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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
London / City of London
Rank 123 137 173
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +36
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 32 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.09% 0.33% 0.35%
As % of the Business Applications category 15.24% 4.18% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 18
Median daily rate £360 £481 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.19% -1.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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 City of London region.

Business Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
210 239 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.16% 7.83% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 161 332
Median daily rate £425 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £323 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £639 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £42.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.17% +142.85%

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
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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 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 City of London region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 33 (97.06%) Microsoft
2 27 (79.41%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (79.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (67.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (67.65%) ERP
4 21 (61.76%) SharePoint
5 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
5 20 (58.82%) Finance
6 19 (55.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (52.94%) Dynamics CRM
7 18 (52.94%) CRM
8 17 (50.00%) C#
9 16 (47.06%) IIS
9 16 (47.06%) Web Services
9 16 (47.06%) Windows
9 16 (47.06%) Scrum
9 16 (47.06%) BizTalk Server
9 16 (47.06%) Logistics
9 16 (47.06%) JIRA
9 16 (47.06%) TDD
9 16 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (47.06%) PaaS
9 16 (47.06%) WCF
9 16 (47.06%) IaaS
10 14 (41.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (26.47%) ETL
13 6 (17.65%) SQL
14 5 (14.71%) COM

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 21 (61.76%) SharePoint
2 16 (47.06%) BizTalk Server
2 16 (47.06%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (52.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (67.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (47.06%) IaaS
2 16 (47.06%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (79.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
3 16 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (41.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (41.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (14.71%) Power BI
7 1 (2.94%) Data Lake
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 19 (55.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (47.06%) JIRA
3 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (58.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Developer
2 21 (61.76%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 16 (47.06%) Microsoft Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Business Developer
6 5 (14.71%) Azure Developer
6 5 (14.71%) SSAS Developer
6 5 (14.71%) SSIS Developer
6 5 (14.71%) SSRS Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Analyst
7 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Administrator
9 2 (5.88%) Consultant
9 2 (5.88%) Data Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Dynamics AX Consultant
10 1 (2.94%) Applications Support
10 1 (2.94%) ERP Support
10 1 (2.94%) ETL Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) SQL Data Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) WCF
1 16 (47.06%) Web Services
2 5 (14.71%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (67.65%) ERP
3 18 (52.94%) CRM
4 16 (47.06%) Logistics
4 16 (47.06%) Scrum
4 16 (47.06%) TDD
5 9 (26.47%) ETL
6 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.82%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) Data Management
7 2 (5.88%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (5.88%) ETL Development
7 2 (5.88%) Information Management
7 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.88%) UML
8 1 (2.94%) Data Architecture
8 1 (2.94%) Data Mapping
8 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.88%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (97.06%) Microsoft