The first table below looks at the demand for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 1 August 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 South East 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 197 212 193
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 43 22 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.26% 0.50%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.09% 3.62% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 35
Average daily rate
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£475 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £375 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £565
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 £23.00 - £12.00
Business Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
706 607 856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.69% 7.17% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 279 422
Average daily rate £400 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 13
Average hourly rate £32.50 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.74% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £62.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -30.43%
Dynamics AX
England

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Dynamics AX Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dynamics AX across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Dynamics AX
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics AX across the South East region.

Dynamics AX Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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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
West Sussex - 11 £425 - 1
Hampshire -1 10 £400 -7.51% 8
Surrey -14 8 £500 +21.21% 3
Oxfordshire +6 7 £330 -26.66% 3
Berkshire +1 4 £463 -11.90% 8
Buckinghamshire - 1 £650 - 1
Kent - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - - 1
Dynamics AX
England

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 45 (72.58%) Microsoft
2 26 (41.94%) ERP
3 16 (25.81%) MS Excel
4 15 (24.19%) CRM
4 15 (24.19%) Manufacturing
4 15 (24.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (20.97%) Advertising
6 11 (17.74%) Project Management
6 11 (17.74%) SAP
6 11 (17.74%) PRINCE2
7 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
7 10 (16.13%) JD Edwards
7 10 (16.13%) Finance
8 9 (14.52%) .NET
9 8 (12.90%) SharePoint
10 7 (11.29%) Resource Management
10 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (11.29%) Java
10 7 (11.29%) MS Project
11 6 (9.68%) Oracle
12 5 (8.06%) Business Analysis
12 5 (8.06%) Supplier Management
12 5 (8.06%) Data Migration
12 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared
12 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
12 5 (8.06%) Business Transformation
12 5 (8.06%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (8.06%) Migration
12 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (8.06%) SQL

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 8 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.06%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (25.81%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.29%) MS Project
3 2 (3.23%) MS Office
4 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (24.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.23%) Agresso
2 2 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MorphX
2 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (24.19%) Manufacturing
2 13 (20.97%) Advertising
3 10 (16.13%) Finance
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Consultant
2 10 (16.13%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 9 (14.52%) Analyst
4 8 (12.90%) Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 6 (9.68%) Trainer
5 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Implementation Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Trainer
7 3 (4.84%) Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Administrator
8 2 (3.23%) Functional Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Release Engineer
9 1 (1.61%) Environment Manager
9 1 (1.61%) Implementation Manager
9 1 (1.61%) Data Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.52%) .NET
2 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.23%) EPoS
1 2 (3.23%) Replication
2 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.61%) Clustering
2 1 (1.61%) PMI
2 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.61%) Windows
1 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) ERP
2 15 (24.19%) CRM
3 11 (17.74%) Project Management
3 11 (17.74%) PRINCE2
4 7 (11.29%) Resource Management
4 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (8.06%) Business Analysis
5 5 (8.06%) Supplier Management
5 5 (8.06%) Data Migration
5 5 (8.06%) Business Transformation
5 5 (8.06%) Migration
5 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.84%) Logistics
7 2 (3.23%) Service Management
7 2 (3.23%) ITSM
7 2 (3.23%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.23%) Workflow
7 2 (3.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.29%) Java
2 5 (8.06%) SQL
3 4 (6.45%) X++
4 1 (1.61%) C
4 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared
1 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) Degree
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.61%) MCT
4 1 (1.61%) PMP
4 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Afaria
1 1 (1.61%) SCCM
1 1 (1.61%) SCOM
1 1 (1.61%) MOM
1 1 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (72.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.74%) SAP
3 10 (16.13%) JD Edwards
4 6 (9.68%) Oracle
5 3 (4.84%) Epicor
6 2 (3.23%) Baan
6 2 (3.23%) Infor
7 1 (1.61%) Kronos
7 1 (1.61%) Northgate
7 1 (1.61%) VMware
7 1 (1.61%) HP
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago