Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Dynamics AX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Dynamics AX over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 137 166
Rank change year-on-year -26 +29 -22
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 13 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.32% 0.57% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.88% 6.39% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 8
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £473 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.12% +2.16% -17.41%
10th Percentile £419 £400 £275
90th Percentile £513 £506 £654
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% -15.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Dynamics AX is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 335 360 343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 8.19% 8.92% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 200 177
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £301 £313 £250
90th Percentile £664 £588 £551
South East median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 6
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £22.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -44.30% +259.09%
10th Percentile £14.25 £8.40 £21.25
90th Percentile £52.20 £35.60 £58.88
South East median hourly rate £33.00 £20.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +65.00% -27.27% +44.09%

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Dynamics AX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics AX in Berkshire

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics AX in Berkshire

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -6 4 - - 4
Windsor -11 2 £438 +9.38%
Maidenhead - 2 £500 - 2
Slough +1 1 £500 -
Dynamics AX
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) CRM
3 4 (30.77%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (23.08%) MorphX
4 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Automotive
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (23.08%) B2B
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) CIMA
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) ERP
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 2 (15.38%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (15.38%) Sage
5 2 (15.38%) ACCA
5 2 (15.38%) Infor
5 2 (15.38%) AAT
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Billing
5 2 (15.38%) NetSuite
5 2 (15.38%) X++

Dynamics AX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (30.77%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (15.38%) NetSuite
2 2 (15.38%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MorphX
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Automotive
3 2 (15.38%) Billing
4 1 (7.69%) Advertising
4 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) CRM Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 2 (15.38%) ERP Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) ERP Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Finance Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Microsoft Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) COM
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) B2B
2 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) X++
4 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) AAT
1 2 (15.38%) ACCA
1 2 (15.38%) CIMA
2 1 (7.69%) IIBA
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Infor
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Sage
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Workday