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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transition Manager
Rank 453 451 438
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Transition Manager 126 102 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.23% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 69 60
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£425 £470 £411
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.57% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £348 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £630 £566
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £423 £356
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +18.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
45428 44376 39335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.50% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28584 27952 23212
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1800 1857 2029
Average hourly rate £16.54 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.50 £41.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -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 22 May 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 22 May 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
South East +8 41 £400 -14.89% 3
London -22 29 £475 -9.52% 7
West Midlands +6 22 £419 -2.61% 4
East Midlands - 12 £563 -
North West -13 11 £310 -3.12% 2
Yorkshire -11 5 £413 +6.45% 1
East of England +5 4 £500 +21.21% 1
South West -7 3 £315 -23.63% 1
North East - 1 £400 -
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Transition Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 122 (48.22%) ITIL
2 82 (32.41%) Project Management
3 76 (30.04%) Service Management
4 68 (26.88%) Service Delivery
5 50 (19.76%) PRINCE2
6 48 (18.97%) Transition Management
7 37 (14.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 35 (13.83%) Telecoms
9 30 (11.86%) Finance
10 25 (9.88%) Migration
11 24 (9.49%) ITIL Certification
12 22 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (8.30%) Change Management
13 21 (8.30%) Security Cleared
14 16 (6.32%) SC Cleared
14 16 (6.32%) Change Control
15 15 (5.93%) Internet
16 14 (5.53%) ITSM
17 12 (4.74%) Degree
18 11 (4.35%) Release Management
18 11 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 11 (4.35%) Data Migration
18 11 (4.35%) DTV
18 11 (4.35%) Broadband
19 10 (3.95%) MS Excel
19 10 (3.95%) MS Office
19 10 (3.95%) Oracle
19 10 (3.95%) SLA
19 10 (3.95%) Microsoft
20 9 (3.56%) MS Project

Transition Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (1.19%) IBM Notes
2 2 (0.79%) MQSeries
2 2 (0.79%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.40%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (3.95%) MS Excel
1 10 (3.95%) MS Office
2 9 (3.56%) MS Project
2 9 (3.56%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.58%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.40%) Magento
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.40%) Maximo
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.58%) SaaS
2 3 (1.19%) IaaS
2 3 (1.19%) PaaS
3 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.93%) Internet
2 11 (4.35%) Broadband
3 2 (0.79%) WAN
3 2 (0.79%) 3G
3 2 (0.79%) 4G
4 1 (0.40%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.40%) Firewall
4 1 (0.40%) LAN
4 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
1 1 (0.40%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.40%) ProC
General
1 35 (13.83%) Telecoms
2 30 (11.86%) Finance
3 8 (3.16%) Retail
4 7 (2.77%) Banking
4 7 (2.77%) Law
4 7 (2.77%) Legal
5 6 (2.37%) Back Office
6 5 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.58%) Advertising
8 3 (1.19%) Marketing
8 3 (1.19%) Publishing
9 2 (0.79%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.40%) Games
10 1 (0.40%) Billing
10 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (0.40%) .NET
1 1 (0.40%) JSP
1 1 (0.40%) Web Services
1 1 (0.40%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.35%) DTV
2 8 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.37%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (1.58%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.19%) NHS
6 2 (0.79%) PMI
6 2 (0.79%) FMCG
7 1 (0.40%) iSeries
7 1 (0.40%) Informatics
7 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.40%) Wiki
7 1 (0.40%) AS400
7 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.40%) GIS
7 1 (0.40%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.58%) Windows
2 3 (1.19%) UNIX
2 3 (1.19%) Linux
3 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.40%) AIX
3 1 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (48.22%) ITIL
2 82 (32.41%) Project Management
3 76 (30.04%) Service Management
4 68 (26.88%) Service Delivery
5 50 (19.76%) PRINCE2
6 48 (18.97%) Transition Management
7 37 (14.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (9.88%) Migration
9 22 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (8.30%) Change Management
11 16 (6.32%) Change Control
12 14 (5.53%) ITSM
13 11 (4.35%) Release Management
13 11 (4.35%) Data Migration
14 9 (3.56%) Programme Management
15 8 (3.16%) Supplier Management
15 8 (3.16%) Continuous Improvement
16 7 (2.77%) People Management
16 7 (2.77%) Lean Six Sigma
16 7 (2.77%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.58%) C
2 3 (1.19%) SQL
3 1 (0.40%) Java
3 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (9.49%) ITIL Certification
2 21 (8.30%) Security Cleared
3 16 (6.32%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.74%) Degree
5 11 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (2.77%) DV Cleared
7 6 (2.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (1.98%) ISEB
8 5 (1.98%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.58%) PMP
10 2 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.40%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.95%) SLA
2 7 (2.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.77%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.19%) QA
4 1 (0.40%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) OVSD
2 1 (0.40%) SCSM
Vendors
1 10 (3.95%) Oracle
1 10 (3.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.37%) Remedy
3 5 (1.98%) SAP
4 4 (1.58%) BMC
4 4 (1.58%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.19%) Lotus
5 3 (1.19%) Citrix
5 3 (1.19%) HP
5 3 (1.19%) IBM
6 2 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.79%) Sybase
7 1 (0.40%) Huawei
7 1 (0.40%) ATG
7 1 (0.40%) OpenText
7 1 (0.40%) VMware
7 1 (0.40%) Siebel
7 1 (0.40%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.40%) Cognizant
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Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Hook
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £372.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago