The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 14 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 4 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 6.15% 7.81% -
As % of the Business Applications category 25.00% 38.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Average daily rate
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- £525 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £423 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -6.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £21.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Business Applications Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
16 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 24.62% 20.31% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 11
Average daily rate £320 £500 £424
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +17.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £400 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £36.25 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-37.92% -4.11%

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (80.00%) X++
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) VBA
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) Lync
4 1 (20.00%) PowerPivot
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) FRx
4 1 (20.00%) Resource Management

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) FRx
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Power View
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Report Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) X++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards