The median contractor rate for a Transition Manager was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 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
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 507 500 487
Rank change year-on-year -7 -13  
Contract jobs requiring a Transition Manager 100 151 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.28% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 101 98
Median daily rate £463 £440 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.11% +8.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -1.76% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £39.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.50 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44561 50348 53046
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28813 32834 33338
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1376 1496 2028
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Transition Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Transition Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Transition Manager in the UK

Transition Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Transition Manager in the UK

Transition Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Transition Manager over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Transition Manager in the UK

Transition Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Transition Manager in the UK

Transition Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -7 97 £463 +5.11% 6
London -16 41 £475 -6.17% 2
South East +23 30 £431 +4.54%
Berkshire +33 19 £463 -3.64%
East of England +1 12 £416 +4.06% 1
Hampshire 0 8 £372 -9.81%
Bedfordshire - 7 £415 -
South West +6 4 £475 -35.81% 1
Hertfordshire -3 4 - -
Stevenage - 4 - -
Yorkshire +23 3 £438 +13.63%
Leeds +22 3 £438 -2.77%
West Yorkshire +16 3 £438 -2.77%
West Midlands +13 3 £375 -6.25% 2
Hook +4 3 £372 +3.04%
Luton - 3 £403 -
Slough - 3 £463 -
Cheshire +22 2 £350 -17.64%
North West +6 2 £350 -16.16%
Cardiff +1 2 £370 -17.77%
Wales -3 2 £370 -17.77%
Bristol -4 2 £488 -34.12%
South Wales -5 2 £370 -17.77%
City of London -6 2 £525 +7.69%
Bracknell - 2 - -
Coventry - 2 £375 - 1
Scotland +26 1 £550 +29.41%
Birmingham +19 1 £475 +58.33%
Reading +13 1 - -
Edinburgh +11 1 £550 +25.71%

Transition Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 featuring Transition Manager in the job title.

1 97 (46.86%) ITIL
2 59 (28.50%) Service Management
3 51 (24.64%) Finance
4 48 (23.19%) Service Delivery
4 48 (23.19%) Project Management
4 48 (23.19%) Service Design
5 47 (22.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (16.43%) ITIL V3
7 31 (14.98%) Transition Management
7 31 (14.98%) PRINCE2
8 24 (11.59%) SAP
9 23 (11.11%) Telecoms
10 22 (10.63%) ERP
10 22 (10.63%) Change Management
11 21 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (9.66%) CRM
13 16 (7.73%) SuccessFactors
14 14 (6.76%) SLA
14 14 (6.76%) ITIL Certification
15 13 (6.28%) Migration
15 13 (6.28%) Retail
16 12 (5.80%) Six Sigma
17 11 (5.31%) Back Office
17 11 (5.31%) Banking
17 11 (5.31%) Security Cleared
17 11 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (5.31%) SDLC
18 10 (4.83%) Release Management
18 10 (4.83%) Programme Management
19 9 (4.35%) Risk Management

Transition Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (3.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.73%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (1.93%) Office 365
3 2 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.97%) PaaS
3 2 (0.97%) SaaS
4 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.45%) 3G
1 3 (1.45%) Broadband
1 3 (1.45%) Internet
1 3 (1.45%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (1.45%) Unified Communications
1 3 (1.45%) WAN
2 2 (0.97%) 4G
2 2 (0.97%) LAN
2 2 (0.97%) VoLTE
3 1 (0.48%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.48%) Network Security
3 1 (0.48%) Skype
3 1 (0.48%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (0.48%) VLAN
3 1 (0.48%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.48%) Big Data
1 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
1 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.48%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 51 (24.64%) Finance
2 23 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.28%) Retail
4 11 (5.31%) Back Office
4 11 (5.31%) Banking
5 4 (1.93%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.93%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.93%) Marketing
6 3 (1.45%) Electronics
6 3 (1.45%) Local Government
7 1 (0.48%) Law
7 1 (0.48%) Legal
7 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.48%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.86%) Data Centre
3 4 (1.93%) Smart Meter
3 4 (1.93%) Virtual Team
4 3 (1.45%) Digital TV
4 3 (1.45%) FMCG
5 2 (0.97%) Mainframe
5 2 (0.97%) PMI
6 1 (0.48%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.97%) Windows
2 1 (0.48%) MVS
2 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (46.86%) ITIL
2 59 (28.50%) Service Management
3 48 (23.19%) Project Management
3 48 (23.19%) Service Delivery
3 48 (23.19%) Service Design
4 47 (22.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (16.43%) ITIL V3
6 31 (14.98%) PRINCE2
6 31 (14.98%) Transition Management
7 22 (10.63%) Change Management
7 22 (10.63%) ERP
8 21 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (9.66%) CRM
10 13 (6.28%) Migration
11 12 (5.80%) Six Sigma
12 11 (5.31%) SDLC
13 10 (4.83%) Programme Management
13 10 (4.83%) Release Management
14 9 (4.35%) E-Commerce
14 9 (4.35%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.48%) C
1 1 (0.48%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (6.76%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (5.31%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 8 (3.86%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.90%) Degree
6 4 (1.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.45%) APMP
7 3 (1.45%) PMP
8 2 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.97%) ISEB
8 2 (0.97%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.48%) CAPM
9 1 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.76%) SLA
2 9 (4.35%) QA
3 8 (3.86%) COBIT
4 6 (2.90%) ISO 9001
5 5 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.97%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.97%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (2.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (11.59%) SAP
2 4 (1.93%) Microsoft
2 4 (1.93%) Oracle
3 3 (1.45%) JD Edwards
3 3 (1.45%) Remedy
3 3 (1.45%) ServiceNow
4 2 (0.97%) ArcSight
4 2 (0.97%) BMC
4 2 (0.97%) Cisco
4 2 (0.97%) Cognizant
4 2 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.48%) Arqiva
5 1 (0.48%) Avaya
5 1 (0.48%) Citrix
5 1 (0.48%) FireEye
5 1 (0.48%) Siebel
5 1 (0.48%) Workday
5 1 (0.48%) WorldPay
5 1 (0.48%) Zuora
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