The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 23 June 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)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 55 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.16% 0.15% -
As % of the Business Applications category 2.27% 1.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £10.00 -
% change year-on-year +80.00% -  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 44 71 86
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 6.96% 10.66% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 44
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £375 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £44.40 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +36.61%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics AX in Hertfordshire

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 1 - -
Dynamics AX
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Conflict Management
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
1 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining

Dynamics AX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Business Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Conflict Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Ariba
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP