The table below looks at the statistics for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 65 72 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.78% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Business Applications category 20.83% 3.51% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate £388 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £455 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.50
Dynamics AX
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Business Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
24 57 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.73% 7.43% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 29 24
Average daily rate £375 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £545 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £29.42 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-6.51% -21.53%

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics AX across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Dynamics AX Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Dynamics AX across the Wales region.

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dynamics AX across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
South Wales - 5 £388 - 1
Dynamics AX
UK

Dynamics AX
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) ERP

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Functional Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) CRM Manager
2 1 (16.67%) CRM Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Manager
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft