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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
Rank 422 424 392
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -32
Contract jobs citing LSMW 19 9 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.088% 0.038% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.51% 0.27% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 16
Median daily rate £600 £513 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.07% +10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £380 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £700 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 - £538
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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
3736 3335 3233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.38% 14.23% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2794 2405 2327
Median daily rate £450 £428 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £316 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 15
Median hourly rate £43.75 £32.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -19.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £22.18 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £104.35 £45.00 £48.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+9.47% -0.92%

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 1 July 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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LSMW within the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentford +2 2 - -
LSMW
England

LSMW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 22 (84.62%) Migration
3 21 (80.77%) Data Migration
4 16 (61.54%) SAP Data Services
5 12 (46.15%) ETL
6 10 (38.46%) ABAP
7 9 (34.62%) ERP
8 7 (26.92%) SQL
9 6 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (19.23%) Data Quality
10 5 (19.23%) MS Project
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
10 5 (19.23%) HP
10 5 (19.23%) Quality Management
10 5 (19.23%) BAPI
10 5 (19.23%) Document Management
10 5 (19.23%) Data Cleansing
11 4 (15.38%) Data Management
11 4 (15.38%) Project Management
11 4 (15.38%) Validation
11 4 (15.38%) Procure-to-Pay
11 4 (15.38%) Order to Cash
11 4 (15.38%) Record to Report
12 3 (11.54%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (11.54%) SAPscript
12 3 (11.54%) SAP MM
12 3 (11.54%) EDI
12 3 (11.54%) Logistics
12 3 (11.54%) 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 5 (19.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) SAP MM
2 1 (3.85%) Maximo
2 1 (3.85%) SAP CRM
2 1 (3.85%) SAP HCM
2 1 (3.85%) SAP MDM
2 1 (3.85%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (3.85%) SAP PM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (11.54%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Legal
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Consultant
1 12 (46.15%) SAP Consultant
2 9 (34.62%) Data Migration Lead
2 9 (34.62%) SAP Data Migration Lead
3 5 (19.23%) Migration Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) SAP Migration Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Data Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Data Migration Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) SAP Data Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Functional Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) SAP MM Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Data Manager
6 2 (7.69%) ETL Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) SAP Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) BAPI
2 3 (11.54%) EDI
2 3 (11.54%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (3.85%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.69%) Data Extraction
1 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.85%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Migration
2 21 (80.77%) Data Migration
3 12 (46.15%) ETL
4 9 (34.62%) ERP
5 5 (19.23%) Data Cleansing
5 5 (19.23%) Document Management
5 5 (19.23%) Quality Management
6 4 (15.38%) Data Management
6 4 (15.38%) Order to Cash
6 4 (15.38%) Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (15.38%) Project Management
6 4 (15.38%) Record to Report
6 4 (15.38%) Validation
7 3 (11.54%) Logistics
8 2 (7.69%) Change Management
8 2 (7.69%) Data Mapping
8 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Scrum
9 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) ABAP
2 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) SAPscript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (19.23%) HP
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) CODA
4 1 (3.85%) Informatica