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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 144 141 122
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 23 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.57% 0.44% 0.71%
As % of the Business Applications category 7.85% 4.59% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 21
Average daily rate £700 £465 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.53% -7.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £330 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £595 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.50
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
293 370 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 7.29% 9.53% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 170 141
Average daily rate £400 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Average hourly rate £30.42 £60.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.30% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.88 £43.73 £37.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.95 £75.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.06% -14.65%

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics AX across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 2016.

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics AX within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Manchester +2 18 £700 +27.27% 7
Lancashire -1 2 - -
Cheshire -9 2 £450 - 1
Dynamics AX
England

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 47 (78.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (38.33%) ERP
2 23 (38.33%) Oracle
3 21 (35.00%) MS Excel
4 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (23.33%) SQL
6 11 (18.33%) Finance
6 11 (18.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (16.67%) Change Management
7 10 (16.67%) .NET
7 10 (16.67%) CRM
7 10 (16.67%) SAP
7 10 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
7 10 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (15.00%) Oracle Database
8 9 (15.00%) Retail
8 9 (15.00%) Migration
9 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2
9 8 (13.33%) Data Modelling
9 8 (13.33%) Risk Management
9 8 (13.33%) Data Migration
10 7 (11.67%) QA
11 6 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (10.00%) T-SQL
11 6 (10.00%) Oracle ERP
11 6 (10.00%) Business Transformation
12 5 (8.33%) WiX
12 5 (8.33%) Scrum
12 5 (8.33%) MSI

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (8.33%) IIS
2 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 21 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (10.00%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (5.00%) Primavera
3 3 (5.00%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.67%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (1.67%) QlikView
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.33%) MSI
2 5 (8.33%) WiX
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (6.67%) Toad
3 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.67%) MorphX
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
2 9 (15.00%) Retail
3 4 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.00%) Advertising
4 3 (5.00%) Billing
5 1 (1.67%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) Analyst
2 9 (15.00%) Architect
2 9 (15.00%) Consultant
2 9 (15.00%) Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Dynamics AX Architect
3 8 (13.33%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 7 (11.67%) ERP Manager
5 6 (10.00%) Change Manager
6 5 (8.33%) Data Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
6 5 (8.33%) Programme Manager
6 5 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Programme Change Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.00%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Project Planner
8 3 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) .NET
2 5 (8.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Economics
4 1 (1.67%) PMI
4 1 (1.67%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Windows
1 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) ERP
2 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (18.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (16.67%) Change Management
4 10 (16.67%) CRM
5 9 (15.00%) Migration
6 8 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 8 (13.33%) Data Modelling
6 8 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 8 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 6 (10.00%) Business Transformation
8 5 (8.33%) ETL
8 5 (8.33%) Logistics
8 5 (8.33%) Scrum
8 5 (8.33%) Test Management
8 5 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.67%) Project Management
9 4 (6.67%) SDLC
9 4 (6.67%) Software Testing
9 4 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.33%) SQL
2 6 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (6.67%) X++
5 2 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
3 3 (5.00%) HND
4 2 (3.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.67%) ISEB
5 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 47 (78.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (38.33%) Oracle
3 10 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (1.67%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.67%) Progress
4 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.67%) Tableau
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