The median contractor rate for a Transition Manager was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Transition Manager
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 119 99
Rank change year-on-year +33 -20  
Contract jobs requiring a Transition Manager 19 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.04% 0.25% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.27% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 12
Median daily rate £463 £480 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.64% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £468 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £492 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -0.58% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.50 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1678 2208 2235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 91.79% 92.73% 92.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 814 1180 1119
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 95 92
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -30.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £29.06 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Transition Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Transition Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Transition Manager in Berkshire

Transition Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Transition Manager in Berkshire

Transition Manager
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Slough - 3 £463 -
Bracknell - 2 - -
Reading +10 1 - -
Transition Manager
South East

Transition Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 across the Berkshire region featuring Transition Manager in the job title.

1 17 (68.00%) ITIL
2 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
3 11 (44.00%) Service Management
4 10 (40.00%) ITIL V3
5 9 (36.00%) Service Delivery
6 8 (32.00%) Project Management
7 7 (28.00%) Back Office
7 7 (28.00%) Performance Metrics
7 7 (28.00%) Service Design
8 5 (20.00%) Degree
9 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (12.00%) Radio Access Network
10 3 (12.00%) Transition Management
10 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery Management
10 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
10 3 (12.00%) 3G
10 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
11 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (8.00%) Finance
11 2 (8.00%) Migration
11 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
11 2 (8.00%) APMP
11 2 (8.00%) 4G
11 2 (8.00%) Resource Management
11 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
11 2 (8.00%) VoLTE
12 1 (4.00%) Programme Delivery

Transition Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) 3G
1 3 (12.00%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (8.00%) 4G
2 2 (8.00%) VoLTE
General
1 12 (48.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (28.00%) Back Office
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) ITIL
2 11 (44.00%) Service Management
3 10 (40.00%) ITIL V3
4 9 (36.00%) Service Delivery
5 8 (32.00%) Project Management
6 7 (28.00%) Performance Metrics
6 7 (28.00%) Service Design
7 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery Management
8 3 (12.00%) Transition Management
9 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (8.00%) Migration
9 2 (8.00%) Resource Management
9 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
10 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
10 1 (4.00%) Programme Delivery
10 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) APMP
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) SAP