The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Reading 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 72 67 77
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.093% 0.39% 0.092%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.38% 9.09% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £600 - £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £91.25 £12.40
% change year-on-year
-76.43% +635.88%
Business Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
42 33 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.91% 4.27% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 8 30
Average daily rate £475 £433 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.82% -13.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £178 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £443 £819
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Dynamics AX
Berkshire

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 23 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) PMI
3 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) EDI

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) ERP Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Senior ERP Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) ERP Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) ERP Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
Reading
Enterprise Partners
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
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