The table below looks at the statistics for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 117 115 104
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 21 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.70% 0.75% 0.35%
As % of the Business Applications category 11.23% 11.06% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 2
Average daily rate
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£403 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £413 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £421 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.95% -6.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £21.50 -
Dynamics AX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Business Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
187 199 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.23% 6.81% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 114 94
Average daily rate £395 £393 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.63% -7.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £282 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £551 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.25 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -25.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £34.32 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-34.44% -9.20%

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Dynamics AX Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dynamics AX across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Dynamics AX
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Dynamics AX Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
Wiltshire +13 16 £400 +14.28% 2
Somerset +8 2 £425 +17.64% 1
Dorset -2 1 £525 +49.89%
Dynamics AX
England

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 21 (56.76%) ERP
2 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 17 (45.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (43.24%) X++
4 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
4 14 (37.84%) Visual Studio
5 12 (32.43%) C#
6 10 (27.03%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
8 7 (18.92%) Manufacturing
9 6 (16.22%) .NET
10 5 (13.51%) SQL
10 5 (13.51%) Migration
11 3 (8.11%) MorphX
11 3 (8.11%) Resource Management
11 3 (8.11%) Project Management
11 3 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (5.41%) JD Edwards
12 2 (5.41%) Windows
12 2 (5.41%) Java
12 2 (5.41%) SAP
12 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
12 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (5.41%) Service Management
12 2 (5.41%) Change Management
12 2 (5.41%) Finance
12 2 (5.41%) Logistics
12 2 (5.41%) Lean Manufacturing
12 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
12 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 3 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.11%) MorphX
General
1 7 (18.92%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Consultant
4 8 (21.62%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 5 (13.51%) Project Manager
6 4 (10.81%) Report Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Programme Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Technical Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) ERP Manager
9 1 (2.70%) Change Project Manager
9 1 (2.70%) ERP Implementation Manager
9 1 (2.70%) Implementation Manager
9 1 (2.70%) CRM Project Manager
9 1 (2.70%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) ERP
2 10 (27.03%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (13.51%) Migration
4 3 (8.11%) Resource Management
4 3 (8.11%) Project Management
5 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.41%) Service Management
5 2 (5.41%) Change Management
5 2 (5.41%) Logistics
5 2 (5.41%) Lean Manufacturing
5 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (2.70%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (2.70%) Coaching
6 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.70%) Matrix Management
6 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) X++
2 12 (32.43%) C#
3 5 (13.51%) SQL
4 2 (5.41%) Java
5 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) JD Edwards
2 2 (5.41%) SAP
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Bideford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheltenham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £749 - £750 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Swindon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 25 days ago