Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 June 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 238 192 218
Rank change year-on-year -46 +26 +20
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 13 38 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.19% 0.61% 0.32%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.28% 7.34% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 32 17
City of London median daily rate £513 £360 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.36% -26.53% -2.00%
10th Percentile £280 £351 £355
90th Percentile £705 £573 £592
Central London median daily rate £500 £360 £500
% change year-on-year +38.89% -28.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 396 518 456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.71% 8.29% 6.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 342 323
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +2.70% -3.90%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £725 £650 £625
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
City of London median hourly rate £47.50 £29.38 £21.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.67% +37.45% +0.35%
10th Percentile £22.09 £23.59 £16.13
90th Percentile £70.67 £39.12 £26.00
Central London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.38 £21.38
% change year-on-year +2.11% +37.45% +25.74%

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Dynamics AX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics AX in the City of London

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics AX in the City of London

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics AX in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics AX in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) ERP
2 6 (46.15%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) CRM
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (23.08%) Analytics
5 3 (23.08%) Power BI
5 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) ETL
5 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 2 (15.38%) VBA
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Retail
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (7.69%) Presales
7 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (7.69%) PaaS

Dynamics AX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.69%) IaaS
3 1 (7.69%) Office 365
3 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
1 1 (7.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Power BI
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX Architect
3 2 (15.38%) ERP Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Power BI Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) REST
1 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.69%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ERP
2 4 (30.77%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) ETL
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Business Process Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (7.69%) Fit Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VBA
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) VMware