The table below looks at the statistics for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 125 138 103
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -35
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 25 33 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.71% 0.74% 1.03%
As % of the Business Applications category 7.89% 8.33% 10.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 28
Median daily rate £450 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £353 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £640 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - £23.75
Dynamics AX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
317 396 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.06% 8.85% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 186 174
Median daily rate £410 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 5
Median hourly rate £69.07 £35.00 £67.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.34% -47.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -44.44%

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Dynamics AX across the North West region.

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dynamics AX across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Dynamics AX
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics AX across the North West region.

Dynamics AX Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Manchester +8 20 £456 +25.86% 4
Lancashire +22 2 £388 -8.82%
Merseyside +6 2 £475 -2.56%
Cheshire -1 1 £425 -10.52% 1
Dynamics AX
England

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 North West region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
2 16 (39.02%) ERP
3 12 (29.27%) .NET
4 10 (24.39%) Retail
5 9 (21.95%) X++
6 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
7 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
7 7 (17.07%) Data Modelling
7 7 (17.07%) JD Edwards
7 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (14.63%) Migration
9 5 (12.20%) Finance
9 5 (12.20%) Oracle
9 5 (12.20%) C#
9 5 (12.20%) CRM
10 4 (9.76%) SQL
10 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
10 4 (9.76%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (9.76%) QA
11 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (7.32%) Billing
11 3 (7.32%) Change Management
11 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
11 3 (7.32%) B2B
11 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
12 2 (4.88%) SharePoint

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics SL
2 1 (2.44%) SAP HCM
2 1 (2.44%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) DHCP
1 1 (2.44%) DNS
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
1 1 (2.44%) LAN
1 1 (2.44%) SAN
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.44%) VLAN
1 1 (2.44%) WAN
1 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.88%) MorphX
2 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (24.39%) Retail
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Billing
4 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Developer
1 10 (24.39%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 8 (19.51%) Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Consultant
3 7 (17.07%) Dynamics AX Architect
4 6 (14.63%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 5 (12.20%) Project Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Data Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) ERP Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) ERP Business Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) ERP Manager
8 2 (4.88%) IT Manager
8 2 (4.88%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Lead Architect
8 2 (4.88%) SQL Data Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) WCF
2 2 (4.88%) WF
3 1 (2.44%) COM
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
1 1 (2.44%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
1 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) ERP
2 7 (17.07%) Data Modelling
2 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (14.63%) Migration
4 5 (12.20%) CRM
5 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
6 3 (7.32%) B2B
6 3 (7.32%) Change Management
6 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (4.88%) SDLC
8 1 (2.44%) Automation Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Business Transformation
8 1 (2.44%) Change Control
8 1 (2.44%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.44%) Logical Data Model
8 1 (2.44%) Logistics
8 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.44%) Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) X++
2 5 (12.20%) C#
3 4 (9.76%) SQL
4 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.44%) ABAP
5 1 (2.44%) Java
5 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
1 1 (2.44%) ISEB
1 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) XenApp
Vendors
1 31 (75.61%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) JD Edwards
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle
4 2 (4.88%) SAP
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco
5 1 (2.44%) Citrix
5 1 (2.44%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.44%) Progress
5 1 (2.44%) VMware
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