The table below looks at the statistics for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 71 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 1 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 2.05% 1.20%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.06% 19.23% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 6
Median daily rate £538 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +2.56%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £415
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +4.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - £23.00
Dynamics AX
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Business Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
94 78 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.02% 10.68% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 49 55
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £288 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £23.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+52.17% -23.33%

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Dynamics AX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

Dynamics AX Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Dynamics AX
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics AX 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 4 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Advertising
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (25.00%) X++
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Automotive

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Report Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SSRS Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) X++
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft