The table below looks at the statistics for LSMW skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LSMW over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
Rank 129 - 145
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LSMW 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% - 0.031%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.05% - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £338 - £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £450 £451
% change year-on-year
-6.11% -0.11%
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
381 449 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.01% 14.35% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 269 275
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £303 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £478 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 39 29
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £32.00 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.29 £37.02 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.23% -4.46%

LSMW
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

LSMW
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

LSMW Daily Rate Trend in the South West

LSMW
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Bristol - 2 £338 -
Somerset - 1 - -
LSMW
England

LSMW
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 West region with a requirement for LSMW.

1 5 (83.33%) SAP
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
1 5 (83.33%) Data Migration
2 4 (66.67%) CRM
2 4 (66.67%) BAPI
3 3 (50.00%) ABAP
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Data Conversion
4 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) SQL

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) ABAP Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) CRM Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) CRM Specialist
1 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Migration Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Migration Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) SAP MM Specialist
1 1 (16.67%) SAP SD Specialist
1 1 (16.67%) SAP SD/MM Specialist
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Data Migration
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) ABAP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) SAP