Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Transition Manager was £430 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 24 November 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
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 179 201
Rank change year-on-year -7 +22 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Transition Manager 13 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.25% 0.39% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.41% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 10
East of England median daily rate £430 £450 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +16.88% -18.95%
10th Percentile £399 £325 £296
90th Percentile £493 £525 £425
England median daily rate £440 £463 £436
% change year-on-year -4.86% +6.20% +2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East of England median hourly rate - £23.50 -
England median hourly rate - £39.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +43.64% -47.62%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4850 4660 5637
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.99% 95.55% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2783 2685 3295
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% - +3.33%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £206
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 381 536
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +7.48% +4.68%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.17 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Transition Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Transition Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Transition Manager in the East of England

Transition Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Transition Manager in the East of England

Transition Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Transition Manager in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Transition Manager in the East of England

Transition Manager
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire -1 11 £426 +7.91%
Hertfordshire -8 1 £425 -5.56%
Cambridgeshire -23 1 £525 +16.67% 1
Transition Manager
England

Transition Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 East of England region featuring Transition Manager in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Service Design
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Retail
3 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL V3
5 3 (23.08%) Office 365
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.69%) Service Management
7 1 (7.69%) Change Management
7 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (7.69%) Finance
7 1 (7.69%) Migration
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.69%) Avaya
7 1 (7.69%) C
7 1 (7.69%) SAP
7 1 (7.69%) LAN
7 1 (7.69%) WAN
7 1 (7.69%) SLA
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco
7 1 (7.69%) Games
7 1 (7.69%) Scrum
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
7 1 (7.69%) DevOps
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) Skype
7 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
7 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
7 1 (7.69%) Local Government

Transition Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) Skype
1 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
General
1 7 (53.85%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
1 8 (61.54%) Service Design
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL V3
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Governance
4 1 (7.69%) Release Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Avaya
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco
1 1 (7.69%) SAP