Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 224 221
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 +36
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 32 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.46% 0.32% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.06% 3.71% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 17 8
City of London median daily rate £510 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.50% -20.00% +3.90%
10th Percentile £366 £313 £360
90th Percentile £606 £575 £608
Central London median daily rate £500 £413 £463
% change year-on-year +21.21% -10.81% -7.50%
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 397 593 501
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.68% 8.69% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 403 359
City of London median daily rate £534 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.49% +8.33% -5.26%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £309
90th Percentile £688 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £525 £480 £450
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £31.20 £21.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.06% +45.96% -8.06%
Central London median hourly rate £24.35 £30.00 £21.38
% change year-on-year -18.83% +40.35% -0.58%

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 26 September 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 18 (56.25%) Finance
2 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (37.50%) Dynamics 365
4 8 (25.00%) ERP
5 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (15.63%) CRM
6 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
6 5 (15.63%) DevOps
6 5 (15.63%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (12.50%) Supplier Management
7 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.50%) SQL
7 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.38%) Retail
8 3 (9.38%) Service Management
8 3 (9.38%) ITSM
8 3 (9.38%) BCP
8 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
8 3 (9.38%) ETL
8 3 (9.38%) ITIL
8 3 (9.38%) Analytics
8 3 (9.38%) Presales
8 3 (9.38%) Power BI
8 3 (9.38%) X++
8 3 (9.38%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (9.38%) Incident Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (9.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.38%) Power BI
4 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (56.25%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Dynamics AX Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Technical Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Service Support Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Support Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Power BI Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) Node.js
1 1 (3.13%) REST
1 1 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) ERP
2 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (15.63%) CRM
3 5 (15.63%) DevOps
4 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 3 (9.38%) Analytics
5 3 (9.38%) BCP
5 3 (9.38%) ETL
5 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL
5 3 (9.38%) ITSM
5 3 (9.38%) Presales
5 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery Management
5 3 (9.38%) Service Management
6 2 (6.25%) Business Transformation
6 2 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
2 3 (9.38%) X++
3 2 (6.25%) C#
3 2 (6.25%) VBA
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Adobe
3 1 (3.13%) IBM