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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 131 116 138
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +22
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 17 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.54% 0.25% 0.097%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.56% 3.82% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 1
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£400 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £434 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.05% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £40.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-42.50% +196.29%
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
259 157 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.26% 6.60% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 82 71
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £272 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Average hourly rate £26.50 £40.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.75% +86.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £26.25 £14.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.30 £45.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £17.69 £22.66
% change year-on-year
+78.06% -21.91%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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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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 +3 12 £409 -11.62% 6
Hertfordshire -14 1 - -
Suffolk - - - -
Dynamics AX
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (54.17%) .NET
3 11 (45.83%) ERP
4 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (33.33%) SAP
6 6 (25.00%) C#
6 6 (25.00%) Oracle
7 5 (20.83%) SQL
7 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
7 5 (20.83%) Advertising
8 4 (16.67%) Change Management
8 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 4 (16.67%) Finance
8 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 3 (12.50%) Information Management
9 3 (12.50%) Java
9 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 3 (12.50%) JD Edwards
9 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (12.50%) Resource Management
9 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
10 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
10 2 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
10 2 (8.33%) Migration
10 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (4.17%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MorphX
General
1 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
1 5 (20.83%) Advertising
2 4 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) General Ledger
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Analyst
3 9 (37.50%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Business Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Business Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) IT Business Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) IT Director
8 1 (4.17%) Programmer
8 1 (4.17%) Functional Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) UI Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (4.17%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.17%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) CSS3
3 1 (4.17%) Backbone.js
3 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) ERP
2 4 (16.67%) Change Management
2 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 3 (12.50%) Information Management
3 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.17%) V-Model
5 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.17%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Volume Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Logistics
5 1 (4.17%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) C#
2 5 (20.83%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
1 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) SAP
3 6 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (12.50%) JD Edwards
5 1 (4.17%) Siebel