The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Transition Manager
Rank 128 - 133
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Service Transition Manager 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.037% - 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% - 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £356 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.41% +9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2451 2272 2826
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.98% 91.43% 91.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1268 894 1011
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £210 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 148 102
Average hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.85 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Service Transition Manager
South East

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
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 24 April 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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Average Daily Rate
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Service Transition Manager
South East

Service Transition Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Transition Management
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Release Management
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Sun
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) HPUX
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System

Service Transition Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) HPUX
1 2 (33.33%) Solaris
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (50.00%) Transition Management
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Release Management
5 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (16.67%) Logistics
5 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Sun
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) HP