The table below looks at the statistics for LSMW skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LSMW over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
Rank 580 546 524
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -22
Contract jobs citing LSMW 20 42 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.037% 0.082% 0.100%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 0.63% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 23
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£450 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £388 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £678 £545 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
LSMW
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7553 6698 5770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.02% 13.09% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5036 4352 3774
Average daily rate £410 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 123 123
Average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.12 £30.00 £23.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £51.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

LSMW
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

LSMW Jobs Demand Trend in England

LSMW
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

LSMW Daily Rate Trend in England

LSMW
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LSMW across the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

LSMW Daily Rate Histogram in England

LSMW
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LSMW across the England region.

LSMW Hourly Rate Trend in England

LSMW
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LSMW within the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -24 10 £450 -2.70%
North West -18 4 £425 - 1
West Midlands +6 1 £475 - 2
East of England - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £475 -
Midlands - 1 - -
LSMW
UK

LSMW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 46 (100.00%) SAP
2 40 (86.96%) Migration
3 38 (82.61%) Data Migration
4 18 (39.13%) ABAP
5 17 (36.96%) SAP Data Services
6 12 (26.09%) ETL
7 6 (13.04%) HP
7 6 (13.04%) SQL
7 6 (13.04%) Manufacturing
7 6 (13.04%) ERP
7 6 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (13.04%) BAPI
7 6 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (13.04%) Data Structures
8 5 (10.87%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (10.87%) Data Mapping
8 5 (10.87%) SAP SD
9 4 (8.70%) Data Modelling
9 4 (8.70%) SAP FI
9 4 (8.70%) Finance
9 4 (8.70%) CRM
9 4 (8.70%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (8.70%) SAP CO
9 4 (8.70%) Line Management
10 3 (6.52%) FMCG
10 3 (6.52%) SAP HCM
10 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
11 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Project
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) SAP SD
2 4 (8.70%) SAP FI
2 4 (8.70%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (8.70%) SAP CO
3 3 (6.52%) SAP HCM
4 2 (4.35%) SAP MM
5 1 (2.17%) SAP APO
5 1 (2.17%) SAP PM
5 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.96%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
General
1 6 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (13.04%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Automotive
3 2 (4.35%) Publishing
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Billing
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Consultant
2 24 (52.17%) SAP Consultant
3 17 (36.96%) Data Consultant
4 16 (34.78%) SAP Data Consultant
5 15 (32.61%) Data Migration Consultant
5 15 (32.61%) Migration Consultant
6 14 (30.43%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
7 6 (13.04%) SAP Analyst
7 6 (13.04%) Analyst
7 6 (13.04%) Data Analyst
7 6 (13.04%) SAP Data Analyst
8 4 (8.70%) SAP SD Consultant
8 4 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (6.52%) SAP Manager
9 3 (6.52%) SAP Technical Consultant
10 2 (4.35%) SAP Data Manager
10 2 (4.35%) SAP Functional Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) Data Migration Manager
10 2 (4.35%) SAP Data Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) BAPI
2 2 (4.35%) SAP XI
2 2 (4.35%) SAP ALE
2 2 (4.35%) SAP PI
2 2 (4.35%) EDI
2 2 (4.35%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (2.17%) Web Services
3 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (13.04%) Data Structures
2 3 (6.52%) FMCG
3 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (86.96%) Migration
2 38 (82.61%) Data Migration
3 12 (26.09%) ETL
4 6 (13.04%) ERP
5 5 (10.87%) Data Cleansing
5 5 (10.87%) Data Mapping
6 4 (8.70%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.70%) CRM
6 4 (8.70%) Line Management
7 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.35%) Change Management
8 2 (4.35%) Logistics
8 2 (4.35%) Test Scripting
8 2 (4.35%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (4.35%) Data Transformation
9 1 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.17%) Cash Management
9 1 (2.17%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.17%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 18 (39.13%) ABAP
2 6 (13.04%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) SAPscript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (13.04%) HP
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) Adobe
4 1 (2.17%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.17%) Northgate
4 1 (2.17%) Capita
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