The table below looks at the statistics for LSMW skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LSMW over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
UK
Rank 584 613 575
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -38
Contract jobs citing LSMW 13 16 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.031% 0.069%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 0.21% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 19
Median daily rate £475 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £506 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £420 £450
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -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 across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7645 7575 7063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.08% 14.58% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5138 4996 4676
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 202 133
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.70 £29.51 £28.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.78 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

LSMW
Jobs Demand Trend

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

LSMW Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LSMW
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LSMW within the UK.

LSMW Daily Rate Trend in the UK

LSMW
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LSMW within the UK.

LSMW Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

LSMW
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LSMW within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +27 13 £475 +5.55% 5
South West +10 5 £468 +3.88%
Bristol - 3 £475 -
London +12 2 £425 -5.55% 2
South East +12 1 £475 +13.09%
West Midlands - 1 £475 -
Birmingham - 1 £475 -
North East - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £475 -
Stansted - 1 £475 -

LSMW
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for LSMW.

1 55 (100.00%) SAP
2 43 (78.18%) Migration
3 41 (74.55%) Data Migration
4 21 (38.18%) SAP HR
5 20 (36.36%) Finance
6 18 (32.73%) Data Cleansing
7 15 (27.27%) BAPI
8 14 (25.45%) ERP
8 14 (25.45%) XML
9 13 (23.64%) ABAP
9 13 (23.64%) Security Cleared
10 12 (21.82%) SC Cleared
10 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (20.00%) SAP HCM
12 9 (16.36%) Data Mapping
13 7 (12.73%) Data Structures
13 7 (12.73%) Data Transformation
14 6 (10.91%) Validation
14 6 (10.91%) SAP Data Services
14 6 (10.91%) Data Validation
15 5 (9.09%) Manufacturing
15 5 (9.09%) Web Dynpro
15 5 (9.09%) SAP FI
15 5 (9.09%) SAP MDG
16 4 (7.27%) ETL
16 4 (7.27%) SAP FI/CO
16 4 (7.27%) Workflow
16 4 (7.27%) SAP CO
16 4 (7.27%) Data Governance
16 4 (7.27%) Integration Testing

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (38.18%) SAP HR
2 11 (20.00%) SAP HCM
3 5 (9.09%) SAP FI
3 5 (9.09%) SAP MDG
4 4 (7.27%) SAP CO
4 4 (7.27%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (3.64%) SAP ERP
5 2 (3.64%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (1.82%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 1 (1.82%) SAP BPC
6 1 (1.82%) SAP CRM
6 1 (1.82%) SAP FI-AP
6 1 (1.82%) SAP GRC
6 1 (1.82%) SAP MM
6 1 (1.82%) SAP PP
6 1 (1.82%) SAP QM
6 1 (1.82%) SAP SD
6 1 (1.82%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (1.82%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) eCATT
General
1 20 (36.36%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (45.45%) Consultant
2 23 (41.82%) SAP Consultant
3 10 (18.18%) Data Migration Specialist
3 10 (18.18%) Migration Specialist
4 8 (14.55%) HR Specialist
5 7 (12.73%) Data Manager
6 6 (10.91%) Data Consultant
6 6 (10.91%) Data Migration Consultant
6 6 (10.91%) Migration Consultant
7 5 (9.09%) Analyst
7 5 (9.09%) Data Migration Manager
7 5 (9.09%) Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Migration Manager
7 5 (9.09%) SAP Data Consultant
7 5 (9.09%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
7 5 (9.09%) SAP Data Migration Specialist
7 5 (9.09%) SAP Developer
7 5 (9.09%) SAP HCM Consultant
7 5 (9.09%) SAP HR Consultant
7 5 (9.09%) SAP Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.27%) BAPI
2 14 (25.45%) XML
3 5 (9.09%) Web Dynpro
4 3 (5.45%) SAP ALE
4 3 (5.45%) SAP Business Workflow
5 1 (1.82%) EDI
5 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.73%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.82%) FMCG
3 1 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.82%) LIMS
3 1 (1.82%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (78.18%) Migration
2 41 (74.55%) Data Migration
3 18 (32.73%) Data Cleansing
4 14 (25.45%) ERP
5 9 (16.36%) Data Mapping
6 7 (12.73%) Data Transformation
7 6 (10.91%) Data Validation
7 6 (10.91%) Validation
8 4 (7.27%) Data Governance
8 4 (7.27%) ETL
8 4 (7.27%) Integration Testing
8 4 (7.27%) Workflow
9 3 (5.45%) Performance Management
9 3 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (3.64%) CRM
10 2 (3.64%) Logistics
10 2 (3.64%) SAP Implementation
11 1 (1.82%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.82%) Change Management
11 1 (1.82%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) ABAP
2 1 (1.82%) Java
2 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) Security Cleared
2 12 (21.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.82%) QA
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (5.45%) Northgate
2 3 (5.45%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (3.64%) Ariba
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) Concur
4 1 (1.82%) OpenText
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