The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the City of London region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 189 187 204
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 21 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.29% 2.29% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 16
Average daily rate £463 £500 £530
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £370 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £800 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £91.25 £12.40
% change year-on-year
-76.43% +635.88%
Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
489 568 564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.56% 9.15% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 398 365
Average daily rate £450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Average hourly rate £50.00 £12.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+316.66% -76.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £11.60 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.25 £30.75 £56.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Dynamics AX
London

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014, 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 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 26 (66.67%) Finance
3 10 (25.64%) CRM
3 10 (25.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 9 (23.08%) ERP
4 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 7 (17.95%) SQL
5 7 (17.95%) .NET
5 7 (17.95%) Advertising
6 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
7 5 (12.82%) C#
7 5 (12.82%) Project Management
7 5 (12.82%) Degree
8 4 (10.26%) X++
8 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
8 4 (10.26%) SAP
8 4 (10.26%) Retail
9 3 (7.69%) SAP CO
9 3 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
9 3 (7.69%) Oracle
9 3 (7.69%) SAP FI
9 3 (7.69%) Performance Testing
9 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (5.13%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 9 (23.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (7.69%) SAP FI
2 3 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (7.69%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (2.56%) Agresso
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.56%) OLAP
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MorphX
1 2 (5.13%) Selenium
1 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Advertising
3 4 (10.26%) Retail
4 2 (5.13%) Private Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.13%) Front Office
4 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.56%) Law
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Analyst
2 9 (23.08%) Consultant
3 8 (20.51%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 7 (17.95%) Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Programme Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Change Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 3 (7.69%) CRM Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Report Developer
7 2 (5.13%) CRM Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) CRM Business Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Lead Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Microsoft Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) .NET
2 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.13%) HTML5
3 2 (5.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) CRM
2 9 (23.08%) ERP
3 5 (12.82%) Project Management
4 4 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (7.69%) Performance Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.13%) Low Latency
6 2 (5.13%) Change Management
6 2 (5.13%) Migration
6 2 (5.13%) Scrum
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.56%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) Logistics
7 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.56%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.56%) Automation Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) C#
3 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.26%) X++
4 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) MCT
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) SAP
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.56%) CODA
4 1 (2.56%) Baan
4 1 (2.56%) JD Edwards
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Rate: £400 - £440 per day + Negotiable
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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Rate: £550 - £600 per day
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Rate: £525 - £550 per day
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Rate: £425 - £475 per day
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