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 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 87 94 72
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 20 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.10% 0.54% 1.32%
As % of the Business Applications category 15.15% 5.21% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 16
Median daily rate £456 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.86% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £350 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £489 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - £23.75
Dynamics AX
North West

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
132 192 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 7.27% 10.43% 10.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 83 95
Median daily rate £401 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £537 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.42% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £17.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+91.42% -44.88%

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 27 September 2016.

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Dynamics AX
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Dynamics AX Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics AX within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 3 £350 -
Dynamics AX
North West

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 26 (74.29%) Microsoft
2 15 (42.86%) ERP
3 12 (34.29%) .NET
4 10 (28.57%) Retail
5 8 (22.86%) X++
6 7 (20.00%) JD Edwards
6 7 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
7 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
7 6 (17.14%) Migration
7 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (14.29%) Oracle
8 5 (14.29%) C#
9 4 (11.43%) SQL
9 4 (11.43%) CRM
9 4 (11.43%) Data Migration
9 4 (11.43%) QA
9 4 (11.43%) Finance
9 4 (11.43%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (8.57%) Billing
10 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (8.57%) Change Management
10 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
10 3 (8.57%) B2B
11 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
11 2 (5.71%) 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 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics SL
2 1 (2.86%) SAP HCM
2 1 (2.86%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) DHCP
1 1 (2.86%) DNS
1 1 (2.86%) Firewall
1 1 (2.86%) LAN
1 1 (2.86%) SAN
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.86%) VLAN
1 1 (2.86%) WAN
1 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.71%) MorphX
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (28.57%) Retail
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
3 3 (8.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Developer
1 8 (22.86%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Architect
2 7 (20.00%) Dynamics AX Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Data Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) ERP Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) ERP Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) ERP Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Architect
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Data Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) WCF
2 2 (5.71%) WF
3 1 (2.86%) COM
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
1 1 (2.86%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) ERP
2 7 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (17.14%) Migration
3 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.43%) CRM
4 4 (11.43%) Data Migration
5 3 (8.57%) B2B
5 3 (8.57%) Change Management
5 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (5.71%) SDLC
7 1 (2.86%) Automation Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.86%) Change Control
7 1 (2.86%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.86%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (2.86%) Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) X++
2 5 (14.29%) C#
3 4 (11.43%) SQL
4 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.86%) ABAP
5 1 (2.86%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
1 1 (2.86%) ISEB
1 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) JD Edwards
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (5.71%) SAP
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.86%) Progress
5 1 (2.86%) VMware