The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
South West / Dorset
Rank - 25 24
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 0 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 1.30% 3.49%
As % of the Business Applications category - 16.67% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £481 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +20.31% -15.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Dorset with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 2 18 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 2.17% 7.83% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 10
Median daily rate £425 £425 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.92%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics AX in Dorset

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) JD Edwards
4 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) IaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) Power BI
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (20.00%) OLAP

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) OLAP
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Power BI
3 1 (20.00%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) SSAS Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Business Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) CRM Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) CRM Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) JD Edwards
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle