The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 29 March 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 Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 39 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.68% 0.36% -
As % of the Business Applications category 10.53% 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £215 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +132.55% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £494 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +23.43% -15.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 19 23 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 6.46% 8.21% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 11
Median daily rate £425 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.66% -29.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £175 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £410 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £16.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +24.59%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics AX in Leicestershire

Dynamics AX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dynamics AX in Leicestershire

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Loughborough - 1 £550 -
Dynamics AX
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Advertising
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) JD Edwards
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Coaching
4 2 (28.57%) Power BI
5 1 (14.29%) PMO
5 1 (14.29%) User Experience
5 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC

Dynamics AX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Power BI
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Advertising
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Power BI Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) RESTful
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) JD Edwards
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) SAP