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 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 380 350 389
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +39
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 272 281 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.51% 0.39%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.85% 5.50% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 205 141
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 £23.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.86% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.00 -

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
4646 5111 4620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.16% 9.34% 9.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2615 2637 2365
Average daily rate £450 £449 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.27% +4.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 71 75
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +57.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £16.10 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.31 £49.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +50.00%

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 3 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 3 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 +5 259 £450 +5.88% 60
London +4 97 £446 +5.00% 26
South East -23 38 £425 -10.52% 8
West Midlands +17 37 £488 +8.33% 7
North West -13 30 £500 +5.26% 3
Birmingham +17 18 £500 -6.97% 6
East of England +1 18 £425 +6.25% 3
Hampshire +2 17 £438 +9.37% 1
City of London -14 17 £475 -5.00% 10
Yorkshire -19 17 £380 -5.00% 4
Cheshire - 14 £400 - 1
South West -7 11 £403 +15.00% 2
Havant +6 10 £425 -12.82%
Cambridgeshire -13 9 £390 -0.63% 2
Wiltshire +3 7 £388 +10.71% 1
Leeds -29 7 £380 -5.00% 4
West Yorkshire -29 7 £380 -5.00% 4
Chiswick - 7 £425 -
North Yorkshire - 7 £375 -
Harrogate - 7 £375 -
Berkshire +1 6 £305 -34.05% 4
East Midlands -5 6 £500 +14.28% 4
Scotland -17 5 £413 +3.12% 7
Worcestershire +7 4 £375 -
Northamptonshire +2 4 £500 +33.33%
Midlands 0 4 £650 +44.44%
Hertfordshire -2 4 £550 -
Surrey -7 4 £400 -20.00% 2
Cambridge -10 4 £453 +29.28%
Manchester -22 4 £550 +29.41% 2

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 340 (63.20%) Microsoft
2 217 (40.33%) ERP
3 163 (30.30%) Finance
4 115 (21.38%) MS Excel
5 114 (21.19%) .NET
6 110 (20.45%) CRM
6 110 (20.45%) Dynamics CRM
7 103 (19.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 102 (18.96%) SQL Server
9 90 (16.73%) X++
10 66 (12.27%) SQL
11 64 (11.90%) Resource Management
12 63 (11.71%) JD Edwards
13 59 (10.97%) Java
14 52 (9.67%) C#
15 50 (9.29%) Migration
16 46 (8.55%) Retail
17 45 (8.36%) Business Intelligence
17 45 (8.36%) Project Management
18 44 (8.18%) BizTalk Server
18 44 (8.18%) Logistics
19 39 (7.25%) SharePoint
19 39 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
20 38 (7.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 33 (6.13%) Manufacturing
22 32 (5.95%) Oracle
23 31 (5.76%) PRINCE2
23 31 (5.76%) Business Analysis
24 30 (5.58%) Data Migration
25 29 (5.39%) Analytical Skills

