The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ServiceNow products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ServiceNow over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ServiceNow
Rank 306 447 438
Rank change year-on-year
+141 -9
Contract jobs citing ServiceNow 370 169 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.72% 0.33% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 1.67% 0.71% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 110 86
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £275 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £355 £413
% change year-on-year
+18.30% -13.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £41.50 -
% change year-on-year
-59.03% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22102 23646 22499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 42.93% 45.78% 45.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13177 13728 12376
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 856 998 981
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

ServiceNow
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ServiceNow Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ServiceNow
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ServiceNow within the UK.

ServiceNow Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ServiceNow
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ServiceNow within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

ServiceNow Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ServiceNow
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ServiceNow within the UK.

ServiceNow Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ServiceNow
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ServiceNow within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

ServiceNow Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

ServiceNow
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ServiceNow within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
England +105 320 £475 +5.55% 37
London +88 206 £500 - 19
South East +12 35 £400 - 10
North West +18 34 £490 +50.76% 2
Scotland - 31 £475 - 5
Cheshire +18 27 £490 +50.76%
Edinburgh - 26 £500 - 5
City of London +43 24 £475 +22.58% 8
West Midlands +1 22 £390 +40.54% 2
Warrington - 22 £490 -
Berkshire +14 17 £390 +20.00% 1
Birmingham +12 16 £375 - 2
East of England +12 13 £340 -20.00% 2
Surrey +1 11 £440 +3.52% 1
Wales -2 11 £338 +7.14% 1
Cardiff -3 10 £338 +7.14%
South Wales -9 10 £338 +7.14%
Slough +8 8 £390 +56.00%
Essex +3 7 - - 1
Colchester - 7 - -
North East - 6 £455 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £455 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £330 -
Cambridge - 5 £330 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £455 -
Yorkshire -13 4 £305 -28.23%
Southampton +13 3 £188 -
Hampshire +4 3 £188 -
Bracknell +1 3 £375 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £236 - 1

ServiceNow
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 387 (50.19%) ITIL
2 267 (34.63%) Service Management
2 267 (34.63%) ITSM
3 191 (24.77%) JavaScript
4 159 (20.62%) Finance
5 144 (18.68%) Web Services
6 136 (17.64%) Agile Software Development
7 129 (16.73%) HTML
8 106 (13.75%) CMDB
9 103 (13.36%) XML
10 98 (12.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 96 (12.45%) Banking
12 94 (12.19%) Change Management
13 92 (11.93%) CSS
14 81 (10.51%) Windows
15 79 (10.25%) Project Management
16 75 (9.73%) CMS
17 73 (9.47%) ITIL Certification
18 65 (8.43%) ITIL V3
18 65 (8.43%) SOAP
19 60 (7.78%) Linux
20 58 (7.52%) Degree
21 56 (7.26%) Remedy
22 54 (7.00%) Workflow
22 54 (7.00%) Microsoft
23 51 (6.61%) HP
23 51 (6.61%) Oracle
23 51 (6.61%) SDLC
24 46 (5.97%) Computer Science
24 46 (5.97%) PowerShell

