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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 129 116 104
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 12 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.88% 0.24%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.25% 10.83% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 1
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£415 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £415 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.86% -5.14%
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
192 240 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.22% 8.16% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 148 86
Average daily rate £390 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £517
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £16.61
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +11.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £30.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-23.33% -20.63%

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 July 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 July 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 -5 7 £413 +17.85% 2
Somerset +6 1 - - 1
Devon -8 1 £450 +49.83% 1
Dynamics AX
England

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 20 (60.61%) ERP
2 19 (57.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (51.52%) X++
4 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
5 15 (45.45%) Visual Studio
6 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
7 12 (36.36%) C#
8 10 (30.30%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
10 5 (15.15%) .NET
11 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
11 4 (12.12%) SQL
12 3 (9.09%) SAP
12 3 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (9.09%) Change Management
12 3 (9.09%) Finance
12 3 (9.09%) MorphX
13 2 (6.06%) Resource Management
13 2 (6.06%) Logistics
13 2 (6.06%) Migration
13 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (6.06%) Project Management
13 2 (6.06%) JD Edwards
13 2 (6.06%) Java
14 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
14 1 (3.03%) CRM
14 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (3.03%) BPR
14 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (3.03%) Programme Management

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.09%) MorphX
General
1 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Consultant
4 7 (21.21%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) Report Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Trainer
8 1 (3.03%) Change Manager
8 1 (3.03%) CRM Project Manager
8 1 (3.03%) ERP Project Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Financial Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Applications Support
8 1 (3.03%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) ERP
2 10 (30.30%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (6.06%) Migration
4 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.06%) Logistics
4 2 (6.06%) Resource Management
4 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (3.03%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (3.03%) Coaching
5 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.03%) Workflow
5 1 (3.03%) BPR
5 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.03%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) X++
2 12 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (12.12%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) SAP
3 2 (6.06%) JD Edwards
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Wiltshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago