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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 142 167 197
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +30
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 15 33 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.60% 0.34%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.41% 7.07% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 18
Average daily rate £490 £513 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.39% +10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £360 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £658 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.50
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
234 467 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.70% 8.54% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 335 354
Average daily rate £500 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £21.38 £17.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.73% -66.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £17.00 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £17.00 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.06% -14.65%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016, 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 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 15 (55.56%) Finance
3 7 (25.93%) Retail
4 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 5 (18.52%) ERP
5 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.81%) Logistics
6 4 (14.81%) Legal
6 4 (14.81%) QA
7 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 3 (11.11%) Service Management
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle
7 3 (11.11%) Migration
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (7.41%) Marketing
8 2 (7.41%) Billing
8 2 (7.41%) Information Management
8 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
8 2 (7.41%) SAP
8 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
8 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
8 2 (7.41%) ETL
8 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Retail
3 4 (14.81%) Legal
4 2 (7.41%) Billing
4 2 (7.41%) Law
4 2 (7.41%) Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Consultant
1 11 (40.74%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Functional Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Dynamics AX Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (7.41%) SSAS Developer
5 2 (7.41%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (7.41%) SSRS Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Finance Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Functional Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) HR Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (18.52%) ERP
1 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (14.81%) Logistics
3 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) Service Management
3 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.41%) ETL
4 2 (7.41%) Information Management
4 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Test Management
4 2 (7.41%) Volume Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) JDA
4 1 (3.70%) RedPrairie
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