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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
England / London
Rank 279 380 338
Rank change year-on-year +101 -42  
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 127 60 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.65% 0.27% 0.39%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.33% 3.46% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 46 71
Median daily rate £450 £470 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.25% +7.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £494 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +23.43% -15.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Dynamics AX is in the business application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Business Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 1525 1734 1888
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 7.83% 7.84% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1009 1119 1221
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 10
Median hourly rate £29.38 £26.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.00% -22.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £22.50 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £55.00 £54.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Dynamics AX as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +20 28 £360 -28.00% 11
Brentford - 1 £450 -
Dynamics AX
England

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 151 (64.81%) Microsoft
2 137 (58.80%) ERP
3 85 (36.48%) Finance
4 69 (29.61%) Business Intelligence
5 58 (24.89%) CRM
5 58 (24.89%) SQL Server
5 58 (24.89%) Dynamics CRM
5 58 (24.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 53 (22.75%) SharePoint
7 50 (21.46%) SAP
8 49 (21.03%) Retail
9 46 (19.74%) Microsoft Azure
10 45 (19.31%) BizTalk Server
11 43 (18.45%) Oracle
11 43 (18.45%) SQL
11 43 (18.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 40 (17.17%) C#
13 39 (16.74%) MS Excel
14 36 (15.45%) Windows
15 34 (14.59%) Team Foundation Server
16 33 (14.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 31 (13.30%) Logistics
18 30 (12.88%) Project Management
18 30 (12.88%) Web Services
18 30 (12.88%) JD Edwards
19 29 (12.45%) IIS
19 29 (12.45%) WCF
20 28 (12.02%) SQL Server 2008
20 28 (12.02%) Scrum
21 27 (11.59%) JIRA

Dynamics AX
Top Related 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 53 (22.75%) SharePoint
2 45 (19.31%) BizTalk Server
3 29 (12.45%) IIS
4 6 (2.58%) Skype for Business
5 4 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.86%) Drupal
6 2 (0.86%) Kentico
7 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 39 (16.74%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.58%) MS Office
3 5 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.15%) MS Project
4 2 (0.86%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 58 (24.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (6.87%) NetSuite
3 12 (5.15%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (1.72%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (1.72%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (1.29%) Dynamics SL
5 3 (1.29%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (1.29%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.86%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.86%) Magento
6 2 (0.86%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.43%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.43%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.43%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 46 (19.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (11.16%) IaaS
2 26 (11.16%) PaaS
3 15 (6.44%) Office 365
4 6 (2.58%) Yammer
5 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.43%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.86%) FTP
1 2 (0.86%) VPN
2 1 (0.43%) Broadband
2 1 (0.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (24.89%) SQL Server
1 58 (24.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 43 (18.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (14.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 28 (12.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (11.16%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (4.29%) Power BI
7 5 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.86%) DataStage
8 2 (0.86%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.86%) MySQL
8 2 (0.86%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.86%) OLAP
9 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.43%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 34 (14.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (11.59%) JIRA
3 5 (2.15%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.29%) MorphX
5 1 (0.43%) TestDirector
General
1 85 (36.48%) Finance
2 49 (21.03%) Retail
3 9 (3.86%) Advertising
4 8 (3.43%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.15%) General Ledger
6 4 (1.72%) Marketing
7 3 (1.29%) Banking
8 2 (0.86%) Legal
9 1 (0.43%) Czech Language
9 1 (0.43%) German Language
9 1 (0.43%) Law
9 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (28.33%) Developer
2 49 (21.03%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 42 (18.03%) Consultant
4 36 (15.45%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 35 (15.02%) Microsoft Developer
6 34 (14.59%) Analyst
7 20 (8.58%) Project Manager
8 14 (6.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 14 (6.01%) Microsoft Consultant
9 13 (5.58%) Architect
9 13 (5.58%) ERP Manager
9 13 (5.58%) Functional Consultant
10 11 (4.72%) ERP Project Manager
11 9 (3.86%) Business Developer
11 9 (3.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 9 (3.86%) ERP Analyst
12 7 (3.00%) Dynamics AX Architect
13 6 (2.58%) Administrator
13 6 (2.58%) SSIS Developer
13 6 (2.58%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (12.88%) Web Services
2 29 (12.45%) WCF
3 21 (9.01%) .NET
4 14 (6.01%) COM
5 7 (3.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (2.15%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.29%) XML
8 2 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.86%) XSL
9 1 (0.43%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (0.43%) CSS
9 1 (0.43%) JSON
9 1 (0.43%) MDX
9 1 (0.43%) Middleware
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.43%) REST
9 1 (0.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.15%) Life Science
3 4 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.86%) Data Structures
4 2 (0.86%) EPoS
4 2 (0.86%) Fintech
4 2 (0.86%) FMCG
4 2 (0.86%) Learning Management System
4 2 (0.86%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.86%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.43%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.43%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.43%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.43%) Replication
5 1 (0.43%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 36 (15.45%) Windows
2 2 (0.86%) Windows Server
2 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (58.80%) ERP
2 69 (29.61%) Business Intelligence
3 58 (24.89%) CRM
4 31 (13.30%) Logistics
5 30 (12.88%) Project Management
6 28 (12.02%) Scrum
7 27 (11.59%) TDD
8 23 (9.87%) ETL
9 20 (8.58%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (8.15%) Migration
11 16 (6.87%) IT Strategy
11 16 (6.87%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (6.01%) Change Management
13 13 (5.58%) Data Migration
13 13 (5.58%) Presales
14 12 (5.15%) Test Scripting
15 11 (4.72%) E-Commerce
16 10 (4.29%) Record to Report
17 9 (3.86%) Test Management
17 9 (3.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (18.45%) SQL
2 40 (17.17%) C#
3 18 (7.73%) X++
4 17 (7.30%) T-SQL
5 7 (3.00%) Java
6 6 (2.58%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.72%) VB
8 3 (1.29%) C
9 1 (0.43%) COBOL
9 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (6.87%) Degree
2 6 (2.58%) ACCA
3 5 (2.15%) MAPM
3 5 (2.15%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.15%) PMP
4 3 (1.29%) CIMA
4 3 (1.29%) ISEB
5 2 (0.86%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.43%) AAT
6 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.86%) QA
2 7 (3.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.86%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.43%) GAAP
4 1 (0.43%) IFRS
System Software
1 8 (3.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 151 (64.81%) Microsoft
2 50 (21.46%) SAP
3 43 (18.45%) Oracle
4 30 (12.88%) JD Edwards
5 18 (7.73%) Salesforce.com
6 17 (7.30%) PeopleSoft
7 6 (2.58%) Infor
8 5 (2.15%) Hyperion
8 5 (2.15%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (1.29%) hybris
9 3 (1.29%) IFS
9 3 (1.29%) JDA
10 2 (0.86%) Citrix
10 2 (0.86%) Cognos
10 2 (0.86%) IBM
10 2 (0.86%) VMware
11 1 (0.43%) Cisco
11 1 (0.43%) Epicor
11 1 (0.43%) Sage
11 1 (0.43%) Siebel
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