Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for LSMW skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LSMW over the 6 months to 20 November 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.

SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 351 350 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - +382
Contract jobs citing LSMW 21 28 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.17% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.70% 1.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 0
South East median daily rate £500 £434 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.27% - -
England median daily rate £500 £441 £450
% change year-on-year +13.44% -2.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £58.00 - -
England median hourly rate £58.00 £29.50 -
% change year-on-year +96.61% - -

LSMW is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2990 2501 2586
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.88% 15.16% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1823 1531 1576
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £310 £293 £263
90th Percentile £572 £525 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 77 68
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26.00 £32.50 £25.99
90th Percentile £52.50 £59.31 £50.38
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

LSMW
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing LSMW as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for LSMW in the South East

LSMW
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LSMW 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley -9 18 £500 +14.29%
Berkshire 0 13 £460 +5.02%
Buckinghamshire -24 5 £500 +21.21%
Surrey -18 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
LSMW
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 21 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (66.67%) Data Cleansing
3 13 (61.90%) Data Migration
3 13 (61.90%) Validation
3 13 (61.90%) Migration
4 12 (57.14%) ERP
5 11 (52.38%) ETL
6 10 (47.62%) SQL
6 10 (47.62%) SAP MM
7 9 (42.86%) SAP ERP
7 9 (42.86%) Data Mapping
7 9 (42.86%) SAP Data Services
8 7 (33.33%) Logistics
8 7 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (28.57%) SAP APO
9 6 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
9 6 (28.57%) ABAP
9 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 6 (28.57%) GxP
9 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
9 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (28.57%) Data Conversion
9 6 (28.57%) Data Extraction
9 6 (28.57%) Data Quality
9 6 (28.57%) Analytics
10 5 (23.81%) Data Structures
10 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
10 5 (23.81%) Data Management

LSMW
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 10 (47.62%) SAP MM
2 9 (42.86%) SAP ERP
3 6 (28.57%) SAP APO
4 5 (23.81%) SAP SD
5 4 (19.05%) SAP MDG
5 4 (19.05%) SAP MDM
5 4 (19.05%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (4.76%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SAP Data Services
2 7 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) SAP BW
5 1 (4.76%) SAP HANA
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
1 5 (23.81%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (14.29%) Billing
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Consultant
1 9 (42.86%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Data Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Data Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Data Migration Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Migration Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) SAP Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) SAP Data Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) SAP Data Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) SAP Migration Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) SAP SD Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Functional Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) SAP Functional Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Data Migration Lead
4 2 (9.52%) SAP Data Migration Lead
4 2 (9.52%) SAP Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Migration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) AS400
1 5 (23.81%) Data Structures
2 4 (19.05%) Virtual Team
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) FMCG
4 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Data Cleansing
2 13 (61.90%) Data Migration
2 13 (61.90%) Migration
2 13 (61.90%) Validation
3 12 (57.14%) ERP
4 11 (52.38%) ETL
5 9 (42.86%) Data Mapping
6 7 (33.33%) Logistics
7 6 (28.57%) Analytics
7 6 (28.57%) Data Conversion
7 6 (28.57%) Data Extraction
7 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
7 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
8 5 (23.81%) Data Management
9 4 (19.05%) Cutover Planning
9 4 (19.05%) Data Governance
9 4 (19.05%) Runbook
9 4 (19.05%) SAP Implementation
10 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) ABAP
2 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) Data Quality
1 6 (28.57%) GxP
1 6 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) Concur
2 1 (4.76%) Fujitsu