The first table below looks at the demand for the Transition Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Transition Manager
Rank 227 192 232
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +40
Contract jobs requiring a Transition Manager 19 38 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.45% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.49% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 12
Average daily rate £470 £405 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.04% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £294 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £430
% change year-on-year
- -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8914 7726 9792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.86% 92.18% 92.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4911 3836 4443
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 475 609 705
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.60 £41.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Transition Manager
England

Transition Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Transition Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Transition Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Transition Manager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Transition Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Transition Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Transition Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Transition Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Transition Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Transition Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -4 9 £525 - 4
Hampshire -6 3 £470 +39.25% 1
Surrey -17 2 £488 +16.41%
Buckinghamshire -31 2 £390 -4.00%
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Transition Manager
England

Transition Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 20 (51.28%) ITIL
2 14 (35.90%) Service Management
3 11 (28.21%) Security Cleared
4 10 (25.64%) Project Management
4 10 (25.64%) PRINCE2
5 9 (23.08%) Transition Management
6 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
7 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
8 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
9 4 (10.26%) Change Management
9 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (10.26%) Windows
9 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (10.26%) Release Management
10 3 (7.69%) Project Planning
10 3 (7.69%) PMI
10 3 (7.69%) PMI Certification
10 3 (7.69%) Cisco
10 3 (7.69%) HP
10 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (7.69%) UNIX
10 3 (7.69%) MS Project
10 3 (7.69%) Finance
10 3 (7.69%) Migration
11 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
11 2 (5.13%) Retail
11 2 (5.13%) Firewall
11 2 (5.13%) ITSM
11 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
11 2 (5.13%) DTV

Transition Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (5.13%) WebLogic
1 2 (5.13%) IIS
1 2 (5.13%) Apache
1 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Project
2 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Broadband
1 2 (5.13%) SAN
1 2 (5.13%) Intranet
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
1 2 (5.13%) Extranet
1 2 (5.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
General
1 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) PMI
2 2 (5.13%) DTV
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) CMDB
3 1 (2.56%) FMCG
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) UNIX
3 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.13%) HPUX
3 2 (5.13%) Solaris
3 2 (5.13%) Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) ITIL
2 14 (35.90%) Service Management
3 10 (25.64%) PRINCE2
3 10 (25.64%) Project Management
4 9 (23.08%) Transition Management
5 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
6 4 (10.26%) Change Management
6 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.26%) Release Management
7 3 (7.69%) Project Planning
7 3 (7.69%) Migration
8 2 (5.13%) PRINCE
8 2 (5.13%) Six Sigma
8 2 (5.13%) ITSM
8 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.13%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (5.13%) Logistics
8 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
1 1 (2.56%) LINC
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (7.69%) PMI Certification
4 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
1 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Cisco
1 3 (7.69%) HP
2 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Sun
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.56%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) Remedy
3 1 (2.56%) Plumtree
3 1 (2.56%) Ericsson