Period
to 13 November 2019

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 13 November 2019 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
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 417 412 412
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 +59
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 130 229 243
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.36% 0.50% 0.52%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.28% 8.24% 6.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 163 172
London median daily rate £550 £500 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £365 £375 £326
90th Percentile £638 £675 £625
England median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
London median hourly rate £38.75 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +187.04% - -
England median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +150.00% +40.00%

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 2,460 2,780 3,647
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.78% 6.02% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,558 1,714 2,369
London median daily rate £512 £510 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.49% +1.90% +11.11%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 20 24
London median hourly rate £24.56 £30.00 £25.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.13% +16.14% +8.76%
10th Percentile £17.00 £12.75 £14.13
90th Percentile £62.75 £65.50 £43.53
England median hourly rate £31.00 £30.00 £24.21
% change year-on-year +3.33% +23.94% -21.92%

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 13 November 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics AX in London over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 13 November 2019. 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 +25 38 £500 - 10
South London +45 2 £250 -44.44%
North London +9 2 £494 -14.13%
Dynamics AX
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, 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 95 (73.08%) Dynamics 365
2 77 (59.23%) Microsoft
3 64 (49.23%) ERP
4 56 (43.08%) Finance
5 31 (23.85%) Azure
6 28 (21.54%) SQL
7 26 (20.00%) Migration
8 23 (17.69%) Power BI
8 23 (17.69%) Power Platform
9 22 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (16.15%) .NET
10 21 (16.15%) CRM
10 21 (16.15%) Dynamics CRM
11 20 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (14.62%) Data Migration
13 17 (13.08%) SharePoint
14 15 (11.54%) SQL Server
15 13 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
15 13 (10.00%) Office 365
15 13 (10.00%) Retail
16 12 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
17 11 (8.46%) Mentoring
17 11 (8.46%) Project Management
17 11 (8.46%) PowerApps
18 10 (7.69%) X++
19 9 (6.92%) Degree
19 9 (6.92%) NetSuite
19 9 (6.92%) PowerShell
19 9 (6.92%) Oracle
19 9 (6.92%) Problem-Solving

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 17 (13.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.31%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 21 (16.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (6.92%) NetSuite
3 7 (5.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.77%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 95 (73.08%) Dynamics 365
2 31 (23.85%) Azure
3 23 (17.69%) Power Platform
4 13 (10.00%) Office 365
5 11 (8.46%) PowerApps
6 5 (3.85%) Azure Functions
6 5 (3.85%) Serverless
7 1 (0.77%) AWS
7 1 (0.77%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.31%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.77%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (17.69%) Power BI
2 15 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.31%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.54%) Big Data
7 2 (1.54%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.77%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.08%) JIRA
2 4 (3.08%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (2.31%) MorphX
4 2 (1.54%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.54%) Selenium
4 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.77%) HP UFT
General
1 56 (43.08%) Finance
2 13 (10.00%) Retail
3 6 (4.62%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.54%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.54%) Marketing
6 1 (0.77%) Advertising
6 1 (0.77%) Back Office
6 1 (0.77%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (23.85%) Developer
2 30 (23.08%) Consultant
3 20 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 18 (13.85%) Analyst
5 15 (11.54%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 12 (9.23%) Architect
6 12 (9.23%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 11 (8.46%) Functional Consultant
7 11 (8.46%) Microsoft Consultant
8 9 (6.92%) Business Analyst
8 9 (6.92%) Technical Architect
9 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Developer
10 7 (5.38%) Dynamics AX Architect
10 7 (5.38%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
11 5 (3.85%) Integration Project Manager
11 5 (3.85%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
11 5 (3.85%) Technical Developer
11 5 (3.85%) Technical Manager
11 5 (3.85%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (16.15%) .NET
2 6 (4.62%) JSON
2 6 (4.62%) Web Services
3 5 (3.85%) REST
3 5 (3.85%) XML
4 3 (2.31%) EDI
4 3 (2.31%) LDAP
5 2 (1.54%) HTML
6 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.77%) CSS
6 1 (0.77%) HTML5
6 1 (0.77%) J2EE
6 1 (0.77%) jQuery
6 1 (0.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.08%) PMI
3 3 (2.31%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (2.31%) User Experience
4 2 (1.54%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.77%) iPad
5 1 (0.77%) iPhone
5 1 (0.77%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.77%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.85%) Windows
2 4 (3.08%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.77%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (49.23%) ERP
2 26 (20.00%) Migration
3 22 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (16.15%) CRM
5 20 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (14.62%) Data Migration
7 13 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (8.46%) Mentoring
9 11 (8.46%) Project Management
10 9 (6.92%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (6.15%) PRINCE2
12 7 (5.38%) Business Analysis
13 6 (4.62%) Change Control
13 6 (4.62%) Data Management
13 6 (4.62%) DevOps
13 6 (4.62%) Project Delivery
13 6 (4.62%) Waterfall
14 5 (3.85%) PRINCE
14 5 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.54%) SQL
2 10 (7.69%) X++
3 9 (6.92%) PowerShell
4 8 (6.15%) C#
5 6 (4.62%) Java
6 4 (3.08%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.31%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.54%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.54%) XPath
9 1 (0.77%) C
9 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (6.92%) Degree
2 4 (3.08%) MBA
2 4 (3.08%) PMI Certification
2 4 (3.08%) PMP
3 1 (0.77%) CIPD
3 1 (0.77%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.77%) MCP
3 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.31%) QA
2 2 (1.54%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.54%) PMO
3 1 (0.77%) GAAP
3 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.77%) vSphere
Vendors
1 77 (59.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.92%) Oracle
3 8 (6.15%) JD Edwards
4 7 (5.38%) SAP
5 3 (2.31%) OpenText
6 2 (1.54%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.54%) Workday
7 1 (0.77%) Adobe
7 1 (0.77%) Apple
7 1 (0.77%) GL TRADE
7 1 (0.77%) hybris
7 1 (0.77%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.77%) IFS
7 1 (0.77%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.77%) VMware