The first table below looks at the demand for LSMW skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LSMW over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Manchester region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
Rank 79 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LSMW 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.14% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.43% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
133 99 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.39% 10.15% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 49 74
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £254 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 8
Average hourly rate £37.49 £112.50 £29.54
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.67% +280.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £112.50 £17.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £87.50 £174.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +8.00%
LSMW
North West

LSMW
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

LSMW Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

LSMW
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

LSMW Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

LSMW
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (100.00%) SAP
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
1 6 (100.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (66.67%) ABAP
2 4 (66.67%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (66.67%) CRM
2 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (66.67%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) SAP IS-U
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Consultant
1 6 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) CRM Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) SAP Data Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Data Migration Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Data Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Migration Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) SAP CRM Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP P2P Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
1 6 (100.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (66.67%) CRM
2 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) ABAP
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP