Period
to 25 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Dynamics AX Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
England > North West
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 213 235
Rank change year-on-year +25 +22 -43
Contract jobs requiring a Dynamics AX Developer 12 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.21% 0.19% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.20% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 4
North West median daily rate £450 £469 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -14.77% +29.41%
10th Percentile £319 £295 £356
90th Percentile £515 £591 £611
England median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £60.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 5370 6396 8118
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.98% 94.45% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3393 4120 4854
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £250 £232
90th Percentile £588 £550 £568
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 229 401
North West median hourly rate £18.75 £16.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.19% -25.58% +34.38%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.98 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £44.80 £50.08
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.48 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.81% +2.64% +9.09%

Dynamics AX Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Dynamics AX Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics AX Developer in the North West

Dynamics AX Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics AX Developer in the North West

Dynamics AX Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics AX Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics AX Developer in the North West

Dynamics AX Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics AX Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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
Manchester +17 7 £475 +8.57% 1
Lancashire - 4 £356 -
Cheshire +10 1 £500 -16.67%
Dynamics AX Developer
England

Dynamics AX Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, Dynamics AX Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Dynamics AX Developer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (58.33%) X++
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 4 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) XMLA
6 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
7 1 (8.33%) MorphX
7 1 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (8.33%) MDX
7 1 (8.33%) Retail
7 1 (8.33%) Information Management
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (8.33%) General Ledger
7 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
7 1 (8.33%) Workflow
7 1 (8.33%) SharePoint

Dynamics AX Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (8.33%) MorphX
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) General Ledger
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
1 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Information Management
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) X++
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft