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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 125 124 126
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 19 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.64% 0.66% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.41% 8.90% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 2
Average daily rate £400 £468 £274
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.43% +70.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £447 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £518 £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-9.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £26.50
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
202 236 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.82% 7.44% 5.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 169 76
Average daily rate £410 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+97.22% -32.07%

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
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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Somerset +7 10 £400 -14.43% 2
Dorset 0 5 £370 -27.80% 1
Wiltshire -2 2 £388 -3.12% 3
Gloucestershire +4 1 £375 -16.66% 2
Dynamics AX
England

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 38 (77.55%) Microsoft
2 20 (40.82%) Finance
3 17 (34.69%) .NET
4 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 13 (26.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (22.45%) Manufacturing
6 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
6 11 (22.45%) MorphX
7 10 (20.41%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (16.33%) ERP
8 8 (16.33%) C#
8 8 (16.33%) Programme Management
9 7 (14.29%) Scrum
9 7 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
9 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (12.24%) Logistics
10 6 (12.24%) TDD
10 6 (12.24%) Ruby
10 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (12.24%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (12.24%) User Experience
10 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (12.24%) Data Structures
10 6 (12.24%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (12.24%) Python
10 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
10 6 (12.24%) Perl
10 6 (12.24%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 10 (20.41%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (8.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (4.08%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.04%) MS Access
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MorphX
2 5 (10.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (40.82%) Finance
2 11 (22.45%) Manufacturing
3 6 (12.24%) Back Office
3 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
4 5 (10.20%) Electronics
4 5 (10.20%) Marketing
5 3 (6.12%) Retail
6 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Developer
2 17 (34.69%) Consultant
2 17 (34.69%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 15 (30.61%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 12 (24.49%) Functional Consultant
5 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Consultant
6 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Project Manager
8 5 (10.20%) .NET Developer
8 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (10.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (10.20%) C# Developer
8 5 (10.20%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Senior Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Software Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.69%) .NET
2 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET
2 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (12.24%) CSS
2 6 (12.24%) HTML
3 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 5 (10.20%) jQuery
3 5 (10.20%) JSON
4 3 (6.12%) Web Services
5 1 (2.04%) Loki
5 1 (2.04%) MDX
5 1 (2.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (12.24%) Data Structures
1 6 (12.24%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (12.24%) User Experience
2 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
1 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
1 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) ERP
1 8 (16.33%) Programme Management
2 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
2 7 (14.29%) Scrum
3 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
3 6 (12.24%) Logistics
3 6 (12.24%) MVC
3 6 (12.24%) TDD
4 5 (10.20%) BDD
4 5 (10.20%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (10.20%) High Availability
4 5 (10.20%) OO
4 5 (10.20%) OOD
4 5 (10.20%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (8.16%) CRM
5 4 (8.16%) Project Management
6 3 (6.12%) Change Management
6 3 (6.12%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) C#
2 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.24%) Perl
3 6 (12.24%) Python
3 6 (12.24%) Ruby
4 2 (4.08%) SQL
5 1 (2.04%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
Vendors
1 38 (77.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (12.24%) SAP
3 1 (2.04%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle
Bristol
Cognitive Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Modis International
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 12 days ago