The first table below looks at the demand for LSMW skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LSMW over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
Rank 128 - 135
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LSMW 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.035% - 0.032%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.38% - 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
263 257 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.22% 10.46% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 97 89
Average daily rate £325 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £228 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £475 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
LSMW
South East

LSMW
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LSMW across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

LSMW Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

LSMW
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LSMW across the Berkshire region.

LSMW Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

LSMW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing LSMW also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LSMW.

1 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (85.71%) Migration
2 12 (85.71%) Data Migration
3 11 (78.57%) Informatica
4 10 (71.43%) ETL
5 9 (64.29%) SAP CRM
5 9 (64.29%) CRM
6 8 (57.14%) SQL
6 8 (57.14%) SAP SD
7 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
7 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 6 (42.86%) SAP FI
7 6 (42.86%) SAP MM
7 6 (42.86%) BAPI
7 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (35.71%) Data Conversion
8 5 (35.71%) AS400
8 5 (35.71%) Validation
8 5 (35.71%) SAP ERP
8 5 (35.71%) ERP
9 4 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (21.43%) Data Cleansing
11 2 (14.29%) BODI
11 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
11 2 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (14.29%) Banking
11 2 (14.29%) Finance
11 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing LSMW also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LSMW. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 9 (64.29%) SAP CRM
2 8 (57.14%) SAP SD
3 6 (42.86%) SAP FI
3 6 (42.86%) SAP MM
4 5 (35.71%) SAP ERP
5 1 (7.14%) SAP APO
5 1 (7.14%) SAP SCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) BODI
2 2 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Consultant
2 11 (78.57%) SAP Consultant
3 10 (71.43%) Data Consultant
3 10 (71.43%) SAP Data Consultant
4 9 (64.29%) Data Migration Consultant
4 9 (64.29%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
4 9 (64.29%) Migration Consultant
5 3 (21.43%) Informatica Consultant
6 2 (14.29%) SAP Technical Consultant
6 2 (14.29%) Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
7 1 (7.14%) ETL Developer
7 1 (7.14%) SAP Developer
7 1 (7.14%) ETL Designer
7 1 (7.14%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Conversion
1 5 (35.71%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Migration
1 12 (85.71%) Data Migration
2 10 (71.43%) ETL
3 9 (64.29%) CRM
4 5 (35.71%) Validation
4 5 (35.71%) ERP
5 3 (21.43%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
6 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Supply Chain Management
7 1 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (7.14%) GxP
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (78.57%) Informatica