The table below looks at the statistics for the Transition Manager role 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 Manager in their job title 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 Manager
Rank 149 179 199
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Transition Manager 4 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 3
Average daily rate £688 £438 £565
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -22.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £395 £513
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £715 £673
UK excluding London average daily rate £429 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.69% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £5.00 - -
Transition Manager
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3005 4884 5656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.52% 95.00% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2360 3750 4065
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 81 91
Average hourly rate £19.99 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.06% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.37 £30.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Transition Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Transition Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Transition Manager
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 Manager across the City of London region.

Transition Manager Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Transition Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Transition Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Transition Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Transition Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Transition Manager across the City of London region.

Transition Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Transition Manager
Top 26 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 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 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Law
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Release Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Pega
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow

Transition Manager
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 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
1 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Release Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Pega