Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Transition Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 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 > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 524 484 497
Rank change year-on-year -40 +13 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Transition Manager 110 131 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.29% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.31% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 89 76
London median daily rate £475 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.70% -7.50%
10th Percentile £364 £412 £374
90th Percentile £600 £600 £650
England median daily rate £438 £463 £440
% change year-on-year -5.41% +5.11% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £27.50
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 London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44629 42675 44230
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 94.99% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 32318 30339 31174
London median daily rate £495 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.61% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 553 554 685
London median hourly rate £20.44 £19.77 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.38% +4.04% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Transition Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Transition Manager in London

Transition Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Transition Manager in London

Transition Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Transition Manager in London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Transition Manager in London

Transition Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Transition Manager in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Transition Manager in London

Transition Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 21 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
Central London -1 11 £400 -15.79% 2
South London -27 8 £523 +15.15%
West London -17 1 £425 -3.41%
North London - 1 - -
Transition Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 London region featuring Transition Manager in the job title.

1 51 (46.36%) ITIL
2 35 (31.82%) Service Management
3 29 (26.36%) Service Delivery
3 29 (26.36%) Service Design
4 23 (20.91%) ITIL Certification
5 22 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 21 (19.09%) SC Cleared
6 21 (19.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (15.45%) ITIL V3
7 17 (15.45%) Release Management
8 15 (13.64%) Finance
8 15 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (13.64%) Project Management
9 14 (12.73%) Transition Management
10 13 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (10.91%) Contract Management
11 12 (10.91%) Acceptance Criteria
11 12 (10.91%) ITSM
12 10 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
13 9 (8.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
13 9 (8.18%) Change Management
13 9 (8.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 8 (7.27%) COBIT
14 8 (7.27%) Six Sigma
14 8 (7.27%) PRINCE2
15 7 (6.36%) SDLC
16 6 (5.45%) Mentoring
16 6 (5.45%) Continuous Delivery
16 6 (5.45%) Asset Management
16 6 (5.45%) Programme Management

Transition Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.82%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.82%) LAN
1 2 (1.82%) WAN
2 1 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.82%) GIS
2 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
General
1 15 (13.64%) Finance
2 3 (2.73%) Legal
2 3 (2.73%) Retail
3 2 (1.82%) Publishing
3 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.91%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.82%) CMDB
2 2 (1.82%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.91%) NHS
3 1 (0.91%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (46.36%) ITIL
2 35 (31.82%) Service Management
3 29 (26.36%) Service Delivery
3 29 (26.36%) Service Design
4 21 (19.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (15.45%) ITIL V3
5 17 (15.45%) Release Management
6 15 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (13.64%) Project Management
7 14 (12.73%) Transition Management
8 12 (10.91%) Acceptance Criteria
8 12 (10.91%) Contract Management
8 12 (10.91%) ITSM
9 10 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
10 9 (8.18%) Change Management
10 9 (8.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 9 (8.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (7.27%) PRINCE2
11 8 (7.27%) Six Sigma
12 7 (6.36%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (20.91%) ITIL Certification
2 22 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 21 (19.09%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.82%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.82%) Degree
4 2 (1.82%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.27%) COBIT
2 4 (3.64%) QA
3 2 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.82%) PMO
3 2 (1.82%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (2.73%) SAP
2 2 (1.82%) Capita
2 2 (1.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.91%) Cisco
3 1 (0.91%) IBM
3 1 (0.91%) ServiceNow