ServiceNow
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 75 (9.73%) CMS
2 28 (3.63%) Node.js
3 13 (1.69%) IIS
4 11 (1.43%) SharePoint
5 7 (0.91%) MS Exchange
6 6 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (0.78%) Joomla!
7 4 (0.52%) Confluence
7 4 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.26%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.13%) Apache
10 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (0.13%) Liferay
10 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 35 (4.54%) MS Office
2 28 (3.63%) MS Excel
3 11 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.91%) MS Project
5 6 (0.78%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 26 (3.37%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.65%) Salerio
3 4 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.52%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.13%) assyst
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 39 (5.06%) SaaS
2 14 (1.82%) Taleo
3 10 (1.30%) PaaS
4 4 (0.52%) Office 365
5 2 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.37%) HTTP
1 26 (3.37%) LDAP
2 22 (2.85%) VPN
3 12 (1.56%) SSL
4 8 (1.04%) SNMP
5 6 (0.78%) DNS
5 6 (0.78%) Internet
6 5 (0.65%) SSH
7 3 (0.39%) DHCP
7 3 (0.39%) Intranet
8 2 (0.26%) Network Security
9 1 (0.13%) 3G
9 1 (0.13%) Broadband
9 1 (0.13%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.13%) FTP
9 1 (0.13%) NAS
9 1 (0.13%) POP3
9 1 (0.13%) SAN
9 1 (0.13%) SMTP
9 1 (0.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (5.58%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.17%) Pentaho
2 9 (1.17%) Relational Database
3 8 (1.04%) MySQL
3 8 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (0.91%) Oracle Database
4 7 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (0.78%) MariaDB
6 5 (0.65%) Data Mining
6 5 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.52%) DB2
7 4 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.39%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (3.89%) JIRA
2 14 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.17%) Subversion
4 7 (0.91%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.52%) HP UFT
5 4 (0.52%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.52%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.26%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.26%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.26%) ERwin
7 2 (0.26%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.26%) Selenium
7 2 (0.26%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.13%) Flyway
8 1 (0.13%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.13%) JUnit
8 1 (0.13%) Protractor
8 1 (0.13%) Toad
8 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 159 (20.62%) Finance
2 96 (12.45%) Banking
3 30 (3.89%) Pharmaceutical
4 27 (3.50%) Investment Banking
5 26 (3.37%) Financial Institution
6 11 (1.43%) Retail
7 10 (1.30%) Law
8 9 (1.17%) Front Office
9 7 (0.91%) Publishing
9 7 (0.91%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.52%) Back Office
10 4 (0.52%) Legal
11 3 (0.39%) Electronics
12 2 (0.26%) International Banking
12 2 (0.26%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.26%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.13%) Advertising
13 1 (0.13%) Billing
13 1 (0.13%) Games
13 1 (0.13%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 228 (29.57%) Developer
2 179 (23.22%) ServiceNow Developer
3 166 (21.53%) Analyst
4 99 (12.84%) Consultant
5 87 (11.28%) Architect
6 69 (8.95%) ServiceNow Consultant
7 48 (6.23%) Business Analyst
8 45 (5.84%) Project Manager
9 43 (5.58%) Service Analyst
10 29 (3.76%) Service Manager
10 29 (3.76%) Support Analyst
11 20 (2.59%) Administrator
12 19 (2.46%) ITSM Consultant
12 19 (2.46%) Senior Developer
13 18 (2.33%) Senior Manager
13 18 (2.33%) Technical Developer
14 17 (2.20%) Service Desk Analyst
15 16 (2.08%) Applications Support
15 16 (2.08%) ITSM Analyst
16 15 (1.95%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (18.68%) Web Services
2 129 (16.73%) HTML
3 103 (13.36%) XML
4 92 (11.93%) CSS
5 65 (8.43%) SOAP
6 41 (5.32%) HTML5
7 37 (4.80%) Ajax
7 37 (4.80%) jQuery
8 33 (4.28%) REST
9 25 (3.24%) JSON
10 21 (2.72%) .NET
10 21 (2.72%) JDBC
10 21 (2.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 20 (2.59%) ODBC
12 12 (1.56%) AngularJS
13 11 (1.43%) .NET Framework
14 9 (1.17%) COM
14 9 (1.17%) Middleware
15 7 (0.91%) J2EE
15 7 (0.91%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 106 (13.75%) CMDB
2 46 (5.97%) Computer Science
3 45 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (4.93%) Management Information System
5 17 (2.20%) Data Centre
6 13 (1.69%) Visualisation
7 9 (1.17%) Data Structures
8 7 (0.91%) Blackberry
9 6 (0.78%) Data Integration
9 6 (0.78%) Mainframe
10 5 (0.65%) Equities
