The table below looks at the statistics for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
Rank 377 416 381
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -35
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 262 233 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.42% 0.48%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.13% 5.05% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 171 216
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £550 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £18.00

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
4272 4618 5160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.57% 8.33% 9.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2668 2597 3017
Median daily rate £450 £438 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 84 39
Median hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +50.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.00 £17.50 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.35 £52.47 £80.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £39.00 £21.09
% change year-on-year
-41.02% +84.96%

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Dynamics AX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics AX within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +51 253 £450 +5.88% 107
London +17 94 £463 - 55
West Midlands +25 59 £475 +18.75% 10
South East +66 46 £400 -20.00% 11
Birmingham +21 37 £485 +2.10% 1
Berkshire +26 18 £468 +10.00% 4
East Midlands +6 12 £350 +12.90% 3
Yorkshire +21 11 £488 +21.87% 6
City of London +2 11 £425 -9.33% 17
South West -14 11 £450 +12.50% 7
Reading +11 10 £455 -
North West -27 10 £500 +25.00% 9
Surrey +26 7 £275 -45.00% 1
Hampshire - 6 £375 - 3
Windsor - 6 £488 - 1
Northamptonshire - 6 £350 -
Manchester -24 5 £500 +33.33% 9
West Yorkshire +27 4 £475 +8.57% 4
Leeds +21 4 £475 +8.57% 4
Bristol +9 4 £450 +12.50%
Dorset +4 4 £450 +1.12% 1
Oxfordshire -1 4 £488 +14.70% 1
East Sussex - 4 £283 - 1
North East - 4 £475 - 2
Cheshire +12 3 £600 +37.14%
Warrington 0 3 £600 +50.00%
Southampton - 3 £400 -
Leicestershire - 3 £400 - 1
Kent - 3 £375 -
Devon - 3 £336 - 2

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics AX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 373 (70.24%) Microsoft
2 194 (36.53%) ERP
3 170 (32.02%) Finance
4 108 (20.34%) SQL Server
5 107 (20.15%) .NET
6 105 (19.77%) C#
7 96 (18.08%) Manufacturing
8 94 (17.70%) CRM
9 92 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
10 89 (16.76%) MS Excel
10 89 (16.76%) Dynamics CRM
11 88 (16.57%) SharePoint
12 84 (15.82%) SQL
13 70 (13.18%) JD Edwards
14 67 (12.62%) Migration
15 65 (12.24%) Retail
16 63 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
17 62 (11.68%) BizTalk Server
18 61 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
19 59 (11.11%) Oracle
20 57 (10.73%) JavaScript
21 56 (10.55%) X++
22 55 (10.36%) HTML
22 55 (10.36%) SAP
23 53 (9.98%) Advertising
24 52 (9.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 51 (9.60%) CSS
26 47 (8.85%) AngularJS
27 44 (8.29%) Data Migration
28 42 (7.91%) SQL Server Integration Services

