The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for LSMW skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LSMW over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 58 - 62
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing LSMW 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.15% - 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.02% - 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £475 - £450
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 - - -

LSMW is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 98 68 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 15.10% 10.54% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 46 38
Median daily rate £440 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.20% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

LSMW
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing LSMW as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for LSMW in Birmingham

LSMW
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LSMW in Birmingham

LSMW
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for LSMW.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP HR
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SAP HCM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SuccessFactors

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (100.00%) SAP HCM
1 1 (100.00%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SuccessFactors
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Data Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Migration Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Data Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Migration Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP