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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 176 186 190
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 2 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.81% 3.87% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 18
Median daily rate £600 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.12% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £428
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - £23.00
Dynamics AX
London

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
246 413 556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.07% 7.68% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 277 379
Median daily rate £450 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £252 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £579
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £32.50 £34.50 £32.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +7.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £17.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+108.57% -44.44%

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) ETL
5 2 (14.29%) Legal
5 2 (14.29%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Volume Testing
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (14.29%) Retail
5 2 (14.29%) Billing
6 1 (7.14%) Logistics
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) SWOT Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) QA

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Billing
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
1 5 (35.71%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Functional Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) SSIS Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SSRS Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SSAS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Implementation Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) QA Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (14.29%) Change Management
2 2 (14.29%) CRM
2 2 (14.29%) ETL
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Volume Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
3 1 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) ERP
3 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Logistics
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Test Management
3 1 (7.14%) UML
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) hybris
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) SAP