Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 717 642 706
Rank change year-on-year -75 +64 +46
Contract jobs citing Dynamics NAV 164 186 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.39% 2.50% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 127 101
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £290 £303 £275
90th Percentile £550 £549 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
UK median hourly rate £99.00 £95.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.21% +90.00% +26.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £99.00 - £50.00

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 6,864 7,440 8,103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.81% 8.25% 7.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,059 4,330 4,814
UK median daily rate £468 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +4.05% -1.70%
10th Percentile £313 £303 £290
90th Percentile £650 £626 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 99 90
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £29.38 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.42% +6.84% +22.22%
10th Percentile £9.50 £12.50 £12.68
90th Percentile £47.50 £58.40 £69.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £31.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year -36.00% +13.64% +25.00%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -63 156 £425 - 116
UK excluding London -13 95 £425 - 58
London -82 66 £400 -3.03% 56
North of England +1 30 £425 +6.25% 17
South East -27 23 £463 +8.88% 17
Midlands -1 22 £413 -3.51% 11
North West -11 20 £400 - 10
West Midlands -16 12 £350 -27.84% 6
East of England -12 11 £438 +9.38% 8
East Midlands +14 10 £463 +8.82% 5
Yorkshire -9 9 £438 -23.91% 5
Scotland -38 6 £388 -
South West +10 3 £300 -27.27% 5
North East +13 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 88 (53.66%) Finance
2 84 (51.22%) Microsoft
3 62 (37.80%) ERP
4 40 (24.39%) Retail
5 34 (20.73%) Dynamics AX
6 29 (17.68%) SQL
6 29 (17.68%) SAP
7 28 (17.07%) SQL Server
8 27 (16.46%) Oracle
9 25 (15.24%) Manufacturing
10 23 (14.02%) Migration
11 21 (12.80%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (10.98%) C
12 18 (10.98%) NetSuite
13 17 (10.37%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (10.37%) JD Edwards
14 16 (9.76%) Salesforce.com
14 16 (9.76%) .NET
14 16 (9.76%) CRM
15 15 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (9.15%) Oracle EBS
15 15 (9.15%) Oracle EBS R12
16 14 (8.54%) Test Scripting
16 14 (8.54%) Business Analysis
16 14 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
17 13 (7.93%) Epicor
17 13 (7.93%) Unit4 Business World
17 13 (7.93%) Sage
17 13 (7.93%) E-Commerce
17 13 (7.93%) C#

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 4 (2.44%) Confluence
1 4 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.83%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.61%) CMS
3 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (5.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.83%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.22%) Adobe Captivate
3 2 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.22%) InDesign
3 2 (1.22%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 34 (20.73%) Dynamics AX
2 18 (10.98%) NetSuite
3 15 (9.15%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (9.15%) Oracle EBS R12
4 13 (7.93%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (7.93%) Unit4 Business World
5 8 (4.88%) Magento
6 4 (2.44%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (1.83%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (1.83%) Infor SunSystems
8 1 (0.61%) JDE World
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.32%) FinancialForce
2 8 (4.88%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.61%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.61%) Office 365
4 1 (0.61%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.44%) Skype
2 3 (1.83%) HTTP
3 2 (1.22%) Firewall
3 2 (1.22%) Internet
3 2 (1.22%) VPN
4 1 (0.61%) DHCP
4 1 (0.61%) DNS
4 1 (0.61%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.93%) Oracle Database
3 12 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (7.32%) SAP HANA
4 8 (4.88%) Power BI
5 5 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.83%) OLAP
7 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.22%) OLTP
8 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.61%) MySQL
9 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.61%) QlikView
9 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (3.66%) JIRA
2 4 (2.44%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 88 (53.66%) Finance
2 40 (24.39%) Retail
3 25 (15.24%) Manufacturing
4 12 (7.32%) Advertising
5 10 (6.10%) Marketing
6 4 (2.44%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.83%) Back Office
8 1 (0.61%) Automotive
8 1 (0.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (25.00%) Consultant
2 34 (20.73%) Analyst
3 32 (19.51%) Developer
4 23 (14.02%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
5 20 (12.20%) Business Analyst
6 17 (10.37%) Project Manager
7 13 (7.93%) Dynamics NAV Developer
8 12 (7.32%) Subject Matter Expert
9 9 (5.49%) Microsoft Consultant
10 8 (4.88%) IT Manager
11 7 (4.27%) ERP Consultant
11 7 (4.27%) Functional Consultant
12 6 (3.66%) Architect
12 6 (3.66%) IT Project Manager
12 6 (3.66%) Microsoft Developer
13 5 (3.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 5 (3.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 5 (3.05%) Navision Developer
13 5 (3.05%) Support Analyst
14 4 (2.44%) Training Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.76%) .NET
2 6 (3.66%) ASP.NET
2 6 (3.66%) CSS
2 6 (3.66%) HTML
2 6 (3.66%) Web Services
3 5 (3.05%) XML
4 4 (2.44%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.44%) Ajax
4 4 (2.44%) Classic ASP
4 4 (2.44%) XSLT
5 3 (1.83%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (1.83%) REST
6 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.61%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.44%) FMCG
2 4 (2.44%) Virtual Team
3 3 (1.83%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.22%) Chip and PIN
4 2 (1.22%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.22%) Replication
4 2 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.61%) AS400
5 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.61%) Fintech
5 1 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.61%) iSeries
5 1 (0.61%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.27%) Windows
2 5 (3.05%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.61%) Linux
3 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (37.80%) ERP
2 23 (14.02%) Migration
3 21 (12.80%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (10.37%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (9.76%) CRM
6 15 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (8.54%) Business Analysis
7 14 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (8.54%) Test Scripting
8 13 (7.93%) E-Commerce
9 12 (7.32%) Data Migration
9 12 (7.32%) Functional Testing
10 11 (6.71%) Project Management
11 9 (5.49%) Procure-to-Pay
11 9 (5.49%) Scrum
12 7 (4.27%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (3.66%) Analytics
13 6 (3.66%) Waterfall
14 5 (3.05%) Change Management
14 5 (3.05%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (17.68%) SQL
2 18 (10.98%) C
3 13 (7.93%) C#
4 7 (4.27%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.05%) VB
6 4 (2.44%) RPG
6 4 (2.44%) VB6
7 3 (1.83%) Java
7 3 (1.83%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.22%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.22%) VBA
9 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.61%) PHP
9 1 (0.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (4.88%) Degree
2 4 (2.44%) AAT
2 4 (2.44%) ACCA
3 2 (1.22%) MCP
4 1 (0.61%) CIMA
4 1 (0.61%) CISSP
4 1 (0.61%) IIBA
4 1 (0.61%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.61%) MCSE
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.61%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.22%) COBIT
1 2 (1.22%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.61%) SCCM
2 1 (0.61%) SCOM
2 1 (0.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 84 (51.22%) Microsoft
2 29 (17.68%) SAP
3 27 (16.46%) Oracle
4 17 (10.37%) JD Edwards
5 16 (9.76%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (7.93%) Epicor
6 13 (7.93%) Sage
7 12 (7.32%) IFS
7 12 (7.32%) Infor
7 12 (7.32%) Xero
8 5 (3.05%) Workday
9 4 (2.44%) QAD
10 3 (1.83%) CODA
10 3 (1.83%) Demandware
11 2 (1.22%) Adobe
11 2 (1.22%) Tableau
12 1 (0.61%) Cisco
12 1 (0.61%) Citrix
12 1 (0.61%) Cognos
12 1 (0.61%) IBM