The table below looks at the statistics for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 399 384 375
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 242 244 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.44% 0.43%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.26% 4.80% 4.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 181 152
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £453 £434 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.32% +2.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £60.00 £23.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.86% -42.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -42.50%

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

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4605 5081 4695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.86% 9.14% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2580 2651 2472
Average daily rate £450 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 68 86
Average hourly rate £23.00 £30.82 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.37% +76.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.40 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.64 £31.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-31.30% +80.00%

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Dynamics AX Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Dynamics AX within the UK.

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dynamics AX within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Dynamics AX
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics AX within the UK.

Dynamics AX Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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
England 0 228 £450 - 137
London +19 86 £450 -5.26% 30
North West -24 32 £513 +10.81% 23
West Midlands +8 28 £500 +10.98% 16
South East -37 28 £444 -6.57% 24
East of England +5 19 £525 +31.25% 1
City of London +1 16 £488 +2.63% 7
Yorkshire -22 15 £400 +14.28% 9
Birmingham +16 14 £525 +29.62% 10
Cheshire +3 14 £463 +37.03% 3
South West -5 13 £450 +33.25% 13
Cambridgeshire -9 9 £413 +0.91% 1
West Yorkshire -19 8 £380 +8.57% 7
Leeds -23 8 £380 +8.57% 7
Berkshire -2 7 £320 -32.63% 10
Chiswick - 7 £425 -
Hampshire -16 6 £465 -0.64% 1
Hertfordshire +6 5 £550 -
East Midlands -5 5 £500 +23.07% 9
Cambridge -10 5 £425 +21.42%
Manchester -29 5 £481 +13.23% 19
Dorset +3 4 £535 +67.84%
Northamptonshire 0 4 £500 - 1
Reading -9 4 £475 - 5
Oxfordshire -27 4 £381 +15.53% 3
Poole +6 3 £545 +61.48%
Havant +2 3 £465 -4.32%
Wiltshire 0 3 £425 +21.42% 3
Worcestershire -1 3 £375 -25.00%
Merseyside -7 3 £525 +16.66% 1

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 344 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 206 (39.24%) ERP
3 170 (32.38%) Finance
4 111 (21.14%) MS Excel
5 104 (19.81%) .NET
6 103 (19.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 97 (18.48%) Dynamics CRM
7 97 (18.48%) SQL Server
7 97 (18.48%) CRM
8 82 (15.62%) X++
9 70 (13.33%) SQL
10 60 (11.43%) JD Edwards
11 57 (10.86%) Resource Management
12 54 (10.29%) Java
13 50 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
14 49 (9.33%) Migration
15 48 (9.14%) C#
16 43 (8.19%) Retail
16 43 (8.19%) Logistics
17 42 (8.00%) Project Management
17 42 (8.00%) SharePoint
18 39 (7.43%) BizTalk Server
19 35 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 34 (6.48%) User Acceptance Testing
20 34 (6.48%) Manufacturing
21 33 (6.29%) Oracle
22 31 (5.90%) Business Analysis
23 29 (5.52%) Data Migration
23 29 (5.52%) T-SQL
24 28 (5.33%) PRINCE2

