The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Dynamics AX (formerly Axapta)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 103 126 129
Rank change year-on-year +23 +3  
Contract jobs citing Dynamics AX 19 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.90% 0.36% 0.23%
As % of the Business Applications category 16.38% 4.93% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 6
Median daily rate £575 £375 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.33% -5.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £320 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £520 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £481 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +20.31% -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 Yorkshire with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 116 203 170
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 5.47% 7.24% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 139 93
Median daily rate £463 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.08% -1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £581 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Median hourly rate £10.30 £9.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.44% -28.00%  
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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dynamics AX in Yorkshire

Dynamics AX
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Dynamics AX in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Dynamics AX in Yorkshire

Dynamics AX
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
West Yorkshire +33 14 £700 +86.66% 2
South Yorkshire - 3 £375 - 1
Dynamics AX
England

Dynamics AX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Dynamics AX.

1 22 (62.86%) ERP
2 21 (60.00%) Finance
3 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
4 15 (42.86%) Project Management
5 13 (37.14%) Legal
6 11 (31.43%) Mentoring
7 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (28.57%) Product Management
8 9 (25.71%) Data Analytics
8 9 (25.71%) Analytics
9 5 (14.29%) Retail
10 4 (11.43%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (11.43%) Advertising
10 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
10 4 (11.43%) CRM
11 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (8.57%) SQL
11 3 (8.57%) .NET
11 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (8.57%) Tableau
11 3 (8.57%) Visualisation
11 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (8.57%) Degree
11 3 (8.57%) QA
12 2 (5.71%) MuleSoft
12 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
12 2 (5.71%) Data Cleansing
12 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
12 2 (5.71%) MVC

Dynamics AX
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (2.86%) Anypoint
1 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.86%) CMS
1 1 (2.86%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (60.00%) Finance
2 13 (37.14%) Legal
3 5 (14.29%) Retail
4 4 (11.43%) Advertising
5 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.71%) Publishing
6 1 (2.86%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Consultant
2 11 (31.43%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 7 (20.00%) Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Developer
4 6 (17.14%) ERP Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) Functional Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) ERP Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Functional Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Legal Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Tableau Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Data Migration Lead
8 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Business Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Specialist
8 1 (2.86%) Development Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
2 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.86%) Ajax
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) JSON
3 1 (2.86%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) ERP
2 15 (42.86%) Project Management
3 11 (31.43%) Mentoring
4 10 (28.57%) Product Management
5 9 (25.71%) Analytics
5 9 (25.71%) Data Analytics
6 4 (11.43%) CRM
7 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.57%) Visualisation
8 2 (5.71%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
8 2 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (5.71%) Migration
8 2 (5.71%) MVC
8 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.86%) Coaching
9 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.86%) Front End Development
9 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) C#
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.86%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Tableau
3 2 (5.71%) JD Edwards
3 2 (5.71%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) TARGIT