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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 120 136 110
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -26
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 9 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.56% 2.34% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 5
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£500 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £430 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £756 £510 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £453 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £91.25
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
253 214 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.35% 7.19% 6.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 124 80
Average daily rate £425 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +85.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-46.96% -12.69%

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics AX across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics AX within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +8 8 £525 +20.00% 3
Essex - 1 £500 -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Dynamics AX
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) ERP
3 8 (47.06%) .NET
4 7 (41.18%) Java
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
4 7 (41.18%) Resource Management
5 6 (35.29%) SQL
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (29.41%) CRM
6 5 (29.41%) JD Edwards
6 5 (29.41%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
7 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
7 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (17.65%) Business Transformation
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (17.65%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (17.65%) SAP
8 3 (17.65%) Web Services
8 3 (17.65%) C#
8 3 (17.65%) Windows
8 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (11.76%) ResourceLink

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (11.76%) ResourceLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (11.76%) MySQL
5 2 (11.76%) OLAP
5 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
5 2 (11.76%) DTS
5 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.88%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (5.88%) ROLAP
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) General Ledger
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) French Language
2 1 (5.88%) German Language
2 1 (5.88%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
1 4 (23.53%) Programme Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Server Support
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
3 2 (11.76%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Junior
4 1 (5.88%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ERP
2 7 (41.18%) Resource Management
3 5 (29.41%) CRM
4 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) Business Transformation
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) Content Management
6 2 (11.76%) Information Management
6 2 (11.76%) ETL
7 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.88%) V-Model
7 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Volume Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.88%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
7 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) X++
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VB
5 1 (5.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) JD Edwards
3 3 (17.65%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (17.65%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Siebel
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle