Period
to 23 November 2017

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 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 230 252
Rank change year-on-year +9 +22 +15
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 27 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.38% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.80% 2.38% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 18
City of London median daily rate £363 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.71% -8.11% -2.63%
10th Percentile £298 £400 £313
90th Percentile £584 £606 £625
Central London median daily rate £425 £425 £488
% change year-on-year - -12.82% +2.63%
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 563 463 686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 7.89% 6.91% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 316 453
City of London median daily rate £501 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.22% -2.70% -2.63%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £275
90th Percentile £725 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £450 £463
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
City of London median hourly rate £31.20 £24.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.06% -1.00% -10.43%
10th Percentile £23.16 £18.43 £21.65
90th Percentile £40.84 £32.08 £39.25
Central London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +21.21% -1.00% -18.13%

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 November 2017.

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

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 City of London region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 12 (44.44%) Dynamics 365
3 11 (40.74%) ERP
3 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) CRM
4 8 (29.63%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (14.81%) XenApp
7 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
7 4 (14.81%) Retail
7 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
7 4 (14.81%) VMware
7 4 (14.81%) SQL
7 4 (14.81%) Citrix
7 4 (14.81%) PaaS
7 4 (14.81%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (14.81%) Skype for Business
7 4 (14.81%) Office 365
7 4 (14.81%) NetScaler
7 4 (14.81%) IaaS
7 4 (14.81%) DevOps
7 4 (14.81%) Skype
8 3 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
8 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (7.41%) Migration
9 2 (7.41%) SAP
9 2 (7.41%) Oracle

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 4 (14.81%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (7.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (3.70%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (3.70%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 12 (44.44%) Dynamics 365
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (14.81%) IaaS
3 4 (14.81%) Office 365
3 4 (14.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) NetScaler
1 4 (14.81%) Skype
2 1 (3.70%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (7.41%) Power BI
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Trainer
2 6 (22.22%) Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Dynamics AX Trainer
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Functional Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Trainer
4 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Data Migration Lead
6 1 (3.70%) ERP Trainer
6 1 (3.70%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Office 365 Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) ERP
2 8 (29.63%) CRM
3 4 (14.81%) DevOps
3 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
4 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Coaching
6 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Data Transformation
6 1 (3.70%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (3.70%) Logistics
6 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.70%) Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.70%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (14.81%) XenApp
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Citrix
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) CODA