The table below looks at the statistics for LSMW skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LSMW over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
Rank 236 - 260
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LSMW 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.078% - 0.010%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.52% - 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £419 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £438 £438
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £5.00 - -
LSMW
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1144 1347 1164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.78% 14.24% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 668 807 686
Median daily rate £420 £385 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 45 32
Median hourly rate £41.00 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £22.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

LSMW
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing LSMW as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

LSMW Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

LSMW
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

LSMW Daily Rate Trend in the South East

LSMW
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LSMW within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 2 £413 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £425 -
LSMW
England

LSMW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LSMW also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for LSMW.

1 25 (100.00%) SAP
1 25 (100.00%) Migration
2 17 (68.00%) Data Migration
3 14 (56.00%) ETL
4 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (52.00%) SAP Data Services
5 11 (44.00%) Data Conversion
5 11 (44.00%) Data Extraction
5 11 (44.00%) SQL
5 11 (44.00%) Validation
6 10 (40.00%) Data Cleansing
6 10 (40.00%) Data Quality
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (28.00%) BAPI
7 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
8 6 (24.00%) SAP FI
8 6 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (20.00%) Data Mapping
9 5 (20.00%) GxP
10 4 (16.00%) CRM
10 4 (16.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (16.00%) GIS
10 4 (16.00%) Finance
10 4 (16.00%) SAP PM
10 4 (16.00%) SCADA
10 4 (16.00%) SAP IS-U
11 3 (12.00%) SAP CS
11 3 (12.00%) SAP HCM
11 3 (12.00%) AS400
11 3 (12.00%) MS Excel

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (24.00%) SAP FI
2 4 (16.00%) SAP IS-U
2 4 (16.00%) SAP PM
3 3 (12.00%) SAP APO
3 3 (12.00%) SAP CS
3 3 (12.00%) SAP HCM
4 2 (8.00%) SAP HR
4 2 (8.00%) SAP SD
5 1 (4.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (4.00%) SAP BPC
5 1 (4.00%) SAP ERP
5 1 (4.00%) SAP MDM
5 1 (4.00%) SAP MM
5 1 (4.00%) SAP PP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SAP Data Services
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) GIS
4 1 (4.00%) SAP BW
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Consultant
1 16 (64.00%) SAP Consultant
2 11 (44.00%) Data Consultant
2 11 (44.00%) SAP Data Consultant
3 7 (28.00%) Data Migration Consultant
3 7 (28.00%) Migration Consultant
3 7 (28.00%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
3 7 (28.00%) SAP Migration Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) SAP HCM Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Data Migration Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) HR Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Migration Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) SAP HR Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) SAP MM Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) SAP PP Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Developer
6 1 (4.00%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Data Conversion
1 11 (44.00%) Data Extraction
2 4 (16.00%) SCADA
3 3 (12.00%) AS400
3 3 (12.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Migration
2 17 (68.00%) Data Migration
3 14 (56.00%) ETL
4 11 (44.00%) Validation
5 10 (40.00%) Data Cleansing
6 6 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Data Mapping
8 4 (16.00%) CRM
9 2 (8.00%) ERP
9 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
10 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
10 1 (4.00%) Logistics
10 1 (4.00%) Quality Management
10 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
10 1 (4.00%) Risk Assessment
10 1 (4.00%) SAP Implementation
10 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (4.00%) System Testing
10 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) Data Quality
2 5 (20.00%) GxP
3 4 (16.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.00%) Ariba
2 1 (4.00%) OpenText
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle