Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 405 385 428
Rank change year-on-year -20 +43 +33
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 226 268 197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.48% 0.56% 0.44%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.02% 7.33% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 185 156
London median daily rate £500 £495 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £365 £331 £363
90th Percentile £672 £625 £663
England median daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
London median hourly rate £13.50 - -
England median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year -3.57% +40.00% -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 2,817 3,658 3,499
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.02% 7.70% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,734 2,388 2,358
London median daily rate £510 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £325 £313 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 16
London median hourly rate £30.00 £27.25 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.09% +34.57% -46.00%
10th Percentile £12.75 £14.13 £5.00
90th Percentile £66.50 £32.25 £163.13
England median hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year +32.22% -19.64% -3.45%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -10 48 £475 +11.76% 13
West London 0 10 £430 -14.00% 4
North London -7 2 £450 -5.26%
South London -19 2 £450 -9.09% 2
East London - 1 - - 3
Dynamics AX
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 127 (56.19%) Finance
2 123 (54.42%) Microsoft
3 97 (42.92%) Dynamics 365
4 94 (41.59%) ERP
5 44 (19.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 43 (19.03%) CRM
6 43 (19.03%) Dynamics CRM
7 37 (16.37%) Oracle
8 32 (14.16%) SQL
9 28 (12.39%) Dynamics NAV
10 27 (11.95%) Retail
11 24 (10.62%) Project Management
11 24 (10.62%) Coaching
12 23 (10.18%) Migration
12 23 (10.18%) SQL Server
12 23 (10.18%) User Acceptance Testing
13 21 (9.29%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (9.29%) SAP
14 20 (8.85%) Microsoft Azure
15 19 (8.41%) Data Migration
16 18 (7.96%) ITIL
16 18 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (7.52%) JD Edwards
18 16 (7.08%) .NET
18 16 (7.08%) Service Delivery
18 16 (7.08%) NetSuite
18 16 (7.08%) Programme Delivery
19 15 (6.64%) Problem-Solving
19 15 (6.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 15 (6.64%) Programme Management

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 15 (6.64%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (3.54%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.21%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.77%) IIS
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 8 (3.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.65%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 43 (19.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (12.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 16 (7.08%) NetSuite
4 6 (2.65%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.88%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.44%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.44%) Dynamics SL
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 97 (42.92%) Dynamics 365
2 20 (8.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.77%) SaaS
4 3 (1.33%) PaaS
5 2 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.88%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.44%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (0.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.77%) DHCP
1 4 (1.77%) DNS
1 4 (1.77%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (1.77%) SNMP
1 4 (1.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.18%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (3.10%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (2.65%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (2.21%) Power BI
7 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.44%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.44%) Big Data
9 1 (0.44%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.44%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.44%) MySQL
9 1 (0.44%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (2.65%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (2.21%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.33%) JIRA
4 2 (0.88%) MorphX
5 1 (0.44%) JMeter
5 1 (0.44%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.44%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
General
1 127 (56.19%) Finance
2 27 (11.95%) Retail
3 7 (3.10%) Banking
4 6 (2.65%) General Ledger
5 4 (1.77%) Games
5 4 (1.77%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.33%) German Language
6 3 (1.33%) Marketing
7 1 (0.44%) Back Office
7 1 (0.44%) Legal
7 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (17.26%) Analyst
1 39 (17.26%) Architect
1 39 (17.26%) Consultant
2 28 (12.39%) Developer
3 26 (11.50%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 21 (9.29%) Technical Architect
5 18 (7.96%) ERP Manager
6 16 (7.08%) Support Analyst
7 14 (6.19%) Microsoft Consultant
7 14 (6.19%) Programme Manager
7 14 (6.19%) Project Manager
8 13 (5.75%) Applications Support
9 11 (4.87%) ERP Architect
9 11 (4.87%) Functional Consultant
10 10 (4.42%) Delivery Manager
11 9 (3.98%) Applications Support Analyst
11 9 (3.98%) Business Analyst
11 9 (3.98%) Service Manager
11 9 (3.98%) Services Delivery Manager
11 9 (3.98%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.08%) .NET
2 7 (3.10%) EDI
3 5 (2.21%) J2EE
4 4 (1.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.77%) CSS
4 4 (1.77%) HTML
4 4 (1.77%) XML
5 3 (1.33%) Ajax
5 3 (1.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (0.88%) MDX
6 2 (0.88%) Middleware
6 2 (0.88%) Web Services
6 2 (0.88%) XSD
6 2 (0.88%) XSLT
7 1 (0.44%) jQuery
7 1 (0.44%) Laravel
7 1 (0.44%) Node.js
7 1 (0.44%) REST
7 1 (0.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.31%) BYOD
2 10 (4.42%) PMI
3 6 (2.65%) Fintech
4 4 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.77%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (1.77%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.33%) User Experience
6 1 (0.44%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.44%) FMCG
6 1 (0.44%) iPad
6 1 (0.44%) iPhone
6 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.44%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.54%) Windows
2 4 (1.77%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.44%) Linux
3 1 (0.44%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (41.59%) ERP
2 44 (19.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 43 (19.03%) CRM
4 24 (10.62%) Coaching
4 24 (10.62%) Project Management
5 23 (10.18%) Migration
5 23 (10.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 21 (9.29%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (8.41%) Data Migration
8 18 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (7.96%) ITIL
9 16 (7.08%) Programme Delivery
9 16 (7.08%) Service Delivery
10 15 (6.64%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (6.64%) Programme Management
11 14 (6.19%) PRINCE2
12 13 (5.75%) Technical Architecture
13 12 (5.31%) Logistics
13 12 (5.31%) Supplier Management
13 12 (5.31%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (14.16%) SQL
2 13 (5.75%) C#
3 10 (4.42%) Java
3 10 (4.42%) JavaScript
3 10 (4.42%) T-SQL
3 10 (4.42%) X++
4 2 (0.88%) VBA
4 2 (0.88%) XPath
5 1 (0.44%) ActionScript
5 1 (0.44%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (0.44%) PHP
5 1 (0.44%) PHP 5
5 1 (0.44%) PHP 7
5 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (4.42%) PMI Certification
2 9 (3.98%) Degree
2 9 (3.98%) PMP
3 3 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.88%) AAT
4 2 (0.88%) ACCA
4 2 (0.88%) CIMA
5 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.44%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.19%) QA
2 9 (3.98%) PMO
3 5 (2.21%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (2.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.44%) Docker
2 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 123 (54.42%) Microsoft
2 37 (16.37%) Oracle
3 21 (9.29%) SAP
4 17 (7.52%) JD Edwards
5 6 (2.65%) Adobe
6 5 (2.21%) Cognos
7 4 (1.77%) Apple
7 4 (1.77%) Tableau
8 3 (1.33%) IBM
8 3 (1.33%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.88%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.88%) Google
9 2 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.44%) Citrix
10 1 (0.44%) hybris
10 1 (0.44%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.44%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.44%) VMware