Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 719 626 706
Rank change year-on-year -93 +80 +35
Contract jobs citing Dynamics NAV 158 206 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.23% 2.67% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 141 97
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% -3.13%
10th Percentile £288 £313 £275
90th Percentile £550 £538 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £380
% change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
UK median hourly rate £99.00 £95.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.21% +90.00% -22.00%
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 7,074 7,727 8,447
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.00% 8.34% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,155 4,539 4,927
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £313 £305 £290
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 98 110
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £31.48 £34.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.57% -8.38% +59.79%
10th Percentile £10.03 £10.98 £14.34
90th Percentile £57.25 £58.60 £69.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £31.48 £35.25
% change year-on-year -36.46% -10.71% +98.59%

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 19 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics NAV in the UK

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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 19 April 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 -95 152 £425 +3.03% 110
UK excluding London -39 86 £400 -5.88% 70
London -63 70 £450 +9.09% 42
North of England 0 27 £400 -5.88% 21
South East -36 20 £404 -5.00% 15
Midlands +13 18 £393 -8.19% 12
North West -24 17 £375 -9.09% 17
East of England -19 13 £425 +14.86% 11
West Midlands -9 10 £336 -23.58% 11
East Midlands +1 8 £425 - 1
Yorkshire -4 8 £425 -26.09% 3
Scotland -30 5 £325 - 2
South West +4 3 £300 -27.27% 8
North East +27 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 92 (58.23%) Finance
2 78 (49.37%) Microsoft
3 58 (36.71%) ERP
4 38 (24.05%) Dynamics AX
5 37 (23.42%) Retail
6 30 (18.99%) Oracle
7 28 (17.72%) Manufacturing
7 28 (17.72%) Migration
8 27 (17.09%) SAP
9 26 (16.46%) SQL
10 23 (14.56%) SQL Server
11 20 (12.66%) JD Edwards
11 20 (12.66%) User Acceptance Testing
12 19 (12.03%) NetSuite
13 17 (10.76%) Data Migration
13 17 (10.76%) Sage
13 17 (10.76%) Salesforce.com
14 16 (10.13%) Oracle EBS
14 16 (10.13%) CRM
14 16 (10.13%) Oracle EBS R12
15 15 (9.49%) Unit4 Business World
15 15 (9.49%) Epicor
16 14 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (8.86%) Test Scripting
16 14 (8.86%) Oracle Database
17 13 (8.23%) SAP HANA
17 13 (8.23%) Oracle Database 11g
17 13 (8.23%) Infor
17 13 (8.23%) Dynamics CRM
17 13 (8.23%) Agile Software Development

