The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the Wales region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 64 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.27% 0.24% 1.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.76% 3.23% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Average daily rate £350 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £91.25 £12.40
% change year-on-year
-76.43% +635.88%
Business Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
42 31 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.68% 7.31% 11.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 23
Average daily rate £413 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £273 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £1,250
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Dynamics AX
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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
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 16 April 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
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South Wales - 2 £350 -
Dynamics AX
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Dynamics AX
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) X++
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) X++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft