The table below looks at the statistics for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 67 53 64
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 10 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.23% 1.87% 0.54%
As % of the Business Applications category 12.50% 17.05% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 3
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£400 £393 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% -17.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £318 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £424 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £21.50 -
Dynamics AX
East of England

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

Business Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
80 88 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 9.84% 10.95% 7.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 52 30
Average daily rate £413 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £28.50 £21.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.11% -39.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -11.30%

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Dynamics AX Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dynamics AX across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Dynamics AX
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics AX across the Cambridgeshire region.

Dynamics AX Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics AX within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -13 4 £453 +29.28%
Peterborough - 1 £450 -
Dynamics AX
East of England

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) ERP
3 7 (50.00%) Resource Management
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) .NET
4 6 (42.86%) JD Edwards
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) IIS
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 3 (21.43%) C#
7 3 (21.43%) XML
7 3 (21.43%) CRM
7 3 (21.43%) Degree
7 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (14.29%) WPF
8 2 (14.29%) jQuery
8 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (14.29%) ResourceLink
8 2 (14.29%) Content Management
8 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (14.29%) RDBMS

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (21.43%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (14.29%) ResourceLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) NUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
1 1 (7.14%) MSTest
1 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Consultant
1 3 (21.43%) Developer
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Server Support
2 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 2 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) WPF
4 2 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) Ajax
5 1 (7.14%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ERP
2 7 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Logistics
5 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Web Testing
5 1 (7.14%) V-Model
5 1 (7.14%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) JD Edwards
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.14%) Nintex