The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Service Transition Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Transition Analyst
Rank 639 598 581
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Service Transition Analyst 22 44 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.077% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.082% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 34 26
Median daily rate £325 £325 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £385 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £356
% change year-on-year
- -8.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51181 53984 51041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.77% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33252 34149 30933
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1553 2015 2063
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Service Transition Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Service Transition Analyst in the job title.

Service Transition Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Service Transition Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Service Transition Analyst within the UK.

Service Transition Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Service Transition Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Transition Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Service Transition Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Service Transition Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Service Transition Analyst within the UK.

Service Transition Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Service Transition Analyst
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Transition Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
England -26 21 £325 - 3
South East +9 13 £325 +0.46% 2
Hampshire +10 11 £323 -0.76%
Winchester +5 8 £325 -
London -16 4 £400 +33.33%
City of London +47 3 £400 +23.07%
Exeter - 2 £190 -
Devon - 2 £190 -
South West - 2 £190 -
East of England +9 1 £325 -7.14%
North West 0 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire -6 1 £325 -7.14%
Luton -11 1 £325 -7.14%
Basingstoke - 1 £325 -
Folkestone - 1 £350 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £350 -
Middlesex - 1 £350 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Service Transition Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Service Transition Analyst 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 featuring Service Transition Analyst in the job title.

1 30 (69.77%) ITIL
2 19 (44.19%) ITIL V3
3 15 (34.88%) Test Scripting
4 13 (30.23%) Service Management
5 11 (25.58%) Smart Meter
6 10 (23.26%) Use Case
6 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2
7 7 (16.28%) Change Management
8 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
9 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (9.30%) Windows
10 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
10 4 (9.30%) Validation
10 4 (9.30%) Release Management
10 4 (9.30%) Finance
10 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
10 4 (9.30%) Service Design
11 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
11 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (6.98%) Banking
11 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
11 3 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (4.65%) Firmware
12 2 (4.65%) Project Management
12 2 (4.65%) Wireless
12 2 (4.65%) BT
12 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
12 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development

Service Transition Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.33%) Clustering
2 1 (2.33%) CMDB
2 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
1 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
1 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (69.77%) ITIL
2 19 (44.19%) ITIL V3
3 15 (34.88%) Test Scripting
4 13 (30.23%) Service Management
5 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2
5 10 (23.26%) Use Case
6 7 (16.28%) Change Management
7 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.30%) Release Management
8 4 (9.30%) Service Design
8 4 (9.30%) Validation
9 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (4.65%) Coaching
10 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.65%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 2 (4.65%) Project Management
10 2 (4.65%) Transition Management
10 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) ISEB
4 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Firmware
2 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) BT
3 1 (2.33%) BMC
3 1 (2.33%) Remedy
3 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.33%) VMware
3 1 (2.33%) WorldPay
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