The table below looks at the statistics for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 40 56 36
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -20
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 5 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.37% 0.99% 2.46%
As % of the Business Applications category 13.89% 9.43% 25.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 11
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £347 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £424
% change year-on-year
-5.45% +6.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - £23.00
Dynamics AX
Cambridgeshire

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

Business Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
36 53 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.89% 10.45% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 41 32
Median daily rate £438 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £562
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+68.88% -25.00%

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 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 27 July 2016.

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) JD Edwards
2 6 (75.00%) ERP
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Ajax
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (25.00%) MySQL
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) Legal
6 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
6 2 (25.00%) ETL
6 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (25.00%) ISEB

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (12.50%) MSTest
2 1 (12.50%) NUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) TestDirector
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) Ajax
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) LINQ
5 1 (12.50%) WCF
5 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ERP
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Validation
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) Predictive Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Logistics
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) X++
5 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle