Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 10 December 2018 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 West
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 187 155
Rank change year-on-year -34 -32 +17
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 6 8 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.093% 0.14% 0.84%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.15% 2.29% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 43
South West median daily rate £469 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.77% +37.50% -
10th Percentile £351 £478 £350
90th Percentile £542 £625 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £473
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.53% +7.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year -3.57% +40.00% -83.33%

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 the South West with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 279 350 402
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.34% 6.31% 7.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 231 248
South West median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £300 £269 £313
90th Percentile £575 £613 £552
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 5
South West median hourly rate £52.50 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +303.85% +4.00% -69.43%
10th Percentile £31.49 £12.00 £11.75
90th Percentile £67.25 £33.50 £20.00
England median hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +18.00% - -13.79%

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Dynamics AX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics AX in the South West

Dynamics AX
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 in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics AX in the South West

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics AX in the South West over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics AX in the South West

Dynamics AX
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dynamics AX in the South West

Dynamics AX
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 within the South West region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. 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
Wiltshire -22 3 £519 - 4
Somerset -5 1 £425 -22.73% 10
Bristol - 1 - - 24
Gloucestershire - 1 £350 - 6
Dynamics AX
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics AX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (50.00%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) CMS
4 1 (16.67%) CIMA
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) Sage
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) React
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement

Dynamics AX
Co-occurring 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Accountant
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (16.67%) CRM Manager
2 1 (16.67%) CRM Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) React Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (16.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) AAT
1 1 (16.67%) CIMA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Sage
2 1 (16.67%) SAP