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 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 88 75 68
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 9 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 0.55% 0.63%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.25% 4.29% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 5
Average daily rate
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£500 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £420 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £580 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £91.25
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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
144 163 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.81% 12.82% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 77 33
Average daily rate £450 £365 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -27.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £263 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £645
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £408 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.29% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £15.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-46.96% -12.69%

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 30 March 2015.

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 13 (68.42%) ERP
2 11 (57.89%) .NET
3 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) JD Edwards
4 7 (36.84%) Java
4 7 (36.84%) Resource Management
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle
5 5 (26.32%) Finance
6 4 (21.05%) Advertising
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (21.05%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (21.05%) SAP
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
7 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (15.79%) X++
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) SOA
7 3 (15.79%) CRM
7 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
7 3 (15.79%) Project Management
7 3 (15.79%) Migration
7 3 (15.79%) E-business
8 2 (10.53%) UML
8 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
8 2 (10.53%) MorphX
8 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
9 1 (5.26%) Retail

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MorphX
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Developer
1 4 (21.05%) Consultant
1 4 (21.05%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Project Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.26%) ERP Manager
4 1 (5.26%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Report Developer
4 1 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) IT Programme Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) ERP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.26%) COM
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) ERP
2 7 (36.84%) Resource Management
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
3 3 (15.79%) CRM
3 3 (15.79%) SOA
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) E-business
4 2 (10.53%) UML
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.26%) Business Transformation
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Workflow
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) X++
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) JD Edwards
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 4 (21.05%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (21.05%) SAP
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