Period
to 13 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Service Transition Manager was £430 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

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.

Service Transition Manager
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 155 166
Rank change year-on-year -2 +11 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Service Transition Manager 12 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.35% 0.099% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.10% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 3
West Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +11.84% -15.56%
10th Percentile £406 £373 £366
90th Percentile £450 £438 £413
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £380
% change year-on-year - +11.84% -30.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 3,293 2,946 3,367
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.87% 96.75% 96.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,226 2,027 2,176
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £276 £256 £250
90th Percentile £556 £545 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 90 107
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.20 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.15% +13.60% -8.05%
10th Percentile £10.36 £9.81 £8.75
90th Percentile £25.00 £40.00 £23.85
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.46 £14.88 £13.75
% change year-on-year +3.95% +8.18% +1.14%

Service Transition Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Transition Manager in West Yorkshire

Service Transition Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Transition Manager in West Yorkshire

Service Transition Manager
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Service Transition Manager within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. 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
Bradford -15 4 £428 +0.59%
Leeds +8 2 £431 +15.00%
Wakefield - 1 £413 - 1
Service Transition Manager
Yorkshire

Service Transition Manager Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, Service Transition Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Service Transition Manager in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (50.00%) Service Design
4 5 (41.67%) Retail
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
6 3 (25.00%) Transition Management
6 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Change Management
6 3 (25.00%) Validation
6 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 1 (8.33%) SDLC
8 1 (8.33%) High Availability
8 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
8 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (8.33%) PMO
8 1 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 1 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
8 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
8 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (8.33%) Service Management

Service Transition Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 5 (41.67%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (50.00%) Service Design
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Change Management
5 3 (25.00%) Transition Management
5 3 (25.00%) Validation
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
7 1 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (8.33%) High Availability
7 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (8.33%) SDLC
7 1 (8.33%) Service Management
7 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft