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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Transition Manager
UK
Rank 506 505 423
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -82
Contract jobs requiring a Transition Manager 85 113 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.22% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.23% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 76 118
Median daily rate £445 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £355 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £650 £658
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
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
42377 48205 48154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.76% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27593 30644 30320
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 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1495 1752 1913
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.12 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 84 £445 -1.11% 14
London +13 32 £488 +3.72% 5
South East +14 17 £440 +2.50% 2
West Midlands -1 10 £390 +20.00% 3
South West +20 6 £516 +34.90% 3
Surrey +19 6 £440 -5.73%
Wiltshire - 6 £516 -
North West +24 5 £375 -16.66%
Berkshire +8 5 - - 1
Coventry - 5 £328 - 1
Hampshire +16 4 £363 +3.57%
West Yorkshire +10 4 £381 -12.85% 1
Yorkshire +4 4 £381 -25.60% 1
East Midlands +3 4 £550 +37.50%
Corsham - 4 £507 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 £440 -
Southampton +11 3 £350 +16.66%
Nottingham +8 3 £550 +37.50%
Nottinghamshire +7 3 £550 +37.50%
East of England +1 3 £438 +12.90%
Manchester - 3 £300 -
Hertfordshire -5 2 £438 -
City of London -7 2 £425 -10.52% 2
Leeds +9 1 £350 -17.64% 1
Milton Keynes +8 1 £388 -33.18% 1
Derbyshire +2 1 £550 -
Merseyside 0 1 £450 -
Middlesex 0 1 £500 +42.85%
Buckinghamshire -1 1 £388 -33.18% 1
Birmingham -2 1 £500 +53.84%

Transition Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 125 (49.21%) ITIL
2 65 (25.59%) Project Management
2 65 (25.59%) Service Management
3 56 (22.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (19.69%) Service Delivery
5 48 (18.90%) Finance
6 43 (16.93%) Service Design
7 36 (14.17%) Transition Management
8 35 (13.78%) PRINCE2
9 33 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (12.20%) ITIL Certification
10 31 (12.20%) ITIL V3
11 29 (11.42%) Security Cleared
12 27 (10.63%) Change Management
13 26 (10.24%) SC Cleared
14 22 (8.66%) Migration
15 20 (7.87%) Release Management
16 18 (7.09%) Data Centre
17 17 (6.69%) MS Excel
17 17 (6.69%) Programme Management
18 16 (6.30%) ITSM
19 15 (5.91%) SAP
19 15 (5.91%) SLA
19 15 (5.91%) Microsoft
19 15 (5.91%) MS PowerPoint
20 14 (5.51%) Degree
21 13 (5.12%) Supplier Management
21 13 (5.12%) MS Office
21 13 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
21 13 (5.12%) Waterfall

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 (3.15%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.79%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (6.69%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.91%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (5.12%) MS Office
4 10 (3.94%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.15%) Office 365
2 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.39%) IaaS
3 1 (0.39%) PaaS
3 1 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.18%) Internet
1 3 (1.18%) LAN
1 3 (1.18%) WAN
2 2 (0.79%) Broadband
2 2 (0.79%) SAN
2 2 (0.79%) Skype
3 1 (0.39%) 3G
3 1 (0.39%) 4G
3 1 (0.39%) MPLS
3 1 (0.39%) Network Security
3 1 (0.39%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.39%) JIRA
General
1 48 (18.90%) Finance
2 8 (3.15%) Banking
3 6 (2.36%) Back Office
3 6 (2.36%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.57%) Billing
4 4 (1.57%) Publishing
4 4 (1.57%) Retail
5 3 (1.18%) Law
6 2 (0.79%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.39%) Advertising
7 1 (0.39%) Electronics
7 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Legal
7 1 (0.39%) Local Government
7 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.39%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.39%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (0.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.09%) Data Centre
2 13 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.33%) Virtual Team
4 6 (2.36%) CMDB
5 5 (1.97%) PMI
6 4 (1.57%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.57%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.18%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (0.79%) BBC
8 2 (0.79%) Digital TV
8 2 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.79%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.79%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.39%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.39%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.39%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.39%) RIA
9 1 (0.39%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.33%) Windows
2 2 (0.79%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (49.21%) ITIL
2 65 (25.59%) Project Management
2 65 (25.59%) Service Management
3 56 (22.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (19.69%) Service Delivery
5 43 (16.93%) Service Design
6 36 (14.17%) Transition Management
7 35 (13.78%) PRINCE2
8 33 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (12.20%) ITIL V3
10 27 (10.63%) Change Management
11 22 (8.66%) Migration
12 20 (7.87%) Release Management
13 17 (6.69%) Programme Management
14 16 (6.30%) ITSM
15 13 (5.12%) Supplier Management
15 13 (5.12%) Waterfall
16 12 (4.72%) Incident Management
17 9 (3.54%) Configuration Management
17 9 (3.54%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.15%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (12.20%) ITIL Certification
2 29 (11.42%) Security Cleared
3 26 (10.24%) SC Cleared
4 14 (5.51%) Degree
5 6 (2.36%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.36%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.97%) APMP
6 5 (1.97%) PMP
6 5 (1.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.79%) ISEB
9 1 (0.39%) CAPM
9 1 (0.39%) CISSP
9 1 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.39%) IRCA
9 1 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.39%) MCITP
9 1 (0.39%) MCSE
9 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.91%) SLA
2 10 (3.94%) QA
3 6 (2.36%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (2.36%) Solvency II
4 3 (1.18%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (5.91%) Microsoft
1 15 (5.91%) SAP
2 8 (3.15%) ServiceNow
3 5 (1.97%) Remedy
4 4 (1.57%) IBM
5 3 (1.18%) BMC
5 3 (1.18%) Google
6 2 (0.79%) EMC
6 2 (0.79%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (0.79%) Workday
7 1 (0.39%) Citrix
7 1 (0.39%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.39%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.39%) Oracle
7 1 (0.39%) WorldPay
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