The table below looks at the statistics for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
North West / Manchester
Rank 86 73 86
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 6 28 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.45% 1.55% 0.59%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.96% 14.21% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 7
Median daily rate £438 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £272 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £555 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £468
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Business Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
121 197 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.15% 10.88% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 107 90
Median daily rate £450 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £525 £579
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +52.77%

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Dynamics AX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

Dynamics AX Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dynamics AX across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics AX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) JD Edwards
2 5 (41.67%) ERP
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) X++
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 2 (16.67%) Retail
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Logistics
6 1 (8.33%) General Ledger
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) InfoPath
6 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) French Language
3 1 (8.33%) General Ledger
3 1 (8.33%) German Language
3 1 (8.33%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ERP
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) ETL Development
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Logistics
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
1 3 (25.00%) X++
2 2 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) JD Edwards