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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 77 81 75
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 30 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.65% 0.63% 0.44%
As % of the Business Applications category 14.71% 5.81% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 4
Average daily rate £400 £425 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -17.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £213 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £531 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
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
204 155 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.19% 10.92% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 92 80
Average daily rate £400 £438 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £586 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £17.75 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+116.90% -53.04%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bolton - 1 £363 -
Wigan - 1 £240 -
Dynamics AX
North West

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 41 (77.36%) Microsoft
2 27 (50.94%) Oracle
3 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
4 18 (33.96%) ERP
5 16 (30.19%) SQL
5 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (28.30%) MS Excel
7 13 (24.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (22.64%) Oracle Database
9 11 (20.75%) QA
9 11 (20.75%) .NET
10 10 (18.87%) Migration
11 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (16.98%) CRM
11 9 (16.98%) Dynamics CRM
11 9 (16.98%) Data Migration
11 9 (16.98%) Software Testing
12 8 (15.09%) Test Management
12 8 (15.09%) SAP
12 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
12 8 (15.09%) Finance
13 7 (13.21%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (13.21%) Waterfall
14 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 6 (11.32%) Retail
14 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2
14 6 (11.32%) ETL
14 6 (11.32%) Toad
15 5 (9.43%) Data Modelling
15 5 (9.43%) Active Directory

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (9.43%) IIS
2 4 (7.55%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (28.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (5.66%) Primavera
3 3 (5.66%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.64%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (11.32%) Toad
3 5 (9.43%) MSI
3 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
3 5 (9.43%) WiX
4 1 (1.89%) MorphX
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Retail
3 4 (7.55%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.77%) Advertising
5 1 (1.89%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.89%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Analyst
2 7 (13.21%) Consultant
2 7 (13.21%) Data Analyst
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Analyst
2 7 (13.21%) Test Analyst
3 6 (11.32%) Developer
3 6 (11.32%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 5 (9.43%) Change Manager
4 5 (9.43%) ERP Manager
4 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Consultant
4 5 (9.43%) Tester
5 4 (7.55%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.66%) Data Migration Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Functional Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Programme Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Programme Planner
6 3 (5.66%) Project Planner
6 3 (5.66%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) .NET
2 5 (9.43%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.89%) Economics
3 1 (1.89%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
1 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) ERP
2 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.87%) Migration
4 9 (16.98%) CRM
4 9 (16.98%) Data Migration
4 9 (16.98%) Software Testing
4 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (15.09%) Test Management
6 7 (13.21%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (13.21%) Waterfall
7 6 (11.32%) ETL
7 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2
8 5 (9.43%) Automated Testing
8 5 (9.43%) Change Management
8 5 (9.43%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (9.43%) Data Modelling
8 5 (9.43%) Project Management
8 5 (9.43%) Scrum
9 4 (7.55%) Integration Testing
9 4 (7.55%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) SQL
2 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
3 5 (9.43%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.66%) X++
5 2 (3.77%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
1 4 (7.55%) ISTQB
1 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.66%) HND
2 3 (5.66%) ISEB
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.75%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 41 (77.36%) Microsoft
2 27 (50.94%) Oracle
3 8 (15.09%) SAP
4 1 (1.89%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
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