The first table below looks at the demand for Dynamics AX skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 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 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Dynamics AX (Axapta)
Rank 98 98 98
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 31 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.18% 0.66% 0.83%
As % of the Business Applications category 17.13% 7.78% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 8
Average daily rate £424 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.17% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £380 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £505 £515
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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
181 180 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.89% 8.54% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 75 130
Average daily rate £400 £340 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £558 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £430
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.16%
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
England

Dynamics AX
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Dynamics AX Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Dynamics AX across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Dynamics AX Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire 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
(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
South Yorkshire +20 18 £450 - 8
West Yorkshire -14 10 £413 -2.94% 10
North Yorkshire -8 1 - - 3
East Yorkshire - - - -
Dynamics AX
England

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (32.35%) X++
3 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
4 8 (23.53%) ERP
4 8 (23.53%) SQL
5 6 (17.65%) Java
5 6 (17.65%) Finance
5 6 (17.65%) Logistics
6 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
6 5 (14.71%) Resource Management
6 5 (14.71%) .NET
6 5 (14.71%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (14.71%) Project Management
7 4 (11.76%) Web Services
7 4 (11.76%) MorphX
7 4 (11.76%) FMCG
8 3 (8.82%) Legal
8 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
8 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
8 3 (8.82%) QA
8 3 (8.82%) Migration
8 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.82%) Oracle
8 3 (8.82%) SAP
8 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
8 3 (8.82%) PMP
8 3 (8.82%) PMI Certification
8 3 (8.82%) JD Edwards
8 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 5 (14.71%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) DHCP
1 1 (2.94%) VPN
1 1 (2.94%) DNS
1 1 (2.94%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MorphX
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Legal
3 2 (5.88%) Advertising
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Administrator
2 7 (20.59%) Architect
2 7 (20.59%) Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Software Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.82%) ERP Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Functional Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (5.88%) CRM Developer
8 1 (2.94%) IT Support
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Data Manager
8 1 (2.94%) ERP Project Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
2 4 (11.76%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) EDI
3 1 (2.94%) EDIFACT
3 1 (2.94%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) ERP
2 6 (17.65%) Logistics
3 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
3 5 (14.71%) Resource Management
3 5 (14.71%) Project Management
4 3 (8.82%) Migration
4 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
4 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
4 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (5.88%) Supplier Management
5 2 (5.88%) CRM
5 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.88%) Workflow
6 1 (2.94%) Scrum
6 1 (2.94%) B2B
6 1 (2.94%) Time Management
6 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) X++
2 8 (23.53%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (2.94%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) PMP
1 3 (8.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
1 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) JD Edwards
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) SAP
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