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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Transition Manager
Rank 108 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs requiring a Service Transition Manager 17 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.65% 0.33% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
2331 2214 2319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.41% 91.22% 91.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1338 1101 1019
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
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 103 69 90
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.07 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.16% +3.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.71 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -9 1 £475 +11.76%
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 28 August 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 21 (77.78%) ITIL
2 12 (44.44%) Telecoms
3 9 (33.33%) Project Management
4 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
4 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) Service Management
4 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
4 8 (29.63%) Retail
5 5 (18.52%) Performance Metrics
5 5 (18.52%) Release Management
5 5 (18.52%) Back Office
6 4 (14.81%) Degree
6 4 (14.81%) QA
7 3 (11.11%) Change Management
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
8 2 (7.41%) C
8 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
8 2 (7.41%) PRINCE
8 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.70%) Network Management
9 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
9 1 (3.70%) Portfolio Management
9 1 (3.70%) Demand Management
9 1 (3.70%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
9 1 (3.70%) Transition Management

Service Transition Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (3.70%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.70%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) VoIP
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
1 1 (3.70%) LTE
1 1 (3.70%) Radio Access Network
General
1 12 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 8 (29.63%) Retail
3 5 (18.52%) Back Office
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (3.70%) PMI
2 1 (3.70%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) ITIL
2 9 (33.33%) Project Management
3 8 (29.63%) Service Management
3 8 (29.63%) Service Delivery
4 5 (18.52%) Release Management
5 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.11%) Change Management
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.70%) Network Management
7 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.70%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (3.70%) Demand Management
7 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.70%) Transition Management
7 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.70%) Coaching
7 1 (3.70%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
2 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) SAP