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 23 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 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 202 217 196
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -21
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 42 22 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.26% 0.50%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.79% 3.48% 5.63%
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 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.17% +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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
726 632 870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.03% 7.50% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 301 431
Average daily rate £400 £410 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £250 £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 6 13 12
Average hourly rate £25.00 £13.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.50 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £62.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £31.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.07%
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -
Hampshire -9 9 £400 -7.51% 9
Surrey -10 8 £500 +21.21% 4
Oxfordshire -2 5 £260 -49.26% 7
Berkshire - 4 £463 - 9
Buckinghamshire - 1 £650 - 4
Kent - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - - 2
Dynamics AX
England

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 44 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (38.33%) ERP
3 16 (26.67%) MS Excel
4 15 (25.00%) CRM
4 15 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 15 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (18.33%) Advertising
6 10 (16.67%) Finance
6 10 (16.67%) Project Management
6 10 (16.67%) SAP
6 10 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 9 (15.00%) .NET
7 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (15.00%) JD Edwards
8 7 (11.67%) Migration
8 7 (11.67%) MS Project
8 7 (11.67%) Java
8 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
8 7 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (11.67%) Resource Management
8 7 (11.67%) Data Migration
9 5 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (8.33%) Oracle
9 5 (8.33%) Supplier Management
9 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
9 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
9 5 (8.33%) Business Transformation
10 4 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.67%) Business Analysis
10 4 (6.67%) X++

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.67%) MS Project
3 1 (1.67%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.33%) Agresso
2 2 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MorphX
2 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 11 (18.33%) Advertising
3 10 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Consultant
2 9 (15.00%) Analyst
2 9 (15.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 8 (13.33%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
5 5 (8.33%) Trainer
6 4 (6.67%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Trainer
7 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Implementation Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Administrator
9 1 (1.67%) Functional Consultant
9 1 (1.67%) Data Analyst
9 1 (1.67%) Senior Project Manager
9 1 (1.67%) SQL Server DBA
9 1 (1.67%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) .NET
2 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.33%) EPoS
1 2 (3.33%) Replication
2 1 (1.67%) Clustering
2 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Windows
1 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000
1 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) ERP
2 15 (25.00%) CRM
3 10 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 10 (16.67%) Project Management
4 7 (11.67%) Migration
4 7 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (11.67%) Resource Management
4 7 (11.67%) Data Migration
5 5 (8.33%) Business Transformation
5 5 (8.33%) Supplier Management
6 4 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.67%) Logistics
7 2 (3.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.33%) Service Management
7 2 (3.33%) ITSM
7 2 (3.33%) Workflow
7 2 (3.33%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) Java
2 4 (6.67%) SQL
2 4 (6.67%) X++
3 1 (1.67%) C
3 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) MOM
1 1 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.67%) SCCM
1 1 (1.67%) SCOM
1 1 (1.67%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 44 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.67%) SAP
3 9 (15.00%) JD Edwards
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle
5 2 (3.33%) Epicor
5 2 (3.33%) Baan
6 1 (1.67%) HP
6 1 (1.67%) VMware
6 1 (1.67%) Kronos
6 1 (1.67%) Northgate
6 1 (1.67%) Infor
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