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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 156 144
Rank change year-on-year +23 -12  
Contract jobs citing Transition Management 3 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.10% 0.080% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.097% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Median daily rate £475 £305 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.73% -21.29%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £469 £418 £425
% change year-on-year +12.27% -1.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.75 -

Transition Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2383 3100 2861
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 80.70% 82.23% 78.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1411 1959 1688
Median daily rate £413 £415 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.60% +7.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 78 122
Median hourly rate £40.00 £28.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.35% -16.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £56.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Transition Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Transition Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 7 (87.50%) Project Management
1 7 (87.50%) Change Management
1 7 (87.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (75.00%) Back Office
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (75.00%) SAP
2 6 (75.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (75.00%) Life Science
3 5 (62.50%) SAP Implementation
3 5 (62.50%) Logistics
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) Service Design
5 1 (12.50%) Service 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:

Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 6 (75.00%) Back Office
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Change Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Change Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Organisational Change Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Change Management
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
1 7 (87.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (62.50%) Logistics
2 5 (62.50%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Service Design
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) SAP