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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 62 59 62
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 11 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.32% 0.39% 0.37%
As % of the Business Applications category 17.74% 5.45% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 1
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£425 £463 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +23.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +196.29%
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
62 55 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.42% 7.20% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 22 14
Average daily rate £390 £375 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £9.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +376.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.69 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+78.06% -21.91%

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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 -3 8 £388 -13.88% 2
Dynamics AX
East of England

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 12 (63.16%) .NET
3 10 (52.63%) ERP
4 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (31.58%) C#
6 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
6 5 (26.32%) Advertising
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
7 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (15.79%) SAP
8 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
8 3 (15.79%) Information Management
9 2 (10.53%) Migration
9 2 (10.53%) JD Edwards
9 2 (10.53%) Java
9 2 (10.53%) Oracle
9 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
9 2 (10.53%) Marketing
9 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
9 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
9 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (10.53%) General Ledger
10 1 (5.26%) Logistics
10 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
10 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (5.26%) Dynamics GP
10 1 (5.26%) Degree

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MorphX
General
1 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
1 5 (26.32%) Advertising
2 2 (10.53%) General Ledger
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Business Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) IT Director
7 1 (5.26%) Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) Functional Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
2 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) ERP
2 3 (15.79%) Information Management
3 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
3 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Volume Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) V-Model
4 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) JD Edwards
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Siebel