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 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 398 379 364
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -15
Contract jobs citing LSMW 11 45 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.19% 0.079%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.32% 1.49% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 29 5
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£500 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £399 £422
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £555 £540
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 London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3412 3030 2844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.80% 12.49% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2668 2222 2033
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 21
Average hourly rate £55.00 £44.75 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.90% +5.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £22.05 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.50 £52.50 £50.00
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 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
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 19 December 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 41 (100.00%) SAP
2 40 (97.56%) Migration
2 40 (97.56%) Data Migration
3 19 (46.34%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (34.15%) Data Governance
4 14 (34.15%) SAP Data Services
5 11 (26.83%) Data Structures
5 11 (26.83%) ERP
5 11 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (19.51%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (19.51%) Business Objects
7 6 (14.63%) ETL
8 5 (12.20%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (12.20%) SQL
8 5 (12.20%) Validation
9 4 (9.76%) ABAP
9 4 (9.76%) MS Project
9 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
9 4 (9.76%) HP
9 4 (9.76%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (9.76%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
9 4 (9.76%) Data Mapping
10 3 (7.32%) Data Management
10 3 (7.32%) SAP SD
10 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
11 2 (4.88%) SAP FI
11 2 (4.88%) CRM
11 2 (4.88%) SAP CO

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (9.76%) MS Project
2 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) SAP SD
2 2 (4.88%) SAP FI
2 2 (4.88%) SAP CO
2 2 (4.88%) SAP CRM
2 2 (4.88%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (4.88%) SAP PM
3 1 (2.44%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) SAP Data Services
2 8 (19.51%) BusinessObjects
General
1 5 (12.20%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) Consultant
1 26 (63.41%) SAP Consultant
2 19 (46.34%) Data Consultant
2 19 (46.34%) SAP Data Consultant
3 17 (41.46%) Data Migration Consultant
3 17 (41.46%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
3 17 (41.46%) Migration Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Data Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) SAP Data Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Data Quality Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) SAP MDM Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Data Quality Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (46.34%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (26.83%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.44%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.44%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (97.56%) Migration
1 40 (97.56%) Data Migration
2 14 (34.15%) Data Governance
3 11 (26.83%) ERP
3 11 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (14.63%) ETL
5 5 (12.20%) Validation
6 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (9.76%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
6 4 (9.76%) Data Mapping
7 3 (7.32%) Data Management
7 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.88%) CRM
8 2 (4.88%) Data Validation
9 1 (2.44%) SAP Implementation
9 1 (2.44%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (19.51%) Business Objects
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.76%) HP
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