The first table below looks at the demand for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Cambridge 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 38 36 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 11 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.25% 1.08% 0.45%
As % of the Business Applications category 26.19% 14.81% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 - £12.00
Business Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
42 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.59% 7.30% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 19 5
Average daily rate £425 £345 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.18% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £275 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £425 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -30.43%
Dynamics AX
Cambridgeshire

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Dynamics AX Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dynamics AX across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Dynamics AX
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (38.46%) Advertising
3 5 (38.46%) ERP
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
5 3 (23.08%) Information Management
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) C#
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
6 2 (15.38%) Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) General Ledger
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
7 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (7.69%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (7.69%) X++
7 1 (7.69%) MorphX
7 1 (7.69%) CRM
7 1 (7.69%) SAP
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MorphX
General
1 5 (38.46%) Advertising
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) IT Director
5 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ERP
2 3 (23.08%) Information Management
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
3 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) X++
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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