The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 3 months to 25 June 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)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 50 65
Rank change year-on-year -1 +15  
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 4 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.69% 1.20% 1.40%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.16% 10.94% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 10
Median daily rate £494 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.43% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £310 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £498 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £10.00 -
% change year-on-year +80.00% -  

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

Contract Business Application Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 49 64 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 8.48% 11.02% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 38 45
Median daily rate £425 £473 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.05% +14.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £400 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £12.20 £16.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.09% -42.10%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% +55.55%  

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Dynamics AX as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics AX in Cambridgeshire

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics AX in Cambridgeshire

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +1 2 £525 +44.82%
Dynamics AX
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) ERP
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) JD Edwards
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 3 (33.33%) Data Management
5 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) Perl
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (22.22%) Subversion
6 2 (22.22%) Workflow
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (22.22%) MorphX
6 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (22.22%) Puppet
6 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (22.22%) Ansible
6 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 2 (22.22%) Salt

Dynamics AX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) Power BI
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MorphX
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Power BI Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Power BI Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) WF
2 1 (11.11%) WPF
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ERP
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Demand Forecasting
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
4 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 2 (22.22%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
1 2 (22.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) JD Edwards
3 1 (11.11%) Ariba
3 1 (11.11%) Nintex
3 1 (11.11%) SAP