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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Transition Manager
Rank 467 416 505
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +89
Contract jobs requiring a Transition Manager 145 168 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.33% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.36% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 117 48
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£416 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.05% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £335 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £394 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -7.35%
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
50070 46545 44688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.85% 92.44% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32553 28721 27161
Average daily rate £403 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
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 1859 1841 1962
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -9 54 £400 +6.66% 1
London -16 50 £475 -5.00% 3
South West -8 13 £505 +30.32% 1
North West -40 11 £375 -21.05% 1
West Midlands -4 10 £400 +6.66% 3
Yorkshire -33 4 £750 +87.50%
East of England +5 2 £338 -25.00% 2
East Midlands -13 1 £375 -9.09%
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Transition Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 137 (50.00%) ITIL
2 71 (25.91%) Project Management
3 70 (25.55%) Service Management
4 60 (21.90%) Service Delivery
5 49 (17.88%) PRINCE2
6 40 (14.60%) Finance
7 39 (14.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 38 (13.87%) Transition Management
9 34 (12.41%) Telecoms
10 32 (11.68%) ITIL Certification
11 25 (9.12%) Change Management
12 22 (8.03%) Migration
13 21 (7.66%) MS Excel
14 18 (6.57%) SAP
14 18 (6.57%) DTV
15 17 (6.20%) Six Sigma
15 17 (6.20%) Internet
15 17 (6.20%) Security Cleared
16 16 (5.84%) MS Project
17 15 (5.47%) Broadband
17 15 (5.47%) Degree
18 14 (5.11%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (5.11%) Microsoft
19 13 (4.74%) PMI Certification
19 13 (4.74%) Retail
20 12 (4.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 12 (4.38%) ERP
20 12 (4.38%) ISO 9001
20 12 (4.38%) Lean Six Sigma
21 11 (4.01%) SLA

Transition Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (1.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.36%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (7.66%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.84%) MS Project
3 9 (3.28%) MS Office
3 9 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.82%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.36%) Maximo
3 1 (0.36%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.20%) Internet
2 15 (5.47%) Broadband
3 2 (0.73%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (0.73%) WAN
4 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.36%) VPN
4 1 (0.36%) SAN
4 1 (0.36%) 3G
4 1 (0.36%) Firewall
4 1 (0.36%) Network Security
4 1 (0.36%) LTE
4 1 (0.36%) 4G
4 1 (0.36%) LAN
4 1 (0.36%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.36%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (0.36%) EDMS
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.36%) ProC
General
1 40 (14.60%) Finance
2 34 (12.41%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.74%) Retail
4 8 (2.92%) Law
5 6 (2.19%) Legal
6 5 (1.82%) Back Office
6 5 (1.82%) Advertising
7 4 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.09%) Electronics
8 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.09%) Publishing
8 3 (1.09%) Banking
8 3 (1.09%) Marketing
9 2 (0.73%) Billing
10 1 (0.36%) Local Government
10 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.73%) Middleware
2 1 (0.36%) Apache Flex
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.36%) .NET
2 1 (0.36%) JSP
2 1 (0.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.57%) DTV
2 10 (3.65%) Data Centre
3 6 (2.19%) NHS
3 6 (2.19%) FMCG
4 5 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.82%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (1.46%) Learning Management System
5 4 (1.46%) PMI
5 4 (1.46%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.73%) iSeries
6 2 (0.73%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.36%) AS400
7 1 (0.36%) PACS
7 1 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.36%) Informatics
7 1 (0.36%) EPoS
7 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.36%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.46%) Windows
2 2 (0.73%) AIX
2 2 (0.73%) Linux
3 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.36%) UNIX
3 1 (0.36%) HPUX
3 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (50.00%) ITIL
2 71 (25.91%) Project Management
3 70 (25.55%) Service Management
4 60 (21.90%) Service Delivery
5 49 (17.88%) PRINCE2
6 39 (14.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 38 (13.87%) Transition Management
8 25 (9.12%) Change Management
9 22 (8.03%) Migration
10 17 (6.20%) Six Sigma
11 14 (5.11%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (4.38%) ERP
12 12 (4.38%) Lean Six Sigma
13 11 (4.01%) Programme Management
14 10 (3.65%) Change Control
15 9 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (3.28%) ITIL V3
15 9 (3.28%) Data Migration
15 9 (3.28%) PRINCE
16 8 (2.92%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.92%) C
2 1 (0.36%) C++
2 1 (0.36%) Java
2 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
2 1 (0.36%) SQL
2 1 (0.36%) Python
2 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (11.68%) ITIL Certification
2 17 (6.20%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.47%) Degree
4 13 (4.74%) PMI Certification
5 10 (3.65%) PMP
6 9 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (2.92%) SC Cleared
7 8 (2.92%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.46%) APMP
10 3 (1.09%) ISEB
11 2 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.36%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.38%) ISO 9001
1 12 (4.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.01%) SLA
3 6 (2.19%) COBIT
4 5 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 18 (6.57%) SAP
2 14 (5.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.92%) Oracle
4 4 (1.46%) Remedy
5 2 (0.73%) Planview
5 2 (0.73%) ServiceNow
5 2 (0.73%) IBM
5 2 (0.73%) Citrix
5 2 (0.73%) BMC
5 2 (0.73%) JDA
6 1 (0.36%) Epicor
6 1 (0.36%) Lotus
6 1 (0.36%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.36%) Adobe
6 1 (0.36%) HP
6 1 (0.36%) OpenText
6 1 (0.36%) VMware
6 1 (0.36%) Civica
City, London
First Point
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Advantage XPO
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe
CPS Group
Rate: £450 - 550 per day
Posted: 10 days ago