The first table below looks at the demand for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 18 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 West Yorkshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 93 82 94
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 15 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.83% 0.53% 0.056%
As % of the Business Applications category 14.02% 6.73% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 1
Average daily rate £413 £413 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.50%
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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
107 104 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.93% 7.85% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 40 67
Average daily rate £401 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.46% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £248 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £13.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Dynamics AX
Yorkshire

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Dynamics AX Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dynamics AX across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -10 15 £413 - 7
Wakefield - - - -
Dynamics AX
Yorkshire

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 10 (62.50%) X++
2 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Workflow
3 4 (25.00%) Legal
3 4 (25.00%) .NET
3 4 (25.00%) ERP
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) SAP
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) PMP
4 3 (18.75%) PMI Certification
4 3 (18.75%) JD Edwards
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
4 3 (18.75%) QA
4 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
6 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
6 1 (6.25%) XML
6 1 (6.25%) C#
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 1 (6.25%) MS Office

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) ERP Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) ERP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (25.00%) Workflow
2 4 (25.00%) ERP
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
3 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) X++
2 3 (18.75%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) PMP
1 3 (18.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
1 3 (18.75%) SAP
1 3 (18.75%) JD Edwards
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £410 - £430 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £0 to £420 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Enterprise Partners
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Enterprise Partners
Rate: £800 - £900 per day + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago