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 2 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 389 403 398
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 197 174 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.34% 0.30%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.30% 3.86% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 117 86
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£450 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £464 £465 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.26% +9.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £91.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £91.25

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
4577 4506 3978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.71% 8.81% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2568 2375 1972
Average daily rate £450 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 50 53
Average hourly rate £30.00 £19.10 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.06% -39.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £59.90 £67.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-21.73% -39.15%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 0 179 £450 - 128
London -1 60 £400 -11.11% 36
West Midlands +7 33 £500 +17.64% 16
South East -12 31 £450 -10.00% 20
Hampshire -2 19 £425 - 7
City of London +7 18 £500 +11.11% 17
Birmingham -4 17 £469 +9.01% 5
South West 0 16 £475 - 11
North West -6 13 £425 -15.00% 11
Dorset - 11 £513 -
Yorkshire 0 9 £340 -6.20% 13
Manchester -8 9 £425 -17.07% 9
Scotland -6 8 £338 -43.75% 8
South Yorkshire - 8 £340 -
East of England +11 7 £600 +41.17% 8
Cambridgeshire - 7 £600 - 4
Fareham - 7 £425 - 1
Wales -10 6 £500 +42.85% 1
Cambridge - 5 £750 - 2
Sheffield - 5 £313 -
North East - 5 £416 - 2
West Sussex - 5 £500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £356 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 4 £356 - 2
Berkshire -9 3 £425 -15.00% 5
Somerset - 3 £468 - 4
Derbyshire +11 2 - - 2
Surrey +2 2 £475 -9.52% 2
East Midlands -6 2 - - 10
Lancashire - 2 £300 -

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 283 (60.73%) Microsoft
2 178 (38.20%) ERP
3 147 (31.55%) .NET
4 124 (26.61%) Finance
5 110 (23.61%) CRM
5 110 (23.61%) Dynamics CRM
6 102 (21.89%) SQL
7 85 (18.24%) SharePoint
8 81 (17.38%) Advertising
9 74 (15.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 72 (15.45%) X++
11 67 (14.38%) SQL Server
12 63 (13.52%) BizTalk Server
12 63 (13.52%) MS Excel
12 63 (13.52%) Manufacturing
13 60 (12.88%) SAP
13 60 (12.88%) Resource Management
14 58 (12.45%) JD Edwards
15 55 (11.80%) Active Directory
16 54 (11.59%) Java
16 54 (11.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 45 (9.66%) SharePoint 2013
18 44 (9.44%) SharePoint 2010
19 43 (9.23%) Clustering
20 41 (8.80%) Disaster Recovery
20 41 (8.80%) Agile Software Development
20 41 (8.80%) Lync
21 40 (8.58%) Cloud Computing
22 39 (8.37%) Exchange Server 2013
23 38 (8.15%) Hyper-V

