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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
Rank 571 510 511
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +1
Contract jobs citing LSMW 15 45 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.094% 0.099%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.22% 0.74% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 18
Average daily rate
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£506 £450 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £570 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate - £538 £419
% change year-on-year
- +28.35%
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
6772 6098 5158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.36% 12.73% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4523 3938 3275
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 134 145
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £32.50 £24.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.24 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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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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 -31 11 £506 +12.50%
West Midlands -2 1 - - 3
North West -15 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
LSMW
UK

LSMW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 56 (100.00%) SAP
2 45 (80.36%) Migration
3 43 (76.79%) Data Migration
4 21 (37.50%) ABAP
5 15 (26.79%) SAP Data Services
6 14 (25.00%) ETL
7 10 (17.86%) Manufacturing
8 9 (16.07%) SAP SD
9 8 (14.29%) BAPI
10 7 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (12.50%) ERP
10 7 (12.50%) FMCG
11 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (10.71%) SAP MM
11 6 (10.71%) SQL
12 5 (8.93%) Logistics
12 5 (8.93%) Automotive
12 5 (8.93%) Data Structures
12 5 (8.93%) Data Quality
12 5 (8.93%) Data Cleansing
12 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 4 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
13 4 (7.14%) SAP ALE
13 4 (7.14%) QA
13 4 (7.14%) SAP HCM
13 4 (7.14%) Line Management
13 4 (7.14%) Finance
13 4 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
13 4 (7.14%) SAP CO
13 4 (7.14%) SAP FI

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (3.57%) MS Project
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (16.07%) SAP SD
2 6 (10.71%) SAP MM
3 4 (7.14%) SAP FI
3 4 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (7.14%) SAP CO
3 4 (7.14%) SAP HCM
4 2 (3.57%) SAP WM
5 1 (1.79%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (1.79%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (1.79%) SAP PSCD
5 1 (1.79%) SAP PM
5 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (1.79%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.79%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (1.79%) SAP BW
General
1 10 (17.86%) Manufacturing
2 7 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (8.93%) Automotive
4 4 (7.14%) Finance
5 2 (3.57%) Banking
5 2 (3.57%) Retail
6 1 (1.79%) Billing
6 1 (1.79%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (1.79%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (57.14%) Consultant
2 31 (55.36%) SAP Consultant
3 17 (30.36%) Data Consultant
4 16 (28.57%) SAP Data Consultant
5 15 (26.79%) Data Migration Consultant
5 15 (26.79%) Migration Consultant
6 14 (25.00%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
7 8 (14.29%) Analyst
8 7 (12.50%) Data Analyst
9 6 (10.71%) SAP MM Consultant
10 5 (8.93%) SAP SD Consultant
11 4 (7.14%) Functional Consultant
11 4 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
11 4 (7.14%) SAP Manager
11 4 (7.14%) Functional Analyst
11 4 (7.14%) SAP Functional Consultant
12 3 (5.36%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
12 3 (5.36%) SAP Data Analyst
12 3 (5.36%) SAP Data Manager
12 3 (5.36%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.29%) BAPI
2 4 (7.14%) SAP ALE
3 2 (3.57%) SAP PI
3 2 (3.57%) Web Services
3 2 (3.57%) EDI
3 2 (3.57%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (1.79%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) FMCG
2 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.93%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.79%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.79%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (80.36%) Migration
2 43 (76.79%) Data Migration
3 14 (25.00%) ETL
4 7 (12.50%) ERP
5 5 (8.93%) Logistics
5 5 (8.93%) Data Cleansing
5 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (7.14%) Line Management
7 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.36%) Data Mapping
7 3 (5.36%) CRM
7 3 (5.36%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.57%) Project Management
8 2 (3.57%) Change Management
8 2 (3.57%) Validation
8 2 (3.57%) Data Management
8 2 (3.57%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (3.57%) Data Transformation
9 1 (1.79%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 21 (37.50%) ABAP
2 6 (10.71%) SQL
3 3 (5.36%) SAPscript
4 1 (1.79%) C
4 1 (1.79%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) Data Quality
2 4 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (7.14%) HP
2 4 (7.14%) JD Edwards
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe
4 1 (1.79%) Northgate
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