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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
Rank 124 107 117
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 13 38 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 1.20% 1.01%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.83% 15.26% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 32 23
Median daily rate £450 £400 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £375 £426
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £18.00
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
223 249 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 7.94% 7.89% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 182 146
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £40.89 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.42% -13.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £39.00 £21.09
% change year-on-year
-41.02% +84.96%

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Dynamics AX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics AX within the South West region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset +3 6 £495 +11.23% 1
Bristol 0 4 £450 +12.50%
Devon - 3 £336 - 2
Dynamics AX
England

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics AX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 32 (68.09%) Microsoft
2 27 (57.45%) SharePoint
3 25 (53.19%) HTML
3 25 (53.19%) SharePoint 2010
4 23 (48.94%) C#
5 21 (44.68%) TDD
6 19 (40.43%) JavaScript
6 19 (40.43%) .NET
6 19 (40.43%) CSS
6 19 (40.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (40.43%) AngularJS
6 19 (40.43%) jQuery
6 19 (40.43%) Sitecore
7 18 (38.30%) TeamCity
7 18 (38.30%) Octopus Deploy
8 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 17 (36.17%) Continuous Deployment
9 13 (27.66%) ERP
10 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
11 9 (19.15%) C++
11 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (17.02%) Java
12 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
12 8 (17.02%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (14.89%) Visual Studio
14 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (12.77%) CRM
14 6 (12.77%) Manufacturing
14 6 (12.77%) InfoPath
14 6 (12.77%) Dynamics CRM

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (57.45%) SharePoint
2 25 (53.19%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (17.02%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.26%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.77%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (40.43%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.38%) Power BI
5 2 (4.26%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.13%) OLAP
6 1 (2.13%) PowerPivot
6 1 (2.13%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 18 (38.30%) Octopus Deploy
1 18 (38.30%) TeamCity
2 7 (14.89%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.13%) NCrunch
General
1 6 (12.77%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Retail
3 2 (4.26%) Military
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (72.34%) Developer
2 19 (40.43%) Sitecore Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Consultant
3 7 (14.89%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Developer
4 4 (8.51%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (8.51%) SSAS Developer
5 3 (6.38%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Data Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Functional Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Master Data Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (4.26%) C++ Developer
6 2 (4.26%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (4.26%) C++/Java Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (53.19%) HTML
2 19 (40.43%) .NET
2 19 (40.43%) AngularJS
2 19 (40.43%) CSS
2 19 (40.43%) jQuery
3 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) TDD
2 17 (36.17%) Continuous Deployment
3 13 (27.66%) ERP
4 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (12.77%) CRM
6 5 (10.64%) Data Management
6 5 (10.64%) Migration
7 4 (8.51%) Asset Management
8 3 (6.38%) Data Migration
8 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.38%) Master Data Management
8 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
9 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.26%) Process Management
9 2 (4.26%) Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.13%) Data Analysis
10 1 (2.13%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) C#
2 19 (40.43%) JavaScript
3 9 (19.15%) C++
4 8 (17.02%) Java
5 3 (6.38%) SQL
6 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
1 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 32 (68.09%) Microsoft
2 19 (40.43%) Sitecore
3 5 (10.64%) JD Edwards
4 4 (8.51%) Nintex
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle
5 2 (4.26%) SAP