Period
to 18 October 2017

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 October 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 NAV (formerly Navision)
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 682 671 751
Rank change year-on-year -11 +80 +16
Contract jobs citing Dynamics NAV 179 219 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.23% 2.52% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 171 92
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.28% +1.29%
10th Percentile £293 £313 £220
90th Percentile £588 £506 £665
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £350
% change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
UK median hourly rate £132.50 £62.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +112.00% +316.67% -
10th Percentile £128.75 £58.75 £12.50
90th Percentile £136.25 £66.25 £128.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £132.50 £62.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +112.00% +316.67% -

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 8016 8706 9252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.07% 8.17% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4696 5192 5159
UK median daily rate £452 £440 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.61% +1.15% +2.35%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 97 131
UK median hourly rate £28.50 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.00% - -20.63%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.23 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.50 £91.80 £50.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.15 £25.06 £23.00
% change year-on-year +24.30% +8.96% -29.23%

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 October 2017.

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 13 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 October 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
England -1 174 £425 - 80
London +1 89 £425 - 27
UK excluding London -22 77 £450 +5.88% 50
South East -29 25 £325 -23.53% 12
North of England +82 19 £450 +12.50% 20
North West +39 16 £450 +12.50% 7
East of England -18 16 £481 -3.75% 5
Midlands +26 14 £480 +23.87% 8
West Midlands +37 11 £480 +11.63% 6
South West +3 3 £450 +5.88% 3
East Midlands -2 3 - - 2
Yorkshire +28 2 £450 +12.50% 7
North East +74 1 £300 - 6

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, 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.

1 127 (70.95%) Microsoft
2 85 (47.49%) Finance
3 53 (29.61%) Dynamics AX
4 44 (24.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 44 (24.58%) CRM
5 40 (22.35%) ERP
6 33 (18.44%) Migration
7 31 (17.32%) Coaching
8 27 (15.08%) SQL
9 26 (14.53%) Analytical Skills
10 24 (13.41%) User Acceptance Testing
11 20 (11.17%) SAP
11 20 (11.17%) Dynamics 365
12 18 (10.06%) Microsoft Azure
12 18 (10.06%) Retail
13 17 (9.50%) SQL Server
14 16 (8.94%) C
14 16 (8.94%) SharePoint
14 16 (8.94%) Manufacturing
15 14 (7.82%) .NET
15 14 (7.82%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (7.82%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (7.82%) Data Migration
16 13 (7.26%) C#
17 12 (6.70%) Virtual Team
18 11 (6.15%) Budgeting and Forecasting
18 11 (6.15%) OCR
18 11 (6.15%) Mentoring
18 11 (6.15%) Project Management
18 11 (6.15%) JD Edwards

