The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Service Transition Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Transition Manager
England / West Midlands
Rank 112 122 101
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Service Transition Manager 11 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.46% 0.12% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.12% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 11
Median daily rate £425 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
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 in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2252 2455 2055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.87% 94.75% 93.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1394 1385 1144
Median daily rate £400 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 77 168
Median hourly rate £16.75 £14.00 £15.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% -10.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.33 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Service Transition Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Service Transition Manager in the job title.

Service Transition Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Service Transition Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Service Transition Manager across the West Midlands region.

Service Transition Manager Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Service Transition Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Service Transition Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Service Transition Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Service Transition Manager
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Transition Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Coventry - 7 £390 -
Staffordshire - 3 £425 -
Service Transition Manager
England

Service Transition Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Service 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Service Transition Manager in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (47.62%) Service Management
2 10 (47.62%) Service Delivery
3 9 (42.86%) Project Management
4 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
5 7 (33.33%) Transition Management
6 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
6 6 (28.57%) ITSM
6 6 (28.57%) Finance
7 5 (23.81%) Migration
7 5 (23.81%) Data Migration
7 5 (23.81%) Information Assurance
8 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (19.05%) Service Design
8 4 (19.05%) ServiceNow
8 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
10 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
10 2 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (9.52%) ITIL V2
10 2 (9.52%) APMP
10 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
10 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
10 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
11 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
11 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
11 1 (4.76%) Problem Management

Service Transition Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
1 1 (4.76%) PMI
1 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
1 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (47.62%) Service Delivery
2 10 (47.62%) Service Management
3 9 (42.86%) Project Management
4 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
5 7 (33.33%) Transition Management
6 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
6 6 (28.57%) ITSM
7 5 (23.81%) Data Migration
7 5 (23.81%) Information Assurance
7 5 (23.81%) Migration
8 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (19.05%) Service Design
8 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (9.52%) ITIL V2
9 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
9 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
10 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
10 1 (4.76%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (9.52%) APMP
2 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) ServiceNow
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) BMC
3 1 (4.76%) Remedy