The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Transition Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transition Manager
Rank 136 136 129
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Transition Manager 25 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.64% 0.38% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.40% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 2
Median daily rate £425 £310 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £286 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £391 £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £406
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3687 3481 2869
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.56% 94.72% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2224 1960 1542
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £236 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 205 191
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.39 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Transition Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Transition Manager in the job title.

Transition Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Transition Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Transition Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Transition Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Transition Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Transition Manager
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Transition Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -2 11 £425 -
Manchester -1 10 £375 +36.36%
Lancashire +3 2 £474 +52.87%
Merseyside -1 2 £425 -
Transition Manager
England

Transition Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Transition Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Transition Manager in the job title.

1 16 (53.33%) Project Management
2 10 (33.33%) Finance
3 9 (30.00%) PMP
3 9 (30.00%) PMI Certification
3 9 (30.00%) SIEM
4 8 (26.67%) ArcSight
5 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (20.00%) MS Office
5 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (20.00%) Change Management
5 6 (20.00%) Firewall
5 6 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (20.00%) AIFMD
5 6 (20.00%) UCITS
6 5 (16.67%) Information Security
7 4 (13.33%) Service Management
7 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (13.33%) ITIL
7 4 (13.33%) HP
7 4 (13.33%) Transition Management
8 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.67%) SLA
8 2 (6.67%) Migration
8 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared

Transition Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (20.00%) MS Office
1 6 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) 4G
2 1 (3.33%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (3.33%) PKI
1 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Project Management
2 9 (30.00%) SIEM
3 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (20.00%) Change Management
3 6 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (16.67%) Information Security
5 4 (13.33%) ITIL
5 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 4 (13.33%) Service Management
5 4 (13.33%) Transition Management
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.67%) Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.33%) Coaching
7 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.33%) Service Design
7 1 (3.33%) Storage Virtualisation
7 1 (3.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) PMI Certification
1 9 (30.00%) PMP
2 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) AIFMD
1 6 (20.00%) UCITS
2 2 (6.67%) SLA
3 1 (3.33%) GMP
3 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
1 1 (3.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) ArcSight
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) BT
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) Genesys
4 1 (3.33%) Verint