Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 19 February 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 173 166
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7 +18
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 28 7 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.60% 0.16% 0.47%
As % of the Business Applications category 7.87% 1.63% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 20
East of England median daily rate £481 £510 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.64% +23.26% +3.44%
10th Percentile £369 £486 £304
90th Percentile £534 £563 £688
England median daily rate £495 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £15.00 - -

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 East of England with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 356 430 432
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 7.64% 9.77% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 254 254
East of England median daily rate £450 £421 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +2.12% -2.94%
10th Percentile £284 £257 £300
90th Percentile £600 £538 £568
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% -1.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 16
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £32.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.54% -19.75% +19.12%
10th Percentile £9.13 £28.20 £22.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £44.17 £52.25
England median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year +2.00% -30.07% +36.19%

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics AX in the East of England

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics AX in the East of England

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics AX in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics AX in the East of England

Dynamics AX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics AX in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dynamics AX in the East of England

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire -5 12 £475 -4.76% 6
Suffolk +12 6 - - 1
Hertfordshire -2 6 £425 -
Essex - 4 £500 - 1
Dynamics AX
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 East of England region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 14 (50.00%) Finance
3 13 (46.43%) ERP
4 7 (25.00%) JD Edwards
5 6 (21.43%) Logistics
6 5 (17.86%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (17.86%) NetSuite
7 4 (14.29%) Migration
7 4 (14.29%) Retail
7 4 (14.29%) Project Management
7 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (10.71%) Case Management
8 3 (10.71%) Compliance Management
8 3 (10.71%) Service Management
8 3 (10.71%) Change Management
8 3 (10.71%) Citrix
8 3 (10.71%) SQL
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
8 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (10.71%) SAP
8 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
9 2 (7.14%) EDI
9 2 (7.14%) ResourceLink
9 2 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (7.14%) Supply Chain Management
9 2 (7.14%) .NET

Dynamics AX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) NetSuite
2 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (7.14%) ResourceLink
3 1 (3.57%) assyst
3 1 (3.57%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (3.57%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.57%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (7.14%) SaaS
2 2 (7.14%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.57%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) MorphX
2 1 (3.57%) TestDirector
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Retail
3 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Advertising
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Consultant
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 5 (17.86%) Functional Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Logistics Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Axapta Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) ERP Manager
5 2 (7.14%) ERP Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Finance Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Finance Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Data Migration Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) ERP Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Migration Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) EDI
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
1 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) ERP
2 6 (21.43%) Logistics
3 4 (14.29%) Migration
3 4 (14.29%) Project Management
3 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Case Management
4 3 (10.71%) Change Management
4 3 (10.71%) Compliance Management
4 3 (10.71%) Service Management
5 2 (7.14%) CRM
5 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.14%) ETL
5 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (7.14%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (3.57%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 1 (3.57%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) ISEB
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PMO
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) JD Edwards
3 3 (10.71%) Citrix
3 3 (10.71%) SAP
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) CODA
5 1 (3.57%) Northgate
5 1 (3.57%) Progress
5 1 (3.57%) Workday