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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 455 379 369
Rank change year-on-year
-76 -10
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 189 271 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.48% 0.49%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.37% 5.84% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 203 187
Median daily rate £450 £455 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.09% +7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £311 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £455 £424
% change year-on-year
-2.19% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.50

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
4329 4638 5060
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.77% 8.18% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2674 2579 2854
Median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 29 49
Median hourly rate £24.50 £30.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £15.90 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.65 £60.55 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £29.42 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-6.51% -21.53%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 -62 167 £450 -5.26% 142
London -55 71 £475 +2.15% 59
North West -1 23 £700 +47.36% 12
Manchester +5 18 £700 +27.27% 8
East of England +10 17 £395 -18.97% 5
West Midlands -24 16 £300 -40.00% 12
City of London +14 14 £495 -3.41% 7
Scotland -20 11 £375 +7.14% 5
South East -46 11 £525 +10.52% 25
Cambridgeshire +11 10 £388 +19.23% 3
South West -11 10 £388 -7.73% 9
Edinburgh - 7 £375 -
East Midlands +12 6 £450 -37.50% 5
Wales +6 5 £388 -
North East -35 5 £400 -20.00% 3
Suffolk - 5 £390 - 1
South Wales - 5 £388 -
Berkshire -2 4 £625 +26.90% 6
Ipswich - 4 - -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £450 - 2
Staffordshire +13 3 £375 -29.90% 1
Cambridge -4 3 £350 -34.88% 3
Birmingham -7 3 £300 -40.00% 7
Northern Ireland - 3 £500 -
County Antrim - 3 £500 -
Peterborough - 3 £460 -
Belfast - 3 £500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £375 -
Cardiff - 3 £400 -
Somerset +11 2 £424 -3.69% 2

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 257 (64.25%) Microsoft
2 146 (36.50%) ERP
3 116 (29.00%) Finance
4 84 (21.00%) MS Excel
5 77 (19.25%) .NET
6 66 (16.50%) Retail
7 53 (13.25%) SQL
8 51 (12.75%) Oracle
9 49 (12.25%) JD Edwards
10 48 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 48 (12.00%) Resource Management
11 45 (11.25%) Agile Software Development
11 45 (11.25%) SQL Server
12 44 (11.00%) Project Management
13 42 (10.50%) Stakeholder Management
14 39 (9.75%) CRM
14 39 (9.75%) Dynamics CRM
15 37 (9.25%) X++
16 36 (9.00%) SAP
17 33 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
18 31 (7.75%) Logistics
18 31 (7.75%) User Acceptance Testing
19 30 (7.50%) Advertising
20 27 (6.75%) Migration
21 26 (6.50%) Change Management
22 25 (6.25%) SharePoint
23 24 (6.00%) Manufacturing
23 24 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 22 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
24 22 (5.50%) PRINCE2

