The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for LSMW skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LSMW over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAP Legacy System Migration Workbench (LSMW)
England / London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 398 427 398
Rank change year-on-year +29 -29  
Contract jobs citing LSMW 2 7 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.010% 0.031% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.056% 0.20% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 17
Median daily rate £375 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £500 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £500 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £420 £450
% change year-on-year +13.09% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

LSMW is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3601 3572 3059
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 18.27% 15.83% 14.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2641 2622 2170
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +19.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £39.70 £20.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £153.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

LSMW
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing LSMW as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for LSMW in London

LSMW
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing LSMW in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for LSMW in London

LSMW
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing LSMW in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for LSMW in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) SAP CRM
3 2 (33.33%) ABAP
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (33.33%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (16.67%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
4 1 (16.67%) SAP PI
4 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
4 1 (16.67%) SAP HCM
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (16.67%) SAP HR
4 1 (16.67%) SAP SD
4 1 (16.67%) SAP MM
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis

LSMW
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SAP CRM
2 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
2 1 (16.67%) SAP HCM
2 1 (16.67%) SAP HR
2 1 (16.67%) SAP MM
2 1 (16.67%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) CRM Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Data Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Management Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Portals Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis
1 1 (16.67%) SAP PI
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
3 1 (16.67%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) ABAP
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
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