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 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 352 365 319
Rank change year-on-year +13 -46  
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 72 62 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.35% 0.28% 0.50%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.37% 3.84% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 42 75
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £353 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £10.00 -
% change year-on-year +80.00% -  

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 1646 1616 2043
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 7.91% 7.42% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1067 1094 1283
Median daily rate £475 £466 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.93% -1.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 9 18
Median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £16.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £162.50 £42.33 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.28% +52.17%  

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 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 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 0 10 £430 -1.71% 9
Brentford - 3 £425 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £600 -
Twickenham - 1 £363 -
Dynamics AX
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 136 (68.69%) Microsoft
2 114 (57.58%) ERP
3 83 (41.92%) Finance
4 54 (27.27%) CRM
4 54 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 47 (23.74%) Business Intelligence
6 43 (21.72%) SQL Server
7 42 (21.21%) Retail
8 41 (20.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 38 (19.19%) SAP
10 35 (17.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 33 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
11 33 (16.67%) JD Edwards
12 31 (15.66%) Dynamics 365
13 30 (15.15%) Project Management
13 30 (15.15%) Oracle
13 30 (15.15%) SharePoint
14 29 (14.65%) C#
14 29 (14.65%) BizTalk Server
15 27 (13.64%) Windows
15 27 (13.64%) Dynamics NAV
16 25 (12.63%) Logistics
16 25 (12.63%) Team Foundation Server
16 25 (12.63%) Migration
17 23 (11.62%) SQL
18 22 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
19 21 (10.61%) X++
19 21 (10.61%) Web Services
19 21 (10.61%) Scrum
20 20 (10.10%) SQL Server 2008

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 30 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 29 (14.65%) BizTalk Server
3 18 (9.09%) IIS
4 3 (1.52%) CMS
4 3 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.52%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.01%) Drupal
5 2 (1.01%) Kentico
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (3.54%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.52%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 54 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (13.64%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (2.02%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (1.52%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (1.52%) Dynamics SL
4 3 (1.52%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (1.52%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.52%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (1.01%) Magento
6 1 (0.51%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.51%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.51%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.51%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.51%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 33 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (15.66%) Dynamics 365
3 18 (9.09%) IaaS
3 18 (9.09%) PaaS
4 15 (7.58%) Office 365
5 3 (1.52%) Yammer
6 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.51%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.02%) SAN
2 2 (1.01%) FTP
3 1 (0.51%) MVNO
3 1 (0.51%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (21.72%) SQL Server
2 41 (20.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (17.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (10.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (8.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (7.07%) Power BI
7 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.51%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.51%) OLAP
8 1 (0.51%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.51%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (12.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (8.59%) JIRA
3 4 (2.02%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.52%) MorphX
5 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.51%) TestDirector
General
1 83 (41.92%) Finance
2 42 (21.21%) Retail
3 11 (5.56%) Advertising
4 5 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.02%) French Language
5 4 (2.02%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.01%) Legal
7 1 (0.51%) Back Office
7 1 (0.51%) Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Law
7 1 (0.51%) Publishing
7 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (28.28%) Developer
2 42 (21.21%) Consultant
3 41 (20.71%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 33 (16.67%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 25 (12.63%) Microsoft Developer
6 24 (12.12%) Analyst
6 24 (12.12%) Project Manager
7 16 (8.08%) Functional Consultant
8 15 (7.58%) Microsoft Consultant
9 12 (6.06%) Architect
10 10 (5.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 9 (4.55%) ERP Manager
12 8 (4.04%) ERP Project Manager
13 7 (3.54%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
13 7 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
14 6 (3.03%) Dynamics AX Architect
14 6 (3.03%) ERP Consultant
14 6 (3.03%) SSRS Developer
15 5 (2.53%) ERP Analyst
15 5 (2.53%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.61%) Web Services
2 18 (9.09%) WCF
3 16 (8.08%) .NET
4 8 (4.04%) .NET Framework
4 8 (4.04%) COM
5 3 (1.52%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.01%) EDI
6 2 (1.01%) MDX
7 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.51%) JSON
7 1 (0.51%) OAuth
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.51%) REST
7 1 (0.51%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.53%) Data Centre
2 5 (2.53%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (2.02%) e-Learning
3 4 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.02%) FMCG
4 3 (1.52%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.52%) PMI
5 2 (1.01%) EPoS
5 2 (1.01%) Fintech
5 2 (1.01%) Learning Management System
5 2 (1.01%) Life Science
5 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.01%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.51%) Clustering
6 1 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.51%) Replication
6 1 (0.51%) User Experience
6 1 (0.51%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.64%) Windows
2 6 (3.03%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (57.58%) ERP
2 54 (27.27%) CRM
3 47 (23.74%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (15.15%) Project Management
5 25 (12.63%) Logistics
5 25 (12.63%) Migration
6 22 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (10.61%) Scrum
8 18 (9.09%) TDD
9 17 (8.59%) Coaching
10 14 (7.07%) Data Migration
10 14 (7.07%) IT Strategy
10 14 (7.07%) PRINCE2
11 13 (6.57%) ETL
11 13 (6.57%) Record to Report
12 12 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (5.56%) Change Management
14 10 (5.05%) SDLC
15 9 (4.55%) Presales
16 7 (3.54%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (14.65%) C#
2 23 (11.62%) SQL
3 21 (10.61%) X++
4 10 (5.05%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.53%) Java
5 5 (2.53%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.01%) VB
7 1 (0.51%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 17 (8.59%) Degree
2 8 (4.04%) PMI Certification
3 6 (3.03%) PMP
4 4 (2.02%) MAPM
5 3 (1.52%) ACCA
5 3 (1.52%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.01%) CIMA
7 1 (0.51%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.57%) QA
2 4 (2.02%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.01%) PMO
4 1 (0.51%) GAAP
4 1 (0.51%) IFRS
System Software
1 5 (2.53%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.02%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (2.53%) SCCM
2 2 (1.01%) SCOM
3 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 136 (68.69%) Microsoft
2 38 (19.19%) SAP
3 33 (16.67%) JD Edwards
4 30 (15.15%) Oracle
5 10 (5.05%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.02%) Cisco
6 4 (2.02%) IFS
6 4 (2.02%) Infor
6 4 (2.02%) Sitecore
6 4 (2.02%) VMware
7 3 (1.52%) JDA
7 3 (1.52%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (1.52%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (1.52%) Siebel
8 2 (1.01%) Epicor
8 2 (1.01%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.51%) Baan
9 1 (0.51%) Citrix
9 1 (0.51%) iManage
9 1 (0.51%) Sage
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