Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 660 729 766
Rank change year-on-year +69 +37 -46
Contract jobs citing Dynamics NAV 191 159 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.49% 1.84% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 110 91
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £281 £286 £220
90th Percentile £588 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
UK median hourly rate £132.50 £50.00 £39.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +165.00% +26.42% -
10th Percentile £128.75 £39.40 £12.50
90th Percentile £136.25 £63.00 £129.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £132.50 £50.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +165.00% +233.33% -

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 7682 8630 9332
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.03% 7.93% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4432 5123 5156
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £305 £295 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £429 £415 £413
% change year-on-year +3.31% +0.61% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 94 110
UK median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.15% +42.86% -30.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.23 £11.25
90th Percentile £58.33 £69.07 £60.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -5.00% +55.56% -31.82%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +96 187 £425 +4.62% 105
London +32 96 £425 +6.25% 51
UK excluding London +59 82 £425 - 50
East of England +13 29 £381 -23.75% 10
South East +22 27 £425 -10.53% 11
Midlands +27 13 £480 +6.67% 14
West Midlands +40 12 £480 +6.67% 7
North of England +64 10 £438 +69.08% 10
North West +29 8 £425 +174.19% 8
Yorkshire +37 2 £450 +24.14% 2
South West -7 2 £463 +32.03% 1
Scotland +36 1 - - 2
East Midlands -12 1 - - 7

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 (66.49%) Microsoft
2 90 (47.12%) Finance
3 50 (26.18%) Dynamics AX
4 45 (23.56%) ERP
5 43 (22.51%) Migration
6 40 (20.94%) CRM
6 40 (20.94%) Dynamics CRM
7 30 (15.71%) Coaching
8 28 (14.66%) SQL
9 27 (14.14%) Retail
10 22 (11.52%) Data Migration
10 22 (11.52%) User Acceptance Testing
10 22 (11.52%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (10.99%) SAP
12 20 (10.47%) Dynamics 365
13 19 (9.95%) Microsoft Azure
14 18 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (8.38%) Manufacturing
15 16 (8.38%) SQL Server
15 16 (8.38%) C
16 15 (7.85%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (7.33%) Project Management
17 14 (7.33%) SharePoint
18 13 (6.81%) Advertising
18 13 (6.81%) Power BI
19 12 (6.28%) Budgeting and Forecasting
19 12 (6.28%) Virtual Team
19 12 (6.28%) Sage
20 11 (5.76%) JD Edwards
20 11 (5.76%) Oracle

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 (7.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.09%) Commerce Server
3 2 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.05%) Confluence
3 2 (1.05%) Drupal
3 2 (1.05%) Kentico
4 1 (0.52%) Apache
4 1 (0.52%) IIS
4 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (4.19%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.66%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.09%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.52%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 50 (26.18%) Dynamics AX
2 40 (20.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (4.71%) Unit4 Business World
4 6 (3.14%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (3.14%) Sage 50
5 4 (2.09%) NetSuite
6 3 (1.57%) Magento
6 3 (1.57%) SAP CO
6 3 (1.57%) SAP FI
6 3 (1.57%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (1.57%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (1.05%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (1.05%) Infor SunSystems
7 2 (1.05%) Lawson
7 2 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (1.05%) SAP Business One
7 2 (1.05%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.52%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.52%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.52%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.47%) Dynamics 365
2 19 (9.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.09%) Office 365
4 3 (1.57%) SaaS
5 2 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.05%) IaaS
6 1 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.52%) Firewall
1 1 (0.52%) HTTP
1 1 (0.52%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.52%) Intranet
1 1 (0.52%) Skype
1 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.38%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.81%) Power BI
3 10 (5.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.57%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.05%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.52%) Big Data
7 1 (0.52%) MS Access
7 1 (0.52%) MySQL
7 1 (0.52%) QlikView
7 1 (0.52%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (2.09%) JIRA
2 3 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.05%) MSTest
3 2 (1.05%) Selenium
3 2 (1.05%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
General
1 90 (47.12%) Finance
2 27 (14.14%) Retail
3 16 (8.38%) Manufacturing
4 13 (6.81%) Advertising
5 6 (3.14%) Marketing
6 5 (2.62%) French Language
7 4 (2.09%) Back Office
7 4 (2.09%) Local Government
8 2 (1.05%) Banking
8 2 (1.05%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.52%) Automotive
9 1 (0.52%) Billing
9 1 (0.52%) Electronics
9 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.52%) German Language
9 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.52%) Legal
9 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 54 (28.27%) Consultant
2 47 (24.61%) Developer
3 34 (17.80%) Analyst
3 34 (17.80%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
4 28 (14.66%) Dynamics NAV Developer
5 18 (9.42%) Business Analyst
6 15 (7.85%) Project Manager
7 11 (5.76%) Architect
7 11 (5.76%) Technical Consultant
8 10 (5.24%) Functional Consultant
8 10 (5.24%) Microsoft Consultant
8 10 (5.24%) Microsoft Developer
9 8 (4.19%) Trainer
10 7 (3.66%) Dynamics NAV Project Manager
10 7 (3.66%) Financial Analyst
11 6 (3.14%) CRM Developer
11 6 (3.14%) ERP Analyst
11 6 (3.14%) ERP Business Analyst
11 6 (3.14%) Senior Consultant
11 6 (3.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.19%) .NET
2 4 (2.09%) ASP.NET
2 4 (2.09%) EDI
3 3 (1.57%) WCF
4 2 (1.05%) XML
5 1 (0.52%) CSS
5 1 (0.52%) EDIFACT
5 1 (0.52%) IDoc
5 1 (0.52%) JSON
5 1 (0.52%) LAMP
5 1 (0.52%) LINQ
5 1 (0.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.52%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.28%) Virtual Team
3 9 (4.71%) FMCG
4 6 (3.14%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.62%) e-Learning
6 4 (2.09%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.05%) EPoS
7 2 (1.05%) New Media
7 2 (1.05%) Spread Betting
8 1 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.52%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.52%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.52%) PMI
8 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.05%) Android
1 2 (1.05%) Apple iOS
1 2 (1.05%) Windows
2 1 (0.52%) Debian
2 1 (0.52%) Linux
2 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
2 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (23.56%) ERP
2 43 (22.51%) Migration
3 40 (20.94%) CRM
4 30 (15.71%) Coaching
5 22 (11.52%) Data Migration
5 22 (11.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (9.42%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (7.85%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (7.33%) Project Management
9 12 (6.28%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 11 (5.76%) Mentoring
10 11 (5.76%) OCR
11 10 (5.24%) Business Analysis
12 9 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (4.19%) Waterfall
14 7 (3.66%) PRINCE2
15 6 (3.14%) Data Management
15 6 (3.14%) E-Commerce
15 6 (3.14%) ETL
15 6 (3.14%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (14.66%) SQL
2 16 (8.38%) C
3 7 (3.66%) C#
4 4 (2.09%) Python
5 3 (1.57%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.05%) PHP
6 2 (1.05%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.52%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.52%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (0.52%) Java
7 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (5.76%) Degree
2 4 (2.09%) ISEB
2 4 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.57%) IIBA
3 3 (1.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.05%) AAT
4 2 (1.05%) ACCA
4 2 (1.05%) CBAP
4 2 (1.05%) CIMA
4 2 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.05%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.05%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) GxP
2 1 (0.52%) IFRS
2 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.52%) PMO
2 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.52%) Nagios
2 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.52%) Puppet
2 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 127 (66.49%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.99%) SAP
3 12 (6.28%) Sage
4 11 (5.76%) JD Edwards
4 11 (5.76%) Oracle
5 4 (2.09%) Infor
6 3 (1.57%) CODA
6 3 (1.57%) OpenText
6 3 (1.57%) Siebel
7 2 (1.05%) Baan
7 2 (1.05%) Epicor
7 2 (1.05%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.05%) Workday
8 1 (0.52%) Avaya
8 1 (0.52%) Cisco
8 1 (0.52%) Demandware
8 1 (0.52%) JDA
8 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.52%) Siemens
8 1 (0.52%) Tableau