Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 150 171
Rank change year-on-year -10 +21 +1
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 6 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.15% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.06% 3.29% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 6
Berkshire median daily rate £394 £475 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.11% -2.56% +52.34%
10th Percentile £333 £428 £440
90th Percentile £437 £675 £650
South East median daily rate £425 £450 £461
% change year-on-year -5.56% -2.44% +8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £10.00

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 291 365 369
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 7.47% 9.16% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 166 190
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £294 £273 £273
90th Percentile £575 £633 £563
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 9
Berkshire median hourly rate £36.75 £33.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.36% +65.00% -27.27%
10th Percentile £21.13 £14.25 £18.81
90th Percentile £52.13 £61.00 £34.65
South East median hourly rate £32.50 £36.93 £20.00
% change year-on-year -11.98% +84.63% -27.27%

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 21 October 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
Slough -7 2 £369 - 1
Reading -11 1 - - 15
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Dynamics AX
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics AX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) CODA
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Power BI
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) IaaS
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) VBA
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
4 1 (16.67%) ACCA
4 1 (16.67%) CIMA
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) General Ledger
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) NetSuite
4 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping

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 1 (16.67%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (16.67%) Infor SunSystems
1 1 (16.67%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Power BI
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Power BI Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Manager
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Finance Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Senior SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ACCA
1 1 (16.67%) CIMA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) CODA
3 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards