The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Transition Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Transition Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Transition Manager
Rank 102 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Contract jobs requiring a Service Transition Manager 17 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.66% 0.040% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.045% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £391
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £52.50 -
Service Transition Manager
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2284 2243 2205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.01% 89.65% 91.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1247 1081 958
Average daily rate £385 £370 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 56 82
Average hourly rate £19.75 £17.07 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.70% -2.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £21.10 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Service Transition Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Transition Manager in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Service Transition Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Service Transition Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Service Transition Manager across the Berkshire region.

Service Transition Manager Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Service Transition Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Transition Manager across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Service Transition Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Service Transition Manager
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Transition Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 2 £475 +11.76% 1
Bracknell - 1 £322 -
Maidenhead - 1 £350 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Service Transition Manager
South East

Service Transition Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Service Transition Manager in their job title 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 with Service Transition Manager in their job title.

1 25 (75.76%) ITIL
2 16 (48.48%) Telecoms
3 13 (39.39%) Project Management
4 11 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 10 (30.30%) Service Management
6 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
6 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
6 8 (24.24%) Retail
7 6 (18.18%) Degree
7 6 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
7 6 (18.18%) Back Office
8 5 (15.15%) QA
8 5 (15.15%) Release Management
9 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (9.09%) Internet
10 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (9.09%) Change Management
10 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
11 2 (6.06%) Transition Management
11 2 (6.06%) Network Architecture
11 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
11 2 (6.06%) Change Control
11 2 (6.06%) Business Development
11 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (6.06%) Risk Assessment
11 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
11 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
11 2 (6.06%) C
11 2 (6.06%) PMP

Service Transition Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Service Transition Manager in their job title 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 with Service Transition Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Internet
General
1 16 (48.48%) Telecoms
2 8 (24.24%) Retail
3 6 (18.18%) Back Office
4 1 (3.03%) Electronics
4 1 (3.03%) Finance
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (3.03%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) ITIL
2 13 (39.39%) Project Management
3 11 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 10 (30.30%) Service Management
5 5 (15.15%) Release Management
6 3 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.09%) Change Management
7 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.06%) PRINCE
7 2 (6.06%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.06%) Change Control
7 2 (6.06%) Transition Management
7 2 (6.06%) Business Development
7 2 (6.06%) Network Architecture
7 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.03%) Network Management
8 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (6.06%) PMP
4 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) SAP