The table below looks at the statistics for LSMW skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LSMW over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
Rank 198 202 199
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing LSMW 2 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.035% 0.088% 0.016%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.26% 0.79% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £470 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £46.23 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
776 761 721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.75% 11.19% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 573 551
Average daily rate £435 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £49.02
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

LSMW
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LSMW across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

LSMW Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

LSMW
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

LSMW Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

LSMW
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing LSMW also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LSMW.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) SAP SD
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) ABAP
4 1 (25.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (25.00%) BAPI

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing LSMW also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LSMW. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Data Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Migration Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Data Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) SAP SD Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAP SD Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Business Objects