The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Transition Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transition Manager
Rank 500 519 493
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Transition Manager 127 118 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.22% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.23% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 79 117
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £372 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £650 £691
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +13.33%
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
47494 51855 53478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.80% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31084 33012 33811
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1664 2028 2194
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Transition Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Transition Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Transition Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Transition Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Transition Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Transition Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Transition Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Transition Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Transition Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Transition Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 5 December 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 +16 126 £450 - 11
London -1 47 £475 +4.10% 2
South East +5 28 £440 -2.22% 3
West Midlands -7 14 £425 -12.82% 1
South West +18 12 £350 -26.31%
East of England +8 8 £438 +10.06% 3
Surrey +28 7 £440 -12.00%
Hampshire +22 7 £475 +5.55% 2
North West +11 6 £450 -
Berkshire -2 6 £325 -22.61% 1
Bristol - 6 £247 -
Wiltshire - 6 £516 -
East Midlands - 6 £475 -
Cambridgeshire -1 4 £438 -4.37%
Staffordshire - 4 £506 - 1
Croydon - 4 £483 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 £440 -
Milton Keynes +9 3 £438 -2.77%
Yorkshire +7 3 £425 +6.25% 1
City of London +6 3 £463 +15.62% 1
Buckinghamshire +2 3 £438 -7.89%
Nottinghamshire - 3 £488 -
Manchester - 3 £450 -
Warwickshire - 3 £350 -
Corsham - 3 £516 -
Nottingham - 3 £488 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £513 - 1
West Yorkshire +6 2 £350 -12.50% 1
Bracknell +2 2 £325 -2.98%
North East -36 2 £495 +20.00% 1

Transition Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 featuring Transition Manager in the job title.

1 135 (48.21%) ITIL
2 67 (23.93%) Service Management
3 63 (22.50%) Project Management
4 62 (22.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 53 (18.93%) Finance
6 49 (17.50%) Service Delivery
7 46 (16.43%) Service Design
8 42 (15.00%) Transition Management
9 39 (13.93%) ITIL Certification
10 38 (13.57%) PRINCE2
11 34 (12.14%) Change Management
12 32 (11.43%) ITIL V3
12 32 (11.43%) Release Management
13 31 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (9.29%) Security Cleared
15 21 (7.50%) MS Excel
15 21 (7.50%) Migration
15 21 (7.50%) SC Cleared
16 20 (7.14%) SLA
17 19 (6.79%) Data Centre
18 18 (6.43%) Microsoft
18 18 (6.43%) MS PowerPoint
19 16 (5.71%) MS Office
19 16 (5.71%) Degree
19 16 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
20 15 (5.36%) SAP
21 14 (5.00%) Supplier Management
22 13 (4.64%) Incident Management
22 13 (4.64%) Waterfall
22 13 (4.64%) ITSM

Transition Manager 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 11 (3.93%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.71%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 21 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (5.71%) MS Office
4 11 (3.93%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.07%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.93%) Office 365
2 2 (0.71%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.71%) SoftLayer
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.36%) IaaS
3 1 (0.36%) PaaS
3 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.14%) Internet
2 5 (1.79%) Broadband
3 2 (0.71%) LAN
3 2 (0.71%) MPLS
3 2 (0.71%) SAN
3 2 (0.71%) Skype
3 2 (0.71%) WAN
4 1 (0.36%) Network Security
4 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.36%) GIS
2 1 (0.36%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.36%) JIRA
General
1 53 (18.93%) Finance
2 8 (2.86%) Banking
2 8 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.50%) Publishing
3 7 (2.50%) Retail
4 4 (1.43%) Billing
4 4 (1.43%) Law
5 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.36%) Advertising
6 1 (0.36%) Back Office
6 1 (0.36%) Electronics
6 1 (0.36%) Legal
6 1 (0.36%) Local Government
6 1 (0.36%) Marketing
6 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.36%) .NET
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (0.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.79%) Data Centre
2 16 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.57%) Virtual Team
4 6 (2.14%) CMDB
5 5 (1.79%) Digital TV
6 4 (1.43%) PMI
7 3 (1.07%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.07%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.71%) BBC
8 2 (0.71%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.71%) FMCG
8 2 (0.71%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.71%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.36%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.36%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.36%) RIA
9 1 (0.36%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.64%) Windows
2 2 (0.71%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (48.21%) ITIL
2 67 (23.93%) Service Management
3 63 (22.50%) Project Management
4 62 (22.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 49 (17.50%) Service Delivery
6 46 (16.43%) Service Design
7 42 (15.00%) Transition Management
8 38 (13.57%) PRINCE2
9 34 (12.14%) Change Management
10 32 (11.43%) ITIL V3
10 32 (11.43%) Release Management
11 31 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (7.50%) Migration
13 14 (5.00%) Supplier Management
14 13 (4.64%) Incident Management
14 13 (4.64%) ITSM
14 13 (4.64%) Waterfall
15 12 (4.29%) Programme Management
16 11 (3.93%) Risk Management
17 9 (3.21%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.50%) C
2 1 (0.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (13.93%) ITIL Certification
2 26 (9.29%) Security Cleared
3 21 (7.50%) SC Cleared
4 16 (5.71%) Degree
5 5 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (1.79%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.79%) PMP
5 5 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.43%) APMP
6 4 (1.43%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.71%) CISSP
8 1 (0.36%) CLAS
8 1 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.36%) IRCA
8 1 (0.36%) ISEB
8 1 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.36%) MCITP
8 1 (0.36%) MCSE
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.14%) SLA
2 7 (2.50%) QA
3 6 (2.14%) ISO 9001
3 6 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (1.79%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (6.43%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.36%) SAP
3 8 (2.86%) ServiceNow
4 5 (1.79%) IBM
5 3 (1.07%) Google
6 2 (0.71%) BMC
6 2 (0.71%) EMC
6 2 (0.71%) Oracle
6 2 (0.71%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (0.71%) Remedy
6 2 (0.71%) Workday
7 1 (0.36%) Civica
7 1 (0.36%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.36%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.36%) Varonis
7 1 (0.36%) WorldPay
Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £440 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago