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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 376 371 405
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +34
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 202 192 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.39% 0.28%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.46% 4.30% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 132 100
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £600 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £26.50 £82.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -67.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.50 £82.50
% change year-on-year
- -67.87%

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
4531 4465 4062
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.04% 9.14% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2600 2309 1961
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £600 £567
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 64 58
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.42 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.53% -17.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £18.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £61.15 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-53.70% -3.69%

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 January 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 January 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
England +8 190 £450 -5.26% 146
London +10 63 £413 -13.15% 41
West Midlands +3 33 £421 -4.26% 15
South East -12 29 £475 -5.00% 22
City of London +18 19 £475 -9.52% 24
North West +8 19 £425 -15.00% 18
South West -2 18 £468 +70.77% 10
Birmingham +1 17 £496 +1.79% 7
East of England +3 9 £450 +89.47% 10
Manchester +2 9 £425 -17.07% 8
Yorkshire -3 9 £340 +4.61% 13
Berkshire -9 8 £525 +5.00% 3
Hampshire -13 8 £340 -32.00% 9
Cambridgeshire - 8 £463 - 5
Dorset - 8 £513 - 2
South Yorkshire - 8 £340 - 3
Reading +12 6 £535 -10.83% 1
Cheshire +4 6 £563 +23.62% 7
Sheffield - 6 £388 - 3
Wales - 6 £500 - 7
North East - 5 £356 - 1
Fareham +6 4 £340 -32.00%
Scotland -22 4 £450 -10.00% 4
Tyne and Wear - 4 £328 - 1
Somerset - 4 £468 - 3
West Sussex - 4 £500 - 1
Cambridge - 4 £675 - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £328 - 1
East Midlands +17 3 £510 +33.77% 9
Surrey +3 3 £450 -14.28% 3

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 298 (62.61%) Microsoft
2 183 (38.45%) ERP
3 143 (30.04%) .NET
4 127 (26.68%) Finance
5 115 (24.16%) SQL
5 115 (24.16%) CRM
5 115 (24.16%) Dynamics CRM
6 95 (19.96%) SharePoint
7 93 (19.54%) Advertising
8 84 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 74 (15.55%) X++
10 68 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 68 (14.29%) SAP
11 65 (13.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 63 (13.24%) Manufacturing
13 62 (13.03%) MS Excel
14 61 (12.82%) BizTalk Server
15 59 (12.39%) Resource Management
16 56 (11.76%) JD Edwards
17 55 (11.55%) Active Directory
18 51 (10.71%) Java
19 46 (9.66%) SharePoint 2010
20 44 (9.24%) SharePoint 2013
21 42 (8.82%) Clustering
22 41 (8.61%) Lync
23 40 (8.40%) Hyper-V
23 40 (8.40%) Cloud Computing
23 40 (8.40%) Disaster Recovery
23 40 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
24 39 (8.19%) Exchange Server 2013

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 95 (19.96%) SharePoint
2 61 (12.82%) BizTalk Server
3 46 (9.66%) SharePoint 2010
4 44 (9.24%) SharePoint 2013
5 41 (8.61%) Lync
6 39 (8.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (1.26%) Apache
8 4 (0.84%) CMS
8 4 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.63%) Node.js
10 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.21%) SAS
10 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.21%) IIS
Applications
1 62 (13.03%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.47%) MS Office
3 4 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.42%) MS Project
5 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 115 (24.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (1.26%) Endur
4 6 (1.26%) ZaiNet
4 6 (1.26%) OpenLink RightAngle
4 6 (1.26%) Aligne
5 3 (0.63%) Maximo
6 2 (0.42%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.21%) JDE World
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle BRM
7 1 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.21%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.21%) Agresso
7 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 40 (8.40%) Cloud Computing
2 20 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.05%) Office 365
4 1 (0.21%) Yammer
4 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.21%) Intranet
1 1 (0.21%) Internet
1 1 (0.21%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 68 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 65 (13.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 33 (6.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 8 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.26%) OLAP
9 4 (0.84%) OLAP Cube
10 3 (0.63%) ZAP BI
11 2 (0.42%) DTS
11 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.42%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Power View
12 1 (0.21%) Big Data
12 1 (0.21%) QlikView
12 1 (0.21%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 1 (0.21%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 17 (3.57%) MorphX
2 11 (2.31%) Selenium
3 9 (1.89%) JIRA
4 7 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (1.26%) Subversion
5 6 (1.26%) Eclipse
5 6 (1.26%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.26%) JUnit
5 6 (1.26%) SoapUI
5 6 (1.26%) Redmine
6 5 (1.05%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (0.63%) MSTest
7 3 (0.63%) Moq
8 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.21%) LSMW
General
1 127 (26.68%) Finance
2 93 (19.54%) Advertising
3 63 (13.24%) Manufacturing
4 23 (4.83%) Retail
5 8 (1.68%) Banking
6 5 (1.05%) Marketing
7 4 (0.84%) Back Office
7 4 (0.84%) General Ledger
8 3 (0.63%) Spanish Language
8 3 (0.63%) French Language
8 3 (0.63%) German Language
8 3 (0.63%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.42%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.42%) Front Office
9 2 (0.42%) Law
9 2 (0.42%) Legal
10 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.21%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.21%) Publishing
10 1 (0.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 118 (24.79%) Developer
2 115 (24.16%) Consultant
3 86 (18.07%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 77 (16.18%) Architect
5 74 (15.55%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 66 (13.87%) Analyst
7 42 (8.82%) Technical Architect
8 40 (8.40%) Project Manager
9 35 (7.35%) Business Analyst
10 34 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
11 33 (6.93%) Microsoft Developer
12 17 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 17 (3.57%) Programme Manager
13 16 (3.36%) Solutions Architect
14 15 (3.15%) Functional Consultant
14 15 (3.15%) Infrastructure Architect
15 13 (2.73%) Programmer
15 13 (2.73%) Technical Consultant
16 12 (2.52%) Test Analyst
17 11 (2.31%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (30.04%) .NET
2 30 (6.30%) Application Packaging
3 24 (5.04%) ASP.NET
4 23 (4.83%) Web Services
5 13 (2.73%) HTML
6 12 (2.52%) CSS
7 8 (1.68%) XML
7 8 (1.68%) SOAP
7 8 (1.68%) .NET Framework
8 7 (1.47%) jQuery
8 7 (1.47%) JSON
8 7 (1.47%) MDX
9 6 (1.26%) Hibernate
9 6 (1.26%) Spring
9 6 (1.26%) Struts
9 6 (1.26%) JSP
9 6 (1.26%) J2EE
9 6 (1.26%) JPA
9 6 (1.26%) Struts2
10 5 (1.05%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.82%) Clustering
2 34 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (2.10%) Reference Data
4 9 (1.89%) Replication
5 8 (1.68%) Data Integration
5 8 (1.68%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.05%) EPoS
7 3 (0.63%) iSeries
7 3 (0.63%) PMI
8 2 (0.42%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.42%) Data Conversion
8 2 (0.42%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.42%) FMCG
8 2 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.21%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.21%) iPad
9 1 (0.21%) PKI
9 1 (0.21%) Tandem
9 1 (0.21%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 22 (4.62%) Windows
2 6 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.21%) UNIX
3 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (38.45%) ERP
2 115 (24.16%) CRM
3 59 (12.39%) Resource Management
4 40 (8.40%) Disaster Recovery
4 40 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (7.56%) Project Management
5 36 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 35 (7.35%) Migration
7 34 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 34 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 23 (4.83%) Logistics
9 21 (4.41%) SOA
10 20 (4.20%) Data Migration
11 19 (3.99%) Enterprise Architecture
11 19 (3.99%) Change Management
12 18 (3.78%) User Acceptance Testing
13 16 (3.36%) Workflow
14 15 (3.15%) PRINCE2
14 15 (3.15%) Business Transformation
15 14 (2.94%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 115 (24.16%) SQL
2 74 (15.55%) X++
3 51 (10.71%) Java
4 22 (4.62%) T-SQL
5 21 (4.41%) C#
6 19 (3.99%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.63%) VB.NET
7 3 (0.63%) C
8 2 (0.42%) C++
8 2 (0.42%) VB
8 2 (0.42%) ABAP
8 2 (0.42%) RPG
8 2 (0.42%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.21%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (3.78%) Degree
2 15 (3.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.52%) Security Cleared
4 11 (2.31%) CIMA
4 11 (2.31%) ACCA
5 8 (1.68%) MCT
6 7 (1.47%) AAT
6 7 (1.47%) ISEB
7 5 (1.05%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.84%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.63%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.21%) CIPD
10 1 (0.21%) MCSE
10 1 (0.21%) SAP Certification
10 1 (0.21%) PMP
10 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.21%) MBA
10 1 (0.21%) CCAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.62%) QA
2 6 (1.26%) MiFID
2 6 (1.26%) EMIR
3 4 (0.84%) SLA
4 1 (0.21%) GAMP
4 1 (0.21%) GxP
System Software
1 55 (11.55%) Active Directory
2 40 (8.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (1.26%) SCCM
2 4 (0.84%) SCOM
3 2 (0.42%) MOM
3 2 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (0.42%) SAP Afaria
4 1 (0.21%) SCSM
4 1 (0.21%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 298 (62.61%) Microsoft
2 68 (14.29%) SAP
3 56 (11.76%) JD Edwards
4 21 (4.41%) Oracle
5 6 (1.26%) Brady
5 6 (1.26%) Murex
5 6 (1.26%) OpenLink
5 6 (1.26%) Triple Point
6 4 (0.84%) VMware
6 4 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (0.84%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (0.84%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.63%) Infor
7 3 (0.63%) Cognos
7 3 (0.63%) Baan
7 3 (0.63%) Remedy
8 2 (0.42%) Informatica
8 2 (0.42%) Citrix
8 2 (0.42%) HP
8 2 (0.42%) Siebel
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 hours ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £1000 - £14000 per day + expenses
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Scotland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £405 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Brightred Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £500+ per day
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Rate: negotiable day rate dependent on experience
Posted: 8 days ago