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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Transition Analyst
Rank 620 642 608
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Service Transition Analyst 28 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.031% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.033% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 21
Median daily rate £350 £333 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £297 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £412 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £333 £335
% change year-on-year
-2.25% -0.74%
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
50559 55175 53302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33062 35242 32521
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1693 2081 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.37 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 28 September 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 23 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 28 September 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 +30 28 £350 +5.26% 1
London +1 13 £400 +20.84%
South East +18 9 £325 +1.56%
Hampshire - 5 £323 -
Winchester - 4 £320 -
City of London +24 3 £400 -2.91%
West Midlands - 3 - -
Berkshire +6 2 £335 +4.03%
East of England -1 2 £325 -8.45%
Luton -4 2 £325 -6.47%
Bracknell -4 2 £335 +4.03%
Bedfordshire -7 2 £325 -6.47%
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Warwick - 2 - -
North West +13 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £350 -
Surrey - 1 £475 -
Basingstoke - 1 £325 -
Redhill - 1 £475 -
Brentford - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £325 -

Service Transition Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 (75.00%) ITIL
2 15 (37.50%) Service Management
3 14 (35.00%) ITIL V3
4 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (22.50%) Smart Meter
5 9 (22.50%) Test Scripting
6 8 (20.00%) Service Design
7 7 (17.50%) Use Case
7 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (15.00%) Change Management
8 6 (15.00%) Windows
8 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
9 5 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 5 (12.50%) Finance
10 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
10 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (10.00%) Office 365
10 4 (10.00%) Transition Management
10 4 (10.00%) Coaching
10 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
11 3 (7.50%) Target Operating Model
11 3 (7.50%) Release Management
11 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
11 3 (7.50%) SLA
11 3 (7.50%) Banking

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 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.50%) Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Back Office
5 1 (2.50%) Electronics
5 1 (2.50%) Legal
5 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Smart Meter
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.00%) PMI
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) ITIL
2 15 (37.50%) Service Management
3 14 (35.00%) ITIL V3
4 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 9 (22.50%) Test Scripting
6 8 (20.00%) Service Design
7 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (17.50%) Use Case
8 6 (15.00%) Change Management
8 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
9 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
10 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (10.00%) Coaching
10 4 (10.00%) Transition Management
11 3 (7.50%) ITSM
11 3 (7.50%) Release Management
11 3 (7.50%) Target Operating Model
12 2 (5.00%) Business Continuity
12 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
12 2 (5.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.00%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) ISEB
3 2 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (5.00%) MCITP
3 2 (5.00%) MCSE
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.00%) Firmware
2 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) BT
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) BMC
3 1 (2.50%) Remedy
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) VMware