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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
Rank 399 409 393
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Contract jobs citing LSMW 30 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.065% 0.058%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.83% 0.48% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 3
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£463 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £350 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £550 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +3.70%
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
3616 3312 2844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.78% 13.39% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2674 2369 1920
Average daily rate £413 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 20
Average hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.10 £22.00 £24.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.67%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 2 £375 -
LSMW
England

LSMW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 62 (100.00%) SAP
2 55 (88.71%) Migration
2 55 (88.71%) Data Migration
3 33 (53.23%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (35.48%) Data Governance
5 21 (33.87%) ERP
6 19 (30.65%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (24.19%) SAP Data Services
8 11 (17.74%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (17.74%) Business Objects
9 7 (11.29%) ABAP
9 7 (11.29%) Finance
10 6 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (8.06%) Data Conversion
12 4 (6.45%) Data Mapping
12 4 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (6.45%) HP
12 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
13 3 (4.84%) Data Reconciliation
13 3 (4.84%) SAP SD
13 3 (4.84%) SAP FI
13 3 (4.84%) SQL
13 3 (4.84%) Data Modelling
13 3 (4.84%) ETL
13 3 (4.84%) BAPI
14 2 (3.23%) SAP PM
14 2 (3.23%) General Ledger
14 2 (3.23%) Business Analysis
14 2 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas

LSMW
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2 (3.23%) MS Project
2 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) SAP SD
1 3 (4.84%) SAP FI
2 2 (3.23%) SAP PM
2 2 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.23%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.61%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.61%) SAP MDM
3 1 (1.61%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.61%) SAP PP
3 1 (1.61%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.19%) SAP Data Services
2 11 (17.74%) BusinessObjects
General
1 7 (11.29%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.23%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 45 (72.58%) Consultant
2 44 (70.97%) SAP Consultant
3 40 (64.52%) Data Consultant
4 39 (62.90%) SAP Data Consultant
5 34 (54.84%) Data Migration Consultant
5 34 (54.84%) Migration Consultant
6 33 (53.23%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
7 7 (11.29%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (9.68%) SAP Technical Consultant
9 5 (8.06%) Data Conversion Consultant
10 4 (6.45%) Analyst
11 3 (4.84%) Data Analyst
11 3 (4.84%) SAP FI Consultant
11 3 (4.84%) SAP Analyst
11 3 (4.84%) SAP Data Analyst
12 2 (3.23%) SAP SD Consultant
13 1 (1.61%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
13 1 (1.61%) Technical Analyst
13 1 (1.61%) Senior Consultant
13 1 (1.61%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 33 (53.23%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.06%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (88.71%) Migration
1 55 (88.71%) Data Migration
2 22 (35.48%) Data Governance
3 21 (33.87%) ERP
4 19 (30.65%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (6.45%) Data Mapping
5 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
6 3 (4.84%) Data Reconciliation
6 3 (4.84%) Data Modelling
6 3 (4.84%) ETL
7 2 (3.23%) CRM
7 2 (3.23%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.61%) Data Management
8 1 (1.61%) Validation
8 1 (1.61%) Procure-to-pay
8 1 (1.61%) Business Process Mapping
8 1 (1.61%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (1.61%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.29%) ABAP
2 3 (4.84%) SQL
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (17.74%) Business Objects
3 4 (6.45%) HP
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
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