Period
to 19 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of ServiceNow products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ServiceNow over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

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

ServiceNow
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 126 137
Rank change year-on-year -6 +11 -22
Contract jobs citing ServiceNow 34 37 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.88% 0.92% 0.91%
As % of the Vendors category 1.81% 1.86% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 21
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £127 £228 £105
90th Percentile £564 £594 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.25 - £110.00
10th Percentile £11.63 - £105.00
90th Percentile £14.68 - £115.00
South East median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £59.31
% change year-on-year -3.57% -76.40% +204.15%

ServiceNow is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,879 1,985 2,321
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.42% 49.24% 50.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 939 965 1,218
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £218 £263 £228
90th Percentile £575 £588 £569
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 110 122
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +20.00% -42.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £46.75 £40.23 £27.95
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.31 £17.23
% change year-on-year -4.69% +0.51% -4.31%

ServiceNow
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing ServiceNow as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for ServiceNow in Berkshire

ServiceNow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ServiceNow in Berkshire

ServiceNow
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ServiceNow in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ServiceNow in Berkshire

ServiceNow
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ServiceNow within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
Reading +4 17 £450 +44.00% 2
Bracknell -6 7 £450 +260.00%
Slough - 4 £133 -
Maidenhead +2 2 £335 -44.17%
Newbury -12 1 £550 +34.15%
ServiceNow
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ServiceNow also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for ServiceNow.

1 15 (44.12%) ITIL
2 11 (32.35%) Service Management
3 8 (23.53%) ITSM
4 7 (20.59%) Finance
4 7 (20.59%) Project Management
4 7 (20.59%) Asset Management
5 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 6 (17.65%) HTML
5 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (17.65%) XML
6 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
6 5 (14.71%) CMS
6 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.71%) Windows
6 5 (14.71%) QA
6 5 (14.71%) CMDB
6 5 (14.71%) Issue Tracking
7 4 (11.76%) Node.js
7 4 (11.76%) jQuery
7 4 (11.76%) HTML5
7 4 (11.76%) Linux
7 4 (11.76%) Java
7 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.82%) Remedy
8 3 (8.82%) VPN
8 3 (8.82%) PMP
8 3 (8.82%) APMP

ServiceNow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (14.71%) CMS
2 2 (5.88%) Apache
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) JBoss
2 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) IaaS
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.88%) PaaS
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) VPN
2 2 (5.88%) SSL
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Project Manager
3 6 (17.65%) Service Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (8.82%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Developer
5 3 (8.82%) IT Manager
5 3 (8.82%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Service Desk Support
5 3 (8.82%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) ServiceNow Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Report Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) HTML
1 6 (17.65%) XML
2 4 (11.76%) HTML5
2 4 (11.76%) jQuery
2 4 (11.76%) Node.js
3 2 (5.88%) LDAP
3 2 (5.88%) Middleware
3 2 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (2.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) CMDB
2 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Unix
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) ITIL
2 11 (32.35%) Service Management
3 8 (23.53%) ITSM
4 7 (20.59%) Asset Management
4 7 (20.59%) Project Management
5 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
6 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.71%) Issue Tracking
6 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
7 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (5.88%) Change Management
9 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.88%) Decision-Making
9 2 (5.88%) DevOps
9 2 (5.88%) ITIL V3
9 2 (5.88%) Scrum
9 2 (5.88%) SDLC
9 2 (5.88%) Task Automation
9 2 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
2 4 (11.76%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) APMP
1 3 (8.82%) PMP
2 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) GDPR
3 1 (2.94%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (8.82%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.94%) Ansible
2 1 (2.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Remedy
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco
3 1 (2.94%) DocuSign
3 1 (2.94%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) Intel
3 1 (2.94%) Juniper
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) SAP