Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 403 420 463
Rank change year-on-year +17 +43 -55
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 230 188 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.51% 0.44% 0.35%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.36% 5.63% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 141 109
London median daily rate £525 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £395 £313 £325
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £500 £450 £469
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
London median hourly rate £29.15 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.71% - -
England median hourly rate £29.15 £18.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year +61.94% +80.00% -83.33%

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 2,752 3,338 3,341
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.04% 7.81% 7.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,705 2,134 2,196
London median daily rate £525 £479 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.66% +6.39% -3.23%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £304
90th Percentile £700 £675 £638
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 34 15
London median hourly rate £29.15 £25.83 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.85% +14.80% +4.65%
10th Percentile £15.50 £14.13 £16.13
90th Percentile £58.10 £57.50 £43.63
England median hourly rate £24.00 £27.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year -13.51% +6.73% +17.81%

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 20 August 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics AX in London over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

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 20 August 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 -18 35 £500 +25.00% 13
South London -29 8 £450 -25.00%
East London - 5 - -
West London -41 2 £363 -15.20% 5
North London - 1 £700 -
Dynamics AX
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 138 (60.00%) Finance
2 136 (59.13%) Microsoft
3 115 (50.00%) ERP
3 115 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
4 44 (19.13%) Retail
5 37 (16.09%) SQL
6 28 (12.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 27 (11.74%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (10.43%) JD Edwards
8 24 (10.43%) SQL Server
8 24 (10.43%) NetSuite
9 23 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
9 23 (10.00%) CRM
10 20 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
10 20 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (8.26%) T-SQL
11 19 (8.26%) Power BI
11 19 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (7.39%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (6.96%) Oracle
14 15 (6.52%) Business Process Analysis
15 14 (6.09%) X++
15 14 (6.09%) PRINCE2
16 13 (5.65%) Service Management
16 13 (5.65%) Service Delivery
16 13 (5.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 13 (5.65%) Dynamics NAV
16 13 (5.65%) Process Improvement
17 12 (5.22%) ITSM
17 12 (5.22%) Migration

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 9 (3.91%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.87%) Confluence
3 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.87%) Mule
3 2 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (5.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.61%) Adobe Captivate
2 6 (2.61%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.74%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (10.43%) NetSuite
2 23 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (5.65%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (2.17%) Servitor
5 3 (1.30%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.43%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.43%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.43%) Dynamics SL
7 1 (0.43%) JDE World
7 1 (0.43%) Magento
7 1 (0.43%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 115 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
2 20 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.04%) Office 365
4 3 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.30%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (1.30%) SaaS
5 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.87%) Internet
2 1 (0.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 24 (10.43%) SQL Server
3 19 (8.26%) Power BI
4 13 (5.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.74%) MySQL
7 4 (1.74%) OLAP
7 4 (1.74%) OLTP
8 2 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.87%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.43%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.43%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.43%) Big Data
9 1 (0.43%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (3.48%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (0.87%) JIRA
3 2 (0.87%) MorphX
4 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 138 (60.00%) Finance
2 44 (19.13%) Retail
3 12 (5.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (3.04%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.30%) General Ledger
5 3 (1.30%) German Language
6 2 (0.87%) Back Office
6 2 (0.87%) Marketing
6 2 (0.87%) Publishing
7 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (20.87%) Consultant
2 47 (20.43%) Architect
3 43 (18.70%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 36 (15.65%) Developer
5 32 (13.91%) Solutions Architect
6 29 (12.61%) Analyst
7 27 (11.74%) Dynamics AX Architect
8 22 (9.57%) Dynamics AX Developer
8 22 (9.57%) Functional Consultant
9 17 (7.39%) ERP Architect
10 16 (6.96%) Project Manager
11 15 (6.52%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
12 14 (6.09%) Microsoft Consultant
13 12 (5.22%) Lead Architect
13 12 (5.22%) Lead Solutions Architect
14 11 (4.78%) Technical Architect
15 10 (4.35%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
16 9 (3.91%) Business Analyst
16 9 (3.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 9 (3.91%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.61%) .NET
2 5 (2.17%) EDI
3 4 (1.74%) MDX
4 3 (1.30%) Mason
4 3 (1.30%) REST
4 3 (1.30%) Web Services
4 3 (1.30%) XML
5 2 (0.87%) SOAP
5 2 (0.87%) WAP
5 2 (0.87%) WCF
6 1 (0.43%) .NET Core
6 1 (0.43%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.43%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET Core
6 1 (0.43%) J2EE
6 1 (0.43%) jQuery
6 1 (0.43%) Loki
6 1 (0.43%) Middleware
6 1 (0.43%) Vue.js
6 1 (0.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.91%) Analytical Mindset
2 9 (3.91%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (3.04%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (1.74%) BYOD
4 4 (1.74%) Data Centre
5 2 (0.87%) Clustering
5 2 (0.87%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.87%) User Experience
6 1 (0.43%) AS400
6 1 (0.43%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.43%) Fintech
6 1 (0.43%) iSeries
6 1 (0.43%) Life Science
6 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.43%) Marketing Technology
6 1 (0.43%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.87%) Windows
1 2 (0.87%) Windows Server
1 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (50.00%) ERP
2 27 (11.74%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (10.00%) CRM
4 20 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (7.39%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (6.52%) Business Process Analysis
7 14 (6.09%) PRINCE2
8 13 (5.65%) Process Improvement
8 13 (5.65%) Service Delivery
8 13 (5.65%) Service Management
9 12 (5.22%) ITSM
9 12 (5.22%) Migration
9 12 (5.22%) Project Management
10 11 (4.78%) Time Management
11 10 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
11 10 (4.35%) ITIL
12 9 (3.91%) Analytics
12 9 (3.91%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (3.48%) Coaching
13 8 (3.48%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 37 (16.09%) SQL
2 19 (8.26%) T-SQL
3 14 (6.09%) X++
4 8 (3.48%) C#
5 7 (3.04%) VBA
6 3 (1.30%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.43%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.43%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (0.43%) Java
7 1 (0.43%) PHP
7 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (1.74%) Degree
2 2 (0.87%) ACCA
2 2 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (0.87%) CIMA
3 1 (0.43%) AAT
3 1 (0.43%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.43%) MBA
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.43%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.61%) PMO
2 5 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.61%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.87%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (0.87%) SCCM
2 2 (0.87%) SCOM
Vendors
1 136 (59.13%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.43%) JD Edwards
3 16 (6.96%) Oracle
4 9 (3.91%) SAP
5 6 (2.61%) Adobe
6 5 (2.17%) Citrix
6 5 (2.17%) Civica
6 5 (2.17%) Orchard
7 4 (1.74%) Tableau
8 3 (1.30%) Fujitsu
8 3 (1.30%) MuleSoft
9 2 (0.87%) VMware
10 1 (0.43%) Ceridian
10 1 (0.43%) Cognos
10 1 (0.43%) Epicor
10 1 (0.43%) hybris
10 1 (0.43%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.43%) IBM
10 1 (0.43%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.43%) Workday