The first table below looks at the demand for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Yorkshire 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 33 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.64% 0.97% 1.78%
As % of the Business Applications category 10.53% 14.29% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Average daily rate
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£500 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 - £12.00
Business Applications Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
19 21 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.05% 6.77% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 20
Average daily rate £375 £323 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -28.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £296 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £418 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -30.43%
Dynamics AX
Yorkshire

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Dynamics AX Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 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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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
Sheffield - - - - 4
Dynamics AX
Yorkshire

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Logistics
3 8 (36.36%) Finance
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 5 (22.73%) Business Continuity
5 4 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (18.18%) Web Services
5 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 4 (18.18%) X++
6 3 (13.64%) MorphX
7 2 (9.09%) FMCG
7 2 (9.09%) ERP
7 2 (9.09%) Advertising
8 1 (4.55%) Migration
8 1 (4.55%) Retail
8 1 (4.55%) Project Management
8 1 (4.55%) ETL
8 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.55%) B2B
8 1 (4.55%) CRM
8 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (4.55%) EDI
8 1 (4.55%) OOP
8 1 (4.55%) Java
8 1 (4.55%) Perl
8 1 (4.55%) PHP
8 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.55%) .NET
8 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
8 1 (4.55%) JSP

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MorphX
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Administrator
2 8 (36.36%) Architect
3 6 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (13.64%) Functional Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Functional Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) EDI
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) JSP
2 1 (4.55%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Logistics
2 5 (22.73%) Business Continuity
3 2 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) ETL
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) B2B
4 1 (4.55%) CRM
4 1 (4.55%) OOP
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.55%) Refactoring
4 1 (4.55%) Time Management
4 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) X++
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft