The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Transition Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Service Transition Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Transition Analyst
Rank 570 569 588
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Service Transition Analyst 26 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.025% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.027% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 7
Average daily rate
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£378 £372 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% +14.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £195 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £260 £213
% change year-on-year
+28.84% +22.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
51582 48912 54385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.02% 92.74% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 31504 29191 30441
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2019 2115 2659
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.47
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Service Transition Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Service Transition Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 17 September 2014.

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 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Transition Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 17 September 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
England -14 18 £365 -1.88%
London +14 12 £415 +7.09%
City of London +24 4 £475 -1.29%

Service Transition Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Service Transition Analyst 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 Service Transition Analyst in their job title.

1 39 (84.78%) ITIL
2 21 (45.65%) Finance
3 19 (41.30%) Service Management
4 11 (23.91%) Service Delivery
5 10 (21.74%) PRINCE2
5 10 (21.74%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (21.74%) Project Management
6 8 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (13.04%) ITIL V3
7 6 (13.04%) Remedy
7 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (10.87%) Change Management
8 5 (10.87%) SLA
9 4 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (8.70%) Transition Management
9 4 (8.70%) Release Management
9 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (6.52%) Supplier Management
10 3 (6.52%) Lean Six Sigma
10 3 (6.52%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (6.52%) Publishing
10 3 (6.52%) Migration
10 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
10 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
10 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
10 3 (6.52%) Six Sigma
10 3 (6.52%) ISO 9001
10 3 (6.52%) Broadband

Service Transition Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Service Transition Analyst 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 Service Transition Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Broadband
1 3 (6.52%) Internet
2 2 (4.35%) VoIP
3 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) EDMS
General
1 21 (45.65%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Publishing
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.52%) DTV
3 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.17%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (2.17%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.17%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.17%) Open Source
3 1 (2.17%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (84.78%) ITIL
2 19 (41.30%) Service Management
3 11 (23.91%) Service Delivery
4 10 (21.74%) PRINCE2
4 10 (21.74%) Project Management
5 8 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (13.04%) ITIL V3
6 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.87%) Change Management
8 4 (8.70%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (8.70%) Transition Management
8 4 (8.70%) Release Management
8 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
9 3 (6.52%) Supplier Management
9 3 (6.52%) Lean Six Sigma
9 3 (6.52%) Migration
9 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
9 3 (6.52%) Six Sigma
9 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
10 2 (4.35%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) SLA
2 3 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.52%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Remedy
2 3 (6.52%) BMC
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft