Period
to 19 November 2018

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 19 November 2018 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 367 341 338
Rank change year-on-year -26 -3 -
Contract jobs citing LSMW 16 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.097% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.50% 0.72% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 19
South East median daily rate £447 £500 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.70% +15.27% -
10th Percentile £386 £442 £369
90th Percentile £616 £518 £469
England median daily rate £451 £500 £441
% change year-on-year -9.90% +13.44% -2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
South East median hourly rate £81.50 £58.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.52% - -
England median hourly rate £81.50 £58.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year +40.52% +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 3,231 2,937 2,504
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.54% 17.70% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,989 1,789 1,532
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £315 £310 £293
90th Percentile £575 £573 £530
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 94 77
South East median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +9.76% -3.53%
10th Percentile £27.10 £26.00 £32.50
90th Percentile £59.88 £52.50 £59.31
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LSMW in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 November 2018. 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 +6 7 £475 -5.00% 2
Hampshire -14 6 £447 - 5
Berkshire -19 6 - -
Surrey -17 3 £390 -
Buckinghamshire +25 1 £475 -5.00% 2
LSMW
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing LSMW also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for LSMW.

1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (75.00%) Migration
2 12 (75.00%) Data Migration
3 10 (62.50%) ETL
4 9 (56.25%) SAP Data Services
5 7 (43.75%) Data Cleansing
6 6 (37.50%) Validation
6 6 (37.50%) BAPI
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 5 (31.25%) ERP
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) Finance
7 5 (31.25%) Data Management
7 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis
7 5 (31.25%) Logistics
7 5 (31.25%) SAP S/4HANA
8 4 (25.00%) Cutover Planning
8 4 (25.00%) Runbook
8 4 (25.00%) SAP ERP
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (18.75%) SAP SD
9 3 (18.75%) Middleware
9 3 (18.75%) SAP MM
9 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (18.75%) Planning and Forecasting
9 3 (18.75%) IDoc
9 3 (18.75%) Demand Management
10 2 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
10 2 (12.50%) Data Governance

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:

Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (25.00%) SAP ERP
3 3 (18.75%) SAP MM
3 3 (18.75%) SAP SD
4 2 (12.50%) SAP MDG
4 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (6.25%) SAP HR
5 1 (6.25%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Leonardo
1 1 (6.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SAP Data Services
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (12.50%) MS Access
4 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
4 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Data Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Data Migration Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Migration Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Data Migration Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Migration Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) SAP Data Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) SAP Migration Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) ABAP Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SAP Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SAP MM Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) SAP PP Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) BAPI
2 3 (18.75%) IDoc
2 3 (18.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
1 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Data Migration
1 12 (75.00%) Migration
2 10 (62.50%) ETL
3 7 (43.75%) Data Cleansing
4 6 (37.50%) Validation
5 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis
5 5 (31.25%) Data Management
5 5 (31.25%) ERP
5 5 (31.25%) Logistics
6 4 (25.00%) Cutover Planning
6 4 (25.00%) Runbook
7 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (18.75%) Demand Management
7 3 (18.75%) Planning and Forecasting
8 2 (12.50%) Data Conversion
8 2 (12.50%) Data Governance
8 2 (12.50%) Data Validation
8 2 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (12.50%) Project Management
9 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Ariba
3 1 (6.25%) Concur
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle