The table below looks at the statistics for LSMW skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LSMW over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
Rank 428 415 414
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs citing LSMW 11 10 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.043% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.27% 0.28% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 17
Median daily rate £625 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £150 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £700 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £470 -
% change year-on-year
-6.91% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £54.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
LSMW
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
4137 3568 3595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.94% 15.34% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3005 2571 2550
Median daily rate £463 £438 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +5.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 17
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.12 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.95% -50.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £22.00 £25.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.00 £78.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

LSMW
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

LSMW Jobs Demand Trend in London

LSMW
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

LSMW Daily Rate Trend in London

LSMW
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LSMW across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

LSMW Daily Rate Histogram in London

LSMW
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

LSMW Hourly Rate Trend in London

LSMW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for LSMW.

1 25 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (88.00%) Migration
3 21 (84.00%) Data Migration
4 18 (72.00%) SAP Data Services
5 12 (48.00%) ETL
6 9 (36.00%) ABAP
6 9 (36.00%) ERP
7 7 (28.00%) SQL
8 6 (24.00%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (24.00%) Data Quality
9 5 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
9 5 (20.00%) Document Management
9 5 (20.00%) MS Project
9 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.00%) HP
9 5 (20.00%) Project Management
9 5 (20.00%) Quality Management
9 5 (20.00%) Validation
10 4 (16.00%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (16.00%) Data Management
10 4 (16.00%) Procure-to-Pay
10 4 (16.00%) Order to Cash
10 4 (16.00%) Record to Report
11 3 (12.00%) Logistics
11 3 (12.00%) BAPI
11 3 (12.00%) SAP MM
11 3 (12.00%) Finance
11 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (12.00%) EDI
12 2 (8.00%) CODA

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 5 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SAP MM
2 1 (4.00%) SAP CRM
2 1 (4.00%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 4 (16.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Legal
3 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Consultant
2 11 (44.00%) SAP Consultant
3 9 (36.00%) Data Migration Lead
3 9 (36.00%) SAP Data Migration Lead
4 4 (16.00%) Data Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) SAP Data Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Data Migration Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Functional Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Migration Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) SAP Migration Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) SAP MM Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) ETL Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Migration Manager
6 2 (8.00%) SAP Data Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) BAPI
1 3 (12.00%) EDI
2 2 (8.00%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.00%) Data Extraction
1 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.00%) Data Conversion
2 1 (4.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Migration
2 21 (84.00%) Data Migration
3 12 (48.00%) ETL
4 9 (36.00%) ERP
5 5 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
5 5 (20.00%) Document Management
5 5 (20.00%) Project Management
5 5 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 5 (20.00%) Validation
6 4 (16.00%) Data Management
6 4 (16.00%) Order to Cash
6 4 (16.00%) Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (16.00%) Record to Report
7 3 (12.00%) Logistics
8 2 (8.00%) Change Management
8 2 (8.00%) Data Mapping
8 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.00%) Content Management
9 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) ABAP
2 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) SAPscript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.00%) QA
3 1 (4.00%) GCP
3 1 (4.00%) GLP
3 1 (4.00%) GMP
3 1 (4.00%) GxP
3 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (20.00%) HP
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) CODA