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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
Rank 548 510 494
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -16
Contract jobs citing LSMW 24 58 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.12% 0.092%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.36% 1.07% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 32 12
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£455 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.24% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £323 £421
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £544 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £46.23 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
6660 5423 5514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.81% 11.62% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4648 3566 3315
Average daily rate £400 £390 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 122 225
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £18.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014. 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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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 -38 12 £480 +9.71%
North West -2 5 £325 -
Yorkshire - 4 £513 -
West Midlands -14 2 £450 - 1
South East -31 1 £425 -12.82% 1
East of England - - - -
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LSMW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 66 (100.00%) SAP
2 57 (86.36%) Migration
3 54 (81.82%) Data Migration
4 20 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (25.76%) Data Governance
6 16 (24.24%) SAP Data Services
6 16 (24.24%) ERP
7 15 (22.73%) Data Structures
8 13 (19.70%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (18.18%) ABAP
10 11 (16.67%) BAPI
11 10 (15.15%) Validation
12 9 (13.64%) Business Objects
12 9 (13.64%) ETL
12 9 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (13.64%) Data Mapping
13 7 (10.61%) Data Cleansing
13 7 (10.61%) SQL
14 6 (9.09%) SAP FI
14 6 (9.09%) SAP SD
14 6 (9.09%) SAP PM
14 6 (9.09%) Manufacturing
15 5 (7.58%) Finance
15 5 (7.58%) SAP FI/CO
15 5 (7.58%) SAP CO
15 5 (7.58%) Data Management
15 5 (7.58%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 4 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
16 4 (6.06%) Data Validation

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 4 (6.06%) MS Project
2 2 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (9.09%) SAP FI
1 6 (9.09%) SAP SD
1 6 (9.09%) SAP PM
2 5 (7.58%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (7.58%) SAP CO
3 4 (6.06%) SAP ERP
3 4 (6.06%) SAP MM
4 3 (4.55%) SAP CRM
5 1 (1.52%) SAP MDM
5 1 (1.52%) SAP HR
5 1 (1.52%) SAP R/3
5 1 (1.52%) SAP Retail
5 1 (1.52%) SAP SCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) SAP Data Services
2 9 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.03%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.52%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) eCATT
General
1 6 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.58%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.03%) General Ledger
3 2 (3.03%) German Language
3 2 (3.03%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.03%) Automotive
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (68.18%) SAP Consultant
1 45 (68.18%) Consultant
2 27 (40.91%) SAP Data Consultant
2 27 (40.91%) Data Consultant
3 24 (36.36%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
3 24 (36.36%) Data Migration Consultant
3 24 (36.36%) Migration Consultant
4 6 (9.09%) Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Data Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) ABAP Consultant
5 4 (6.06%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) SAP SD Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) SAP PM Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) SAP Technical Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) SAP SD Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Data Migration Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Master Data Consultant
7 2 (3.03%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.67%) BAPI
2 3 (4.55%) SAP Smart Forms
2 3 (4.55%) SAP ALE
3 2 (3.03%) MDX
3 2 (3.03%) SAP Business Workflow
3 2 (3.03%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (22.73%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.55%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.52%) AS400
4 1 (1.52%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (86.36%) Migration
2 54 (81.82%) Data Migration
3 17 (25.76%) Data Governance
4 16 (24.24%) ERP
5 13 (19.70%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (15.15%) Validation
7 9 (13.64%) ETL
7 9 (13.64%) Data Mapping
8 7 (10.61%) Data Cleansing
9 5 (7.58%) Data Management
9 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (6.06%) Data Validation
10 4 (6.06%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.06%) OO
11 3 (4.55%) Workflow
11 3 (4.55%) CRM
11 3 (4.55%) Data Modelling
11 3 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (3.03%) Cash Management
12 2 (3.03%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) ABAP
2 7 (10.61%) SQL
3 3 (4.55%) SAPscript
4 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) GxP
1 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 66 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (13.64%) Business Objects
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.06%) HP
4 3 (4.55%) Informatica
5 2 (3.03%) Adobe
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