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 5 (3.16%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.53%) Confluence
3 3 (1.90%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (5.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.90%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.27%) Adobe Captivate
3 2 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.27%) InDesign
3 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.27%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 38 (24.05%) Dynamics AX
2 19 (12.03%) NetSuite
3 16 (10.13%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (10.13%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (9.49%) Unit4 Business World
5 13 (8.23%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (4.43%) Magento
7 4 (2.53%) Infor SunSystems
8 3 (1.90%) Dynamics GP
8 3 (1.90%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.63%) JDE World
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.63%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.23%) FinancialForce
2 9 (5.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.16%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.63%) Office 365
4 1 (0.63%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.90%) HTTP
1 3 (1.90%) Skype
2 2 (1.27%) Firewall
2 2 (1.27%) Internet
2 2 (1.27%) VPN
3 1 (0.63%) DHCP
3 1 (0.63%) DNS
3 1 (0.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.56%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.86%) Oracle Database
3 13 (8.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 13 (8.23%) SAP HANA
4 8 (5.06%) Power BI
5 6 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.90%) OLAP
8 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (1.27%) OLTP
9 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.63%) Qlik Sense
10 1 (0.63%) QlikView
10 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (3.16%) JIRA
2 4 (2.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 92 (58.23%) Finance
2 37 (23.42%) Retail
3 28 (17.72%) Manufacturing
4 13 (8.23%) Advertising
5 8 (5.06%) Marketing
6 3 (1.90%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.27%) Back Office
8 1 (0.63%) Legal
8 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (35.44%) Consultant
2 35 (22.15%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
3 32 (20.25%) Analyst
4 25 (15.82%) Developer
5 17 (10.76%) Business Analyst
6 12 (7.59%) Subject Matter Expert
7 10 (6.33%) Microsoft Consultant
7 10 (6.33%) Project Manager
8 9 (5.70%) Dynamics NAV Developer
8 9 (5.70%) Functional Consultant
9 7 (4.43%) ERP Consultant
9 7 (4.43%) IT Manager
10 6 (3.80%) Architect
11 5 (3.16%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 5 (3.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 5 (3.16%) IT Project Manager
12 4 (2.53%) Data Consultant
12 4 (2.53%) Data Migration Consultant
12 4 (2.53%) Dynamics AX Consultant
12 4 (2.53%) Navision Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.70%) .NET
2 5 (3.16%) ASP.NET
2 5 (3.16%) XML
3 4 (2.53%) .NET Framework
3 4 (2.53%) Ajax
3 4 (2.53%) Classic ASP
3 4 (2.53%) CSS
3 4 (2.53%) HTML
3 4 (2.53%) XSLT
4 3 (1.90%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (1.90%) REST
5 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.16%) Virtual Team
3 4 (2.53%) FMCG
4 3 (1.90%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.27%) Chip and PIN
5 2 (1.27%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.27%) Replication
5 2 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.27%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.63%) AS400
6 1 (0.63%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.63%) Fintech
6 1 (0.63%) iSeries
6 1 (0.63%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.63%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.80%) Windows
2 4 (2.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.63%) Linux
3 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (36.71%) ERP
2 28 (17.72%) Migration
3 20 (12.66%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (10.76%) Data Migration
5 16 (10.13%) CRM
6 14 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (8.86%) Test Scripting
7 13 (8.23%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (7.59%) Functional Testing
9 11 (6.96%) E-Commerce
10 7 (4.43%) Analytics
10 7 (4.43%) Business Analysis
10 7 (4.43%) ETL
10 7 (4.43%) Procure-to-Pay
11 6 (3.80%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (3.16%) Coaching
12 5 (3.16%) Data Analysis
12 5 (3.16%) Data Architecture
12 5 (3.16%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (3.16%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.46%) SQL
2 12 (7.59%) C
3 6 (3.80%) C#
4 5 (3.16%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.16%) VB
5 4 (2.53%) RPG
5 4 (2.53%) VB6
6 3 (1.90%) Java
6 3 (1.90%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.27%) VBA
8 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (3.80%) Degree
2 4 (2.53%) ACCA
3 3 (1.90%) AAT
4 2 (1.27%) MCP
4 2 (1.27%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.63%) CIMA
5 1 (0.63%) IIBA
5 1 (0.63%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.63%) MCSE
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.53%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.27%) QA
3 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (2.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.63%) SCCM
1 1 (0.63%) SCOM
1 1 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 78 (49.37%) Microsoft
2 30 (18.99%) Oracle
3 27 (17.09%) SAP
4 20 (12.66%) JD Edwards
5 17 (10.76%) Sage
5 17 (10.76%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (9.49%) Epicor
7 13 (8.23%) IFS
7 13 (8.23%) Infor
7 13 (8.23%) Xero
8 4 (2.53%) CODA
8 4 (2.53%) QAD
8 4 (2.53%) Workday
9 3 (1.90%) Demandware
10 2 (1.27%) Adobe
10 2 (1.27%) Tableau
11 1 (0.63%) Cisco
11 1 (0.63%) Citrix
11 1 (0.63%) Cognos
11 1 (0.63%) Remedy