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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Dynamics NAV (formerly Navision)
UK
Rank 488 557 577
Rank change year-on-year +69 +20  
Contract jobs citing Dynamics NAV 105 87 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.16% 0.089%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.70% 2.05% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 41 36
Median daily rate £413 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.85% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £525 £604
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £390
% change year-on-year +2.40% +6.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £31.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.75 -

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 3884 4247 4635
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.57% 7.98% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2342 2557 2578
Median daily rate £450 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 49 39
Median hourly rate £38.39 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.58% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £64.75 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

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 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 March 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 +53 103 £413 - 94
London +52 57 £413 +10.00% 34
South East +19 17 £450 +8.43% 17
North West +34 11 £250 -34.21% 13
East of England +2 11 £325 -23.52%
Buckinghamshire 0 8 £488 +20.37% 4
Milton Keynes - 6 £494 - 1
Berkshire +27 5 £438 - 4
Manchester +18 5 £100 -73.68% 4
City of London +6 5 £475 +111.11% 11
Hampshire +11 3 £425 -19.04% 3
Cambridgeshire +5 3 £406 -4.41%
Norfolk - 3 £325 -
Slough +9 2 £475 -
Cambridge +5 2 £325 -23.52%
Suffolk -2 2 - -
South West -3 2 - - 2
Bedfordshire - 2 £325 -
Norwich - 2 £325 -
Scotland +21 1 - - 2
West Midlands +9 1 - - 13
West Sussex +2 1 £450 - 2
Essex -7 1 £400 -
Gatwick -9 1 £450 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Dunstable - 1 £325 -
Andover - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - - 7
Buckingham - 1 £400 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -

Dynamics NAV
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 160 (68.67%) Microsoft
2 83 (35.62%) Finance
3 55 (23.61%) SQL
4 54 (23.18%) MS Excel
5 52 (22.32%) Retail
6 49 (21.03%) ERP
7 48 (20.60%) C
8 34 (14.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 31 (13.30%) Project Management
10 26 (11.16%) SQL Server
11 24 (10.30%) Dynamics AX
12 22 (9.44%) Advertising
13 21 (9.01%) MS Office
13 21 (9.01%) CRM
13 21 (9.01%) Migration
13 21 (9.01%) Dynamics CRM
14 20 (8.58%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (8.15%) PRINCE2
15 19 (8.15%) SAP
15 19 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (7.73%) Windows
17 17 (7.30%) Oracle
17 17 (7.30%) Agile Software Development
18 16 (6.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 16 (6.87%) Manufacturing
19 14 (6.01%) Data Migration
20 13 (5.58%) .NET
20 13 (5.58%) Power BI
21 11 (4.72%) Windows Server
21 11 (4.72%) Office 365

Dynamics NAV
Top Related 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 11 (4.72%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (0.86%) Drupal
2 2 (0.86%) Kentico
3 1 (0.43%) Commerce Server
3 1 (0.43%) Confluence
3 1 (0.43%) IIS
3 1 (0.43%) Mule
3 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 54 (23.18%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.01%) MS Office
3 2 (0.86%) MS Project
4 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (10.30%) Dynamics AX
2 21 (9.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (2.15%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (1.72%) Dynamics GP
4 4 (1.72%) NetSuite
5 3 (1.29%) Dynamics SL
5 3 (1.29%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (1.29%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (1.29%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.86%) Magento
6 2 (0.86%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.86%) Sage 50
6 2 (0.86%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.43%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.43%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (4.72%) Office 365
2 4 (1.72%) SaaS
3 2 (0.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.72%) MPLS
2 3 (1.29%) Internet
3 2 (0.86%) Intranet
3 2 (0.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.16%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (5.58%) Power BI
4 9 (3.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (3.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.86%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (1.72%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.29%) JIRA
2 3 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.86%) MSTest
3 2 (0.86%) Selenium
3 2 (0.86%) SpecFlow
General
1 83 (35.62%) Finance
2 52 (22.32%) Retail
3 22 (9.44%) Advertising
4 16 (6.87%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.00%) Marketing
6 3 (1.29%) Billing
6 3 (1.29%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.86%) Banking
7 2 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.86%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.43%) Automotive
8 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 76 (32.62%) Developer
2 45 (19.31%) Dynamics NAV Developer
3 42 (18.03%) Consultant
4 36 (15.45%) Analyst
5 34 (14.59%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
6 31 (13.30%) Project Manager
7 29 (12.45%) Microsoft Developer
8 18 (7.73%) Business Analyst
9 15 (6.44%) Technical Consultant
10 13 (5.58%) Dynamics NAV Project Manager
11 11 (4.72%) Architect
11 11 (4.72%) Microsoft Consultant
12 9 (3.86%) SQL Developer
12 9 (3.86%) Technical Manager
13 8 (3.43%) Technical Project Manager
14 7 (3.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 7 (3.00%) Functional Consultant
14 7 (3.00%) Navision Developer
14 7 (3.00%) Solutions Architect
14 7 (3.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.58%) .NET
2 5 (2.15%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.86%) COM
3 2 (0.86%) EDI
3 2 (0.86%) REST
3 2 (0.86%) SOAP
3 2 (0.86%) Web Services
4 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.43%) EDIFACT
4 1 (0.43%) jQuery
4 1 (0.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.43%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.58%) FMCG
3 4 (1.72%) EPoS
3 4 (1.72%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.29%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.29%) Social Media
5 2 (0.86%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.43%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.73%) Windows
2 11 (4.72%) Windows Server
3 6 (2.58%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.72%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.72%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.86%) Android
5 2 (0.86%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.86%) Windows 2000
5 2 (0.86%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 2 (0.86%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (21.03%) ERP
2 34 (14.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (13.30%) Project Management
4 21 (9.01%) CRM
4 21 (9.01%) Migration
5 20 (8.58%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (8.15%) PRINCE2
7 17 (7.30%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (6.01%) Data Migration
9 9 (3.86%) Business Analysis
9 9 (3.86%) Change Management
9 9 (3.86%) Supply Chain Management
10 8 (3.43%) IT Strategy
10 8 (3.43%) Project Planning
11 7 (3.00%) Programme Management
11 7 (3.00%) Scrum
11 7 (3.00%) Test Scripting
12 6 (2.58%) B2B
12 6 (2.58%) ITIL
12 6 (2.58%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (23.61%) SQL
2 48 (20.60%) C
3 10 (4.29%) C#
4 2 (0.86%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.43%) ActionScript
5 1 (0.43%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (3.00%) Degree
1 7 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (2.58%) ISEB
2 6 (2.58%) MCSE
3 5 (2.15%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.72%) ACCA
4 4 (1.72%) CCIE
4 4 (1.72%) CIMA
4 4 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.29%) AAT
5 3 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.86%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.86%) MCITP
6 2 (0.86%) MCPD
6 2 (0.86%) MCSA
6 2 (0.86%) MCSD
7 1 (0.43%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.15%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (2.15%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.43%) GxP
2 1 (0.43%) IFRS
2 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (3.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 160 (68.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.15%) SAP
3 17 (7.30%) Oracle
4 9 (3.86%) JD Edwards
4 9 (3.86%) Sage
5 5 (2.15%) Cisco
5 5 (2.15%) HP
5 5 (2.15%) JDA
5 5 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.72%) IFS
6 4 (1.72%) Infor
6 4 (1.72%) Workday
7 3 (1.29%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.86%) VMware
9 1 (0.43%) Compaq
9 1 (0.43%) Dell
9 1 (0.43%) IBM
9 1 (0.43%) Intel
9 1 (0.43%) NETGEAR
9 1 (0.43%) Sophos
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