The median contractor rate for a Dynamics AX Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Dynamics AX Developer
England / South West
Rank 132 133 136
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Contract jobs requiring a Dynamics AX Developer 1 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.039% 0.070% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.072% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 8
Median daily rate £525 £460 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.13% +15.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
South West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2439 2772 2969
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 95.31% 96.65% 95.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1547 1791 1866
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 182 142
Median hourly rate £38.50 £39.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.28% +30.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Dynamics AX Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Dynamics AX Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics AX Developer in the South West

Dynamics AX Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

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

Dynamics AX Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Somerset +2 1 £525 +14.13%
Dynamics AX Developer
England

Dynamics AX Developer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 South West region featuring Dynamics AX Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) CRM
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) OLAP
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (20.00%) ERP
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (20.00%) X++
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Dynamics AX Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) OLAP
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) X++
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft