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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 75 75 85
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 15 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.09% 0.59% 0.51%
As % of the Business Applications category 11.19% 5.79% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 6
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£425 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +2.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £53.75 £42.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year
+27.97% +366.66%
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
134 121 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.75% 10.22% 12.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 53 89
Average daily rate £385 £351 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -12.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £271 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £586
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 1
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £87.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+32.22% -35.71%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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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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
Bolton - - - -
Bury - - - -
Dynamics AX
North West

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) Advertising
3 13 (41.94%) Finance
4 12 (38.71%) ERP
5 10 (32.26%) .NET
6 9 (29.03%) SQL
6 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (29.03%) X++
7 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (16.13%) MorphX
8 5 (16.13%) Logistics
9 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
9 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (9.68%) QA
10 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
11 2 (6.45%) CRM
11 2 (6.45%) OOD
11 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
11 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
11 2 (6.45%) C#
11 2 (6.45%) MS Office
11 2 (6.45%) Project Management
11 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (6.45%) Retail
11 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
12 1 (3.23%) Legal
12 1 (3.23%) Migration
12 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MorphX
General
1 15 (48.39%) Advertising
2 13 (41.94%) Finance
3 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.45%) Retail
5 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) Business Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (6.45%) ERP Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Report Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Report Writer
6 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.23%) Change Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Microsoft Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) ERP
2 5 (16.13%) Logistics
3 2 (6.45%) OOD
3 2 (6.45%) Project Management
3 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
3 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.45%) CRM
4 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.23%) Data Management
4 1 (3.23%) OOP
4 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.23%) Workflow
4 1 (3.23%) Migration
4 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE
4 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) Business Development
4 1 (3.23%) Resource Management
4 1 (3.23%) BPMN
4 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
1 9 (29.03%) X++
2 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
2 2 (6.45%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) JD Edwards
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (3.23%) SAP
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