Period
to 18 November 2019

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 18 November 2019 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
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 193 214 227
Rank change year-on-year +21 +13 +14
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 33 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.56% 0.59% 0.41%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.43% 10.33% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 34 20
City of London median daily rate £514 £511 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.49% +41.03% -23.68%
10th Percentile £325 £364 £308
90th Percentile £648 £655 £584
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £425
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -
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 350 397 591
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 5.99% 5.72% 8.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 268 426
City of London median daily rate £512 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £313
90th Percentile £641 £679 £713
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
City of London median hourly rate £38.31 £22.60 £31.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.51% -27.56% +26.06%
10th Percentile £16.54 £19.41 £23.16
90th Percentile £53.75 £26.40 £40.84
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +32.08% -11.67% +21.21%

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 18 November 2019.

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

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

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 City of London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 6 - -
Dynamics AX
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, 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 25 (75.76%) Dynamics 365
2 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
3 16 (48.48%) Finance
4 12 (36.36%) ERP
5 11 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 10 (30.30%) .NET
6 10 (30.30%) Migration
7 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (27.27%) Azure
8 7 (21.21%) Office 365
8 7 (21.21%) Power BI
8 7 (21.21%) Power Platform
8 7 (21.21%) Dynamics CRM
8 7 (21.21%) CRM
8 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
9 6 (18.18%) SQL
9 6 (18.18%) PowerApps
9 6 (18.18%) Change Control
10 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
11 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
11 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
11 3 (9.09%) JIRA
11 3 (9.09%) QA
11 3 (9.09%) Data Migration
11 3 (9.09%) Retail
11 3 (9.09%) C#
11 3 (9.09%) Windows
11 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP

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 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 25 (75.76%) Dynamics 365
2 9 (27.27%) Azure
3 7 (21.21%) Office 365
3 7 (21.21%) Power Platform
4 6 (18.18%) PowerApps
5 1 (3.03%) Azure Functions
5 1 (3.03%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Power BI
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) Data Lake
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (3.03%) MorphX
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) General Ledger
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Functional Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Dynamics AX Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) CRM Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) CRM Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) XML
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) HTML5
3 1 (3.03%) jQuery
3 1 (3.03%) JSON
3 1 (3.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
1 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) ERP
2 11 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 10 (30.30%) Migration
4 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.21%) CRM
6 6 (18.18%) Change Control
7 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (9.09%) Data Migration
9 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
9 2 (6.06%) Integration Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (3.03%) B2B
10 1 (3.03%) Fit Analysis
10 1 (3.03%) Logistics
10 1 (3.03%) MVC
10 1 (3.03%) OO
10 1 (3.03%) Regression Testing
10 1 (3.03%) SOA
10 1 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) C#
2 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.06%) X++
4 1 (3.03%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) MCP
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) GAAP
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Microsoft