The first table below looks at the demand for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield 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 Sheffield 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 24 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.54% 1.04% 1.60%
As % of the Business Applications category 14.29% 11.11% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £419 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.68%
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
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
7 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.76% 9.33% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 15
Average daily rate £375 £308 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -31.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £296 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £384 £486
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
South Yorkshire

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Dynamics AX Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Dynamics AX
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 4 (33.33%) Logistics
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (8.33%) Advertising
5 1 (8.33%) X++
5 1 (8.33%) MorphX
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MorphX
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) Functional Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 4 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) X++
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft