Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Dynamics NAV skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Dynamics NAV over the 6 months to 18 January 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 NAV (formerly Navision)
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 714 631 717
Rank change year-on-year -83 +86 +31
Contract jobs citing Dynamics NAV 162 243 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.25% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.10% 2.98% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 192 92
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.84% -2.56%
10th Percentile £281 £332 £289
90th Percentile £575 £524 £664
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
UK median hourly rate - £95.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +72.73% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £55.00

Dynamics NAV is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 7,708 8,143 8,620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.68% 8.38% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,641 4,926 4,867
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -0.57%
10th Percentile £310 £308 £277
90th Percentile £650 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +3.06% - +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 80 140
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £22.13 £34.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.67% -35.58% +12.51%
10th Percentile £10.55 £8.15 £11.25
90th Percentile £57.79 £69.07 £68.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £31.86
% change year-on-year -8.70% -27.80% +4.02%

Dynamics NAV
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Dynamics NAV as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics NAV in the UK

Dynamics NAV
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics NAV in the UK

Dynamics NAV
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics NAV over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics NAV in the UK

Dynamics NAV
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Dynamics NAV in the UK

Dynamics NAV
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics NAV within the UK over the 6 months to 18 January 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
England -80 154 £425 - 151
London -46 86 £450 +5.88% 52
UK excluding London -67 70 £400 -5.88% 93
North of England +36 29 £425 +3.03% 16
North West +8 18 £438 +2.94% 13
South East -76 15 £375 -11.76% 19
Midlands 0 13 £385 -8.06% 32
East of England -17 9 £355 -8.39% 6
Yorkshire +20 8 £425 +6.25% 1
West Midlands +9 8 £355 -17.44% 19
East Midlands -2 5 £400 +100.00% 13
North East +53 3 £300 - 2
Scotland -4 3 £306 -12.50% 4
South West +12 1 £450 -4.00% 16

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics NAV also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Dynamics NAV.

1 101 (62.35%) Microsoft
2 82 (50.62%) Finance
3 42 (25.93%) Dynamics AX
4 38 (23.46%) ERP
5 32 (19.75%) SQL
6 29 (17.90%) Migration
7 28 (17.28%) SQL Server
7 28 (17.28%) CRM
8 27 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
9 22 (13.58%) SAP
10 21 (12.96%) Oracle
11 18 (11.11%) C
11 18 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (10.49%) Coaching
13 16 (9.88%) Manufacturing
14 15 (9.26%) Retail
14 15 (9.26%) Sage
14 15 (9.26%) .NET
15 14 (8.64%) C#
15 14 (8.64%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (8.64%) Data Migration
16 13 (8.02%) Microsoft Azure
17 12 (7.41%) JD Edwards
17 12 (7.41%) Unit4 Business World
17 12 (7.41%) NetSuite
18 11 (6.79%) Marketing
18 11 (6.79%) Agile Software Development
19 10 (6.17%) Infor
19 10 (6.17%) ASP.NET

