The first table below looks at the demand for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 16 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 Liverpool 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 22 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.42% 1.32% -
As % of the Business Applications category 13.33% 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £471 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £91.25 £12.40
% change year-on-year
-76.43% +635.88%
Business Applications Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
15 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 10.64% 7.89% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 8
Average daily rate £340 £424 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.76% +41.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £423 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £463 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Dynamics AX
Merseyside

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Dynamics AX Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Dynamics AX
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft