Period
to 17 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 17 June 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 128 149 119
Rank change year-on-year +21 -30 -6
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 10 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.37% 0.13% 0.45%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.58% 1.95% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 10
Manchester median daily rate £525 £600 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33% -18.18%
10th Percentile £470 £575 £300
90th Percentile £580 £625 £553
North West median daily rate £513 £600 £450
% change year-on-year -14.58% +33.33% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 152 205 240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.63% 6.72% 9.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 111 151
Manchester median daily rate £444 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.41% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £228 £313 £325
90th Percentile £596 £600 £650
North West median daily rate £450 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Manchester median hourly rate £17.60 £99.00 £65.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -82.22% +52.31% -
North West median hourly rate £25.25 £45.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -43.89% +63.64% -57.03%

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Dynamics AX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics AX in Manchester

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Dynamics AX in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics AX in Manchester

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics AX in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics AX in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 9 (90.00%) Dynamics 365
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) ERP
4 3 (30.00%) Logistics
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) WCF
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (20.00%) HTML5
5 2 (20.00%) TypeScript
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) X++
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (10.00%) Power Platform
6 1 (10.00%) PowerApps

Dynamics AX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (90.00%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (10.00%) Power Platform
3 1 (10.00%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) HTML5
1 2 (20.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) Logistics
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) TypeScript
1 2 (20.00%) X++
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft