The table below looks at the statistics for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 81 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 2 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.19% 0.92% -
As % of the Business Applications category 2.67% 18.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
Average daily rate £625 £493 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £455 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.50
Dynamics AX
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Business Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
75 50 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 7.29% 5.09% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 25 24
Average daily rate £450 £500 £434
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £371 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £700 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.31 - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £29.42 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-6.51% -21.53%

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Dynamics AX Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Dynamics AX
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (80.00%) ERP
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Dynamics AX Architect
3 2 (40.00%) ERP Architect
3 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Supply Chain Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft