Period
to 28 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 28 November 2021 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)
UK > England
6 months to
28 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 630 458 549
Rank change year-on-year -172 +91 +12
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 130 65 239
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.21% 0.32%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.44% 3.28% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 45 180
10th Percentile £371 £226 £363
25th Percentile £413 £313 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £438 £513
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -14.63% +2.50%
75th Percentile £603 £525 £591
90th Percentile £665 £583 £634
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £514
% change year-on-year +11.11% -12.41% +2.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £32.50
UK median hourly rate £40.50 - £32.50

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 England with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3,779 1,980 5,631
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 5.39% 6.53% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,467 1,270 3,444
10th Percentile £338 £313 £325
25th Percentile £413 £400 £410
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £638 £598 £588
90th Percentile £738 £700 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 15 72
10th Percentile £17.18 £14.77 £13.25
25th Percentile £24.58 £38.38 £17.93
Median hourly rate £48.25 £52.50 £24.56
Median % change year-on-year -8.10% +113.76% +2.33%
75th Percentile £63.00 £59.60 £51.71
90th Percentile £74.38 £62.03 £62.85
UK median hourly rate £48.25 £50.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year -3.50% +107.30% -7.23%

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Dynamics AX as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics AX in England

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Dynamics AX in England.

Daily rate trend for Dynamics AX in England

Dynamics AX
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Dynamics AX in England over the 6 months to 28 November 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Dynamics AX in England

Dynamics AX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Dynamics AX in England.

Hourly rate trend for Dynamics AX in England

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 28 November 2021. 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
London -166 57 £500 +5.26% 34
Midlands -68 17 £425 - 16
East of England -43 16 £550 +13.40% 6
West Midlands -57 10 £425 -7.61% 11
North West -51 8 £675 +350.00% 6
North of England -67 8 £675 +100.00% 13
East Midlands -30 7 £475 +11.76% 5
South West -51 7 £431 +32.69% 3
South East -86 7 £513 +13.89% 10
Dynamics AX
UK

For the 6 months to 28 November 2021, 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 England region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 113 (86.92%) Dynamics 365
2 77 (59.23%) Microsoft
3 65 (50.00%) Finance
4 60 (46.15%) Social Skills
5 47 (36.15%) ERP
6 39 (30.00%) Migration
6 39 (30.00%) Azure
7 38 (29.23%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (25.38%) Data Migration
8 33 (25.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 31 (23.85%) SAP
10 30 (23.08%) SQL
10 30 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (22.31%) .NET
12 26 (20.00%) Documentation Skills
13 25 (19.23%) Oracle
13 25 (19.23%) CRM
13 25 (19.23%) Dynamics CRM
14 24 (18.46%) Marketing
14 24 (18.46%) Power Platform
15 23 (17.69%) Java
16 22 (16.92%) J2EE
16 22 (16.92%) SharePoint
16 22 (16.92%) BizTalk Server
17 21 (16.15%) Microsoft Certification
18 20 (15.38%) Retail
19 19 (14.62%) GAP Analysis
20 17 (13.08%) C#
20 17 (13.08%) Feature Driven Development
21 16 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management

Dynamics AX
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 22 (16.92%) BizTalk Server
1 22 (16.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.77%) Confluence
2 1 (0.77%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.77%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (4.62%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (2.31%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 25 (19.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (6.92%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.77%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.77%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.77%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 113 (86.92%) Dynamics 365
2 39 (30.00%) Azure
3 24 (18.46%) Power Platform
4 14 (10.77%) PowerApps
5 10 (7.69%) Azure Logic Apps
6 3 (2.31%) Azure App Service
7 2 (1.54%) Microsoft 365
7 2 (1.54%) PaaS
7 2 (1.54%) Power Automate
8 1 (0.77%) AWS
8 1 (0.77%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.77%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 1 (0.77%) Boomi
8 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.77%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.00%) Power BI
2 12 (9.23%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (6.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.38%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.31%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.54%) Data Lake
6 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.77%) Big Data
7 1 (0.77%) Metadata
7 1 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.77%) Power Query
7 1 (0.77%) QlikView
7 1 (0.77%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2017
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.85%) MorphX
1 5 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.31%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (1.54%) JIRA
4 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
General
1 65 (50.00%) Finance
2 60 (46.15%) Social Skills
3 26 (20.00%) Documentation Skills
4 24 (18.46%) Marketing
5 20 (15.38%) Retail
6 16 (12.31%) Presentation Skills
7 14 (10.77%) Manufacturing
8 7 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (3.85%) General Ledger
9 5 (3.85%) Organisational Skills
10 3 (2.31%) Influencing Skills
10 3 (2.31%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.77%) French Language
11 1 (0.77%) German Language
11 1 (0.77%) Law
Job Titles
1 49 (37.69%) Consultant
2 26 (20.00%) Developer
3 21 (16.15%) Functional Consultant
4 15 (11.54%) Analyst
5 14 (10.77%) Project Manager
6 11 (8.46%) Azure Developer
6 11 (8.46%) CRM Developer
6 11 (8.46%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 10 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
8 8 (6.15%) Applications Developer
8 8 (6.15%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 8 (6.15%) Integration Developer
8 8 (6.15%) Logic Apps Developer
9 7 (5.38%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
9 7 (5.38%) ERP Manager
9 7 (5.38%) Supply Chain Consultant
10 6 (4.62%) Architect
10 6 (4.62%) Management Consultant
10 6 (4.62%) Systems Analyst
11 5 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (22.31%) .NET
2 22 (16.92%) J2EE
3 5 (3.85%) Web Services
3 5 (3.85%) XML
4 4 (3.08%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.31%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.54%) COM
6 2 (1.54%) EDI
6 2 (1.54%) REST
7 1 (0.77%) Ajax
7 1 (0.77%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.77%) Django
7 1 (0.77%) JMS
7 1 (0.77%) JPA
7 1 (0.77%) jQuery
7 1 (0.77%) JSON
7 1 (0.77%) Node.js
7 1 (0.77%) React
7 1 (0.77%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.08%) Legacy Systems
3 3 (2.31%) User Experience
4 2 (1.54%) PMI
5 1 (0.77%) FMCG
5 1 (0.77%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.08%) Windows
2 1 (0.77%) Mac OS
2 1 (0.77%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.77%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (36.15%) ERP
2 39 (30.00%) Migration
3 38 (29.23%) Business Intelligence
4 33 (25.38%) Data Migration
4 33 (25.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 30 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (19.23%) CRM
7 19 (14.62%) GAP Analysis
8 17 (13.08%) Feature Driven Development
9 16 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (10.77%) Project Management
11 13 (10.00%) Data Modelling
11 13 (10.00%) Inventory Management
11 13 (10.00%) Service Management
12 12 (9.23%) Supply Chain Management
13 11 (8.46%) Logistics
13 11 (8.46%) User Stories
14 9 (6.92%) Asset Management
14 9 (6.92%) B2B
14 9 (6.92%) Cost Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (23.08%) SQL
2 23 (17.69%) Java
3 17 (13.08%) C#
4 15 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 10 (7.69%) X++
6 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.77%) Ada
7 1 (0.77%) C++
7 1 (0.77%) Groovy
7 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (16.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.38%) PMI Certification
3 6 (4.62%) PMP
4 5 (3.85%) Degree
5 2 (1.54%) ACCA
5 2 (1.54%) APMP
6 1 (0.77%) CIMA
6 1 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.77%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.77%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.08%) QA
2 3 (2.31%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.31%) PMO
3 2 (1.54%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.77%) Section 508
4 1 (0.77%) SLA
4 1 (0.77%) WCAG
Vendors
1 77 (59.23%) Microsoft
2 31 (23.85%) SAP
3 25 (19.23%) Oracle
4 10 (7.69%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.54%) Ariba
6 1 (0.77%) Concur
6 1 (0.77%) Dell
6 1 (0.77%) Epicor
6 1 (0.77%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.77%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.77%) QAD
6 1 (0.77%) Sage
6 1 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.77%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.77%) Workday