Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 732 601 720
Rank change year-on-year -131 +119 +68
Contract jobs citing Dynamics NAV 146 261 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.96% 3.21% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 202 92
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.84% +1.33%
10th Percentile £310 £325 £276
90th Percentile £530 £538 £525
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 4
UK median hourly rate - £95.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +80.95% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £52.50

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 7,438 8,136 8,686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.39% 8.48% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,412 4,917 4,971
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.41% -2.05%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £281
90th Percentile £650 £625 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 84 122
UK median hourly rate £29.50 £28.25 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.42% -21.53% +27.25%
10th Percentile £10.21 £10.12 £14.04
90th Percentile £50.38 £62.90 £69.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.25 £29.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -12.93% -19.44% +50.00%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -142 138 £425 - 150
UK excluding London -44 76 £400 -5.88% 87
London -88 65 £450 +5.88% 59
North of England +18 28 £425 +6.25% 28
North West +1 18 £425 +6.25% 21
South East -50 18 £383 -10.00% 22
Midlands +8 15 £400 -5.88% 18
East of England -21 9 £370 -2.31% 9
West Midlands +6 8 £336 -21.80% 17
Yorkshire +8 7 £425 -12.82% 6
East Midlands -2 7 £450 +53.19% 1
Scotland -7 4 £306 -12.50% 2
North East +61 3 £300 - 1
South West +13 2 £450 +9.09% 7

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics NAV 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 with a requirement for Dynamics NAV.

1 78 (53.42%) Microsoft
2 76 (52.05%) Finance
3 45 (30.82%) ERP
4 32 (21.92%) SQL
5 30 (20.55%) Retail
5 30 (20.55%) Dynamics AX
6 25 (17.12%) Migration
6 25 (17.12%) SQL Server
7 22 (15.07%) Oracle
7 22 (15.07%) SAP
8 21 (14.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (13.01%) Manufacturing
10 15 (10.27%) C
10 15 (10.27%) Sage
10 15 (10.27%) Test Scripting
11 14 (9.59%) Data Migration
11 14 (9.59%) JD Edwards
11 14 (9.59%) Salesforce.com
11 14 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (9.59%) .NET
11 14 (9.59%) CRM
12 13 (8.90%) Dynamics CRM
13 12 (8.22%) NetSuite
13 12 (8.22%) Functional Testing
13 12 (8.22%) C#
13 12 (8.22%) Unit4 Business World
14 11 (7.53%) Epicor
14 11 (7.53%) ASP.NET
14 11 (7.53%) Oracle EBS R12
15 10 (6.85%) Analytical Skills

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 8 (5.48%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.05%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.37%) Confluence
4 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.68%) Commerce Server
4 1 (0.68%) IIS
4 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (4.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (4.79%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.37%) Adobe Captivate
2 2 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.37%) InDesign
2 2 (1.37%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (20.55%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (8.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (8.22%) NetSuite
3 12 (8.22%) Unit4 Business World
4 11 (7.53%) Oracle EBS R12
5 10 (6.85%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (2.05%) Infor SunSystems
6 3 (2.05%) Magento
6 3 (2.05%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (1.37%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.68%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.68%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.68%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.68%) SAP FSCM
8 1 (0.68%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.85%) FinancialForce
2 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.42%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (3.42%) Office 365
4 1 (0.68%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.37%) Firewall
2 1 (0.68%) DHCP
2 1 (0.68%) DNS
2 1 (0.68%) HTTP
2 1 (0.68%) Internet
2 1 (0.68%) Skype
2 1 (0.68%) SMS
2 1 (0.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.12%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.85%) Oracle Database
2 10 (6.85%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (6.85%) SAP HANA
3 8 (5.48%) Power BI
4 7 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.05%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.05%) OLAP
6 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.37%) OLTP
7 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.68%) GIS
8 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 76 (52.05%) Finance
2 30 (20.55%) Retail
3 19 (13.01%) Manufacturing
4 10 (6.85%) Advertising
5 8 (5.48%) Marketing
6 2 (1.37%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.68%) Automotive
7 1 (0.68%) Back Office
7 1 (0.68%) Billing
7 1 (0.68%) Legal
7 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (37.67%) Consultant
2 38 (26.03%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
3 26 (17.81%) Developer
4 21 (14.38%) Analyst
5 12 (8.22%) Business Analyst
5 12 (8.22%) Microsoft Consultant
6 11 (7.53%) Project Manager
6 11 (7.53%) Subject Matter Expert
7 7 (4.79%) Dynamics NAV Developer
8 6 (4.11%) Functional Consultant
8 6 (4.11%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.42%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 5 (3.42%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (3.42%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (3.42%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (3.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (3.42%) Dynamics AX Consultant
9 5 (3.42%) IT Engineer
9 5 (3.42%) IT Support
9 5 (3.42%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.59%) .NET
2 11 (7.53%) ASP.NET
3 8 (5.48%) CSS
3 8 (5.48%) HTML
4 4 (2.74%) Ajax
4 4 (2.74%) Classic ASP
4 4 (2.74%) XSLT
5 3 (2.05%) XML
6 2 (1.37%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.37%) Web Services
7 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.68%) REST
7 1 (0.68%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.74%) FMCG
3 3 (2.05%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.37%) Chip and PIN
4 2 (1.37%) EPoS
4 2 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.37%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.37%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.68%) Replication
5 1 (0.68%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.16%) Windows
2 7 (4.79%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.74%) Windows 10
3 4 (2.74%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.74%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.82%) ERP
2 25 (17.12%) Migration
3 21 (14.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 15 (10.27%) Test Scripting
5 14 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (9.59%) CRM
5 14 (9.59%) Data Migration
6 12 (8.22%) Functional Testing
7 10 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (4.79%) Analytics
8 7 (4.79%) ETL
8 7 (4.79%) Project Management
9 6 (4.11%) E-Commerce
9 6 (4.11%) Procure-to-Pay
9 6 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (3.42%) Business Analysis
10 5 (3.42%) Data Architecture
10 5 (3.42%) ITIL
11 4 (2.74%) Coaching
11 4 (2.74%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (21.92%) SQL
2 15 (10.27%) C
3 12 (8.22%) C#
4 8 (5.48%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.74%) RPG
5 4 (2.74%) VB
5 4 (2.74%) VB6
6 3 (2.05%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.37%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.37%) VBA
8 1 (0.68%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (4.11%) Degree
2 2 (1.37%) AAT
2 2 (1.37%) ACCA
2 2 (1.37%) MCP
3 1 (0.68%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.68%) MCSE
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.42%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.05%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (4.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.68%) SCCM
2 1 (0.68%) SCOM
Vendors
1 78 (53.42%) Microsoft
2 22 (15.07%) Oracle
2 22 (15.07%) SAP
3 15 (10.27%) Sage
4 14 (9.59%) JD Edwards
4 14 (9.59%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (7.53%) Epicor
6 10 (6.85%) IFS
6 10 (6.85%) Infor
6 10 (6.85%) Xero
7 6 (4.11%) Demandware
8 4 (2.74%) HP
8 4 (2.74%) QAD
9 3 (2.05%) CODA
10 2 (1.37%) Adobe
10 2 (1.37%) Tableau
11 1 (0.68%) Cisco
11 1 (0.68%) Citrix
11 1 (0.68%) Remedy
11 1 (0.68%) Workday