The table below looks at the statistics for the Transition Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transition Manager
Rank 81 75 71
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Transition Manager 11 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.00% 0.60% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.63% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
Average daily rate £425 £425 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £406
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £5.00 - -
Transition Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1026 955 756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.85% 95.60% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 579 373
Average daily rate £420 £420 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £289 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 56 59
Average hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

Transition Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Transition Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Transition Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Transition Manager Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Transition Manager
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Transition Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Warrington - 6 £425 -
Daresbury - 5 £425 -
Transition Manager
North West

Transition Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited 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 Transition Manager in their job title.

1 8 (66.67%) PMP
1 8 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 7 (58.33%) ArcSight
2 7 (58.33%) SIEM
2 7 (58.33%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) MS Office
3 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Change Management
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (33.33%) Information Security
4 4 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) SCCM
6 2 (16.67%) Service Management
7 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
7 1 (8.33%) PKI
7 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
7 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
7 1 (8.33%) Finance
7 1 (8.33%) Migration
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (8.33%) Windows
7 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
7 1 (8.33%) SharePoint

Transition Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited 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 Transition Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
1 5 (41.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MSI
1 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (8.33%) PKI
1 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
1 7 (58.33%) SIEM
2 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Service Management
6 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
6 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Service Design
6 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
6 1 (8.33%) Storage Virtualisation
6 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
6 1 (8.33%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) PMI Certification
1 8 (66.67%) PMP
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) ArcSight
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix