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 3 months to 27 May 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
3 months to
27 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 518 561 550
Rank change year-on-year +43 -11  
Contract jobs citing Dynamics NAV 75 94 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.97% 2.15% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 66 55
Median daily rate £413 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +3.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £313 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £505 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £500 £375
% change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £39.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +26.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 £39.55
% change year-on-year - +26.42%  

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

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3801 4376 4604
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.35% 8.02% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2219 2691 2601
Median daily rate £450 £440 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 44 45
Median hourly rate £34.25 £26.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.73% +15.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £10.00 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £50.50 £45.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.77 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +16.21% +44.44%  

Dynamics NAV
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Dynamics NAV as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

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 3 months to 27 May 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 30 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 3 months to 27 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +45 72 £413 +3.12% 105
London +10 30 £413 +10.00% 41
East of England +11 19 £538 +7.50% 6
South East +27 13 £425 -16.66% 18
Buckinghamshire -4 9 £450 -14.28%
Milton Keynes - 8 £469 -
Essex -5 7 £563 +32.35% 1
Cambridgeshire - 5 £344 - 2
Cambridge - 5 £344 - 2
North West +26 4 - - 9
West Midlands - 4 - - 15
Norfolk - 4 £350 -
Chelmsford - 4 £569 -
City of London -13 3 £444 +18.33% 8
Norwich - 3 £350 -
Berkshire +19 2 £425 -15.84% 7
Bedfordshire - 2 £325 -
Scotland +45 1 - -
Hampshire +18 1 - - 4
Reading +15 1 £425 -10.52%
Suffolk +5 1 - -
High Wycombe +4 1 £125 -
Dunstable - 1 £325 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 - - 2
Oxfordshire - 1 £310 - 2
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - - 6
East Midlands - 1 - - 3
Northampton - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 112 (60.54%) Microsoft
2 66 (35.68%) Finance
3 50 (27.03%) ERP
4 38 (20.54%) Retail
5 36 (19.46%) SQL
6 34 (18.38%) Dynamics AX
7 30 (16.22%) CRM
7 30 (16.22%) Dynamics CRM
8 25 (13.51%) C
8 25 (13.51%) Migration
9 24 (12.97%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (10.81%) SQL Server
10 20 (10.81%) Microsoft Office
11 19 (10.27%) SAP
12 18 (9.73%) Project Management
13 16 (8.65%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (8.11%) Advertising
14 15 (8.11%) Data Migration
14 15 (8.11%) PRINCE2
14 15 (8.11%) Oracle
14 15 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (8.11%) Power BI
15 14 (7.57%) Dynamics 365
15 14 (7.57%) SharePoint
15 14 (7.57%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (7.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 13 (7.03%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (7.03%) JD Edwards
17 12 (6.49%) Office 365
18 11 (5.95%) Windows

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 14 (7.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.08%) Drupal
2 2 (1.08%) Kentico
3 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.54%) Commerce Server
3 1 (0.54%) Confluence
3 1 (0.54%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.54%) Mule
3 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (10.81%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 34 (18.38%) Dynamics AX
2 30 (16.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (3.24%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (3.24%) Sage 50
4 5 (2.70%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (1.62%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (1.62%) Dynamics SL
5 3 (1.62%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (1.62%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (1.62%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (1.08%) Magento
6 2 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (1.08%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.54%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.54%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.54%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.57%) Dynamics 365
2 13 (7.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (6.49%) Office 365
4 6 (3.24%) SaaS
5 4 (2.16%) IaaS
6 1 (0.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.62%) Intranet
2 2 (1.08%) Internet
3 1 (0.54%) Firewall
3 1 (0.54%) Skype
3 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.11%) Power BI
3 14 (7.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.54%) MS Access
6 1 (0.54%) QlikView
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.62%) JIRA
2 3 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.08%) MSTest
3 2 (1.08%) Selenium
3 2 (1.08%) SpecFlow
General
1 66 (35.68%) Finance
2 38 (20.54%) Retail
3 15 (8.11%) Advertising
4 9 (4.86%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.16%) Back Office
5 4 (2.16%) Local Government
6 3 (1.62%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.62%) Marketing
7 2 (1.08%) French Language
7 2 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.54%) Automotive
8 1 (0.54%) Banking
8 1 (0.54%) Billing
8 1 (0.54%) Electronics
8 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (29.19%) Developer
2 36 (19.46%) Dynamics NAV Developer
3 32 (17.30%) Consultant
4 30 (16.22%) Analyst
5 23 (12.43%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
6 22 (11.89%) Project Manager
7 19 (10.27%) Microsoft Developer
8 18 (9.73%) Business Analyst
9 13 (7.03%) Architect
10 9 (4.86%) Dynamics NAV Project Manager
11 8 (4.32%) Technical Consultant
12 7 (3.78%) Functional Consultant
12 7 (3.78%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (3.24%) ERP Manager
13 6 (3.24%) SQL Developer
13 6 (3.24%) Technical Architect
13 6 (3.24%) Technical Manager
14 5 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 5 (2.70%) ERP Project Manager
14 5 (2.70%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.16%) .NET
1 4 (2.16%) EDI
2 2 (1.08%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.08%) COM
2 2 (1.08%) REST
2 2 (1.08%) SOAP
2 2 (1.08%) Web Services
3 1 (0.54%) EDIFACT
3 1 (0.54%) IDoc
3 1 (0.54%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.78%) FMCG
3 4 (2.16%) EPoS
3 4 (2.16%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.62%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.62%) Social Media
5 1 (0.54%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.54%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.54%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.54%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.54%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.95%) Windows
2 7 (3.78%) Windows 10
3 4 (2.16%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.16%) Windows 8
3 4 (2.16%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.08%) Android
4 2 (1.08%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.08%) Windows 2000
4 2 (1.08%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 2 (1.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (27.03%) ERP
2 30 (16.22%) CRM
3 25 (13.51%) Migration
4 24 (12.97%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (9.73%) Project Management
6 16 (8.65%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (8.11%) Data Migration
7 15 (8.11%) PRINCE2
8 14 (7.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (5.41%) Change Management
10 9 (4.86%) IT Strategy
11 8 (4.32%) Coaching
12 7 (3.78%) GAP Analysis
13 6 (3.24%) Scrum
13 6 (3.24%) Systems Analysis
14 5 (2.70%) Business Analysis
14 5 (2.70%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 5 (2.70%) E-Commerce
14 5 (2.70%) Functional Testing
14 5 (2.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 36 (19.46%) SQL
2 25 (13.51%) C
3 5 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (0.54%) ActionScript
4 1 (0.54%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.54%) Python
4 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (4.86%) Degree
2 7 (3.78%) ISEB
3 6 (3.24%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.62%) Master's Degree
4 3 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.54%) AAT
6 1 (0.54%) ACCA
6 1 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.54%) CIMA
6 1 (0.54%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.70%) QA
2 3 (1.62%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.54%) GxP
3 1 (0.54%) IFRS
3 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (4.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 112 (60.54%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.27%) SAP
3 15 (8.11%) Oracle
4 13 (7.03%) JD Edwards
5 9 (4.86%) Sage
6 5 (2.70%) HP
6 5 (2.70%) JDA
7 4 (2.16%) IFS
8 3 (1.62%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.08%) Cisco
9 2 (1.08%) Siebel
10 1 (0.54%) Apple
10 1 (0.54%) Avaya
10 1 (0.54%) CODA
10 1 (0.54%) Compaq
10 1 (0.54%) Dell
10 1 (0.54%) IBM
10 1 (0.54%) Intel
10 1 (0.54%) Veritas
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