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 44 (8.18%) BizTalk Server
2 39 (7.25%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.86%) IIS
4 8 (1.49%) Lync
5 5 (0.93%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.74%) Apache
6 4 (0.74%) MediaWiki
7 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.19%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.19%) SAS
9 1 (0.19%) CMS
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.19%) WordPress
9 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 115 (21.38%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.72%) MS Project
3 19 (3.53%) MS Office
4 7 (1.30%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.12%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 110 (20.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (2.42%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.93%) Agresso
4 4 (0.74%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 3 (0.56%) Exstream
6 2 (0.37%) ResourceLink
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.19%) FRx
7 1 (0.19%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.19%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.19%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.19%) JDE OneWorld
7 1 (0.19%) Dynamics SL
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.86%) Office 365
2 9 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.74%) SaaS
4 1 (0.19%) PaaS
4 1 (0.19%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.74%) LAN
1 4 (0.74%) Internet
1 4 (0.74%) Firewall
2 3 (0.56%) WAN
3 2 (0.37%) SMTP
4 1 (0.19%) DHCP
4 1 (0.19%) DNS
4 1 (0.19%) SAN
4 1 (0.19%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (19.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 102 (18.96%) SQL Server
3 38 (7.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 26 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (2.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 10 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.30%) Microsoft Power View
8 7 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (0.93%) OLAP
10 5 (0.93%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.74%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.74%) MySQL
11 4 (0.74%) OLTP
11 4 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.37%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.37%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 25 (4.65%) Visual Studio
2 18 (3.35%) MorphX
3 11 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.93%) Subversion
4 5 (0.93%) Selenium
5 4 (0.74%) JIRA
5 4 (0.74%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.74%) JUnit
5 4 (0.74%) Redmine
6 2 (0.37%) NUnit
7 1 (0.19%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.19%) MSTest
7 1 (0.19%) Cucumber
General
1 163 (30.30%) Finance
2 46 (8.55%) Retail
3 33 (6.13%) Manufacturing
4 28 (5.20%) Advertising
5 12 (2.23%) General Ledger
6 8 (1.49%) Marketing
7 5 (0.93%) Legal
8 4 (0.74%) Local Government
8 4 (0.74%) Banking
8 4 (0.74%) Law
9 3 (0.56%) Billing
9 3 (0.56%) French Language
10 2 (0.37%) German Language
10 2 (0.37%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.19%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.19%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 142 (26.39%) Developer
2 124 (23.05%) Consultant
3 108 (20.07%) Analyst
4 104 (19.33%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 79 (14.68%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 47 (8.74%) Microsoft Consultant
7 42 (7.81%) Business Analyst
8 41 (7.62%) Architect
9 39 (7.25%) Functional Consultant
10 37 (6.88%) Project Manager
11 28 (5.20%) Microsoft Developer
12 20 (3.72%) Report Developer
13 17 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
14 16 (2.97%) Test Analyst
14 16 (2.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 14 (2.60%) Technical Consultant
16 13 (2.42%) Financial Analyst
17 12 (2.23%) Technical Architect
18 10 (1.86%) Support Analyst
19 9 (1.67%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (21.19%) .NET
2 19 (3.53%) Web Services
3 17 (3.16%) HTML
4 14 (2.60%) CSS
5 13 (2.42%) XML
6 8 (1.49%) ASP.NET
6 8 (1.49%) jQuery
7 7 (1.30%) Ajax
8 5 (0.93%) JSON
8 5 (0.93%) MDX
8 5 (0.93%) SOAP
8 5 (0.93%) EDI
9 4 (0.74%) SAML
9 4 (0.74%) Hibernate
9 4 (0.74%) Spring
9 4 (0.74%) Struts
9 4 (0.74%) JSP
9 4 (0.74%) J2EE
9 4 (0.74%) JPA
9 4 (0.74%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (1.30%) Clustering
3 6 (1.12%) iSeries
4 5 (0.93%) Mobile App
5 3 (0.56%) Management Information System
5 3 (0.56%) AS400
6 2 (0.37%) Replication
6 2 (0.37%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (0.37%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.37%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.37%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.19%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.19%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.19%) FMCG
7 1 (0.19%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.19%) EPoS
7 1 (0.19%) EFT
7 1 (0.19%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (3.72%) Windows
2 10 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (0.74%) UNIX
4 4 (0.74%) Windows XP
4 4 (0.74%) AIX
5 3 (0.56%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.56%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.19%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (40.33%) ERP
2 110 (20.45%) CRM
3 64 (11.90%) Resource Management
4 50 (9.29%) Migration
5 45 (8.36%) Project Management
5 45 (8.36%) Business Intelligence
6 44 (8.18%) Logistics
7 39 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 31 (5.76%) Business Analysis
8 31 (5.76%) PRINCE2
9 30 (5.58%) Data Migration
10 29 (5.39%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (4.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (3.72%) Change Management
13 16 (2.97%) E-Commerce
14 14 (2.60%) Data Analysis
14 14 (2.60%) Business Transformation
15 13 (2.42%) ITIL
16 12 (2.23%) GAP Analysis
16 12 (2.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 90 (16.73%) X++
2 66 (12.27%) SQL
3 59 (10.97%) Java
4 52 (9.67%) C#
5 28 (5.20%) T-SQL
6 19 (3.53%) JavaScript
7 8 (1.49%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.74%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.74%) Korn
9 3 (0.56%) C
10 2 (0.37%) VBA
11 1 (0.19%) PHP
11 1 (0.19%) VBScript
11 1 (0.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (4.09%) Degree
2 18 (3.35%) ACCA
2 18 (3.35%) CIMA
3 12 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.49%) ISEB
5 4 (0.74%) MCT
5 4 (0.74%) PMP
5 4 (0.74%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.74%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.56%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.56%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.19%) CCNA
7 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.19%) MCP
7 1 (0.19%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.16%) QA
2 10 (1.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.37%) GAAP
System Software
1 10 (1.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.37%) XenApp
4 1 (0.19%) vSphere
4 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.56%) LiteSpeed
2 3 (0.56%) SCCM
3 2 (0.37%) SCOM
3 2 (0.37%) MOM
3 2 (0.37%) SAP Afaria
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.19%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 340 (63.20%) Microsoft
2 63 (11.71%) JD Edwards
3 32 (5.95%) Oracle
4 27 (5.02%) SAP
5 8 (1.49%) Citrix
5 8 (1.49%) VMware
6 6 (1.12%) HP
7 5 (0.93%) IBM
8 3 (0.56%) Cognos
8 3 (0.56%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (0.56%) JDA
8 3 (0.56%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.37%) webMethods
9 2 (0.37%) Demandware
9 2 (0.37%) TOWER Software
9 2 (0.37%) Epicor
9 2 (0.37%) NetApp
9 2 (0.37%) Sage
9 2 (0.37%) Cisco
10 1 (0.19%) Adobe
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