The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
England / Midlands
Rank - 29 19
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands - 0.50% 2.05%
As % of the Business Applications category - 4.35% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £494 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +23.43% -15.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 the Midlands with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 22 23 29
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 19.13% 11.39% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 17
Median daily rate £450 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £650 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics AX in the Midlands