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 16 (8.94%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.79%) Commerce Server
3 2 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.12%) Confluence
3 2 (1.12%) IIS
4 1 (0.56%) Apache
4 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (5.03%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.47%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.56%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 53 (29.61%) Dynamics AX
2 44 (24.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (4.47%) Unit4 Business World
4 6 (3.35%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (2.79%) NetSuite
6 4 (2.23%) SAP CO
6 4 (2.23%) SAP FI
6 4 (2.23%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (2.23%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (1.12%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (1.12%) Infor SunSystems
7 2 (1.12%) Lawson
7 2 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (1.12%) SAP Business One
7 2 (1.12%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.56%) Magento
8 1 (0.56%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 1 (0.56%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.56%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.17%) Dynamics 365
2 18 (10.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.35%) Office 365
4 3 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.12%) IaaS
5 2 (1.12%) SaaS
6 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.56%) Firewall
1 1 (0.56%) HTTP
1 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.56%) Internet
1 1 (0.56%) Intranet
1 1 (0.56%) Skype
1 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (3.91%) Power BI
4 4 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.68%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.12%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.56%) Big Data
7 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.56%) MS Access
7 1 (0.56%) MySQL
7 1 (0.56%) QlikView
7 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.56%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (1.12%) JIRA
2 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 85 (47.49%) Finance
2 18 (10.06%) Retail
3 16 (8.94%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.91%) Advertising
5 6 (3.35%) Marketing
6 5 (2.79%) French Language
7 4 (2.23%) Back Office
7 4 (2.23%) Local Government
8 2 (1.12%) Automotive
8 2 (1.12%) Banking
8 2 (1.12%) Billing
8 2 (1.12%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.56%) Electronics
9 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.56%) German Language
9 1 (0.56%) Legal
9 1 (0.56%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (36.31%) Consultant
2 41 (22.91%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
3 38 (21.23%) Developer
4 23 (12.85%) Analyst
5 18 (10.06%) Dynamics NAV Developer
6 15 (8.38%) Project Manager
7 14 (7.82%) Microsoft Consultant
8 12 (6.70%) Business Analyst
8 12 (6.70%) Technical Consultant
9 11 (6.15%) Functional Consultant
10 10 (5.59%) CRM Developer
11 8 (4.47%) Trainer
12 7 (3.91%) Architect
12 7 (3.91%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 7 (3.91%) Dynamics NAV Project Manager
12 7 (3.91%) Senior Consultant
13 6 (3.35%) CRM Consultant
13 6 (3.35%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
13 6 (3.35%) ERP Analyst
13 6 (3.35%) ERP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.82%) .NET
2 8 (4.47%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.79%) CSS
4 4 (2.23%) HTML
5 3 (1.68%) WCF
6 2 (1.12%) Web Services
6 2 (1.12%) XML
7 1 (0.56%) EDI
7 1 (0.56%) JSON
7 1 (0.56%) LAMP
7 1 (0.56%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.53%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.70%) Virtual Team
3 8 (4.47%) FMCG
4 5 (2.79%) e-Learning
4 5 (2.79%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.12%) EPoS
5 2 (1.12%) New Media
5 2 (1.12%) Spread Betting
6 1 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.56%) PMI
6 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.35%) Windows
2 5 (2.79%) Windows 10
2 5 (2.79%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.23%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.23%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.56%) Debian
4 1 (0.56%) Linux
4 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (24.58%) CRM
2 40 (22.35%) ERP
3 33 (18.44%) Migration
4 31 (17.32%) Coaching
5 24 (13.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (7.82%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (7.82%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (7.82%) Data Migration
7 11 (6.15%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 11 (6.15%) Mentoring
7 11 (6.15%) OCR
7 11 (6.15%) Project Management
8 10 (5.59%) Business Analysis
8 10 (5.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (3.35%) ETL
9 6 (3.35%) Functional Testing
9 6 (3.35%) Waterfall
10 5 (2.79%) Data Management
10 5 (2.79%) ITIL
10 5 (2.79%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 27 (15.08%) SQL
2 16 (8.94%) C
3 13 (7.26%) C#
4 5 (2.79%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.23%) Python
6 3 (1.68%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.12%) PHP
7 2 (1.12%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.56%) Java
8 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (4.47%) Degree
2 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.68%) IIBA
4 2 (1.12%) AAT
4 2 (1.12%) ACCA
4 2 (1.12%) CBAP
4 2 (1.12%) CIMA
4 2 (1.12%) ISEB
4 2 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.68%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.56%) PMO
2 1 (0.56%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.56%) Nagios
2 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 127 (70.95%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.17%) SAP
3 11 (6.15%) JD Edwards
4 10 (5.59%) Oracle
5 6 (3.35%) Sage
6 4 (2.23%) Demandware
6 4 (2.23%) HP
6 4 (2.23%) Infor
6 4 (2.23%) OpenText
7 3 (1.68%) CODA
7 3 (1.68%) Siebel
8 2 (1.12%) Baan
8 2 (1.12%) Epicor
8 2 (1.12%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.12%) Workday
9 1 (0.56%) Avaya
9 1 (0.56%) hybris
9 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.56%) Siemens
9 1 (0.56%) Tableau