Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 21 February 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 > London
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 367 376 457
Rank change year-on-year +9 +81 -8
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 269 227 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.57% 0.55% 0.32%
As % of the Business Applications category 7.92% 6.93% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 182 114
London median daily rate £500 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £375 £351 £329
90th Percentile £625 £588 £655
England median daily rate £495 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £15.00 - -

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 London with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3,395 3,277 3,468
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 7.23% 7.93% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,207 2,222 2,120
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% -1.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 23
London median hourly rate £29.00 £24.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.83% -4.00% -41.18%
10th Percentile £18.90 £5.00 £16.25
90th Percentile £67.95 £155.63 £100.00
England median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% -30.56% +35.64%

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics AX in London

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics AX in London

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics AX in London over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics AX in London

Dynamics AX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dynamics AX in London

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Central London -20 48 £458 +27.08% 23
West London -31 12 £500 +8.11% 7
North London -1 4 £475 -13.68%
South London -46 1 £390 -8.24%
Dynamics AX
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 London region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 156 (57.99%) Microsoft
2 144 (53.53%) ERP
3 128 (47.58%) Finance
4 108 (40.15%) Dynamics 365
5 62 (23.05%) Retail
6 41 (15.24%) SQL
7 36 (13.38%) CRM
7 36 (13.38%) Dynamics CRM
8 35 (13.01%) JD Edwards
9 30 (11.15%) Logistics
10 29 (10.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 28 (10.41%) NetSuite
11 28 (10.41%) Migration
12 24 (8.92%) Oracle
12 24 (8.92%) Data Migration
13 21 (7.81%) Project Management
14 20 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
15 19 (7.06%) SQL Server
15 19 (7.06%) X++
16 17 (6.32%) Change Management
17 16 (5.95%) SAP
17 16 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
17 16 (5.95%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (5.95%) Greenfield Project
18 14 (5.20%) E-Commerce
19 13 (4.83%) Manufacturing
19 13 (4.83%) PRINCE2
19 13 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 13 (4.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Dynamics AX
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 8 (2.97%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (2.60%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.37%) CMS
3 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (2.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.86%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.37%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 36 (13.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (10.41%) NetSuite
3 12 (4.46%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (2.23%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (1.12%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.74%) Infor SunSystems
7 1 (0.37%) Dynamics SL
7 1 (0.37%) Magento
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 108 (40.15%) Dynamics 365
2 12 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.72%) Office 365
4 8 (2.97%) IaaS
5 6 (2.23%) PaaS
6 5 (1.86%) SaaS
7 3 (1.12%) FinancialForce
8 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.37%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.60%) Skype
2 6 (2.23%) Firewall
2 6 (2.23%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.37%) LAN
3 1 (0.37%) SSL
3 1 (0.37%) WAN
3 1 (0.37%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 19 (7.06%) SQL Server
3 13 (4.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 13 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.60%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.23%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (2.23%) OLAP
6 5 (1.86%) OLTP
7 4 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.49%) Power BI
8 3 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.12%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.74%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.74%) MS Access
9 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (2.97%) MorphX
2 6 (2.23%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.37%) JIRA
4 1 (0.37%) Selenium
4 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 128 (47.58%) Finance
2 62 (23.05%) Retail
3 13 (4.83%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.60%) Marketing
5 5 (1.86%) General Ledger
5 5 (1.86%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.49%) Advertising
6 4 (1.49%) Billing
7 3 (1.12%) Banking
8 2 (0.74%) Back Office
8 2 (0.74%) Legal
9 1 (0.37%) German Language
9 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Law
9 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 86 (31.97%) Consultant
2 68 (25.28%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 39 (14.50%) Architect
4 36 (13.38%) Developer
5 35 (13.01%) Analyst
6 33 (12.27%) Functional Consultant
7 30 (11.15%) Dynamics AX Architect
8 29 (10.78%) Dynamics AX Developer
9 28 (10.41%) Solutions Architect
10 24 (8.92%) Project Manager
11 18 (6.69%) Microsoft Consultant
12 14 (5.20%) Business Analyst
13 13 (4.83%) Support Analyst
14 12 (4.46%) Microsoft Developer
14 12 (4.46%) Trainer
15 10 (3.72%) ERP Architect
16 9 (3.35%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
16 9 (3.35%) ERP Manager
17 8 (2.97%) Integration Developer
18 7 (2.60%) Logistics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.46%) .NET
2 5 (1.86%) Middleware
3 3 (1.12%) EDI
3 3 (1.12%) HTML
3 3 (1.12%) jQuery
3 3 (1.12%) Web Services
3 3 (1.12%) XML
4 2 (0.74%) COM
4 2 (0.74%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.95%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (2.23%) e-Learning
4 3 (1.12%) EPoS
4 3 (1.12%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.37%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.37%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.37%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.37%) FMCG
6 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.37%) NHS
6 1 (0.37%) PMI
6 1 (0.37%) User Experience
6 1 (0.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.12%) Windows
2 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
2 1 (0.37%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (53.53%) ERP
2 36 (13.38%) CRM
3 30 (11.15%) Logistics
4 28 (10.41%) Migration
5 24 (8.92%) Data Migration
6 21 (7.81%) Project Management
7 20 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (6.32%) Change Management
9 16 (5.95%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (5.20%) E-Commerce
11 13 (4.83%) PRINCE2
12 11 (4.09%) Supply Chain Management
13 10 (3.72%) ETL
13 10 (3.72%) GAP Analysis
14 9 (3.35%) Business Process Analysis
14 9 (3.35%) Project Planning
14 9 (3.35%) Waterfall
15 8 (2.97%) Business Transformation
15 8 (2.97%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 41 (15.24%) SQL
2 19 (7.06%) X++
3 11 (4.09%) C#
4 10 (3.72%) T-SQL
5 6 (2.23%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.12%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.74%) C++
7 2 (0.74%) VBA
8 1 (0.37%) C
8 1 (0.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (3.72%) Degree
2 4 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (1.12%) ACCA
3 3 (1.12%) Master's Degree
3 3 (1.12%) MBA
3 3 (1.12%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.74%) MAPM
4 2 (0.74%) PMP
5 1 (0.37%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.86%) QA
2 4 (1.49%) IFRS
3 3 (1.12%) GDPR
3 3 (1.12%) PMO
3 3 (1.12%) SLA
4 2 (0.74%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (2.23%) XenApp
2 3 (1.12%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 156 (57.99%) Microsoft
2 35 (13.01%) JD Edwards
3 24 (8.92%) Oracle
4 16 (5.95%) SAP
5 7 (2.60%) Sun
6 6 (2.23%) Citrix
6 6 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.23%) VMware
7 4 (1.49%) Sage
7 4 (1.49%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.12%) CODA
8 3 (1.12%) Epicor
8 3 (1.12%) hybris
8 3 (1.12%) IFS
8 3 (1.12%) Infor
8 3 (1.12%) Xero
9 1 (0.37%) Concur
9 1 (0.37%) Demandware
9 1 (0.37%) HubSpot
9 1 (0.37%) ServiceNow