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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
Rank 240 - 244
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LSMW 18 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% - 0.044%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.32% - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 1
Median daily rate £420 - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £463 £538
% change year-on-year
-6.21% -13.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
1367 1231 990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.49% 12.88% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 850 767 542
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 23 31
Median hourly rate £45.00 £38.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% -14.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £13.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.88 £47.50 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LSMW across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

LSMW Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 July 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
Berkshire - 10 £438 -
Surrey - 5 £400 -
East Sussex - 1 £325 -
West Sussex - 1 £345 -
LSMW
England

LSMW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 21 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (80.95%) Migration
3 12 (57.14%) Data Migration
4 11 (52.38%) ETL
5 10 (47.62%) SQL
5 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
6 9 (42.86%) Data Conversion
7 8 (38.10%) Data Extraction
7 8 (38.10%) SAP Data Services
7 8 (38.10%) Validation
8 7 (33.33%) BAPI
8 7 (33.33%) Data Quality
9 6 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
10 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
10 5 (23.81%) Finance
10 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (19.05%) Data Mapping
11 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (19.05%) Logistics
11 4 (19.05%) GxP
11 4 (19.05%) SAP FI
12 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
12 3 (14.29%) SAP SD
12 3 (14.29%) SAP APO
12 3 (14.29%) ERP
12 3 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (14.29%) AS400
12 3 (14.29%) Data Structures
13 2 (9.52%) SAP PM
13 2 (9.52%) SAP ERP

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 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) SAP FI
2 3 (14.29%) SAP APO
2 3 (14.29%) SAP SD
3 2 (9.52%) SAP ERP
3 2 (9.52%) SAP HCM
3 2 (9.52%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (9.52%) SAP MM
3 2 (9.52%) SAP PM
4 1 (4.76%) SAP CS
4 1 (4.76%) SAP HR
4 1 (4.76%) SAP MDM
4 1 (4.76%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (4.76%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) SAP Data Services
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) GIS
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Consultant
1 9 (42.86%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (38.10%) Data Consultant
2 8 (38.10%) SAP Data Consultant
3 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Data Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Data Migration Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Migration Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Data Migration Consultant
4 5 (23.81%) Migration Consultant
4 5 (23.81%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
4 5 (23.81%) SAP Migration Consultant
5 4 (19.05%) SAP Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) ETL Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) HR Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) SAP MDM Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Talend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) BAPI
2 1 (4.76%) SAP XI
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Data Conversion
2 8 (38.10%) Data Extraction
3 3 (14.29%) AS400
3 3 (14.29%) Data Structures
4 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
4 2 (9.52%) SCADA
5 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.76%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Migration
2 12 (57.14%) Data Migration
3 11 (52.38%) ETL
4 8 (38.10%) Validation
5 6 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (19.05%) Data Mapping
6 4 (19.05%) Logistics
6 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (14.29%) ERP
8 2 (9.52%) CRM
9 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
9 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
9 1 (4.76%) Data Management
9 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (4.76%) ITIL
9 1 (4.76%) Master Data Management
9 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
9 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
9 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.52%) ABAP
4 1 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 4 (19.05%) GxP
3 3 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) Informatica
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Talend
2 1 (4.76%) TIBCO