Period
to 24 July 2019

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 July 2019 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 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 445 422 419
Rank change year-on-year -23 -3 +55
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 147 241 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.36% 0.52% 0.45%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.54% 8.33% 5.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 169 147
London median daily rate £525 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% -8.16%
10th Percentile £364 £400 £329
90th Percentile £650 £675 £625
England median daily rate £500 £500 £463
% change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 1
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
% change year-on-year - +61.94% +80.00%

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 2,653 2,894 3,287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.54% 6.28% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,704 1,816 2,090
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £338 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £700 £675
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 26 36
London median hourly rate £25.25 £29.15 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.38% +7.96% +20.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £15.63 £14.38
90th Percentile £63.75 £66.25 £69.13
England median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £29.69
% change year-on-year +30.00% -15.80% -1.03%

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 July 2019.

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 July 2019. 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 +17 40 £550 +7.84% 25
North London -1 3 £575 -17.86% 2
East London +1 2 £575 - 3
Dynamics AX
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2019, 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 95 (64.63%) Dynamics 365
2 87 (59.18%) Microsoft
3 75 (51.02%) ERP
4 53 (36.05%) Finance
5 42 (28.57%) CRM
5 42 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
6 30 (20.41%) Power Platform
7 29 (19.73%) Power BI
8 28 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (17.01%) Migration
10 24 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (15.65%) Data Migration
12 21 (14.29%) Retail
13 20 (13.61%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
15 17 (11.56%) Dynamics NAV
15 17 (11.56%) SQL
16 16 (10.88%) SQL Server
16 16 (10.88%) SharePoint
17 15 (10.20%) .NET
17 15 (10.20%) REST
18 13 (8.84%) Waterfall
18 13 (8.84%) Office 365
18 13 (8.84%) JSON
18 13 (8.84%) C#
18 13 (8.84%) Web Services
18 13 (8.84%) Project Management
18 13 (8.84%) Problem-Solving
19 12 (8.16%) JD Edwards
19 12 (8.16%) XML

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 16 (10.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 42 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (11.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 12 (8.16%) NetSuite
4 3 (2.04%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 95 (64.63%) Dynamics 365
2 30 (20.41%) Power Platform
3 18 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (8.84%) Office 365
5 2 (1.36%) SaaS
6 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.68%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.73%) Power BI
2 16 (10.88%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.08%) Big Data
5 6 (4.08%) Data Lake
6 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.04%) Qlik Sense
8 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (1.36%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.36%) Selenium
3 1 (0.68%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.68%) MorphX
3 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (36.05%) Finance
2 21 (14.29%) Retail
3 4 (2.72%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.72%) Marketing
4 3 (2.04%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.68%) Advertising
5 1 (0.68%) Back Office
5 1 (0.68%) Banking
5 1 (0.68%) French Language
5 1 (0.68%) German Language
5 1 (0.68%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.68%) Legal
5 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (28.57%) Developer
2 33 (22.45%) Consultant
3 22 (14.97%) Analyst
3 22 (14.97%) Project Manager
4 18 (12.24%) Microsoft Consultant
5 15 (10.20%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 13 (8.84%) Senior Developer
7 11 (7.48%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 11 (7.48%) Functional Consultant
8 10 (6.80%) Business Analyst
8 10 (6.80%) CRM Consultant
8 10 (6.80%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
9 9 (6.12%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
9 9 (6.12%) Microsoft Developer
10 8 (5.44%) Architect
10 8 (5.44%) CRM Developer
10 8 (5.44%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 7 (4.76%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
12 5 (3.40%) Power BI Developer
13 4 (2.72%) Dynamics AX Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.20%) .NET
1 15 (10.20%) REST
2 13 (8.84%) JSON
2 13 (8.84%) Web Services
3 12 (8.16%) XML
4 2 (1.36%) EDI
4 2 (1.36%) HTML
4 2 (1.36%) LDAP
5 1 (0.68%) COM
5 1 (0.68%) CSS
5 1 (0.68%) HTML5
5 1 (0.68%) jQuery
5 1 (0.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.80%) User Experience
3 8 (5.44%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.04%) Learning Management System
4 3 (2.04%) PMI
4 3 (2.04%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.68%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (51.02%) ERP
2 42 (28.57%) CRM
3 28 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (17.01%) Migration
5 24 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (15.65%) Data Migration
7 20 (13.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (8.84%) Problem-Solving
8 13 (8.84%) Project Management
8 13 (8.84%) Waterfall
9 11 (7.48%) Microservices
9 11 (7.48%) SOA
10 10 (6.80%) Logistics
10 10 (6.80%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (5.44%) PRINCE2
12 6 (4.08%) Change Management
13 5 (3.40%) E-Commerce
13 5 (3.40%) OWASP
13 5 (3.40%) Scrum
13 5 (3.40%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 17 (11.56%) SQL
2 13 (8.84%) C#
3 12 (8.16%) Java
4 7 (4.76%) X++
5 4 (2.72%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.72%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.04%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.36%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.36%) VBA
7 2 (1.36%) XPath
8 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (2.04%) PMI Certification
1 3 (2.04%) PMP
2 2 (1.36%) Degree
3 1 (0.68%) ACCA
3 1 (0.68%) CIMA
3 1 (0.68%) MCP
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.36%) PMO
2 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.68%) GAAP
2 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 87 (59.18%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.16%) JD Edwards
3 7 (4.76%) Oracle
4 6 (4.08%) SAP
5 4 (2.72%) BiZZdesign
5 4 (2.72%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.04%) hybris
6 3 (2.04%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.36%) OpenText
7 2 (1.36%) Sage
8 1 (0.68%) GL TRADE
8 1 (0.68%) IFS
8 1 (0.68%) Workday