The first table below looks at the demand for LSMW skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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 Cheshire 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 - 61 -
Contract jobs citing LSMW 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.13% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.47% -
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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
89 68 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.52% 9.05% 10.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 38
Average daily rate £388 £300 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £153 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £357 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Average hourly rate £40.57 £26.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.55% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
LSMW
North West

LSMW
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

LSMW Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

LSMW
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

LSMW Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

LSMW
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Certification
1 1 (100.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (100.00%) SAP PP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BI
1 1 (100.00%) Primavera
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BSP
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (100.00%) NWDS

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP PP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) NWDS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BSP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Primavera