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 85 (18.24%) SharePoint
2 63 (13.52%) BizTalk Server
3 45 (9.66%) SharePoint 2013
4 44 (9.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 41 (8.80%) Lync
6 39 (8.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (1.93%) Apache
8 4 (0.86%) CMS
8 4 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.64%) Node.js
9 3 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.21%) IIS
10 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.21%) SAS
10 1 (0.21%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 63 (13.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.07%) MS Office
3 3 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.43%) MS Project
5 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 110 (23.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (2.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.64%) Maximo
4 2 (0.43%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.43%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.21%) JDE World
5 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.21%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.21%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 40 (8.58%) Cloud Computing
2 19 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.86%) Office 365
4 2 (0.43%) Yammer
4 2 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.21%) LAN
1 1 (0.21%) WAN
1 1 (0.21%) DHCP
1 1 (0.21%) DNS
1 1 (0.21%) Internet
1 1 (0.21%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (15.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 67 (14.38%) SQL Server
3 54 (11.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 28 (6.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (2.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 12 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.29%) OLAP
8 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.86%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (0.64%) ZAP BI
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.43%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.43%) DTS
11 1 (0.21%) OLTP
11 1 (0.21%) ROLAP
11 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (3.43%) MorphX
2 14 (3.00%) Selenium
3 12 (2.58%) JIRA
4 9 (1.93%) JUnit
4 9 (1.93%) Eclipse
4 9 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (1.93%) Subversion
4 9 (1.93%) Redmine
5 6 (1.29%) SoapUI
5 6 (1.29%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.07%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (0.64%) MSTest
7 3 (0.64%) Moq
8 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.21%) LSMW
8 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
General
1 124 (26.61%) Finance
2 81 (17.38%) Advertising
3 63 (13.52%) Manufacturing
4 27 (5.79%) Retail
5 6 (1.29%) Banking
6 5 (1.07%) General Ledger
6 5 (1.07%) Back Office
7 4 (0.86%) Marketing
8 3 (0.64%) French Language
8 3 (0.64%) German Language
8 3 (0.64%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.64%) Legal
8 3 (0.64%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.43%) Front Office
10 1 (0.21%) Publishing
10 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.21%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 118 (25.32%) Consultant
2 107 (22.96%) Developer
3 89 (19.10%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 78 (16.74%) Architect
5 70 (15.02%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 65 (13.95%) Analyst
7 42 (9.01%) Technical Architect
8 38 (8.15%) Project Manager
9 34 (7.30%) Microsoft Consultant
10 30 (6.44%) Business Analyst
11 28 (6.01%) Microsoft Developer
12 21 (4.51%) Functional Consultant
13 19 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
14 17 (3.65%) Test Analyst
15 15 (3.22%) Infrastructure Architect
16 14 (3.00%) Programme Manager
17 12 (2.58%) Programmer
18 10 (2.15%) Senior Developer
18 10 (2.15%) Trainer
18 10 (2.15%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (31.55%) .NET
2 30 (6.44%) Application Packaging
3 26 (5.58%) Web Services
4 18 (3.86%) ASP.NET
5 14 (3.00%) CSS
6 12 (2.58%) HTML
7 11 (2.36%) SOAP
8 10 (2.15%) JSON
9 9 (1.93%) .NET Framework
9 9 (1.93%) JPA
9 9 (1.93%) Struts2
9 9 (1.93%) Struts
9 9 (1.93%) JSP
9 9 (1.93%) J2EE
9 9 (1.93%) Hibernate
9 9 (1.93%) Spring
10 7 (1.50%) jQuery
10 7 (1.50%) MDX
11 5 (1.07%) REST
11 5 (1.07%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.23%) Clustering
2 26 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (1.93%) Replication
4 8 (1.72%) Reference Data
4 8 (1.72%) Data Integration
5 4 (0.86%) Data Structures
6 3 (0.64%) iSeries
7 2 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.43%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.43%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.43%) PMI
8 1 (0.21%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.21%) PKI
8 1 (0.21%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.21%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.21%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 22 (4.72%) Windows
2 6 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.43%) Windows XP
3 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (0.43%) UNIX
4 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.21%) AIX
4 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.21%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (38.20%) ERP
2 110 (23.61%) CRM
3 60 (12.88%) Resource Management
4 41 (8.80%) Disaster Recovery
4 41 (8.80%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 35 (7.51%) Project Management
7 34 (7.30%) Business Analysis
8 30 (6.44%) Business Intelligence
9 29 (6.22%) Migration
10 25 (5.36%) Logistics
11 21 (4.51%) User Acceptance Testing
11 21 (4.51%) SOA
12 20 (4.29%) Change Management
13 19 (4.08%) Enterprise Architecture
14 16 (3.43%) Scrum
14 16 (3.43%) Workflow
15 15 (3.22%) PRINCE2
15 15 (3.22%) Data Migration
15 15 (3.22%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 102 (21.89%) SQL
2 72 (15.45%) X++
3 54 (11.59%) Java
4 29 (6.22%) C#
5 23 (4.94%) JavaScript
6 18 (3.86%) T-SQL
7 4 (0.86%) C
8 2 (0.43%) RPG
8 2 (0.43%) C++
8 2 (0.43%) VB
8 2 (0.43%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.43%) ABAP
9 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.21%) VB6
9 1 (0.21%) Korn
9 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (3.65%) Degree
2 13 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (2.36%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.93%) ACCA
4 9 (1.93%) CIMA
5 8 (1.72%) ISEB
6 7 (1.50%) MCT
7 5 (1.07%) VCP4
7 5 (1.07%) AAT
7 5 (1.07%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.86%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.43%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.21%) SAP Certification
10 1 (0.21%) CCAB
10 1 (0.21%) MBA
10 1 (0.21%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.79%) QA
2 4 (0.86%) SLA
3 1 (0.21%) GAMP
3 1 (0.21%) GxP
System Software
1 55 (11.80%) Active Directory
2 38 (8.15%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.21%) XenApp
4 1 (0.21%) vSphere
4 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (1.07%) SCCM
2 4 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.64%) SCOM
4 2 (0.43%) MOM
4 2 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.43%) SAP Afaria
5 1 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.21%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 283 (60.73%) Microsoft
2 60 (12.88%) SAP
3 58 (12.45%) JD Edwards
4 20 (4.29%) Oracle
5 6 (1.29%) VMware
6 5 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.86%) PeopleSoft
7 4 (0.86%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.64%) Remedy
8 3 (0.64%) Cognos
8 3 (0.64%) Citrix
8 3 (0.64%) Baan
9 2 (0.43%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.43%) HP
9 2 (0.43%) Informatica
10 1 (0.21%) Epicor
10 1 (0.21%) NetApp
10 1 (0.21%) Siebel
10 1 (0.21%) Sage
10 1 (0.21%) TIBCO
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