The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 June 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)
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 263 234
Rank change year-on-year +37 -29  
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 12 14 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.16% 0.38%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.12% 2.02% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 30
Median daily rate £550 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £200 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £10.00 -
% change year-on-year +80.00% -  

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 South East with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 565 692 678
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 7.40% 7.85% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 424 406
Median daily rate £475 £428 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £24.50 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.06% +7.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £10.24 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £99.00 £33.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% +55.55%  

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics AX in the South East

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics AX in the South East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics AX in the South East

Dynamics AX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics AX in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dynamics AX in the South East

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics AX within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Berkshire +21 4 £600 -7.69%
Oxfordshire -6 3 £550 -18.51%
Hampshire +8 2 £413 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £425 -
Kent - 1 £525 - 1
Dynamics AX
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 13 (59.09%) ERP
3 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 6 (27.27%) .NET
4 5 (22.73%) Migration
4 5 (22.73%) SAP
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) Advertising
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 4 (18.18%) C#
5 4 (18.18%) JD Edwards
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) Oracle
6 3 (13.64%) CRM
6 3 (13.64%) MVC
6 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.09%) X++
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) Retail
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (9.09%) Logistics
7 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
7 2 (9.09%) Fit Analysis

Dynamics AX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (4.55%) NetSuite
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (4.55%) SAP WM
3 1 (4.55%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) MS Access
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) MorphX
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Advertising
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) CRM Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Dynamics AX Architect
5 2 (9.09%) ERP Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) ERP Manager
5 2 (9.09%) ERP Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) ERP Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Finance Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Finance Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) CSS
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (4.55%) COM
3 1 (4.55%) EDI
3 1 (4.55%) HTML5
3 1 (4.55%) RESTful
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) ERP
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Migration
3 4 (18.18%) Project Management
3 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) CRM
4 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
4 3 (13.64%) MVC
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.09%) Fit Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Logistics
5 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.55%) Project Governance
6 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) X++
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) AAT
1 1 (4.55%) ACCA
1 1 (4.55%) CIMA
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) IIBA
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) SAP
3 4 (18.18%) JD Edwards
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.55%) CODA
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Infor
5 1 (4.55%) Sage
5 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.55%) Workday
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