Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 20 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 44 39
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5 -
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.17% 0.48% 0.66%
As % of the Business Applications category 15.79% 7.41% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Staffordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £413 £328 £368
90th Percentile £438 £473 £433
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -7.89% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate £14.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 - -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 19 27 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 7.39% 6.43% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 10
Staffordshire median daily rate £400 £350 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -16.17% +51.82%
10th Percentile £182 £158 £348
90th Percentile £435 £540 £523
West Midlands median daily rate £440 £413 £418
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.20% +1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate £14.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £25.06
% change year-on-year +85.71% -30.17% -24.06%

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics AX in Staffordshire

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics AX in Staffordshire

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Stoke-on-Trent -1 1 - -
Dynamics AX
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Star Schema
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Power BI
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse

Dynamics AX
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Power BI
1 1 (33.33%) Star Schema
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft