The table below looks at the statistics for LSMW skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LSMW over the 3 months to 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
Rank 392 390 388
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing LSMW 23 29 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.12% 0.095%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.64% 0.89% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 3
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£480 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
3606 3243 2780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.60% 13.00% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2698 2350 1906
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 14
Average hourly rate £65.00 £45.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +21.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £22.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.29 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.17% +3.67%

LSMW
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LSMW across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 October 2014.

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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LSMW within the London region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +22 3 £375 -24.24% 1
LSMW
England

LSMW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 60 (100.00%) SAP
2 53 (88.33%) Migration
2 53 (88.33%) Data Migration
3 29 (48.33%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (31.67%) Data Governance
5 18 (30.00%) Data Structures
5 18 (30.00%) SAP Data Services
5 18 (30.00%) ERP
6 16 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
7 10 (16.67%) Business Objects
8 8 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (11.67%) Finance
10 6 (10.00%) ETL
10 6 (10.00%) Data Mapping
11 5 (8.33%) SQL
11 5 (8.33%) ABAP
11 5 (8.33%) Data Conversion
12 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
12 4 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
12 4 (6.67%) MS Project
12 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
12 4 (6.67%) HP
12 4 (6.67%) SAP SD
12 4 (6.67%) SAP FI
12 4 (6.67%) Validation
12 4 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 3 (5.00%) Data Reconciliation
13 3 (5.00%) Data Modelling

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Project
2 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) SAP SD
1 4 (6.67%) SAP FI
2 2 (3.33%) SAP CRM
2 2 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (3.33%) SAP CO
2 2 (3.33%) SAP PM
2 2 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.67%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.67%) SAP MDM
3 1 (1.67%) SAP PP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.00%) SAP Data Services
2 10 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 8 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (11.67%) Finance
3 2 (3.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 42 (70.00%) Consultant
1 42 (70.00%) SAP Consultant
2 34 (56.67%) Data Consultant
2 34 (56.67%) SAP Data Consultant
3 27 (45.00%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
3 27 (45.00%) Data Migration Consultant
3 27 (45.00%) Migration Consultant
4 5 (8.33%) Data Conversion Consultant
5 4 (6.67%) SAP Technical Consultant
5 4 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (6.67%) Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) SAP FI Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) SAP Data Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 2 (3.33%) SAP SD Consultant
7 2 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 2 (3.33%) Functional Consultant
8 1 (1.67%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 29 (48.33%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (30.00%) Data Structures
3 5 (8.33%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (88.33%) Migration
1 53 (88.33%) Data Migration
2 19 (31.67%) Data Governance
3 18 (30.00%) ERP
4 16 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (10.00%) ETL
5 6 (10.00%) Data Mapping
6 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 4 (6.67%) Validation
6 4 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (5.00%) Data Reconciliation
7 3 (5.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.00%) Data Management
8 2 (3.33%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.33%) CRM
8 2 (3.33%) Data Validation
9 1 (1.67%) Procure-to-pay
9 1 (1.67%) Business Process Mapping
9 1 (1.67%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.33%) SQL
1 5 (8.33%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (16.67%) Business Objects
3 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.67%) HP
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