The table below looks at the statistics for the Transition Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transition Manager
Rank 441 457 413
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -44
Contract jobs requiring a Transition Manager 124 89 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 57 48
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £337 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £600 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44005 42325 37797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.39% 92.52% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 27481 25452 22049
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1708 1839 2121
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

Transition Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Transition Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Transition Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Transition Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Transition Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Transition Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Transition Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Transition Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Transition Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Transition Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 27 February 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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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
London -4 51 £465 -11.42% 6
South East -2 39 £375 -6.25% 3
West Midlands -1 11 £325 -51.85% 1
Yorkshire -8 8 £380 -27.61% 1
North West -13 6 £425 +16.43%
South West -23 5 £419 +5.34% 1
East of England 0 3 £500 +100.00% 2
East Midlands +3 1 £478 +6.11%
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Transition Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 146 (57.03%) ITIL
2 91 (35.55%) Project Management
3 69 (26.95%) Service Management
4 60 (23.44%) Service Delivery
5 56 (21.88%) Transition Management
6 52 (20.31%) PRINCE2
7 50 (19.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 38 (14.84%) Finance
9 29 (11.33%) Security Cleared
10 25 (9.77%) Telecoms
11 22 (8.59%) ITIL Certification
12 21 (8.20%) Oracle
13 20 (7.81%) Change Management
13 20 (7.81%) SC Cleared
14 19 (7.42%) Migration
14 19 (7.42%) Retail
15 17 (6.64%) Configuration Management
15 17 (6.64%) Matrix Management
16 16 (6.25%) Risk Management
17 15 (5.86%) ITSM
17 15 (5.86%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (5.47%) MS Excel
18 14 (5.47%) Microsoft
19 13 (5.08%) Change Control
20 12 (4.69%) People Management
20 12 (4.69%) MS Office
20 12 (4.69%) Internet
20 12 (4.69%) Supplier Management
21 11 (4.30%) SLA
21 11 (4.30%) ITIL V3

Transition Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 2 (0.78%) IBM Notes
1 2 (0.78%) MQSeries
Applications
1 14 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.69%) MS Office
3 10 (3.91%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.73%) MS Project
5 4 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (3.52%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (1.17%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.39%) Magento
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.56%) SaaS
1 4 (1.56%) IaaS
2 3 (1.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.69%) Internet
2 10 (3.91%) Broadband
3 1 (0.39%) LAN
3 1 (0.39%) VoIP
3 1 (0.39%) WAN
3 1 (0.39%) 3G
3 1 (0.39%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.39%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.39%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (3.13%) PVCS
1 8 (3.13%) ClearCase
General
1 38 (14.84%) Finance
2 25 (9.77%) Telecoms
3 19 (7.42%) Retail
4 8 (3.13%) Legal
5 5 (1.95%) Banking
6 3 (1.17%) Marketing
6 3 (1.17%) Law
7 2 (0.78%) Advertising
7 2 (0.78%) Publishing
7 2 (0.78%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Games
8 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.39%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.78%) Middleware
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.91%) DTV
1 10 (3.91%) Mainframe
2 8 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 8 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.17%) PMI
3 3 (1.17%) NHS
4 2 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (0.78%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.39%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.39%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.39%) Wiki
5 1 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.39%) FMCG
5 1 (0.39%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.78%) UNIX
1 2 (0.78%) Windows
1 2 (0.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (57.03%) ITIL
2 91 (35.55%) Project Management
3 69 (26.95%) Service Management
4 60 (23.44%) Service Delivery
5 56 (21.88%) Transition Management
6 52 (20.31%) PRINCE2
7 50 (19.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (7.81%) Change Management
9 19 (7.42%) Migration
10 17 (6.64%) Configuration Management
10 17 (6.64%) Matrix Management
11 16 (6.25%) Risk Management
12 15 (5.86%) ITSM
12 15 (5.86%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (5.08%) Change Control
14 12 (4.69%) Supplier Management
14 12 (4.69%) People Management
15 11 (4.30%) ITIL V3
16 10 (3.91%) Continuous Improvement
17 9 (3.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.17%) C
2 2 (0.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (11.33%) Security Cleared
2 22 (8.59%) ITIL Certification
3 20 (7.81%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (3.52%) DV Cleared
6 7 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (2.34%) Degree
8 4 (1.56%) PMP
8 4 (1.56%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.17%) VCP4
10 2 (0.78%) APMP
10 2 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.30%) SLA
2 6 (2.34%) QA
3 5 (1.95%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.78%) OVSD
2 1 (0.39%) SCSM
Vendors
1 21 (8.20%) Oracle
2 14 (5.47%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.91%) SAP
4 5 (1.95%) Remedy
5 4 (1.56%) BMC
6 3 (1.17%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.78%) VMware
7 2 (0.78%) Lotus
7 2 (0.78%) HP
7 2 (0.78%) Citrix
7 2 (0.78%) Sybase
8 1 (0.39%) Siebel
8 1 (0.39%) Cisco
8 1 (0.39%) IBM
8 1 (0.39%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.39%) ATG
8 1 (0.39%) Huawei
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