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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
Rank 428 438 405
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -33
Contract jobs citing LSMW 2 8 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.034% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.049% 0.22% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 18
Median daily rate - £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £460 £455
% change year-on-year
-4.89% +1.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £54.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £5.00 - -
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
4116 3671 3639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.04% 15.76% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2947 2664 2716
Median daily rate £463 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £357
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 14
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 £25.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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
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 30 September 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 21 (100.00%) SAP
2 18 (85.71%) Migration
3 17 (80.95%) Data Migration
4 14 (66.67%) SAP Data Services
5 9 (42.86%) ETL
6 7 (33.33%) ABAP
6 7 (33.33%) ERP
7 6 (28.57%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) Project Management
8 5 (23.81%) Quality Management
8 5 (23.81%) Data Quality
9 4 (19.05%) Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (19.05%) Data Cleansing
9 4 (19.05%) Validation
9 4 (19.05%) MS Project
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 4 (19.05%) Order to Cash
9 4 (19.05%) Record to Report
9 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (14.29%) HP
10 3 (14.29%) EDI
10 3 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (14.29%) Finance
10 3 (14.29%) SAP MM
10 3 (14.29%) BAPI
10 3 (14.29%) Data Management
10 3 (14.29%) Document Management
10 3 (14.29%) Logistics
11 2 (9.52%) QA
11 2 (9.52%) SAP Smart Forms

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 4 (19.05%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) SAP MM
2 1 (4.76%) SAP CRM
2 1 (4.76%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Consultant
1 9 (42.86%) Data Migration Lead
1 9 (42.86%) SAP Data Migration Lead
2 8 (38.10%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Data Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) SAP Data Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) SAP MM Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Data Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Data Migration Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Data Migration Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Migration Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Migration Manager
4 2 (9.52%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) SAP Data Migration Manager
4 2 (9.52%) SAP Manager
4 2 (9.52%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) BAPI
1 3 (14.29%) EDI
2 2 (9.52%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (4.76%) SAP Core Interface
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Extraction
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Data Conversion
2 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Migration
2 17 (80.95%) Data Migration
3 9 (42.86%) ETL
4 7 (33.33%) ERP
5 5 (23.81%) Project Management
5 5 (23.81%) Quality Management
6 4 (19.05%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (19.05%) Order to Cash
6 4 (19.05%) Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (19.05%) Record to Report
6 4 (19.05%) Validation
7 3 (14.29%) Data Management
7 3 (14.29%) Document Management
7 3 (14.29%) Logistics
8 2 (9.52%) Change Management
8 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.76%) Content Management
9 1 (4.76%) CRM
9 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) ABAP
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) SAPscript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) Data Quality
2 2 (9.52%) QA
3 1 (4.76%) GCP
3 1 (4.76%) GLP
3 1 (4.76%) GMP
3 1 (4.76%) GxP
3 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) CODA