The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Dynamics NAV skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Dynamics NAV over the 3 months to 29 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.

Microsoft Dynamics NAV (formerly Navision)
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 155 151
Rank change year-on-year +39 -4  
Contract jobs citing Dynamics NAV 12 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.46% 0.078% 0.083%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.49% 0.97% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £250 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.21% +16.92%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £390
% change year-on-year +2.40% +6.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 -

Dynamics NAV 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 North West with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 267 309 372
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 10.33% 7.99% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 164 171
Median daily rate £450 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 7
Median hourly rate £65.00 £69.07 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.89% +15.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Dynamics NAV as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics NAV in the North West

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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 NAV in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics NAV in the North West

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics NAV in the North West over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics NAV in the North West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics NAV in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dynamics NAV in the North West

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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 NAV within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +23 5 £100 -73.68% 5
Dynamics NAV
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics NAV also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Dynamics NAV.

1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (33.33%) Finance
3 7 (23.33%) MS Office
3 7 (23.33%) SharePoint
4 6 (20.00%) Project Management
4 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (16.67%) Retail
5 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 4 (13.33%) Windows
6 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (13.33%) ERP
6 4 (13.33%) ITIL
6 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (13.33%) HP
6 4 (13.33%) Office 365
6 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
6 4 (13.33%) Windows 10
6 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
7 3 (10.00%) FMCG
7 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 3 (10.00%) ISEB
7 3 (10.00%) CRM
7 3 (10.00%) .NET
7 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (10.00%) C#
7 3 (10.00%) Change Management

Dynamics NAV
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 7 (23.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Office
2 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) Power BI
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Retail
3 3 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Dynamics NAV Developer
4 4 (13.33%) IT Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) IT Support
4 4 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV Trainer
6 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Trainer
7 1 (3.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
1 4 (13.33%) Windows 10
1 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
1 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
1 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (20.00%) Project Management
3 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 4 (13.33%) ERP
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) Change Management
5 3 (10.00%) CRM
5 3 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Dashboard Development
7 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.33%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Use Case
7 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (6.67%) C
3 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) ISEB
1 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) Alteryx
3 1 (3.33%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.33%) Tableau