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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ServiceNow
Rank 379 400 513
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +113
Contract jobs citing ServiceNow 230 205 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.37% 0.095%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 0.82% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 127 18
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£425 £400 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £203 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £551 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 6
Average hourly rate £13.09 £19.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.13% +31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £13.55 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £25.15 £78.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £24.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-48.45% +67.24%

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
25269 25137 22645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.35% 45.52% 46.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 14362 14090 11990
Average daily rate £400 £392 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1091 1071 1207
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £41.15 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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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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 +9 209 £425 +6.25% 43
London +42 144 £450 +20.00% 18
South East -15 36 £369 -13.23% 7
City of London -3 22 £350 +20.68% 3
Buckinghamshire +6 18 £388 +9.15% 1
Berkshire +7 14 £350 - 3
High Wycombe +4 12 £388 +42.20%
Scotland - 10 - -
North West -23 9 £410 -3.52% 2
Wales -2 8 £500 +53.84%
East of England +25 7 £333 -14.19% 3
West Midlands -19 6 £280 -30.00% 4
Canary Wharf - 6 £525 -
Edinburgh - 6 - -
Maidenhead - 5 £400 -
Hertfordshire +8 4 £475 -5.00% 1
Reading +4 4 £375 -
South Wales 0 4 £500 +53.84%
West Wales - 4 - -
Swansea - 4 - -
Cardiff +11 3 £500 +53.84%
Croydon 0 3 £300 -
Manchester -12 3 - -
Slough - 3 £200 -
Uxbridge - 3 - -
Glasgow - 3 - -
Oxfordshire - 3 £275 -
South West -5 2 £375 -5.06% 5
Tyne and Wear - 2 £190 - 2
Yorkshire - 2 - -

ServiceNow
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 175 (44.42%) ITIL
2 135 (34.26%) ITSM
3 104 (26.40%) Service Management
4 89 (22.59%) HTML
4 89 (22.59%) Microsoft
5 79 (20.05%) XML
6 72 (18.27%) JavaScript
6 72 (18.27%) Windows
6 72 (18.27%) Finance
7 68 (17.26%) CMDB
8 67 (17.01%) Web Services
9 62 (15.74%) Banking
10 61 (15.48%) CSS
11 53 (13.45%) HP
12 47 (11.93%) SaaS
13 43 (10.91%) Remedy
13 43 (10.91%) Project Management
14 42 (10.66%) CA
15 39 (9.90%) Workflow
15 39 (9.90%) Agile Software Development
16 38 (9.64%) Citrix
16 38 (9.64%) SQL
17 34 (8.63%) LDAP
17 34 (8.63%) Active Directory
17 34 (8.63%) Ajax
18 33 (8.38%) Incident Management
18 33 (8.38%) VPN
19 31 (7.87%) Degree
20 30 (7.61%) SSL
20 30 (7.61%) SharePoint

ServiceNow
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 30 (7.61%) SharePoint
2 28 (7.11%) CMS
3 18 (4.57%) OpenStack
4 6 (1.52%) WorkSite
5 5 (1.27%) Confluence
6 4 (1.02%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.76%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.25%) Lync
8 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.25%) Drupal
8 1 (0.25%) SmartSockets
Applications
1 28 (7.11%) MS Office
1 28 (7.11%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.03%) MS Visio
2 8 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.25%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 17 (4.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.51%) assyst
3 1 (0.25%) TeleForm
3 1 (0.25%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 47 (11.93%) SaaS
2 7 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.27%) Force.com
4 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.51%) IaaS
5 2 (0.51%) PaaS
5 2 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.25%) Office 365
6 1 (0.25%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 34 (8.63%) LDAP
2 33 (8.38%) VPN
3 30 (7.61%) SSL
4 25 (6.35%) SAN
5 23 (5.84%) TCP/IP
6 21 (5.33%) NAS
7 18 (4.57%) NetScaler
8 11 (2.79%) DNS
9 7 (1.78%) HTTPS
10 6 (1.52%) SMTP
10 6 (1.52%) HTTP
10 6 (1.52%) Internet
11 5 (1.27%) IMAP
11 5 (1.27%) LAN
11 5 (1.27%) DHCP
12 4 (1.02%) WAN
13 3 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.76%) VoIP
14 2 (0.51%) Intranet
14 2 (0.51%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.78%) Relational Database
2 7 (1.78%) MySQL
3 6 (1.52%) DB2
3 6 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.27%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (1.27%) MS Access
5 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.51%) Informix
6 2 (0.51%) Ingres
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.25%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.25%) QlikView
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (2.28%) JIRA
2 7 (1.78%) Subversion
3 5 (1.27%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.25%) MSI
4 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.25%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.25%) Toad
General
1 72 (18.27%) Finance
2 62 (15.74%) Banking
3 21 (5.33%) Retail
4 20 (5.08%) Investment Banking
5 10 (2.54%) Legal
6 6 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.27%) Publishing
8 4 (1.02%) Law
9 3 (0.76%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.76%) Billing
10 2 (0.51%) Back Office
10 2 (0.51%) German Language
11 1 (0.25%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.25%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.25%) French Language
11 1 (0.25%) Games
11 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.25%) Front Office
11 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 97 (24.62%) Analyst
2 83 (21.07%) Consultant
3 81 (20.56%) Developer
4 69 (17.51%) ServiceNow Developer
5 65 (16.50%) ServiceNow Consultant
6 34 (8.63%) Service Analyst
7 27 (6.85%) Architect
8 26 (6.60%) Project Manager
9 25 (6.35%) Business Analyst
10 24 (6.09%) Technical Consultant
11 22 (5.58%) Service Desk Analyst
12 21 (5.33%) Senior Consultant
13 20 (5.08%) Technical Developer
13 20 (5.08%) ITSM Consultant
14 18 (4.57%) Senior Developer
14 18 (4.57%) Senior Technical Consultant
15 17 (4.31%) Administrator
16 16 (4.06%) Wintel Analyst
17 11 (2.79%) Implementation Consultant
18 10 (2.54%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (22.59%) HTML
2 79 (20.05%) XML
3 67 (17.01%) Web Services
4 61 (15.48%) CSS
5 34 (8.63%) Ajax
6 23 (5.84%) SOAP
7 21 (5.33%) Middleware
8 19 (4.82%) COM
9 7 (1.78%) .NET
10 6 (1.52%) XHTML
11 3 (0.76%) REST
12 2 (0.51%) XSL
12 2 (0.51%) Application Packaging
12 2 (0.51%) jQuery
13 1 (0.25%) Ultra Messaging
13 1 (0.25%) HTML5
13 1 (0.25%) CSS3
13 1 (0.25%) RESTful
13 1 (0.25%) Oracle Fusion
13 1 (0.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 68 (17.26%) CMDB
2 23 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (5.33%) Replication
4 8 (2.03%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.78%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.27%) Statistics
7 4 (1.02%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.02%) iPad
8 3 (0.76%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.76%) iPhone
8 3 (0.76%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.76%) Fixed Income
8 3 (0.76%) Equities
8 3 (0.76%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.51%) PMI
9 2 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.51%) NHS
9 2 (0.51%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.51%) Open Source
9 2 (0.51%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 72 (18.27%) Windows
2 25 (6.35%) Windows 7
3 16 (4.06%) Linux
4 14 (3.55%) UNIX
5 11 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (2.79%) Windows XP
6 10 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.52%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.25%) Android
10 1 (0.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (44.42%) ITIL
2 135 (34.26%) ITSM
3 104 (26.40%) Service Management
4 43 (10.91%) Project Management
5 39 (9.90%) Workflow
5 39 (9.90%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (8.38%) Incident Management
7 26 (6.60%) Knowledge Management
8 24 (6.09%) Change Management
9 23 (5.84%) Configuration Management
9 23 (5.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 22 (5.58%) IT Asset Management
11 21 (5.33%) Problem Management
11 21 (5.33%) ITIL V2
12 20 (5.08%) Customer Engagement
12 20 (5.08%) Technical Architecture
12 20 (5.08%) Business Analysis
13 19 (4.82%) Content Management
13 19 (4.82%) Unit Testing
13 19 (4.82%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (18.27%) JavaScript
2 38 (9.64%) SQL
3 30 (7.61%) Java
4 26 (6.60%) PowerShell
5 22 (5.58%) C#
6 20 (5.08%) VBScript
7 4 (1.02%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.02%) Python
7 4 (1.02%) Ruby
8 3 (0.76%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.76%) C++
9 2 (0.51%) Perl
9 2 (0.51%) PHP
9 2 (0.51%) VB
10 1 (0.25%) R
10 1 (0.25%) VB6
10 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.25%) C
10 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (7.87%) Degree
2 19 (4.82%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (2.03%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.03%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.02%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (0.76%) MCSE
6 3 (0.76%) MCSA
6 3 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.51%) PMP
7 2 (0.51%) ISEB
7 2 (0.51%) MCP
8 1 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.25%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.25%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.25%) CCNP
8 1 (0.25%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.79%) SLA
2 7 (1.78%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.02%) QA
4 2 (0.51%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.25%) COBIT
5 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (8.63%) Active Directory
2 27 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (5.58%) Hyper-V
4 20 (5.08%) XenApp
5 18 (4.57%) XenDesktop
5 18 (4.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 18 (4.57%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.02%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (0.51%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.51%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.51%) vSphere
8 1 (0.25%) UAG
8 1 (0.25%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 27 (6.85%) SCCM
2 24 (6.09%) SCOM
3 21 (5.33%) HP UCMDB
4 18 (4.57%) SCVMM
4 18 (4.57%) HP SIM
5 16 (4.06%) EdgeSight
6 9 (2.28%) Tivoli
7 6 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (0.76%) Netcool
10 2 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.51%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.51%) Puppet
11 1 (0.25%) CA Spectrum
11 1 (0.25%) Control-M
11 1 (0.25%) Unicenter
11 1 (0.25%) OpenView
Vendors
1 89 (22.59%) Microsoft
2 53 (13.45%) HP
3 43 (10.91%) Remedy
4 42 (10.66%) CA
5 38 (9.64%) Citrix
6 30 (7.61%) VMware
7 27 (6.85%) BMC
8 25 (6.35%) IBM
9 23 (5.84%) Dell
10 19 (4.82%) Oracle
11 18 (4.57%) Veritas
12 16 (4.06%) Veeam
12 16 (4.06%) Nimsoft
13 7 (1.78%) Sybase
13 7 (1.78%) Cisco
14 6 (1.52%) EMC
14 6 (1.52%) FrontRange
15 4 (1.02%) webMethods
15 4 (1.02%) SAP
15 4 (1.02%) Symantec
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Lucid Support Services Ltd
Rate: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Rubicon Consulting
Rate: From £350 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Rubicon Consulting
Rate: From £350 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago