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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LSMW over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
Rank 248 239 249
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Contract jobs citing LSMW 4 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.043% 0.058% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.39% 0.56% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £436 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
1020 898 1045
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.04% 10.33% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 555 501
Average daily rate £375 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 48
Average hourly rate £36.57 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.48% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.65 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

LSMW
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LSMW across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LSMW within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
Berkshire - 3 - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
LSMW
England

LSMW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 8 (88.89%) SAP
1 8 (88.89%) Migration
1 8 (88.89%) Data Migration
2 5 (55.56%) ETL
3 3 (33.33%) Data Conversion
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) SAP SCM
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Validation
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) ABAP
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) Informatica
3 3 (33.33%) SAP SD
4 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (22.22%) Data Mapping
5 1 (11.11%) SAP ERP
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) SAP CRM
5 1 (11.11%) BAPI
5 1 (11.11%) Legal
5 1 (11.11%) AS400
5 1 (11.11%) Billing
5 1 (11.11%) DataStage
5 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
5 1 (11.11%) SAP MM

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (33.33%) SAP SD
1 3 (33.33%) SAP SCM
2 1 (11.11%) SAP ERP
2 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
2 1 (11.11%) SAP MM
2 1 (11.11%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) DataStage
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Migration Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Data Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) SAP Data Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Data Migration Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Data Migration Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Data Manager
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) SAP Data Migration Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP SD Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Conversion
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Migration
1 8 (88.89%) Data Migration
2 5 (55.56%) ETL
3 3 (33.33%) Validation
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (22.22%) Data Mapping
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
1 3 (33.33%) ABAP
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GxP
1 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (11.11%) IBM