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 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 359 372 377
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 277 221 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.42% 0.38%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.76% 4.78% 3.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 130 156
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £440
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £42.00 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +366.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year
- +366.66%

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
4812 4625 5359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.29% 8.84% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2801 2501 2700
Average daily rate £450 £441 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.98% -1.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £405 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 77 109
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £45.00 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.13 £22.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -37.50%

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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 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
England +21 263 £468 -1.47% 221
London +13 89 £450 -1.36% 50
South East -2 58 £545 +9.00% 42
North West +11 33 £425 -9.33% 31
Berkshire +24 32 £563 +15.38% 15
Reading +31 29 £563 +12.50% 7
South West 0 29 £535 +33.75% 20
City of London +11 21 £450 -5.26% 27
Bristol - 18 £545 - 7
Cheshire +21 14 £388 -18.42% 3
Manchester -1 13 £425 -11.68% 22
East of England -18 13 £335 -21.17% 13
East Midlands +1 11 £450 -21.73% 18
Yorkshire 0 11 £450 - 19
West Midlands -20 10 £455 -8.95% 20
Oxfordshire -12 8 £363 - 8
South Yorkshire +7 7 £500 +37.93% 1
Havant 0 6 £434 -35.70%
Hampshire -23 6 £434 -35.70% 6
Dorset - 6 £513 - 2
Sheffield +5 4 £500 +8.10%
Cambridge 0 4 £345 -23.33% 8
Cambridgeshire -5 4 £345 -23.33% 9
Birmingham -10 4 £415 -24.54% 9
Wales -26 4 £456 +20.06% 6
North East -35 4 £300 - 3
Tyne and Wear - 4 £300 - 2
West Sussex - 4 £660 -
Somerset - 4 £325 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £300 - 2

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

1 349 (62.54%) Microsoft
2 181 (32.44%) ERP
3 149 (26.70%) .NET
4 142 (25.45%) Finance
5 132 (23.66%) CRM
5 132 (23.66%) Dynamics CRM
6 131 (23.48%) SQL
7 114 (20.43%) Advertising
8 108 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 102 (18.28%) MS Excel
10 92 (16.49%) SharePoint
11 84 (15.05%) X++
12 79 (14.16%) Manufacturing
13 74 (13.26%) SAP
14 73 (13.08%) SQL Server
15 66 (11.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 59 (10.57%) BizTalk Server
17 54 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
18 51 (9.14%) Resource Management
19 50 (8.96%) JD Edwards
20 47 (8.42%) Java
21 46 (8.24%) SharePoint 2013
22 45 (8.06%) SharePoint 2010
22 45 (8.06%) Migration
22 45 (8.06%) Project Management
23 43 (7.71%) Hyper-V
24 42 (7.53%) Active Directory
25 40 (7.17%) C#
26 39 (6.99%) Clustering
27 38 (6.81%) Disaster Recovery

