Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 23 November 2017 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)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 53 80
Rank change year-on-year -3 +27 -18
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 6 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.85% 0.95% 0.73%
As % of the Business Applications category 13.04% 9.84% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 7
Cambridge median daily rate £488 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.88% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £366 £297 £355
90th Percentile £569 £459 £583
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £488 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +21.88% +2.56% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridge with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 46 61 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 6.52% 9.67% 8.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 60
Cambridge median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £311 £353 £314
90th Percentile £595 £550 £550
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £413 £411 £400
% change year-on-year +0.30% +2.81% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Cambridge median hourly rate £12.50 £10.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.05% - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £12.50 £42.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year -70.24% +47.37% +34.12%

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics AX in Cambridge

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics AX in Cambridge

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics AX in Cambridge over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics AX in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) TestDirector
3 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
3 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (16.67%) X++
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (16.67%) Power BI

Dynamics AX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) TestDirector
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ERP
1 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Case Management
2 1 (16.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Order to Cash
2 1 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Record to Report
2 1 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards