The table below looks at the statistics for LSMW skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LSMW over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
Rank - 130 -
Contract jobs citing LSMW 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.067% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +2.79%
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 Scotland region.

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
393 318 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.14% 10.63% 11.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 187 169
Average daily rate £340 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Average hourly rate £26.25 £30.75 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% -3.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £30.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.10 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%

LSMW
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

LSMW Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

LSMW
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

LSMW Daily Rate Trend in Scotland