The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Dynamics AX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Dynamics AX over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 89 106 111
Rank change year-on-year +17 +5  
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 14 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.04% 0.053% 0.056%
As % of the Business Applications category 17.28% 0.83% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 1
Median daily rate £700 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +86.66% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £494 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +23.43% -15.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Dynamics AX 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 advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 81 121 83
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 6.04% 6.36% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 86 37
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £304 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £10.30 £9.00 £13.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.44% -35.13%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

Dynamics AX
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Dynamics AX in West Yorkshire

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Dynamics AX in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics AX in West Yorkshire

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics AX in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics AX in West Yorkshire

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dynamics AX within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Leeds - 13 £700 - 1
Wakefield 0 1 £575 +53.33%
Dynamics AX
Yorkshire

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Dynamics AX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 20 (86.96%) ERP
2 19 (82.61%) Finance
3 15 (65.22%) Project Management
4 13 (56.52%) Legal
5 11 (47.83%) Mentoring
6 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (43.48%) Product Management
7 9 (39.13%) Data Analytics
7 9 (39.13%) Analytics
8 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
9 3 (13.04%) QA
10 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
10 2 (8.70%) CRM
10 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
10 2 (8.70%) Publishing
10 2 (8.70%) JD Edwards
10 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (8.70%) Degree
10 2 (8.70%) Retail
10 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
11 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
11 1 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
11 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
11 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
11 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (4.35%) Mule
11 1 (4.35%) SQL
11 1 (4.35%) MS Excel

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (4.35%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 19 (82.61%) Finance
2 13 (56.52%) Legal
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Publishing
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Consultant
2 11 (47.83%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 7 (30.43%) Analyst
4 6 (26.09%) ERP Consultant
5 5 (21.74%) Functional Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) ERP Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Functional Consultant
6 3 (13.04%) Legal Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Specialist
8 1 (4.35%) Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Development Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX Specialist
8 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) Report Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) ERP
2 15 (65.22%) Project Management
3 11 (47.83%) Mentoring
4 10 (43.48%) Product Management
5 9 (39.13%) Analytics
5 9 (39.13%) Data Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Coaching
7 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.35%) MuleSoft
3 1 (4.35%) TARGIT