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 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Transition Manager
Rank 494 488 468
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Transition Manager 150 158 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.28% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.29% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 99 101
Median daily rate £450 £403 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.80% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £315 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £633 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £39.50 - £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 - £52.50

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
51265 53978 50296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 33271 34120 30516
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £572 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1545 2017 2055
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 £10.94 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

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 23 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Transition Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Transition Manager Hourly Rate Histogram 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 23 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 -28 141 £450 +10.09% 12
London +2 57 £500 +5.26% 6
South East -9 36 £438 +9.37% 1
Hampshire +17 17 £361 -
North West -15 14 £375 - 2
West Midlands -21 12 £425 +6.25% 1
East of England +29 10 £488 +77.27% 1
City of London +36 8 £425 -9.57% 2
Scotland +11 8 £438 +16.66% 1
Hook +8 8 £361 -
Yorkshire +7 7 £385 -8.33%
Manchester -13 7 £375 +15.38% 2
Norfolk - 7 £475 -
Berkshire -19 5 £495 +23.75%
West Yorkshire - 5 £450 -
Leeds - 5 £450 -
Reading +4 4 £495 +4.21%
Edinburgh 0 4 £450 - 1
Merseyside -4 4 £441 -
Shropshire -29 4 - -
Telford - 4 - -
Milton Keynes +14 3 £425 -39.28%
Buckinghamshire +13 3 £425 -17.07%
Liverpool +2 3 £441 -
South West -1 3 £740 +64.44%
West Sussex -2 3 £450 +9.09%
King's Lynn - 3 £500 -
Brentford - 3 - -
Winchester - 3 £413 -
Bristol +1 2 £740 +5.71%

Transition Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 157 (45.24%) ITIL
2 111 (31.99%) Project Management
3 80 (23.05%) Service Management
4 74 (21.33%) Finance
5 60 (17.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 56 (16.14%) PRINCE2
7 53 (15.27%) ITIL Certification
8 52 (14.99%) Service Delivery
9 46 (13.26%) Transition Management
10 43 (12.39%) ITIL V3
11 41 (11.82%) Service Design
12 36 (10.37%) Change Management
13 34 (9.80%) Release Management
13 34 (9.80%) Security Cleared
14 31 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
15 29 (8.36%) SAP
15 29 (8.36%) SLA
16 26 (7.49%) Telecoms
17 24 (6.92%) SC Cleared
18 23 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
19 22 (6.34%) Migration
20 20 (5.76%) Supplier Management
20 20 (5.76%) MS Excel
21 18 (5.19%) Microsoft
21 18 (5.19%) ITSM
21 18 (5.19%) Programme Management
22 17 (4.90%) Degree
23 16 (4.61%) Banking
24 15 (4.32%) ERP
24 15 (4.32%) Data Centre

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 8 (2.31%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.15%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.29%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.75%) MS Office
3 11 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (2.88%) MS Project
5 6 (1.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.58%) SAP SM
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.59%) Office 365
2 4 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.58%) SoftLayer
3 2 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.58%) Taleo
4 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.59%) Firewall
2 6 (1.73%) Broadband
2 6 (1.73%) Internet
3 5 (1.44%) 4G
4 4 (1.15%) 3G
4 4 (1.15%) Skype
5 3 (0.86%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.58%) PBX
6 2 (0.58%) TETRA
6 2 (0.58%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.29%) DSL
7 1 (0.29%) LTE
7 1 (0.29%) MPLS
7 1 (0.29%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.29%) GIS
2 1 (0.29%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (0.29%) TestPartner
1 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
General
1 74 (21.33%) Finance
2 26 (7.49%) Telecoms
3 16 (4.61%) Banking
4 14 (4.03%) Retail
5 8 (2.31%) Back Office
6 7 (2.02%) Publishing
7 6 (1.73%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.44%) Law
9 4 (1.15%) Electronics
9 4 (1.15%) Legal
9 4 (1.15%) Marketing
10 2 (0.58%) Advertising
10 2 (0.58%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.29%) German Language
11 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.86%) .NET
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.32%) Data Centre
3 12 (3.46%) User Experience
4 11 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.31%) FMCG
6 6 (1.73%) Digital TV
6 6 (1.73%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (1.15%) PMI
7 4 (1.15%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.86%) Learning Management System
9 2 (0.58%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.29%) CESG
10 1 (0.29%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (0.29%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.29%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.29%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.29%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.29%) Reinsurance
10 1 (0.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.31%) Windows
2 2 (0.58%) Linux
3 1 (0.29%) Unix
3 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (45.24%) ITIL
2 111 (31.99%) Project Management
3 80 (23.05%) Service Management
4 60 (17.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 56 (16.14%) PRINCE2
6 52 (14.99%) Service Delivery
7 46 (13.26%) Transition Management
8 43 (12.39%) ITIL V3
9 41 (11.82%) Service Design
10 36 (10.37%) Change Management
11 34 (9.80%) Release Management
12 31 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (6.34%) Migration
14 20 (5.76%) Supplier Management
15 18 (5.19%) ITSM
15 18 (5.19%) Programme Management
16 15 (4.32%) ERP
17 14 (4.03%) Continuous Improvement
18 13 (3.75%) E-Commerce
18 13 (3.75%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.29%) C
1 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (0.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (15.27%) ITIL Certification
2 34 (9.80%) Security Cleared
3 24 (6.92%) SC Cleared
4 17 (4.90%) Degree
5 13 (3.75%) PMI Certification
5 13 (3.75%) PMP
6 12 (3.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (2.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (1.44%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.15%) CAPM
10 3 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.86%) ISEB
11 2 (0.58%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.58%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.29%) CISSP
12 1 (0.29%) CLAS
12 1 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (8.36%) SLA
2 8 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.31%) QA
3 6 (1.73%) AIFMD
3 6 (1.73%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.73%) UCITS
4 3 (0.86%) COBIT
5 1 (0.29%) BS25999
5 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.29%) GMP
5 1 (0.29%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.58%) SCCM
2 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.29%) Puppet
2 1 (0.29%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (8.36%) SAP
2 18 (5.19%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.59%) Oracle
4 8 (2.31%) ArcSight
5 5 (1.44%) HP
6 3 (0.86%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.58%) IBM
7 2 (0.58%) Saba
8 1 (0.29%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.29%) Citrix
8 1 (0.29%) Civica
8 1 (0.29%) FrontRange
8 1 (0.29%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.29%) Google
8 1 (0.29%) hybris
8 1 (0.29%) Remedy
8 1 (0.29%) Sybase
8 1 (0.29%) Varonis
8 1 (0.29%) WorldPay
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
NHS BSA
Rate: From £40,028 to £48,034 per annum Agenda for Change Band 8a
Posted: 17 days ago