The table below looks at the statistics for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 73 75 75
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 4 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.40% 0.22% 1.23%
As % of the Business Applications category 7.84% 1.74% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -3.22%
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
West Yorkshire

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

Business Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
51 115 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.05% 12.39% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 69 45
Average daily rate £419 £340 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.16% -13.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £629 £533 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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 Leeds

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

Dynamics AX Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 21 (56.76%) X++
2 20 (54.05%) Software Engineering
3 10 (27.03%) Workflow
3 10 (27.03%) Legal
4 9 (24.32%) .NET
5 7 (18.92%) Finance
5 7 (18.92%) Scrum
5 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
6 5 (13.51%) C#
6 5 (13.51%) QA
7 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Migration
7 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
7 4 (10.81%) ERP
8 3 (8.11%) CRM
8 3 (8.11%) XML
8 3 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (8.11%) WCF
9 2 (5.41%) jQuery
9 2 (5.41%) Resource Management
9 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (5.41%) LexisNexis
9 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
9 2 (5.41%) Document Management
9 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
9 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
9 2 (5.41%) SAP
9 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Intranet
2 1 (2.70%) VLAN
2 1 (2.70%) DHCP
2 1 (2.70%) VPN
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (27.03%) Legal
2 7 (18.92%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Developer
2 21 (56.76%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Software Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Consultant
4 8 (21.62%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Junior Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Junior
6 2 (5.41%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (5.41%) ERP Manager
7 1 (2.70%) IT Support
7 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (24.32%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) XML
2 3 (8.11%) WCF
3 2 (5.41%) jQuery
3 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.41%) CSS
3 2 (5.41%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Software Engineering
2 10 (27.03%) Workflow
3 7 (18.92%) Scrum
4 4 (10.81%) Migration
4 4 (10.81%) ERP
4 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
5 3 (8.11%) CRM
6 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.41%) Document Management
6 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.41%) Resource Management
6 2 (5.41%) Project Management
6 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.70%) ETL
7 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) X++
2 5 (13.51%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) PMP
1 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
1 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) JD Edwards
2 2 (5.41%) LexisNexis
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) SAP
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