The table below looks at the statistics for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 48 69 69
Rank change year-on-year
+21 0
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.20% 0.33% 0.26%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.86% 6.25% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £600 £400 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £425 £464
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -8.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Business Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
35 48 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.90% 5.26% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 36
Median daily rate £500 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £473 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.50% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £32.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.45% +81.94%

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics AX within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +29 1 £600 +71.42%
Dynamics AX
North West

Dynamics AX
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) X++
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) X++