The table below looks at the statistics for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 117 131 126
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 12 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.47% 0.55% 0.67%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.51% 5.54% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 17
Median daily rate £400 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £538 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £424
% change year-on-year
-5.45% +6.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - £23.00
Dynamics AX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Business Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
266 307 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.45% 9.87% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 200 175
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £180 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £417
% change year-on-year
- +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Median hourly rate £41.25 £32.50 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +46.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.55 £29.30 £21.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.55 £116.50 £27.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+68.88% -25.00%

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 East of England

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dynamics AX across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Dynamics AX
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics AX across the East of England region.

Dynamics AX Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics AX within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +11 7 £400 +2.56% 3
Norfolk - 4 £475 - 3
Essex +2 1 £475 +58.33%
Dynamics AX
England

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 14 (51.85%) ERP
3 13 (48.15%) JD Edwards
4 12 (44.44%) .NET
5 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
6 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 9 (33.33%) SQL
6 9 (33.33%) C#
6 9 (33.33%) Finance
7 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
8 7 (25.93%) XML
8 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (25.93%) X++
9 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
10 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
10 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
10 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
10 5 (18.52%) Degree
10 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (18.52%) jQuery
10 5 (18.52%) Automation Testing
11 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
11 4 (14.81%) General Ledger
11 4 (14.81%) Migration
12 3 (11.11%) MVC
12 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
12 3 (11.11%) ISEB
12 3 (11.11%) HTML
12 3 (11.11%) Oracle

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.70%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (3.70%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DHCP
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
1 1 (3.70%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.41%) Data Mining
4 2 (7.41%) MySQL
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
2 2 (7.41%) MSTest
2 2 (7.41%) NUnit
2 2 (7.41%) Selenium
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.70%) MorphX
3 1 (3.70%) TestDirector
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) General Ledger
3 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.41%) Legal
5 1 (3.70%) Advertising
5 1 (3.70%) Billing
5 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Test Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Dynamics AX Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Integration Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Trainer
5 1 (3.70%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) .NET
2 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (25.93%) XML
4 5 (18.52%) jQuery
5 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 3 (11.11%) Ajax
5 3 (11.11%) CSS
5 3 (11.11%) HTML
6 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (7.41%) WCF
6 2 (7.41%) Web Services
6 2 (7.41%) WPF
6 2 (7.41%) XSLT
7 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (3.70%) LINQ
7 1 (3.70%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) User Experience
1 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.70%) e-Learning
2 1 (3.70%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) ERP
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Automation Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Migration
4 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
5 3 (11.11%) CRM
5 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 3 (11.11%) MVC
6 2 (7.41%) Analytics
6 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Data Validation
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL
6 2 (7.41%) Predictive Analytics
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
6 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
6 2 (7.41%) V-Model
6 2 (7.41%) Web Development
6 2 (7.41%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) C#
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) X++
3 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) C
4 1 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) ISEB
3 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 13 (48.15%) JD Edwards
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) Nintex
4 2 (7.41%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) Cognos
5 1 (3.70%) IBM