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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
Rank 532 433 471
Rank change year-on-year
-99 +38
Contract jobs citing LSMW 24 97 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.22% 0.085%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.39% 1.84% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 51 16
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£450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
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
6220 5281 4956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.47% 11.87% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4267 3431 3142
Average daily rate £400 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £341 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.13% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 123 201
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £15.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £42.50
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 17 £450 - 3
East of England 0 2 £500 -
North West -12 2 - - 2
South East -37 2 £438 -2.77% 2
West Midlands -5 1 £450 +28.57% 2
Midlands - - - - 1
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LSMW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 60 (100.00%) SAP
2 54 (90.00%) Migration
3 50 (83.33%) Data Migration
4 17 (28.33%) ABAP
5 11 (18.33%) Validation
5 11 (18.33%) ERP
5 11 (18.33%) SAP SD
5 11 (18.33%) SAP Data Services
6 10 (16.67%) BAPI
6 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (16.67%) Data Structures
7 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (15.00%) ETL
7 9 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 9 (15.00%) Data Governance
7 9 (15.00%) Data Cleansing
8 8 (13.33%) FMCG
8 8 (13.33%) Data Quality
8 8 (13.33%) Manufacturing
8 8 (13.33%) Finance
8 8 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (11.67%) SAP FI
9 7 (11.67%) SQL
9 7 (11.67%) Data Mapping
9 7 (11.67%) Data Management
10 6 (10.00%) SAP CO
10 6 (10.00%) SAP ALE
10 6 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
11 5 (8.33%) SAP MM
11 5 (8.33%) Business Objects

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.67%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Project
2 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (18.33%) SAP SD
2 7 (11.67%) SAP FI
3 6 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (10.00%) SAP CO
4 5 (8.33%) SAP MM
5 4 (6.67%) SAP PM
6 3 (5.00%) SAP CRM
6 3 (5.00%) SAP ERP
7 2 (3.33%) SAP WM
8 1 (1.67%) SAP HCM
8 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (1.67%) SAP SCM
8 1 (1.67%) SAP PP
8 1 (1.67%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) SAP Data Services
2 5 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.33%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) SAP BW
General
1 8 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
1 8 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.33%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.67%) German Language
3 1 (1.67%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (1.67%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.67%) Automotive
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (65.00%) Consultant
1 39 (65.00%) SAP Consultant
2 19 (31.67%) Data Consultant
2 19 (31.67%) SAP Data Consultant
3 18 (30.00%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
3 18 (30.00%) Migration Consultant
3 18 (30.00%) Data Migration Consultant
4 14 (23.33%) Analyst
5 12 (20.00%) Data Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) SAP Analyst
7 6 (10.00%) Functional Analyst
8 5 (8.33%) SAP Data Analyst
8 5 (8.33%) ABAP Consultant
9 4 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 4 (6.67%) Functional Consultant
9 4 (6.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 3 (5.00%) SAP SD Consultant
10 3 (5.00%) SAP MM Consultant
11 2 (3.33%) SAP PM Consultant
11 2 (3.33%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) BAPI
2 6 (10.00%) SAP ALE
3 4 (6.67%) SAP Smart Forms
4 3 (5.00%) Web Dynpro
5 2 (3.33%) EDI
5 2 (3.33%) MDX
5 2 (3.33%) SAP Business Workflow
6 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 8 (13.33%) FMCG
3 4 (6.67%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.67%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.67%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.67%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (90.00%) Migration
2 50 (83.33%) Data Migration
3 11 (18.33%) Validation
3 11 (18.33%) ERP
4 9 (15.00%) ETL
4 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (15.00%) Data Cleansing
4 9 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 9 (15.00%) Data Governance
5 7 (11.67%) Data Mapping
5 7 (11.67%) Data Management
6 5 (8.33%) Data Validation
7 4 (6.67%) Workflow
7 4 (6.67%) CRM
8 3 (5.00%) OO
8 3 (5.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.33%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.33%) Cash Management
9 2 (3.33%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.33%) ABAP
2 7 (11.67%) SQL
3 4 (6.67%) SAPscript
4 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.67%) C
4 1 (1.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.67%) GxP
2 1 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (8.33%) Business Objects
3 3 (5.00%) Informatica
3 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.33%) Adobe
4 2 (3.33%) HP
4 2 (3.33%) JD Edwards
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