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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 127 116 132
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 12 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.43% 0.45% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.25% 7.80% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 3
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£350 £290 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -35.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.50 -
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
192 141 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.82% 5.79% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 71 73
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £220 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 10
Average hourly rate £90.00 £28.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+213.04% -11.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 -7 6 £369 -14.98% 1
Hertfordshire +2 2 £375 -
Essex - 1 £450 -
Dynamics AX
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) ERP
3 8 (38.10%) .NET
4 7 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (28.57%) Java
5 6 (28.57%) Manufacturing
5 6 (28.57%) Resource Management
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
6 5 (23.81%) SAP
6 5 (23.81%) JD Edwards
7 4 (19.05%) BPR
7 4 (19.05%) Project Management
7 4 (19.05%) Workflow
7 4 (19.05%) Advertising
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (14.29%) ACCA
8 3 (14.29%) CIMA
8 3 (14.29%) Information Management
8 3 (14.29%) QA
8 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (14.29%) AAT
8 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (9.52%) C#
9 2 (9.52%) OLAP
9 2 (9.52%) Web Services
9 2 (9.52%) ITIL
9 2 (9.52%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) OLAP
4 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.76%) DTS
5 1 (4.76%) ROLAP
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 4 (19.05%) Advertising
4 2 (9.52%) French Language
4 2 (9.52%) German Language
4 2 (9.52%) Spanish Language
5 1 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (4.76%) General Ledger
5 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Junior
4 2 (9.52%) Junior Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 1 (4.76%) UI Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.76%) ERP Manager
5 1 (4.76%) QA Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) UI Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.76%) MDX
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) CSS3
3 1 (4.76%) Backbone.js
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) ERP
2 6 (28.57%) Resource Management
3 4 (19.05%) Workflow
3 4 (19.05%) BPR
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Information Management
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.76%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Volume Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.76%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ACCA
1 3 (14.29%) CIMA
1 3 (14.29%) AAT
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) JD Edwards
2 5 (23.81%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Siebel
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle