The first table below looks at the demand for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 356 393 400
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +7
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 212 129 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.92% 3.41% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 77 99
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £306 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £21.50 £91.25 £12.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.43% +635.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £91.25 £12.40
% change year-on-year
-76.43% +635.88%
Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4305 3779 4925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.38% 8.75% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2544 2049 2548
Average daily rate £425 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 72 68
Average hourly rate £27.00 £37.80 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +68.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £13.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £75.75 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Dynamics AX
UK

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics AX across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Dynamics AX Jobs Demand Trend in England

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Trend in England

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dynamics AX across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Histogram in England

Dynamics AX
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Dynamics AX Hourly Rate Trend in England

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +9 77 £425 +3.65% 69
Yorkshire +12 33 £423 -0.58% 28
West Midlands -11 32 £415 -7.77% 23
North West -3 22 £500 - 24
South East -28 20 £500 +17.64% 27
South West -21 8 £361 +20.41% 21
East Midlands -12 4 £448 -5.78% 6
East of England -32 4 £450 +9.09% 7
Midlands - 1 £375 -
North East - - - - 5
Dynamics AX
UK

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 214 (56.46%) Microsoft
2 177 (46.70%) ERP
3 117 (30.87%) Finance
4 100 (26.39%) .NET
5 92 (24.27%) SAP
6 72 (19.00%) JD Edwards
7 68 (17.94%) Resource Management
8 67 (17.68%) Java
9 64 (16.89%) CRM
9 64 (16.89%) Dynamics CRM
10 62 (16.36%) MS Excel
11 59 (15.57%) Logistics
12 49 (12.93%) X++
13 42 (11.08%) SQL
14 41 (10.82%) Manufacturing
15 37 (9.76%) Oracle
16 35 (9.23%) SQL Server
16 35 (9.23%) Project Management
16 35 (9.23%) User Acceptance Testing
17 33 (8.71%) Retail
18 32 (8.44%) SharePoint
19 29 (7.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 29 (7.65%) Migration
20 27 (7.12%) JavaScript
21 26 (6.86%) Advertising
22 25 (6.60%) Data Migration
23 24 (6.33%) PRINCE2
24 23 (6.07%) C#
24 23 (6.07%) HTML
25 21 (5.54%) CSS

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 32 (8.44%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.11%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (1.85%) Adobe CQ
4 6 (1.58%) CMS
5 4 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.53%) Drupal
6 2 (0.53%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.53%) Alfresco
6 2 (0.53%) TeamSite
6 2 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.53%) Liferay
7 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.26%) WordPress
7 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 62 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.37%) MS Office
3 8 (2.11%) MS Project
4 5 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 64 (16.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (3.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (2.37%) Dynamics GP
4 8 (2.11%) Agresso
5 5 (1.32%) SAP FI
5 5 (1.32%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (1.32%) SAP CO
6 4 (1.06%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.79%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 3 (0.79%) JDE World
8 2 (0.53%) OpenLink RightAngle
8 2 (0.53%) Aligne
8 2 (0.53%) Endur
8 2 (0.53%) Tridion
8 2 (0.53%) ZaiNet
9 1 (0.26%) Maximo
9 1 (0.26%) CODA-Financials
9 1 (0.26%) Dynamics SL
9 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.53%) HTTP
2 1 (0.26%) VPN
2 1 (0.26%) DNS
2 1 (0.26%) Intranet
2 1 (0.26%) Internet
2 1 (0.26%) Extranet
2 1 (0.26%) Wireless
2 1 (0.26%) VLAN
2 1 (0.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (5.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.79%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.79%) OLAP
7 2 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.53%) MySQL
7 2 (0.53%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.26%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.26%) MS Access
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (5.01%) MorphX
2 5 (1.32%) Subversion
3 3 (0.79%) Selenium
3 3 (0.79%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.79%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.79%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (0.79%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.53%) CruiseControl
4 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.53%) Maven
4 2 (0.53%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 117 (30.87%) Finance
2 41 (10.82%) Manufacturing
3 33 (8.71%) Retail
4 26 (6.86%) Advertising
5 9 (2.37%) Legal
6 6 (1.58%) Marketing
7 3 (0.79%) Automotive
8 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.53%) Front Office
8 2 (0.53%) Back Office
8 2 (0.53%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.53%) Private Banking
8 2 (0.53%) Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Billing
9 1 (0.26%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.26%) German Language
9 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.26%) Law
9 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 91 (24.01%) Developer
2 89 (23.48%) Consultant
3 69 (18.21%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 48 (12.66%) Analyst
5 39 (10.29%) Project Manager
6 38 (10.03%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 32 (8.44%) Architect
8 25 (6.60%) Business Analyst
8 25 (6.60%) Microsoft Consultant
9 23 (6.07%) Functional Consultant
10 20 (5.28%) Front-End Developer
11 19 (5.01%) Solutions Architect
12 16 (4.22%) Microsoft Developer
13 14 (3.69%) JavaScript Developer
13 14 (3.69%) ERP Manager
13 14 (3.69%) Administrator
14 10 (2.64%) ERP Project Manager
15 9 (2.37%) Tester
15 9 (2.37%) Programme Manager
16 8 (2.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (26.39%) .NET
2 23 (6.07%) HTML
3 21 (5.54%) CSS
4 16 (4.22%) ASP.NET
5 14 (3.69%) Backbone.js
5 14 (3.69%) AngularJS
6 12 (3.17%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (2.11%) Web Services
8 7 (1.85%) EDI
8 7 (1.85%) WCF
8 7 (1.85%) HTML5
9 6 (1.58%) jQuery
9 6 (1.58%) Ajax
10 5 (1.32%) Middleware
10 5 (1.32%) CSS3
11 4 (1.06%) XML
11 4 (1.06%) JSP
12 3 (0.79%) Semantic HTML
13 2 (0.53%) J2EE
14 1 (0.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (2.11%) FMCG
2 6 (1.58%) N-Tier
3 4 (1.06%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.53%) Replication
4 2 (0.53%) PMI
4 2 (0.53%) EPoS
4 2 (0.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.53%) iSeries
5 1 (0.26%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.26%) Semantic Web
5 1 (0.26%) AS400
5 1 (0.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.26%) Clustering
5 1 (0.26%) Tandem
5 1 (0.26%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (1.58%) Windows
2 4 (1.06%) Windows XP
2 4 (1.06%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.26%) Linux
3 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (46.70%) ERP
2 68 (17.94%) Resource Management
3 64 (16.89%) CRM
4 59 (15.57%) Logistics
5 35 (9.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 35 (9.23%) Project Management
6 29 (7.65%) Migration
7 25 (6.60%) Data Migration
8 24 (6.33%) PRINCE2
9 16 (4.22%) E-Commerce
9 16 (4.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (3.69%) Change Management
10 14 (3.69%) Test Scripting
10 14 (3.69%) Data Analysis
11 12 (3.17%) Business Analysis
11 12 (3.17%) Programme Management
12 11 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (2.64%) Data Modelling
13 10 (2.64%) Change Control
14 9 (2.37%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 67 (17.68%) Java
2 49 (12.93%) X++
3 42 (11.08%) SQL
4 27 (7.12%) JavaScript
5 23 (6.07%) C#
6 6 (1.58%) PHP
7 4 (1.06%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.79%) C
9 2 (0.53%) PHP5
10 1 (0.26%) Perl
10 1 (0.26%) VB
10 1 (0.26%) RPG
Qualifications
1 15 (3.96%) Degree
2 9 (2.37%) PMI Certification
3 7 (1.85%) PMP
4 5 (1.32%) ISEB
5 4 (1.06%) HNC
5 4 (1.06%) ACCA
5 4 (1.06%) CIMA
5 4 (1.06%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.26%) MCT
8 1 (0.26%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.90%) QA
2 2 (0.53%) EMIR
2 2 (0.53%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (1.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (1.58%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.26%) SAP Afaria
3 1 (0.26%) MOM
3 1 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.26%) WSUS
3 1 (0.26%) SCCM
3 1 (0.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 214 (56.46%) Microsoft
2 92 (24.27%) SAP
3 72 (19.00%) JD Edwards
4 37 (9.76%) Oracle
5 6 (1.58%) CODA
5 6 (1.58%) Baan
6 5 (1.32%) Adobe
6 5 (1.32%) Infor
7 4 (1.06%) PeopleSoft
7 4 (1.06%) McAfee
8 3 (0.79%) Northgate
9 2 (0.53%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.53%) Apple
9 2 (0.53%) Brady
9 2 (0.53%) Triple Point
9 2 (0.53%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.53%) OpenLink
9 2 (0.53%) ATG
9 2 (0.53%) Murex
10 1 (0.26%) HP
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