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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
Rank 550 501 490
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -11
Contract jobs citing LSMW 29 52 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.11% 0.080%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.46% 0.85% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 19
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £495
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £403 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £559 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £475 £413
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
LSMW
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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
6365 6117 4812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.94% 12.75% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4164 4033 3087
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 139 146
Average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £31.00 £23.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.72 £47.50 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -26 16 £513 +13.88% 1
West Midlands -7 4 £488 -
East of England +9 2 - -
North West -20 2 - -
Midlands - 2 £500 -
East Midlands - 1 £400 -
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LSMW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 43 (76.79%) Migration
3 41 (73.21%) Data Migration
4 20 (35.71%) ABAP
5 15 (26.79%) SAP Data Services
6 13 (23.21%) Manufacturing
6 13 (23.21%) ETL
7 10 (17.86%) BAPI
7 10 (17.86%) SAP SD
8 8 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (14.29%) FMCG
9 7 (12.50%) Data Quality
9 7 (12.50%) ERP
9 7 (12.50%) Finance
10 6 (10.71%) SQL
10 6 (10.71%) SAP MM
10 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (10.71%) Data Cleansing
11 5 (8.93%) SAP ALE
11 5 (8.93%) SAP FI
11 5 (8.93%) Automotive
11 5 (8.93%) SAP CO
11 5 (8.93%) Logistics
11 5 (8.93%) SAP FI/CO
12 4 (7.14%) Validation
12 4 (7.14%) JD Edwards
12 4 (7.14%) SAPscript
12 4 (7.14%) CRM
12 4 (7.14%) QA
12 4 (7.14%) Line Management

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (1.79%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Project
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (17.86%) SAP SD
2 6 (10.71%) SAP MM
3 5 (8.93%) SAP FI
3 5 (8.93%) SAP CO
3 5 (8.93%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (3.57%) SAP WM
5 1 (1.79%) SAP PSCD
5 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (1.79%) SAP HCM
5 1 (1.79%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (1.79%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (1.79%) SAP PP
5 1 (1.79%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.79%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (3.57%) SAP BW
General
1 13 (23.21%) Manufacturing
2 8 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (12.50%) Finance
4 5 (8.93%) Automotive
5 2 (3.57%) Retail
6 1 (1.79%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (1.79%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.79%) Billing
6 1 (1.79%) Banking
6 1 (1.79%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 33 (58.93%) Consultant
2 32 (57.14%) 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 11 (19.64%) Analyst
8 10 (17.86%) Data Analyst
9 6 (10.71%) SAP MM Consultant
9 6 (10.71%) SAP Analyst
10 5 (8.93%) SAP Data Analyst
10 5 (8.93%) Functional Analyst
10 5 (8.93%) SAP SD Consultant
11 4 (7.14%) Functional Consultant
11 4 (7.14%) SAP Functional Consultant
11 4 (7.14%) SAP Manager
12 3 (5.36%) SAP Data Manager
12 3 (5.36%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
12 3 (5.36%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) BAPI
2 5 (8.93%) SAP ALE
3 3 (5.36%) SAP Smart Forms
4 2 (3.57%) EDI
4 2 (3.57%) Web Services
4 2 (3.57%) SAP PI
5 1 (1.79%) .NET
5 1 (1.79%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (1.79%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) FMCG
2 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.79%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.79%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.79%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (76.79%) Migration
2 41 (73.21%) Data Migration
3 13 (23.21%) ETL
4 7 (12.50%) ERP
5 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (10.71%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (8.93%) Logistics
7 4 (7.14%) Validation
7 4 (7.14%) CRM
7 4 (7.14%) Line Management
8 3 (5.36%) Procure-to-pay
8 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.36%) Data Mapping
8 3 (5.36%) Data Management
8 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.57%) Workflow
9 2 (3.57%) Project Management
9 2 (3.57%) Data Validation
9 2 (3.57%) Cash Management
10 1 (1.79%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.71%) ABAP
2 6 (10.71%) SQL
3 4 (7.14%) SAPscript
4 1 (1.79%) C
4 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 4 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (7.14%) JD Edwards
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe
4 1 (1.79%) HP
4 1 (1.79%) Northgate
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