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 25 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 17 (4.25%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (2.00%) IIS
4 3 (0.75%) CMS
4 3 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.25%) Apache
5 1 (0.25%) Drupal
5 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 84 (21.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.75%) MS Project
3 4 (1.00%) MS Office
4 3 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 39 (9.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (3.75%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (1.50%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.75%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.75%) Primavera
4 3 (0.75%) SAP PS
5 2 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.50%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.25%) Infor SunSystems
6 1 (0.25%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.25%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.25%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.25%) Office 365
3 2 (0.50%) GitHub
4 1 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.50%) DHCP
1 2 (0.50%) DNS
1 2 (0.50%) HTTP
1 2 (0.50%) LAN
1 2 (0.50%) WAN
2 1 (0.25%) Firewall
2 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.25%) Network Security
2 1 (0.25%) SAN
2 1 (0.25%) VoIP
2 1 (0.25%) VPN
2 1 (0.25%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 45 (11.25%) SQL Server
3 24 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 20 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 8 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.75%) QlikView
7 7 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.25%) MySQL
8 5 (1.25%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.75%) Power BI
10 2 (0.50%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.25%) MS Access
11 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (4.00%) MorphX
1 16 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (3.50%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.25%) MSI
3 5 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (1.25%) WiX
4 4 (1.00%) Toad
5 2 (0.50%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.50%) MSTest
6 1 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.25%) NUnit
6 1 (0.25%) Selenium
6 1 (0.25%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 116 (29.00%) Finance
2 66 (16.50%) Retail
3 30 (7.50%) Advertising
4 24 (6.00%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.25%) Legal
6 7 (1.75%) Billing
6 7 (1.75%) Marketing
7 6 (1.50%) Back Office
8 4 (1.00%) French Language
8 4 (1.00%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.75%) Banking
9 3 (0.75%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.50%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.50%) Law
10 2 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.25%) Automotive
11 1 (0.25%) German Language
11 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 103 (25.75%) Consultant
2 92 (23.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 79 (19.75%) Developer
4 63 (15.75%) Analyst
5 56 (14.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 41 (10.25%) Project Manager
7 39 (9.75%) Microsoft Consultant
8 38 (9.50%) Functional Consultant
9 35 (8.75%) Architect
10 27 (6.75%) Dynamics AX Architect
11 24 (6.00%) Microsoft Developer
12 21 (5.25%) Business Analyst
13 20 (5.00%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
13 20 (5.00%) ERP Manager
14 19 (4.75%) Test Analyst
15 16 (4.00%) Support Analyst
16 15 (3.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 14 (3.50%) Trainer
18 13 (3.25%) Programme Manager
18 13 (3.25%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (19.25%) .NET
2 10 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 7 (1.75%) XML
4 5 (1.25%) HTML
4 5 (1.25%) Software Packaging
5 4 (1.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (1.00%) CSS
5 4 (1.00%) jQuery
5 4 (1.00%) MDX
6 3 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (0.75%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (0.75%) XSLT
7 2 (0.50%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.50%) EDI
7 2 (0.50%) Middleware
7 2 (0.50%) Web Services
7 2 (0.50%) WPF
8 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (0.25%) Loki
8 1 (0.25%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.25%) User Experience
3 7 (1.75%) Data Structures
3 7 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (1.75%) FMCG
3 7 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.00%) Visualisation
5 3 (0.75%) Data Extraction
5 3 (0.75%) iPad
5 3 (0.75%) PMI
6 2 (0.50%) Data Conversion
6 2 (0.50%) e-Learning
6 2 (0.50%) EPoS
6 2 (0.50%) iPhone
6 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (0.25%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.25%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.25%) Economics
7 1 (0.25%) Pharmacovigilance
7 1 (0.25%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.25%) Windows
2 6 (1.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.25%) Unix
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (36.50%) ERP
2 48 (12.00%) Resource Management
3 45 (11.25%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (11.00%) Project Management
5 42 (10.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (9.75%) CRM
7 33 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (7.75%) Logistics
8 31 (7.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 27 (6.75%) Migration
10 26 (6.50%) Change Management
11 22 (5.50%) PRINCE2
12 20 (5.00%) Data Migration
13 17 (4.25%) ETL
14 16 (4.00%) Business Analysis
15 15 (3.75%) GAP Analysis
16 14 (3.50%) Scrum
17 11 (2.75%) Test Management
18 10 (2.50%) Risk Management
18 10 (2.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 53 (13.25%) SQL
2 37 (9.25%) X++
3 18 (4.50%) C#
4 16 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 8 (2.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (1.50%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.75%) C
8 2 (0.50%) Java
8 2 (0.50%) VB
9 1 (0.25%) Perl
9 1 (0.25%) Python
9 1 (0.25%) Ruby
9 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.25%) VBA
9 1 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (4.00%) Degree
2 8 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (1.50%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.25%) ISEB
4 5 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.00%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.75%) HND
7 1 (0.25%) ACCA
7 1 (0.25%) CCNA
7 1 (0.25%) CCNP
7 1 (0.25%) CIMA
7 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.25%) PMP
7 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.75%) QA
2 2 (0.50%) PMBOK
2 2 (0.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.25%) GAMP
3 1 (0.25%) GxP
System Software
1 9 (2.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 257 (64.25%) Microsoft
2 51 (12.75%) Oracle
3 49 (12.25%) JD Edwards
4 36 (9.00%) SAP
5 7 (1.75%) Cognos
6 6 (1.50%) Citrix
6 6 (1.50%) IBM
7 4 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.00%) Tableau
8 3 (0.75%) Cisco
8 3 (0.75%) Infor
8 3 (0.75%) JDA
8 3 (0.75%) Sage
8 3 (0.75%) VMware
9 2 (0.50%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.50%) Nintex
9 2 (0.50%) RedPrairie
9 2 (0.50%) Retek
10 1 (0.25%) Facebook
10 1 (0.25%) TARGIT
City of London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Rate: £85000 - £115000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Modis International
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Modis International
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Modis International
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + n/a
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £200 - £201 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
South West England
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £301 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £550 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Darlington
Cognitive Group Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + some expenses
Posted: 25 days ago