The table below looks at the statistics for the Transition Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transition Manager
Rank 360 377 364
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Transition Manager 49 47 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.19% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.21% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 30 12
Average daily rate
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£488 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £478
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £603 £636
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £455 £450
% change year-on-year
-20.65% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.75
Transition Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21269 22575 19948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.25% 93.08% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15335 15541 13354
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 386 546
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.18 £39.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Transition Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Transition Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Transition Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Transition Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Transition Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Transition Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Transition Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Transition Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Transition Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Transition Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
City of London +5 9 £463 -15.90%
Transition Manager
England

Transition Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 66 (54.10%) ITIL
2 44 (36.07%) Project Management
3 34 (27.87%) Service Delivery
4 28 (22.95%) PRINCE2
5 26 (21.31%) Change Management
6 22 (18.03%) Transition Management
7 21 (17.21%) Oracle
8 20 (16.39%) Service Management
8 20 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (15.57%) Security Cleared
10 18 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (13.93%) Finance
11 17 (13.93%) Retail
12 13 (10.66%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (9.02%) SC Cleared
14 10 (8.20%) SLA
15 9 (7.38%) SaaS
15 9 (7.38%) PaaS
15 9 (7.38%) People Management
16 8 (6.56%) Oracle Retail
16 8 (6.56%) IaaS
16 8 (6.56%) Microsoft
16 8 (6.56%) ITSM
16 8 (6.56%) Migration
17 7 (5.74%) ITIL Certification
17 7 (5.74%) MS Excel
17 7 (5.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 6 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 6 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
18 6 (4.92%) PRINCE

Transition Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 7 (5.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.64%) MS Office
3 1 (0.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (6.56%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.38%) SaaS
1 9 (7.38%) PaaS
2 8 (6.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.46%) PPP
2 1 (0.82%) RTP
2 1 (0.82%) LAN
2 1 (0.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.46%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Ant
1 3 (2.46%) Subversion
1 3 (2.46%) Maven
General
1 17 (13.93%) Finance
1 17 (13.93%) Retail
2 5 (4.10%) Legal
3 4 (3.28%) Law
4 2 (1.64%) Banking
5 1 (0.82%) Advertising
5 1 (0.82%) Publishing
5 1 (0.82%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (4.92%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.64%) Data Structures
2 2 (1.64%) PMI
3 1 (0.82%) Wiki
3 1 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (0.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.46%) UNIX
2 2 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (54.10%) ITIL
2 44 (36.07%) Project Management
3 34 (27.87%) Service Delivery
4 28 (22.95%) PRINCE2
5 26 (21.31%) Change Management
6 22 (18.03%) Transition Management
7 20 (16.39%) Service Management
7 20 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (10.66%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (7.38%) People Management
11 8 (6.56%) ITSM
11 8 (6.56%) Migration
12 7 (5.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 6 (4.92%) PRINCE
14 5 (4.10%) Business Continuity
14 5 (4.10%) Programme Management
14 5 (4.10%) Matrix Management
15 4 (3.28%) Change Control
15 4 (3.28%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.28%) SQL
2 1 (0.82%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (15.57%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.02%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.74%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (3.28%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.46%) PMP
6 3 (2.46%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.20%) SLA
2 4 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (17.21%) Oracle
2 8 (6.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.10%) SAP
4 2 (1.64%) BMC
5 1 (0.82%) VMware
5 1 (0.82%) Citrix
5 1 (0.82%) Remedy
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