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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 81 78 73
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 10 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.71% 0.43% 0.82%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.33% 4.67% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 9
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£475 £481 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +20.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £466 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £496 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £478 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.50 -
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
158 107 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.25% 9.26% 12.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 47 69
Average daily rate £411 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £222 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.33 £87.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.66% -80.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -2.77%

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics AX across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics AX within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury - - - -
Dynamics AX
North West

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 16 (59.26%) Advertising
3 14 (51.85%) .NET
4 13 (48.15%) ERP
5 11 (40.74%) SQL
5 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (37.04%) X++
7 8 (29.63%) Finance
8 6 (22.22%) MorphX
9 3 (11.11%) Project Management
9 3 (11.11%) JD Edwards
9 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
9 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
9 3 (11.11%) Java
9 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 3 (11.11%) SAP
9 3 (11.11%) Resource Management
9 3 (11.11%) Logistics
10 2 (7.41%) QA
10 2 (7.41%) Retail
10 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
10 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
10 2 (7.41%) OOD
10 2 (7.41%) C#
10 2 (7.41%) Oracle
10 2 (7.41%) MS Office
10 2 (7.41%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (3.70%) MS Project

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
3 1 (3.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (37.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MorphX
General
1 16 (59.26%) Advertising
2 8 (29.63%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Consultant
4 5 (18.52%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Report Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (7.41%) ERP Project Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Business Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Programmer
8 1 (3.70%) Administrator
8 1 (3.70%) Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Programme Manager
8 1 (3.70%) ERP Manager
8 1 (3.70%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
8 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Report Writer
8 1 (3.70%) ERP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) COM
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ERP
2 3 (11.11%) Project Management
2 3 (11.11%) Resource Management
2 3 (11.11%) Logistics
3 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
3 2 (7.41%) OOD
4 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.70%) CRM
4 1 (3.70%) OOP
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) Workflow
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE
4 1 (3.70%) People Management
4 1 (3.70%) Business Development
4 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) X++
3 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 3 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) JD Edwards
2 3 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) PeopleSoft
Manchester
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