Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 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.

Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 78 84
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6 -
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 15 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.91% 0.11% 0.25%
As % of the Business Applications category 29.41% 0.68% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
Essex median daily rate £529 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.32% +58.33% -
10th Percentile £418 £463 £275
90th Percentile £582 £488 £325
East of England median daily rate £481 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +20.31% -5.88% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Essex with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 51 147 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 6.49% 16.76% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 87 50
Essex median daily rate £450 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -3.45% -14.71%
10th Percentile £338 £238 £211
90th Percentile £563 £475 £488
East of England median daily rate £425 £410 £413
% change year-on-year +3.66% -0.61% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 3
Essex median hourly rate £132.50 £33.73 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +292.88% -16.73% -
10th Percentile £128.75 £30.10 £40.25
90th Percentile £136.25 £42.83 £45.55
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £38.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year -53.95% -6.17% +51.40%

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Dynamics AX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics AX in Essex

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics AX in Essex

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics AX in Essex over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics AX in Essex

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Chelmsford +14 7 £541 +13.84%
Dynamics AX
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Essex region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 11 (73.33%) Visual Studio
1 11 (73.33%) Release Management
1 11 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (73.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 11 (73.33%) Dynamics 365
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) X++
3 9 (60.00%) User Stories
4 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) Finance
5 7 (46.67%) Local Government
5 7 (46.67%) Back Office
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (40.00%) Manufacturing
7 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (20.00%) SAP
8 3 (20.00%) Electronics
8 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
8 3 (20.00%) Marketing
8 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (20.00%) Coaching
9 2 (13.33%) Sitecore
9 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM

Dynamics AX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (73.33%) Dynamics 365
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (73.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) MorphX
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Back Office
2 7 (46.67%) Local Government
3 6 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (20.00%) Electronics
4 3 (20.00%) Marketing
4 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Lead Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Analyst
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
6 2 (13.33%) Functional Analyst
6 2 (13.33%) Functional Business Analyst
7 1 (6.67%) Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX Specialist
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 11 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (73.33%) Release Management
2 9 (60.00%) User Stories
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) Coaching
5 3 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (13.33%) CRM
6 2 (13.33%) ERP
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) X++
3 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (13.33%) Sitecore