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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 88 91 66
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -25
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 18 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.97% 0.31% 1.46%
As % of the Business Applications category 12.16% 2.69% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 14
Median daily rate £425 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £610 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.45% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - £23.00
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
148 186 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.00% 11.53% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 83 86
Median daily rate £400 £440 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +21.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £700 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £422
% change year-on-year
- +0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+68.88% -26.82%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 27 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (41.67%) ERP
3 12 (33.33%) .NET
4 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 9 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (22.22%) Retail
5 8 (22.22%) Oracle
5 8 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
6 7 (19.44%) Migration
7 5 (13.89%) Change Management
7 5 (13.89%) JD Edwards
7 5 (13.89%) C#
7 5 (13.89%) SQL
7 5 (13.89%) Data Migration
7 5 (13.89%) X++
8 4 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (11.11%) QA
8 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
8 4 (11.11%) CRM
8 4 (11.11%) SAP
8 4 (11.11%) Finance
9 3 (8.33%) B2B
9 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (8.33%) Billing
9 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (5.56%) MorphX

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 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.78%) SAP HCM
3 1 (2.78%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) DHCP
1 1 (2.78%) DNS
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) LAN
1 1 (2.78%) SAN
1 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.78%) VLAN
1 1 (2.78%) WAN
1 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.56%) MorphX
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (22.22%) Retail
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Billing
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Architect
1 9 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Architect
2 8 (22.22%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Data Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.11%) ERP Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) ERP Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) ERP Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) WCF
2 2 (5.56%) WF
3 1 (2.78%) COM
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
1 1 (2.78%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) ERP
2 9 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 7 (19.44%) Migration
5 5 (13.89%) Change Management
5 5 (13.89%) Data Migration
6 4 (11.11%) CRM
7 3 (8.33%) B2B
7 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.56%) ETL
8 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.56%) Programme Governance
8 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.56%) SDLC
9 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.78%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (2.78%) ITIL
9 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) C#
1 5 (13.89%) SQL
1 5 (13.89%) X++
2 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.78%) ABAP
3 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ISEB
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle
3 5 (13.89%) JD Edwards
4 4 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix
5 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.78%) Progress
5 1 (2.78%) VMware