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 88 (16.57%) SharePoint
2 62 (11.68%) BizTalk Server
3 40 (7.53%) SharePoint 2010
4 19 (3.58%) SharePoint 2013
5 17 (3.20%) Skype for Business
6 12 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (1.13%) IIS
8 4 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.75%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.38%) CMS
9 2 (0.38%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.19%) Mule
10 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 89 (16.76%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.07%) InfoPath
3 4 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.56%) MS Office
4 3 (0.56%) MS Project
5 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.19%) InVision
6 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 89 (16.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (2.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (1.69%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (0.75%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.56%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (0.38%) Cognos Controller
6 2 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.38%) Maximo
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.38%) Sentinel
6 2 (0.38%) Workday HCM
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics SL
7 1 (0.19%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.19%) MFGPRO
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.19%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.19%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.19%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 63 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.07%) Office 365
3 8 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.75%) Yammer
6 2 (0.38%) G Suite
7 1 (0.19%) Boomi
7 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.75%) FTP
2 2 (0.38%) Firewall
2 2 (0.38%) SAN
3 1 (0.19%) Broadband
3 1 (0.19%) DHCP
3 1 (0.19%) DNS
3 1 (0.19%) LAN
3 1 (0.19%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.19%) VLAN
3 1 (0.19%) WAN
3 1 (0.19%) WebEx
3 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (20.34%) SQL Server
2 52 (9.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 42 (7.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (6.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 27 (5.08%) Power BI
6 17 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (0.75%) DataStage
11 4 (0.75%) IBM InfoSphere
11 4 (0.75%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (0.56%) OLAP
13 2 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.38%) MS Access
13 2 (0.38%) MySQL
14 1 (0.19%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.19%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 30 (5.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (4.71%) Visual Studio
3 19 (3.58%) Octopus Deploy
3 19 (3.58%) TeamCity
4 9 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (0.94%) MorphX
6 2 (0.38%) JIRA
7 1 (0.19%) Ant
7 1 (0.19%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.19%) MSTest
7 1 (0.19%) NCrunch
7 1 (0.19%) NUnit
7 1 (0.19%) Selenium
7 1 (0.19%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.19%) TestPartner
General
1 170 (32.02%) Finance
2 96 (18.08%) Manufacturing
3 65 (12.24%) Retail
4 53 (9.98%) Advertising
5 16 (3.01%) Marketing
6 9 (1.69%) Back Office
7 5 (0.94%) General Ledger
7 5 (0.94%) Legal
8 4 (0.75%) Banking
8 4 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.38%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.38%) Games
9 2 (0.38%) Military
10 1 (0.19%) Automotive
10 1 (0.19%) Billing
10 1 (0.19%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.19%) French Language
10 1 (0.19%) German Language
10 1 (0.19%) Publishing
10 1 (0.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 173 (32.58%) Developer
2 103 (19.40%) Consultant
3 81 (15.25%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 74 (13.94%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 68 (12.81%) Analyst
6 47 (8.85%) Architect
7 44 (8.29%) Functional Consultant
8 43 (8.10%) Microsoft Consultant
9 40 (7.53%) Microsoft Developer
10 39 (7.34%) Project Manager
11 37 (6.97%) Business Analyst
12 33 (6.21%) Dynamics AX Architect
13 32 (6.03%) .NET Developer
14 20 (3.77%) Sitecore Developer
15 18 (3.39%) ERP Manager
16 16 (3.01%) Senior Developer
17 15 (2.82%) C# Developer
18 14 (2.64%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
19 12 (2.26%) ERP Analyst
20 11 (2.07%) ERP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (20.15%) .NET
2 55 (10.36%) HTML
3 51 (9.60%) CSS
4 47 (8.85%) AngularJS
5 25 (4.71%) jQuery
6 23 (4.33%) HTML5
7 22 (4.14%) CSS3
8 20 (3.77%) COM
9 19 (3.58%) ASP.NET
10 18 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (3.20%) XML
12 14 (2.64%) Web Services
13 10 (1.88%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (1.32%) WCF
15 6 (1.13%) WPF
16 5 (0.94%) .NET Framework
17 4 (0.75%) Ajax
17 4 (0.75%) WF
18 3 (0.56%) JSTL
18 3 (0.56%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.58%) Public Cloud
3 12 (2.26%) Social Network
4 11 (2.07%) Life Science
4 11 (2.07%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.51%) Clustering
5 8 (1.51%) e-Learning
6 7 (1.32%) FMCG
7 3 (0.56%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.56%) Data Centre
7 3 (0.56%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.56%) User Experience
7 3 (0.56%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.38%) Learning Management System
8 2 (0.38%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.19%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.19%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.19%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.19%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (3.58%) Windows
2 6 (1.13%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (0.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.19%) Unix
5 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (36.53%) ERP
2 94 (17.70%) CRM
3 92 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (12.62%) Migration
5 61 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
6 44 (8.29%) Data Migration
7 41 (7.72%) Project Management
8 38 (7.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 30 (5.65%) Business Analysis
10 29 (5.46%) MVC
11 27 (5.08%) Logistics
12 26 (4.90%) TDD
13 24 (4.52%) User Acceptance Testing
14 23 (4.33%) Business Development
15 22 (4.14%) Test Scripting
16 21 (3.95%) E-Commerce
17 18 (3.39%) Continuous Deployment
17 18 (3.39%) Web Development
18 16 (3.01%) Change Management
18 16 (3.01%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 105 (19.77%) C#
2 84 (15.82%) SQL
3 57 (10.73%) JavaScript
4 56 (10.55%) X++
5 26 (4.90%) T-SQL
6 19 (3.58%) Java
7 15 (2.82%) VB.NET
8 12 (2.26%) C++
9 6 (1.13%) C
10 4 (0.75%) VB
11 3 (0.56%) XPath
12 2 (0.38%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.19%) ABAP
13 1 (0.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (6.03%) Degree
2 9 (1.69%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.32%) ACCA
3 7 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.32%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.94%) ISEB
5 4 (0.75%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.75%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.75%) PMP
6 3 (0.56%) AAT
6 3 (0.56%) CIMA
6 3 (0.56%) MAPM
7 2 (0.38%) CEH
7 2 (0.38%) CISM
7 2 (0.38%) CISMP
7 2 (0.38%) CISSP
7 2 (0.38%) CRISC
7 2 (0.38%) MCP
7 2 (0.38%) MCSE
8 1 (0.19%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.13%) Data Quality
2 5 (0.94%) QA
3 4 (0.75%) GMP
4 3 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.38%) GPG13
5 2 (0.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.38%) RMADS
System Software
1 18 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.64%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.38%) XenApp
4 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 373 (70.24%) Microsoft
2 70 (13.18%) JD Edwards
3 59 (11.11%) Oracle
4 55 (10.36%) SAP
5 20 (3.77%) Sitecore
6 17 (3.20%) Salesforce.com
7 15 (2.82%) NetSuite
8 13 (2.45%) IBM
9 11 (2.07%) Infor
9 11 (2.07%) PeopleSoft
10 10 (1.88%) hybris
11 8 (1.51%) Workday
12 7 (1.32%) Cognos
12 7 (1.32%) Sage
13 6 (1.13%) IFS
14 5 (0.94%) Hyperion
15 4 (0.75%) Citrix
15 4 (0.75%) Nintex
16 3 (0.56%) VMware
17 2 (0.38%) MicroStrategy
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