Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 409 415 466
Rank change year-on-year +6 +51 -30
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 224 209 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.49% 0.47% 0.36%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.15% 5.95% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 149 118
London median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £375 £325 £346
90th Percentile £675 £625 £675
England median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
London median hourly rate £29.15 - -
England median hourly rate £31.08 £14.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year +121.96% +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 2,748 3,512 3,320
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 5.95% 7.81% 7.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,697 2,281 2,222
London median daily rate £515 £493 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.57% +9.44% -
10th Percentile £325 £313 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £463 £440
% change year-on-year +2.70% +5.11% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 30 16
London median hourly rate £29.58 £25.83 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.50% +24.48% -14.01%
10th Percentile £13.10 £14.88 £10.00
90th Percentile £64.25 £45.13 £82.00
England median hourly rate £24.50 £27.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year -9.26% +9.09% +8.79%

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 16 October 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics AX in London over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 16 October 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 -15 47 £500 +17.65% 22
West London -22 4 £363 -14.71% 6
East London - 4 - -
South London -26 3 £450 -25.00% 1
North London - 2 £638 - 1
Dynamics AX
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 130 (58.04%) Finance
2 128 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 104 (46.43%) Dynamics 365
4 90 (40.18%) ERP
5 39 (17.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 37 (16.52%) CRM
6 37 (16.52%) Dynamics CRM
7 36 (16.07%) SQL
8 31 (13.84%) Retail
8 31 (13.84%) SQL Server
9 28 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (11.61%) Oracle
10 26 (11.61%) Microsoft Azure
11 20 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 20 (8.93%) Dynamics NAV
12 19 (8.48%) Migration
12 19 (8.48%) Coaching
13 18 (8.04%) Project Management
14 17 (7.59%) Service Delivery
15 16 (7.14%) T-SQL
16 15 (6.70%) JD Edwards
16 15 (6.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 15 (6.70%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (6.25%) NetSuite
17 14 (6.25%) QA
17 14 (6.25%) Data Migration
17 14 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
17 14 (6.25%) ITIL
17 14 (6.25%) Power BI
18 13 (5.80%) Microsoft Excel

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 11 (4.91%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (0.89%) Mule
3 2 (0.89%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (5.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.68%) Adobe Captivate
3 3 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 37 (16.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (8.93%) Dynamics NAV
3 14 (6.25%) NetSuite
4 6 (2.68%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (1.34%) Servitor
6 2 (0.89%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.45%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.45%) Dynamics SL
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.45%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 104 (46.43%) Dynamics 365
2 26 (11.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (1.79%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.34%) Office 365
5 2 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.89%) SaaS
6 1 (0.45%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (0.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.79%) DHCP
1 4 (1.79%) DNS
1 4 (1.79%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (1.79%) SNMP
1 4 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.84%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (6.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (6.25%) Power BI
5 8 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.89%) OLAP
10 2 (0.89%) OLTP
10 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.45%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.45%) Big Data
11 1 (0.45%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.45%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (2.68%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.23%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (0.89%) MorphX
3 2 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.45%) JIRA
4 1 (0.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 130 (58.04%) Finance
2 31 (13.84%) Retail
3 6 (2.68%) Banking
3 6 (2.68%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (2.23%) General Ledger
4 5 (2.23%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.79%) Games
6 3 (1.34%) Back Office
6 3 (1.34%) German Language
7 2 (0.89%) Marketing
7 2 (0.89%) Publishing
8 1 (0.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (19.64%) Architect
2 40 (17.86%) Consultant
3 36 (16.07%) Developer
4 33 (14.73%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 31 (13.84%) Analyst
6 22 (9.82%) Solutions Architect
7 17 (7.59%) Dynamics AX Developer
8 15 (6.70%) Project Manager
9 14 (6.25%) Dynamics AX Architect
10 13 (5.80%) Functional Consultant
11 12 (5.36%) Microsoft Consultant
11 12 (5.36%) Technical Architect
12 10 (4.46%) ERP Architect
12 10 (4.46%) ERP Manager
13 9 (4.02%) Business Analyst
13 9 (4.02%) Delivery Manager
13 9 (4.02%) Service Manager
13 9 (4.02%) Services Delivery Manager
14 8 (3.57%) Lead Architect
14 8 (3.57%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.80%) .NET
2 6 (2.68%) EDI
3 5 (2.23%) J2EE
4 3 (1.34%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.89%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.89%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (0.89%) REST
5 2 (0.89%) WAP
5 2 (0.89%) Web Services
5 2 (0.89%) XML
6 1 (0.45%) .NET Core
6 1 (0.45%) jQuery
6 1 (0.45%) Laravel
6 1 (0.45%) Loki
6 1 (0.45%) MDX
6 1 (0.45%) Middleware
6 1 (0.45%) Node.js
6 1 (0.45%) SOAP
6 1 (0.45%) Vue.js
6 1 (0.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.02%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.68%) Fintech
4 4 (1.79%) BYOD
4 4 (1.79%) Data Centre
4 4 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (0.89%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (0.89%) Clustering
5 2 (0.89%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.89%) PMI
5 2 (0.89%) User Experience
6 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.45%) Life Science
6 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.45%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.68%) Windows
2 4 (1.79%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.89%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (40.18%) ERP
2 39 (17.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (16.52%) CRM
4 28 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (8.48%) Coaching
5 19 (8.48%) Migration
6 18 (8.04%) Project Management
7 17 (7.59%) Service Delivery
8 15 (6.70%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (6.25%) Data Migration
9 14 (6.25%) ITIL
9 14 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (5.36%) ITSM
10 12 (5.36%) Service Management
11 11 (4.91%) GAP Analysis
11 11 (4.91%) PRINCE2
11 11 (4.91%) Risk Management
11 11 (4.91%) Supplier Management
11 11 (4.91%) Time Management
12 10 (4.46%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (16.07%) SQL
2 16 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 13 (5.80%) X++
4 12 (5.36%) C#
5 7 (3.13%) VBA
6 6 (2.68%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.23%) Java
8 1 (0.45%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.45%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (0.45%) PHP
8 1 (0.45%) PHP 5
8 1 (0.45%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 8 (3.57%) Degree
2 7 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.89%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.89%) PMP
4 1 (0.45%) AAT
4 1 (0.45%) ACCA
4 1 (0.45%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.25%) QA
2 4 (1.79%) PMO
3 3 (1.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (4.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.68%) SCCM
2 3 (1.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (0.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 128 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.61%) Oracle
3 15 (6.70%) JD Edwards
4 13 (5.80%) SAP
5 6 (2.68%) Adobe
6 4 (1.79%) Apple
6 4 (1.79%) Tableau
7 3 (1.34%) Civica
7 3 (1.34%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.34%) Orchard
8 2 (0.89%) IBM
9 1 (0.45%) Ceridian
9 1 (0.45%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.45%) Citrix
9 1 (0.45%) Cognos
9 1 (0.45%) Google
9 1 (0.45%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.45%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.45%) VMware