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 92 (16.49%) SharePoint
2 59 (10.57%) BizTalk Server
3 46 (8.24%) SharePoint 2013
4 45 (8.06%) SharePoint 2010
5 37 (6.63%) Lync
6 36 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.36%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.18%) SAS
9 1 (0.18%) IIS
9 1 (0.18%) Apache
9 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.18%) CMS
Applications
1 102 (18.28%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.41%) MS Office
3 10 (1.79%) MS Project
4 4 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.72%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 132 (23.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (4.12%) Dynamics NAV
3 11 (1.97%) Endur
3 11 (1.97%) ZaiNet
3 11 (1.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (1.97%) OpenLink RightAngle
3 11 (1.97%) Aligne
4 3 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.18%) JDE World
6 1 (0.18%) Agresso
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (6.63%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (1.25%) Office 365
3 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.08%) Intranet
2 1 (0.18%) Internet
2 1 (0.18%) Firewall
2 1 (0.18%) DNS
2 1 (0.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 73 (13.08%) SQL Server
3 66 (11.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 35 (6.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (2.51%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (1.97%) SQL Server 2000
7 11 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (1.43%) ZAP BI
10 6 (1.08%) MS Access
11 5 (0.90%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.72%) OLAP
13 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.36%) OLTP
14 2 (0.36%) OLAP Cube
15 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.18%) QlikView
15 1 (0.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 20 (3.58%) MorphX
2 7 (1.25%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.08%) Selenium
3 6 (1.08%) SoapUI
4 5 (0.90%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (0.72%) JIRA
5 4 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.36%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.18%) JUnit
7 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.18%) Subversion
7 1 (0.18%) Redmine
7 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
General
1 142 (25.45%) Finance
2 114 (20.43%) Advertising
3 79 (14.16%) Manufacturing
4 36 (6.45%) Retail
5 9 (1.61%) Banking
6 6 (1.08%) General Ledger
6 6 (1.08%) Legal
6 6 (1.08%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.90%) Automotive
7 5 (0.90%) Marketing
8 4 (0.72%) French Language
9 3 (0.54%) German Language
9 3 (0.54%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.36%) Law
10 2 (0.36%) Back Office
10 2 (0.36%) Publishing
11 1 (0.18%) Swedish Language
11 1 (0.18%) Russian Language
11 1 (0.18%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 159 (28.49%) Developer
2 132 (23.66%) Consultant
3 102 (18.28%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 100 (17.92%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 97 (17.38%) Analyst
6 57 (10.22%) Architect
7 50 (8.96%) Business Analyst
8 49 (8.78%) Microsoft Developer
9 46 (8.24%) Microsoft Consultant
10 33 (5.91%) Project Manager
11 30 (5.38%) Technical Architect
12 26 (4.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 16 (2.87%) Technical Consultant
13 16 (2.87%) Infrastructure Architect
14 15 (2.69%) Trainer
15 13 (2.33%) Programme Manager
15 13 (2.33%) Test Analyst
15 13 (2.33%) Functional Consultant
16 12 (2.15%) Administrator
17 11 (1.97%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (26.70%) .NET
2 30 (5.38%) ASP.NET
3 28 (5.02%) Application Packaging
4 17 (3.05%) HTML
5 15 (2.69%) CSS
6 10 (1.79%) XML
6 10 (1.79%) .NET Framework
7 9 (1.61%) Web Services
8 7 (1.25%) HTML5
8 7 (1.25%) WCF
9 6 (1.08%) jQuery
9 6 (1.08%) SOAP
10 4 (0.72%) COM
11 3 (0.54%) DHTML
11 3 (0.54%) JSON
11 3 (0.54%) CSS3
12 2 (0.36%) Backbone.js
12 2 (0.36%) AngularJS
12 2 (0.36%) MDX
12 2 (0.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.99%) Clustering
2 29 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (1.97%) Data Structures
4 9 (1.61%) Reference Data
5 8 (1.43%) Data Integration
5 8 (1.43%) EPoS
6 4 (0.72%) FMCG
6 4 (0.72%) Taxonomies
7 3 (0.54%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.54%) PMI
7 3 (0.54%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.36%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.36%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.36%) iPad
9 1 (0.18%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.18%) iSeries
9 1 (0.18%) Life Science
9 1 (0.18%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.18%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 19 (3.41%) Windows
2 11 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (1.43%) Windows XP
4 6 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (0.90%) Windows Vista
6 3 (0.54%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (32.44%) ERP
2 132 (23.66%) CRM
3 54 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
4 51 (9.14%) Resource Management
5 45 (8.06%) Migration
5 45 (8.06%) Project Management
6 38 (6.81%) Disaster Recovery
7 32 (5.73%) Business Analysis
8 31 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 28 (5.02%) Stakeholder Management
11 27 (4.84%) PRINCE2
11 27 (4.84%) Data Migration
12 25 (4.48%) Logistics
13 19 (3.41%) Change Management
14 18 (3.23%) Workflow
14 18 (3.23%) Business Transformation
15 17 (3.05%) SOA
15 17 (3.05%) Enterprise Architecture
16 13 (2.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 131 (23.48%) SQL
2 84 (15.05%) X++
3 47 (8.42%) Java
4 40 (7.17%) C#
5 25 (4.48%) JavaScript
6 23 (4.12%) T-SQL
7 9 (1.61%) VB
8 7 (1.25%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.72%) C
9 4 (0.72%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.54%) C++
11 1 (0.18%) RPG
11 1 (0.18%) VBA
11 1 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (3.94%) Degree
2 13 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.97%) ACCA
3 11 (1.97%) CIMA
4 8 (1.43%) ISEB
5 7 (1.25%) MCT
5 7 (1.25%) AAT
5 7 (1.25%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.90%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.90%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.54%) PMP
9 2 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.18%) CCAB
10 1 (0.18%) MBA
10 1 (0.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.18%) MCITP
10 1 (0.18%) CIPD
10 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.87%) QA
2 11 (1.97%) EMIR
2 11 (1.97%) MiFID
3 4 (0.72%) SLA
4 1 (0.18%) GAMP
4 1 (0.18%) GxP
System Software
1 43 (7.71%) Hyper-V
2 42 (7.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.72%) SCCM
1 4 (0.72%) SCOM
2 2 (0.36%) MOM
2 2 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.36%) SAP Afaria
2 2 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.18%) SCSM
3 1 (0.18%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 349 (62.54%) Microsoft
2 74 (13.26%) SAP
3 50 (8.96%) JD Edwards
4 22 (3.94%) Oracle
5 11 (1.97%) OpenLink
5 11 (1.97%) Murex
5 11 (1.97%) Brady
5 11 (1.97%) Triple Point
6 10 (1.79%) VMware
7 9 (1.61%) Citrix
8 4 (0.72%) Epicor
8 4 (0.72%) Siebel
9 2 (0.36%) Cognos
9 2 (0.36%) Baan
9 2 (0.36%) HP
9 2 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.36%) Capita
9 2 (0.36%) Infor
9 2 (0.36%) LexisNexis
10 1 (0.18%) Sitecore
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