The first table below looks at the demand for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the Portsmouth region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 14 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.25% - 1.75%
As % of the Business Applications category 36.36% - 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate
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£400 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 - £10.50
Business Applications Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
11 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 8.94% 13.56% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 9
Average daily rate £400 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £279 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £425 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £28.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.56% -11.53%
Dynamics AX
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Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics AX across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Dynamics AX Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Dynamics AX
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Epicor
2 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 1 (25.00%) MS Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Trainer
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Trainer
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planner
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Epicor
2 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP