Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 124 115
Rank change year-on-year -24 -9 +21
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 7 19 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.22% 0.66% 1.00%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.70% 6.79% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 28
Manchester median daily rate £425 £450 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -12.20% -3.53%
10th Percentile £225 £388 £389
90th Percentile £625 £585 £775
North West median daily rate £525 £450 £501
% change year-on-year +16.67% -10.09% +0.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate - - £10.00
North West median hourly rate - - £10.00

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 Manchester with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 189 280 310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.83% 9.75% 8.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 173 192
Manchester median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -5.33%
10th Percentile £283 £313 £275
90th Percentile £575 £638 £550
North West median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Manchester median hourly rate £99.00 £65.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.31% +550.00% -58.33%
North West median hourly rate £39.25 £39.63 £64.50
% change year-on-year -0.95% -38.57% +84.29%

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 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics AX in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) LSMW
3 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) NetSuite
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) JD Edwards
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (14.29%) Ticket Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) LSMW
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Master Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Supply Chain Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
3 1 (14.29%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) JD Edwards
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle