Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 23 November 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 AX (formerly Axapta)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 81 67
Rank change year-on-year +24 -14 -27
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.73% 0.10% 0.39%
As % of the Business Applications category 22.73% 3.70% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Sheffield median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -16.88%
10th Percentile £403 £450 £388
90th Percentile £525 £450 £413
South Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire 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 Sheffield with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 22 27 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.23% 2.79% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 33
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% -2.60%
10th Percentile £325 £161 £191
90th Percentile £525 £485 £474
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Sheffield median hourly rate - - £10.50
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £12.50

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics AX in Sheffield

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics AX in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics AX 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Business Process Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) X++
4 1 (20.00%) Logistics
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Retail

Dynamics AX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) X++
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft