The table below looks at the statistics for Transition Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Transition Management over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transition Management
Rank 151 186 202
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +16
Contract jobs citing Transition Management 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.064% 0.039% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.076% 0.048% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Average daily rate - £394 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -43.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £395
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.75 -
Transition Management
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2644 4159 4730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.04% 80.90% 79.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2091 3247 3422
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 51
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.10 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.91% -15.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Transition Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Transition Management Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Transition Management
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Transition Management Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Transition Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
1 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (50.00%) WorldPay
2 2 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) CMDB
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) BMC
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) BCP
3 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (25.00%) Reuters
3 1 (25.00%) Bloomberg
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) PMP
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle

Transition Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Excel Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Perl Scripter
1 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Service Transition Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Transition Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Unix Scripter
1 1 (25.00%) Unix Support
1 1 (25.00%) VB Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Derivative
2 1 (25.00%) Equities
2 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) BCP
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) BMC
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy
1 2 (50.00%) WorldPay
2 1 (25.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Reuters