Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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)
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 383 444 447
Rank change year-on-year +61 +3 -1
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 258 178 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.55% 0.39% 0.36%
As % of the Business Applications category 7.31% 5.16% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 132 131
London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £327 £350 £313
90th Percentile £625 £675 £625
England median daily rate £475 £473 £438
% change year-on-year +0.53% +8.00% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £60.00
England median hourly rate £14.00 £10.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% -83.33% +160.87%

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 3531 3448 3819
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 7.50% 7.65% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2282 2314 2333
London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £315 £313 £281
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £434
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.63% -0.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 28
London median hourly rate £27.50 £19.50 £34.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.03% -43.07% +37.00%
10th Percentile £15.00 £5.00 £16.62
90th Percentile £43.00 £143.10 £80.75
England median hourly rate £28.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +14.00% -9.09% +4.76%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +29 42 £425 - 14
West London -1 13 £500 -4.76% 5
South London -26 3 £495 +16.47%
North London - 3 £475 - 1
Dynamics AX
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 London region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 159 (61.63%) Microsoft
2 130 (50.39%) ERP
3 117 (45.35%) Finance
4 91 (35.27%) Dynamics 365
5 59 (22.87%) CRM
5 59 (22.87%) Dynamics CRM
6 43 (16.67%) Retail
7 40 (15.50%) SQL
8 37 (14.34%) JD Edwards
9 32 (12.40%) Dynamics NAV
10 28 (10.85%) Coaching
11 27 (10.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 27 (10.47%) Project Management
12 26 (10.08%) Migration
13 25 (9.69%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (9.69%) Oracle
14 23 (8.91%) Logistics
15 22 (8.53%) Data Migration
16 21 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (8.14%) SQL Server
16 21 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
16 21 (8.14%) Greenfield Project
17 19 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
17 19 (7.36%) NetSuite
17 19 (7.36%) X++
18 18 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 17 (6.59%) SAP
20 16 (6.20%) Manufacturing
21 15 (5.81%) T-SQL
22 14 (5.43%) PRINCE2

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 (3.10%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (3.10%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.94%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.16%) CMS
3 3 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.78%) Confluence
4 2 (0.78%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (2.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (2.71%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 59 (22.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (12.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 19 (7.36%) NetSuite
4 4 (1.55%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (1.55%) Infor SunSystems
4 4 (1.55%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.78%) Lawson
5 2 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.78%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 91 (35.27%) Dynamics 365
2 12 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.33%) Office 365
4 5 (1.94%) IaaS
5 4 (1.55%) PaaS
6 3 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.78%) SaaS
8 1 (0.39%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.94%) Skype
2 4 (1.55%) Firewall
2 4 (1.55%) NetScaler
3 2 (0.78%) LAN
3 2 (0.78%) WAN
4 1 (0.39%) SSL
4 1 (0.39%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 21 (8.14%) SQL Server
3 18 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (5.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (3.88%) Power BI
6 5 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.55%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (1.55%) OLAP
7 4 (1.55%) OLTP
8 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.78%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.39%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.39%) MS Access
10 1 (0.39%) Qlik Sense
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (3.10%) MorphX
2 3 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.16%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.78%) JIRA
4 1 (0.39%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.39%) Selenium
4 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 117 (45.35%) Finance
2 43 (16.67%) Retail
3 16 (6.20%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.65%) Marketing
5 8 (3.10%) Advertising
6 7 (2.71%) General Ledger
7 5 (1.94%) Banking
7 5 (1.94%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.16%) Back Office
8 3 (1.16%) French Language
8 3 (1.16%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.16%) Legal
9 2 (0.78%) Billing
10 1 (0.39%) German Language
10 1 (0.39%) Law
10 1 (0.39%) Publishing
10 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 75 (29.07%) Consultant
2 53 (20.54%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 35 (13.57%) Developer
4 34 (13.18%) Analyst
4 34 (13.18%) Project Manager
5 32 (12.40%) Functional Consultant
6 25 (9.69%) Architect
7 24 (9.30%) Microsoft Consultant
8 21 (8.14%) Dynamics AX Developer
9 18 (6.98%) Dynamics AX Architect
9 18 (6.98%) Trainer
10 17 (6.59%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
10 17 (6.59%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (4.65%) Business Analyst
12 9 (3.49%) ERP Manager
12 9 (3.49%) Microsoft Trainer
13 8 (3.10%) Dynamics AX Trainer
13 8 (3.10%) Microsoft Developer
13 8 (3.10%) Support Analyst
14 7 (2.71%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.65%) .NET
2 9 (3.49%) Middleware
3 3 (1.16%) Web Services
4 2 (0.78%) HTML
4 2 (0.78%) jQuery
4 2 (0.78%) REST
4 2 (0.78%) XML
5 1 (0.39%) EDI
5 1 (0.39%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.14%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.71%) EPoS
4 6 (2.33%) e-Learning
5 3 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.16%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.16%) PMI
5 3 (1.16%) Spread Betting
5 3 (1.16%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.78%) New Media
6 2 (0.78%) User Experience
7 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.16%) Windows
2 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
2 1 (0.39%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (50.39%) ERP
2 59 (22.87%) CRM
3 28 (10.85%) Coaching
4 27 (10.47%) Project Management
5 26 (10.08%) Migration
6 25 (9.69%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (8.91%) Logistics
8 22 (8.53%) Data Migration
9 21 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (5.43%) E-Commerce
10 14 (5.43%) PRINCE2
11 12 (4.65%) Change Management
11 12 (4.65%) ETL
11 12 (4.65%) Supply Chain Management
11 12 (4.65%) Waterfall
12 10 (3.88%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (3.49%) Business Analysis
13 9 (3.49%) Data Analysis
13 9 (3.49%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (15.50%) SQL
2 19 (7.36%) X++
3 15 (5.81%) T-SQL
4 5 (1.94%) C#
5 4 (1.55%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.78%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.78%) C++
6 2 (0.78%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.78%) Python
6 2 (0.78%) VBA
7 1 (0.39%) C
7 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (3.10%) Degree
2 4 (1.55%) ACCA
2 4 (1.55%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (0.78%) CBAP
4 2 (0.78%) IIBA
4 2 (0.78%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.78%) MBA
4 2 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.39%) CIMA
5 1 (0.39%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.39%) MAPM
5 1 (0.39%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.10%) SLA
2 6 (2.33%) QA
3 4 (1.55%) IFRS
3 4 (1.55%) PMO
4 3 (1.16%) GDPR
5 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.55%) XenApp
Vendors
1 159 (61.63%) Microsoft
2 37 (14.34%) JD Edwards
3 25 (9.69%) Oracle
4 17 (6.59%) SAP
5 7 (2.71%) Sun
6 6 (2.33%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.55%) Baan
7 4 (1.55%) Citrix
7 4 (1.55%) CODA
7 4 (1.55%) Epicor
7 4 (1.55%) Infor
7 4 (1.55%) VMware
8 3 (1.16%) Sage
9 2 (0.78%) Cadence
9 2 (0.78%) IFS
9 2 (0.78%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.39%) Concur
10 1 (0.39%) HubSpot
10 1 (0.39%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.39%) Siebel