The first table below looks at the demand for Transition Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Transition Management over the 3 months to 17 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transition Management
Rank 73 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Contract jobs citing Transition Management 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.24% 0.41% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.55% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £440 £413
% change year-on-year
-17.04% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
651 543 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 77.50% 73.58% 61.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 249 220
Average daily rate £400 £351 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.12% -3.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £229 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 26 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £14.25 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Transition Management
North West

Transition Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Transition Management across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Transition Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Transition Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Transition Management Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Transition Management
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Transition Management also 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 that cited Transition Management.

1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 3 (100.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Management
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) GIS
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL

Transition Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Transition Management also 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 that cited Transition Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Transition Manager
1 1 (33.33%) GIS Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (100.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Management
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA