The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ServiceNow products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ServiceNow over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within ServiceNow.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ServiceNow
Rank 143 121 121
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Contract jobs citing ServiceNow 11 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.30% 0.46% 0.082%
As % of the Vendors category 0.65% 1.09% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
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£450 £463 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +44.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year
-18.51% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1688 1279 1119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.41% 41.63% 45.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 869 646 477
Average daily rate £368 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £223 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 88 95
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -17.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.49 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.49 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -10.25%

ServiceNow
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ServiceNow across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ServiceNow Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ServiceNow
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ServiceNow across the North West region.

ServiceNow Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ServiceNow
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ServiceNow across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

ServiceNow Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

ServiceNow
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ServiceNow across the North West region.

ServiceNow Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

ServiceNow
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ServiceNow within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -16 6 £450 +12.50% 2
Manchester -12 2 - -
Merseyside - 1 £450 -
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ServiceNow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing ServiceNow also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ServiceNow.

1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Banking
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) Informix
5 3 (14.29%) Ingres
5 3 (14.29%) Sybase
5 3 (14.29%) DB2
5 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 3 (14.29%) .NET
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle
5 3 (14.29%) UNIX
5 3 (14.29%) Service Management
5 3 (14.29%) Teradata
5 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (14.29%) Degree
5 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 3 (14.29%) CMDB
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (14.29%) Data Transformation
5 3 (14.29%) Database Security
5 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

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Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing ServiceNow also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ServiceNow. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) Acrobat
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) DB2
2 3 (14.29%) Informix
2 3 (14.29%) Ingres
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Support Technician
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Technician
3 2 (9.52%) Database Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Desktop Technician
3 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Transition Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Author
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Author
4 1 (4.76%) Database Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) SOAP
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) JSON
2 2 (9.52%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 3 (14.29%) CMDB
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) UNIX
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (14.29%) Service Management
3 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Data Transformation
3 3 (14.29%) Database Security
3 3 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
4 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
4 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
1 2 (9.52%) SCOM
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
1 3 (14.29%) Sybase
1 3 (14.29%) Teradata
2 2 (9.52%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Rapid7
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) McAfee