Dynamics NAV
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 9 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.47%) Confluence
3 3 (1.85%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.23%) IIS
5 1 (0.62%) Apache
5 1 (0.62%) Commerce Server
5 1 (0.62%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.09%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 42 (25.93%) Dynamics AX
2 27 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (7.41%) NetSuite
3 12 (7.41%) Unit4 Business World
4 6 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (3.09%) Infor SunSystems
6 4 (2.47%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (1.23%) Lawson
7 2 (1.23%) Magento
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (1.23%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (1.23%) SAP Business One
7 2 (1.23%) SAP CO
7 2 (1.23%) SAP FI
7 2 (1.23%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (1.23%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (1.23%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.94%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (3.70%) FinancialForce
4 5 (3.09%) Office 365
5 3 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.62%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.62%) DHCP
1 1 (0.62%) DNS
1 1 (0.62%) HTTP
1 1 (0.62%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.62%) Internet
1 1 (0.62%) Skype
1 1 (0.62%) SMS
1 1 (0.62%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.28%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.17%) Power BI
3 6 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (3.70%) SAP HANA
4 5 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.23%) OLAP
6 2 (1.23%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.62%) GIS
7 1 (0.62%) MySQL
7 1 (0.62%) OLTP
7 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.47%) JIRA
3 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 82 (50.62%) Finance
2 16 (9.88%) Manufacturing
3 15 (9.26%) Retail
4 11 (6.79%) Marketing
5 9 (5.56%) Advertising
6 2 (1.23%) Banking
6 2 (1.23%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.62%) Automotive
7 1 (0.62%) Back Office
7 1 (0.62%) Billing
7 1 (0.62%) French Language
7 1 (0.62%) Legal
7 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 66 (40.74%) Consultant
2 48 (29.63%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
3 30 (18.52%) Developer
4 23 (14.20%) Analyst
5 16 (9.88%) Microsoft Consultant
6 14 (8.64%) Business Analyst
7 13 (8.02%) Project Manager
8 8 (4.94%) CRM Developer
8 8 (4.94%) Dynamics NAV Developer
8 8 (4.94%) Technical Consultant
9 7 (4.32%) Dynamics NAV Project Manager
10 6 (3.70%) Dynamics AX Consultant
10 6 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 6 (3.70%) Functional Consultant
11 5 (3.09%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (3.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (3.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 5 (3.09%) Senior Consultant
11 5 (3.09%) Support Engineer
11 5 (3.09%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.26%) .NET
2 10 (6.17%) ASP.NET
3 9 (5.56%) CSS
4 8 (4.94%) HTML
5 4 (2.47%) Ajax
5 4 (2.47%) Classic ASP
5 4 (2.47%) XSLT
6 3 (1.85%) XML
7 2 (1.23%) Web Services
8 1 (0.62%) JSON
8 1 (0.62%) LAMP
8 1 (0.62%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.32%) FMCG
3 6 (3.70%) Virtual Team
4 3 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.85%) Spread Betting
5 2 (1.23%) Chip and PIN
5 2 (1.23%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.23%) EPoS
5 2 (1.23%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.62%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.62%) New Media
6 1 (0.62%) PMI
6 1 (0.62%) Replication
6 1 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.56%) Windows
2 8 (4.94%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.47%) Windows 10
3 4 (2.47%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.47%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.62%) Debian
4 1 (0.62%) Linux
4 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (23.46%) ERP
2 29 (17.90%) Migration
3 28 (17.28%) CRM
4 18 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (10.49%) Coaching
6 14 (8.64%) Data Migration
6 14 (8.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (6.79%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (5.56%) Business Analysis
9 9 (5.56%) ETL
9 9 (5.56%) Project Management
10 7 (4.32%) Analytics
11 6 (3.70%) Data Analysis
11 6 (3.70%) ITIL
12 5 (3.09%) E-Commerce
12 5 (3.09%) Mentoring
12 5 (3.09%) OCR
12 5 (3.09%) Remediation Plan
13 4 (2.47%) Budgeting and Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 32 (19.75%) SQL
2 18 (11.11%) C
3 14 (8.64%) C#
4 8 (4.94%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.47%) RPG
5 4 (2.47%) VB
5 4 (2.47%) VB6
6 3 (1.85%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.85%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.85%) Python
6 3 (1.85%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.23%) PHP
8 1 (0.62%) Java
8 1 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (3.70%) Degree
2 3 (1.85%) IIBA
3 2 (1.23%) AAT
3 2 (1.23%) ACCA
3 2 (1.23%) CBAP
3 2 (1.23%) CIMA
3 2 (1.23%) MCP
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.62%) ISEB
4 1 (0.62%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.62%) MCSE
4 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.32%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.85%) QA
3 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.62%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.62%) Nagios
2 1 (0.62%) Puppet
2 1 (0.62%) SCCM
2 1 (0.62%) SCOM
Vendors
1 101 (62.35%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.58%) SAP
3 21 (12.96%) Oracle
4 15 (9.26%) Sage
5 12 (7.41%) JD Edwards
6 10 (6.17%) Infor
7 9 (5.56%) Epicor
7 9 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (3.70%) Demandware
8 6 (3.70%) IFS
8 6 (3.70%) Xero
9 5 (3.09%) CODA
10 4 (2.47%) HP
10 4 (2.47%) QAD
11 2 (1.23%) Baan
11 2 (1.23%) OpenText
11 2 (1.23%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (1.23%) Tableau
11 2 (1.23%) Workday
12 1 (0.62%) Concur