Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Transition Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Transition Management over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Management
England > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 211 230
Rank change year-on-year +11 +19 -34
Contract jobs citing Transition Management 6 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.11% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.30% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 15
North West median daily rate £481 £375 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.33% -31.82% +39.68%
10th Percentile £406 £288 £335
90th Percentile £519 £523 £1,000
England median daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.78% - +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £39.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year - +44.55% +139.13%

Transition Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4624 5727 6938
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.08% 83.79% 81.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2961 3686 4208
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £588 £556 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 166 282
North West median hourly rate £25.12 £22.00 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.18% -27.92% +74.40%
10th Percentile £11.52 £11.79 £12.37
90th Percentile £53.00 £53.00 £52.47
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Transition Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Transition Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Transition Management in the North West

Transition Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Transition Management in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Transition Management in the North West

Transition Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Transition Management in the North West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Transition Management in the North West

Transition Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Transition Management within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 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
Manchester +11 3 £388 -13.89%
Cheshire - 2 £506 - 1
Merseyside - 1 £475 -
Transition Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Transition Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Transition Management.

1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
3 2 (33.33%) SFIA
3 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (33.33%) Strategic Thinking
3 2 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (16.67%) PMO
4 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Publishing
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) People Management

Transition Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Transition Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Transition Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Change Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Change Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
3 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) SFIA
3 2 (33.33%) Strategic Thinking
4 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PMO
1 1 (16.67%) SLA