Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 139 171
Rank change year-on-year -42 +32 +15
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 21 54 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.42% 1.16% 0.45%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.62% 14.10% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 33 16
East of England median daily rate £481 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +25.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £275 £321 £313
90th Percentile £569 £586 £506
England median daily rate £500 £450 £464
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.96% +3.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £29.15 £18.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year +61.94% +80.00% -83.33%

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 317 383 519
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 6.39% 8.23% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 236 277
East of England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +3.03%
10th Percentile £313 £270 £279
90th Percentile £588 £600 £555
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 11
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -21.88% +40.35%
10th Percentile £19.86 £11.25 £9.00
90th Percentile £99.13 £52.35 £44.00
England median hourly rate £24.25 £27.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year -12.61% +6.73% +20.15%

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 16 August 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics AX in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 16 August 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 0 8 £425 -12.82% 7
Hertfordshire -1 6 £231 -31.48% 3
Bedfordshire +5 4 £550 +22.22%
Essex -20 2 £581 +8.14% 5
Norfolk +14 1 - -
Dynamics AX
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 15 (71.43%) ERP
2 10 (47.62%) SAP
2 10 (47.62%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 7 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 6 (28.57%) CRM
5 6 (28.57%) JD Edwards
5 6 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (28.57%) NetSuite
6 5 (23.81%) Logistics
6 5 (23.81%) Data Quality
6 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
6 5 (23.81%) .NET
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle
7 4 (19.05%) Informatica
7 4 (19.05%) Remedy
7 4 (19.05%) Data Management
7 4 (19.05%) SQL
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (19.05%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (19.05%) ETL
7 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
7 4 (19.05%) Master Data Management
7 4 (19.05%) Programme Governance
7 4 (19.05%) Scorecard
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (14.29%) Data Extraction
8 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
8 3 (14.29%) Amazon EC2

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 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (19.05%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (14.29%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (28.57%) NetSuite
2 2 (9.52%) BPCS
2 2 (9.52%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (9.52%) Movex
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (4.76%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon EMR
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon Kinesis
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.52%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (14.29%) Amazon Athena
3 3 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (14.29%) Big Data
3 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MorphX
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) AWS Architect
3 3 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Big Data Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Big Data Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Data Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 2 (9.52%) ERP Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Master Data Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Training Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) CRM Manager
5 1 (4.76%) ERP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (9.52%) EDI
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) ERP
2 6 (28.57%) CRM
3 5 (23.81%) Logistics
4 4 (19.05%) Data Management
4 4 (19.05%) ETL
4 4 (19.05%) Master Data Management
4 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
4 4 (19.05%) Programme Governance
4 4 (19.05%) Scorecard
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) Change Control
5 3 (14.29%) Data Extraction
5 3 (14.29%) Data Governance
5 3 (14.29%) Data Science
5 3 (14.29%) OO
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) C++
2 3 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.52%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
1 2 (9.52%) PMP
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) MAPM
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) Data Quality
2 2 (9.52%) SLA
3 1 (4.76%) PMO
3 1 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) SAP
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) JD Edwards
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle
5 4 (19.05%) Informatica
5 4 (19.05%) Remedy
6 2 (9.52%) Embarcadero
6 2 (9.52%) Workday
7 1 (4.76%) Civica
7 1 (4.76%) Orchard
7 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com