10 5 (0.65%) Fixed Income
10 5 (0.65%) User Experience
11 4 (0.52%) Derivative
11 4 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.52%) iPad
11 4 (0.52%) SWIFT
12 3 (0.39%) Data Extraction
12 3 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.39%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 81 (10.51%) Windows
2 60 (7.78%) Linux
3 42 (5.45%) Unix
4 34 (4.41%) Windows 7
5 27 (3.50%) Windows Server
6 18 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (1.95%) AIX
7 15 (1.95%) Solaris
8 13 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (1.17%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.78%) Android
10 6 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.65%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.65%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.52%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.52%) zOS
13 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.26%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.13%) SUSE
15 1 (0.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 387 (50.19%) ITIL
2 267 (34.63%) ITSM
2 267 (34.63%) Service Management
3 136 (17.64%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (12.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 94 (12.19%) Change Management
6 79 (10.25%) Project Management
7 65 (8.43%) ITIL V3
8 54 (7.00%) Workflow
9 51 (6.61%) SDLC
10 42 (5.45%) Asset Management
11 41 (5.32%) Configuration Management
12 39 (5.06%) Business Analysis
13 36 (4.67%) Incident Management
13 36 (4.67%) Service Delivery
14 33 (4.28%) Problem Management
15 29 (3.76%) Scrum
15 29 (3.76%) User Acceptance Testing
16 28 (3.63%) Network Management
17 27 (3.50%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 191 (24.77%) JavaScript
2 46 (5.97%) PowerShell
3 44 (5.71%) Java
4 38 (4.93%) SQL
5 9 (1.17%) C#
6 8 (1.04%) PHP
7 7 (0.91%) C
7 7 (0.91%) Python
7 7 (0.91%) VB
8 6 (0.78%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.52%) COBOL
9 4 (0.52%) FQL
9 4 (0.52%) Perl
10 3 (0.39%) VB6
10 3 (0.39%) VBScript
11 2 (0.26%) C++
11 2 (0.26%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.13%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.13%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 73 (9.47%) ITIL Certification
2 58 (7.52%) Degree
3 17 (2.20%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.04%) MCP
6 8 (1.04%) SC Cleared
7 7 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 7 (0.91%) MCSE
8 6 (0.78%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.65%) CCNA
9 5 (0.65%) CCSA
9 5 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.65%) CISM
9 5 (0.65%) CISSP
9 5 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.65%) JNCIA
10 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.26%) CLAS
11 2 (0.26%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.71%) SLA
2 15 (1.95%) QA
3 11 (1.43%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (0.91%) COBIT
5 5 (0.65%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.39%) TickIT
7 1 (0.13%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.13%) ISO19770
7 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.13%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 38 (4.93%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.30%) NFS
3 10 (1.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 6 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.52%) vSphere
6 3 (0.39%) XenApp
7 2 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.26%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (0.26%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.26%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.13%) vCloud
8 1 (0.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (3.11%) SCCM
2 9 (1.17%) logstash
2 9 (1.17%) Nagios
3 8 (1.04%) Tivoli
4 6 (0.78%) SCOM
4 6 (0.78%) WSUS
5 5 (0.65%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 4 (0.52%) BMC Marimba
6 4 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.52%) ZABBIX
6 4 (0.52%) Zenoss
7 3 (0.39%) CA Wily
8 2 (0.26%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.26%) Netcool
8 2 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.26%) Opsview
8 2 (0.26%) ServiceCenter
8 2 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.26%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 56 (7.26%) Remedy
2 54 (7.00%) Microsoft
3 51 (6.61%) HP
3 51 (6.61%) Oracle
4 38 (4.93%) CA
5 24 (3.11%) BT
5 24 (3.11%) IBM
6 22 (2.85%) VMware
7 18 (2.33%) BMC
8 15 (1.95%) Citrix
9 13 (1.69%) Red Hat
10 12 (1.56%) Veritas
11 10 (1.30%) Cognizant
11 10 (1.30%) SAP
12 8 (1.04%) Cyber-Ark
12 8 (1.04%) FrontRange
12 8 (1.04%) Splunk
12 8 (1.04%) Symantec
13 7 (0.91%) Apple
13 7 (0.91%) SolarWinds
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