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 42 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 39 (7.43%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (1.90%) IIS
4 8 (1.52%) Lync
5 4 (0.76%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.57%) MediaWiki
7 2 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.38%) Apache
8 1 (0.19%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.19%) CMS
8 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.19%) WordPress
8 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 111 (21.14%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.62%) MS Project
3 18 (3.43%) MS Office
4 7 (1.33%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 97 (18.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (3.05%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (1.52%) Agresso
4 4 (0.76%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 3 (0.57%) Exstream
6 2 (0.38%) ResourceLink
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.19%) FRx
7 1 (0.19%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.19%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics SL
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.29%) Office 365
2 11 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.76%) SaaS
4 3 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.19%) PaaS
5 1 (0.19%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.76%) Internet
1 4 (0.76%) Firewall
2 3 (0.57%) LAN
3 2 (0.38%) WAN
3 2 (0.38%) SMTP
4 1 (0.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (19.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 97 (18.48%) SQL Server
3 35 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 27 (5.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (1.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 7 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (1.33%) Microsoft Power View
8 5 (0.95%) OLAP
8 5 (0.95%) MySQL
9 4 (0.76%) OLTP
9 4 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.76%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.76%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.57%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.38%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 25 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 15 (2.86%) MorphX
3 10 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.57%) Subversion
4 3 (0.57%) Selenium
5 2 (0.38%) JIRA
5 2 (0.38%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.38%) JUnit
5 2 (0.38%) NUnit
5 2 (0.38%) Redmine
5 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.19%) MSTest
6 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.19%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
General
1 170 (32.38%) Finance
2 43 (8.19%) Retail
3 34 (6.48%) Manufacturing
4 28 (5.33%) Advertising
5 14 (2.67%) General Ledger
6 9 (1.71%) Marketing
7 4 (0.76%) Local Government
7 4 (0.76%) Law
7 4 (0.76%) Legal
8 3 (0.57%) Banking
8 3 (0.57%) Billing
8 3 (0.57%) French Language
9 2 (0.38%) German Language
10 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.19%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.19%) Cantonese Language
10 1 (0.19%) Back Office
10 1 (0.19%) Electronics
10 1 (0.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 133 (25.33%) Developer
2 121 (23.05%) Consultant
3 108 (20.57%) Analyst
4 105 (20.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 71 (13.52%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 46 (8.76%) Microsoft Consultant
7 43 (8.19%) Business Analyst
8 42 (8.00%) Architect
9 39 (7.43%) Project Manager
10 37 (7.05%) Functional Consultant
11 24 (4.57%) Microsoft Developer
12 22 (4.19%) Report Developer
13 16 (3.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 16 (3.05%) Solutions Architect
14 14 (2.67%) Financial Analyst
15 13 (2.48%) Technical Architect
15 13 (2.48%) Support Analyst
16 12 (2.29%) Test Analyst
16 12 (2.29%) Technical Consultant
17 11 (2.10%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (19.81%) .NET
2 18 (3.43%) HTML
3 15 (2.86%) Web Services
4 14 (2.67%) CSS
5 13 (2.48%) XML
6 9 (1.71%) ASP.NET
7 8 (1.52%) jQuery
8 7 (1.33%) Ajax
9 5 (0.95%) MDX
9 5 (0.95%) EDI
10 4 (0.76%) SAML
10 4 (0.76%) OAuth
10 4 (0.76%) JSON
10 4 (0.76%) CSS3
11 3 (0.57%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (0.57%) WCF
11 3 (0.57%) WPF
11 3 (0.57%) XHTML
11 3 (0.57%) SOAP
12 2 (0.38%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (1.33%) iSeries
3 6 (1.14%) Clustering
4 5 (0.95%) Mobile App
5 4 (0.76%) AS400
6 3 (0.57%) Management Information System
6 3 (0.57%) FMCG
7 2 (0.38%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.38%) Replication
7 2 (0.38%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.38%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.38%) EPoS
7 2 (0.38%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.19%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.19%) EFT
8 1 (0.19%) DTV
8 1 (0.19%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.19%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.19%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 18 (3.43%) Windows
2 8 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (0.57%) AIX
4 3 (0.57%) Windows XP
4 3 (0.57%) UNIX
4 3 (0.57%) Windows 7
4 3 (0.57%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (39.24%) ERP
2 97 (18.48%) CRM
3 57 (10.86%) Resource Management
4 50 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 49 (9.33%) Migration
6 43 (8.19%) Logistics
7 42 (8.00%) Project Management
8 34 (6.48%) User Acceptance Testing
9 31 (5.90%) Business Analysis
10 29 (5.52%) Data Migration
11 28 (5.33%) PRINCE2
12 27 (5.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 27 (5.14%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (3.62%) Change Management
14 15 (2.86%) E-Commerce
14 15 (2.86%) Business Transformation
15 14 (2.67%) Data Analysis
16 13 (2.48%) ITIL
17 11 (2.10%) Requirements Analysis
17 11 (2.10%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (15.62%) X++
2 70 (13.33%) SQL
3 54 (10.29%) Java
4 48 (9.14%) C#
5 29 (5.52%) T-SQL
6 16 (3.05%) JavaScript
7 10 (1.90%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.57%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.57%) Korn
9 2 (0.38%) Ruby
9 2 (0.38%) C
9 2 (0.38%) VBA
9 2 (0.38%) Python
9 2 (0.38%) Perl
10 1 (0.19%) PHP
10 1 (0.19%) RPG
10 1 (0.19%) VBScript
10 1 (0.19%) VB
10 1 (0.19%) RPG/400
10 1 (0.19%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 21 (4.00%) Degree
2 19 (3.62%) ACCA
2 19 (3.62%) CIMA
3 13 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.14%) ISEB
5 4 (0.76%) PMP
5 4 (0.76%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.76%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.57%) MCT
7 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.38%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.38%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.19%) MCP
8 1 (0.19%) MCITP
8 1 (0.19%) CCNA
8 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.48%) QA
2 11 (2.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.38%) GAAP
System Software
1 9 (1.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (0.57%) LiteSpeed
1 3 (0.57%) SCCM
2 2 (0.38%) SCOM
2 2 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.38%) MOM
2 2 (0.38%) SAP Afaria
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 344 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 60 (11.43%) JD Edwards
3 33 (6.29%) Oracle
4 25 (4.76%) SAP
5 7 (1.33%) Citrix
6 6 (1.14%) HP
6 6 (1.14%) VMware
7 5 (0.95%) IBM
8 3 (0.57%) Cognos
8 3 (0.57%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (0.57%) JDA
9 2 (0.38%) Epicor
9 2 (0.38%) Cisco
9 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.38%) webMethods
9 2 (0.38%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.19%) Sage
10 1 (0.19%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.19%) Google
10 1 (0.19%) NetSuite
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