Period
to 28 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Transition Manager was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 28 July 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 > South East
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 315 330 288
Rank change year-on-year +15 -42 +34
Contract jobs requiring a Transition Manager 50 69 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.37% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.39% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 48 80
South East median daily rate £400 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.91% +1.94% -5.88%
10th Percentile £303 £312 £325
90th Percentile £529 £575 £489
England median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -10.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
South East median hourly rate - £39.75 -
England median hourly rate - £31.50 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 15306 17656 18535
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.44% 95.03% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8810 10679 10481
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £243 £235 £230
90th Percentile £550 £545 £525
England median daily rate £443 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.12% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 723 752 891
South East median hourly rate £17.68 £19.61 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.84% +12.06% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.73 £45.00
England median hourly rate £18.10 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -4.74% +8.57% +1.74%

Transition Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Transition Manager in the South East

Transition Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Transition Manager in the South East

Transition Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Transition Manager in the South East over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Transition Manager in the South East

Transition Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Transition Manager in the South East

Transition Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 28 July 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
Thames Valley +13 32 £400 -0.69% 1
Berkshire +38 28 £400 +14.29% 1
Hampshire +14 15 £374 +3.46% 1
Buckinghamshire -29 4 £416 +1.52%
Surrey +1 2 £524 - 1
Transition Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 South East region featuring Transition Manager in the job title.

1 27 (54.00%) ITIL
2 14 (28.00%) Telecoms
2 14 (28.00%) Service Design
3 13 (26.00%) Service Management
3 13 (26.00%) Service Delivery
4 12 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (22.00%) Project Management
6 9 (18.00%) Transition Management
7 8 (16.00%) ITIL V3
8 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2
9 5 (10.00%) Finance
9 5 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
10 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery Management
10 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (6.00%) Retail
11 3 (6.00%) Digital TV
11 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (6.00%) Resource Management
11 3 (6.00%) Lean Six Sigma
11 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 3 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
11 3 (6.00%) Broadband
11 3 (6.00%) ISO 9001
11 3 (6.00%) Internet
11 3 (6.00%) Six Sigma
11 3 (6.00%) Smart Meter
11 3 (6.00%) Radio Access Network
11 3 (6.00%) Data Centre

Transition Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) PaaS
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Broadband
1 3 (6.00%) Internet
1 3 (6.00%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (4.00%) VoLTE
3 1 (2.00%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) Big Data
General
1 14 (28.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Back Office
4 2 (4.00%) Marketing
5 1 (2.00%) Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Electronics
5 1 (2.00%) Local Government
5 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (6.00%) Digital TV
1 3 (6.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (4.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (54.00%) ITIL
2 14 (28.00%) Service Design
3 13 (26.00%) Service Delivery
3 13 (26.00%) Service Management
4 12 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (22.00%) Project Management
6 9 (18.00%) Transition Management
7 8 (16.00%) ITIL V3
8 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2
9 5 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery Management
11 3 (6.00%) Lean Six Sigma
11 3 (6.00%) Performance Metrics
11 3 (6.00%) Resource Management
11 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
11 3 (6.00%) Six Sigma
12 2 (4.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
12 2 (4.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.00%) APMP
3 2 (4.00%) Degree
3 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.00%) QA
3 1 (2.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (4.00%) SAP
2 1 (2.00%) Arqiva
2 1 (2.00%) Hyperion
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle
2 1 (2.00%) Workday
Thames Ditton, Surrey
PCR
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 9 days ago