The table below looks at the statistics for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 182 183 196
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 16 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.33% 0.41%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.02% 3.68% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 28
Average daily rate
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£488 £475 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £588 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £453 £434 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +2.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -42.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
398 517 627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.41% 8.89% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 361 432
Average daily rate £475 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £363 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £580 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Average hourly rate £34.50 £32.03 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.71% +113.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £29.08 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £32.82 £19.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.64 £31.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.30% +80.00%

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Dynamics AX Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 33 (66.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (38.00%) ERP
3 18 (36.00%) Finance
4 9 (18.00%) X++
4 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
4 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (16.00%) Logistics
5 8 (16.00%) SQL
6 7 (14.00%) .NET
6 7 (14.00%) CRM
6 7 (14.00%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (14.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (12.00%) Advertising
7 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
8 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (10.00%) Retail
8 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (8.00%) Procure-to-pay
9 4 (8.00%) JD Edwards
9 4 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.00%) MCT
10 3 (6.00%) Oracle
10 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
10 3 (6.00%) C#
10 3 (6.00%) SAP
10 3 (6.00%) Programme Management

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.00%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (14.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (4.00%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.00%) OLAP
4 2 (4.00%) OLTP
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MorphX
2 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (36.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Advertising
3 5 (10.00%) Retail
4 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.00%) Law
5 2 (4.00%) Legal
6 1 (2.00%) Billing
6 1 (2.00%) French Language
6 1 (2.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Developer
2 11 (22.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Consultant
4 7 (14.00%) Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 5 (10.00%) Functional Consultant
6 4 (8.00%) Business Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Programme Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Trainer
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Trainer
7 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Report Developer
7 3 (6.00%) ERP Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Tester
9 1 (2.00%) Test Manager
9 1 (2.00%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) MDX
2 1 (2.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) ERP
2 8 (16.00%) Logistics
3 7 (14.00%) CRM
4 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.00%) Procure-to-pay
6 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.00%) Change Management
7 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.00%) Migration
7 2 (4.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.00%) Transition Management
8 1 (2.00%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.00%) Coaching
8 1 (2.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) X++
2 8 (16.00%) SQL
3 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.00%) C#
4 1 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) MCT
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) ACCA
2 1 (2.00%) CIMA
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 33 (66.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) JD Edwards
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) SAP
4 2 (4.00%) TOWER Software