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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
England / South East
Rank 226 240 268
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +28
Contract jobs citing LSMW 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.013% 0.069% 0.010%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.092% 0.50% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £475 £420 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £420 £450
% change year-on-year
+30.95% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1087 1191 1234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.55% 13.72% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 746 688
Median daily rate £425 £375 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 52 40
Median hourly rate £43.00 £47.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.47% +31.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £39.00 £21.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +15.38%

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 19 February 2017. 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 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
Kent - 1 £475 -
LSMW
England

LSMW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 8 (100.00%) SAP
1 8 (100.00%) Migration
2 7 (87.50%) Data Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) SAP HCM
3 3 (37.50%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) SAP HR
5 1 (12.50%) SAP SD
5 1 (12.50%) SAP PP
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Ariba
5 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
5 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) OpenText
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (12.50%) SAP BPC
5 1 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) System Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Logistics
5 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (12.50%) OpenText VIM for SAP

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SAP HCM
2 2 (25.00%) SAP HR
3 1 (12.50%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (12.50%) SAP BPC
3 1 (12.50%) SAP PP
3 1 (12.50%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) SAP HCM Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) HR Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) SAP HR Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Architect
4 1 (12.50%) SAP MM Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP PP Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Migration
2 7 (87.50%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Ariba
3 1 (12.50%) OpenText