX
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ERP
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) OOP
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (9.09%) PMP
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) JD Edwards
4 1 (9.09%) Infor
Aberdeen
Enterprise Partners
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Aberdeen
Enterprise Partners
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago