The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 27 June 2017 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
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 97 142
Rank change year-on-year -8 +45  
Contract jobs citing ServiceNow 34 62 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.15% 1.63% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 2.57% 3.60% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 42 8
Median daily rate £425 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £353 £387
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £391
% change year-on-year +6.66% -4.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £20.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +86.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £20.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year -26.82% +86.36%  

ServiceNow is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1322 1723 1666
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 44.89% 45.39% 45.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 722 1011 845
Median daily rate £413 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +8.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 60 107
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.39 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.53% +8.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

ServiceNow
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing ServiceNow as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for ServiceNow in the North West

ServiceNow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ServiceNow in the North West

ServiceNow
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ServiceNow in the North West over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ServiceNow in the North West

ServiceNow
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ServiceNow 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ServiceNow within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +25 26 £425 +21.42% 3
Cheshire +2 8 £388 -29.54%
ServiceNow
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ServiceNow also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for ServiceNow.

1 42 (70.00%) ITIL
2 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (41.67%) ITSM
4 16 (26.67%) Finance
5 13 (21.67%) Service Management
5 13 (21.67%) PRINCE2
6 12 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 12 (20.00%) Workflow
7 10 (16.67%) Web Services
7 10 (16.67%) Windows
8 9 (15.00%) XML
8 9 (15.00%) Java
9 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
9 8 (13.33%) ITIL V3
9 8 (13.33%) Office 365
9 8 (13.33%) SDLC
10 7 (11.67%) Software Asset Management
10 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (11.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (11.67%) IBM BigFix
10 7 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (11.67%) Perl
10 7 (11.67%) AIX
10 7 (11.67%) HPUX
10 7 (11.67%) Solaris
10 7 (11.67%) Linux
10 7 (11.67%) HTML
10 7 (11.67%) IBM
10 7 (11.67%) Netcool

ServiceNow
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.67%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) Office 365
2 4 (6.67%) PaaS
2 4 (6.67%) Yammer
3 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.33%) IaaS
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.33%) SaaS
3 2 (3.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) LDAP
2 2 (3.33%) Internet
2 2 (3.33%) Intranet
2 2 (3.33%) VPN
2 2 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.67%) DNS
3 1 (1.67%) POP3
3 1 (1.67%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.67%) SMTP
3 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Ant
1 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.33%) Gradle
1 2 (3.33%) JIRA
1 2 (3.33%) Maven
1 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.67%) Selenium
2 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (26.67%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Banking
2 4 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.67%) Automotive
3 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (16.67%) Developer
2 9 (15.00%) Architect
3 8 (13.33%) ServiceNow Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.00%) Service Manager
5 5 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) ITSM Project Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Lead Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Management Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Agile Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Designer
8 2 (3.33%) ITIL Process Manager
8 2 (3.33%) ITIL Service Design Manager
8 2 (3.33%) ITIL Service Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Monitoring Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Office 365 Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Service Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) Web Services
2 9 (15.00%) XML
3 7 (11.67%) HTML
3 7 (11.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (10.00%) Middleware
5 3 (5.00%) REST
5 3 (5.00%) Velocity
6 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.33%) JSON
6 2 (3.33%) OAuth
6 2 (3.33%) SAML
7 1 (1.67%) CSS
7 1 (1.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (11.67%) CMDB
2 6 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 5 (8.33%) Life Science
4 2 (3.33%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) PMI
5 1 (1.67%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Windows
2 7 (11.67%) AIX
2 7 (11.67%) HPUX
2 7 (11.67%) Linux
2 7 (11.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (11.67%) Solaris
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.67%) Unix
4 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (70.00%) ITIL
2 27 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (41.67%) ITSM
4 13 (21.67%) PRINCE2
4 13 (21.67%) Service Management
5 12 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 12 (20.00%) Workflow
6 8 (13.33%) ITIL V3
6 8 (13.33%) SDLC
7 7 (11.67%) Asset Management
7 7 (11.67%) Service Delivery
7 7 (11.67%) Software Asset Management
8 6 (10.00%) DevOps
9 5 (8.33%) Change Management
9 5 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (8.33%) Line Management
9 5 (8.33%) People Management
9 5 (8.33%) Problem Management
9 5 (8.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) Java
2 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.67%) Perl
4 6 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared
1 7 (11.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.33%) Degree
6 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 6 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) IBM BigFix
1 7 (11.67%) Netcool
1 7 (11.67%) SCOM
2 4 (6.67%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (1.67%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.67%) CA
2 7 (11.67%) IBM
3 5 (8.33%) Twitter
4 3 (5.00%) AppDynamics
4 3 (5.00%) Guidewire
5 2 (3.33%) Remedy
5 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.33%) Snow
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco
6 1 (1.67%) Citrix
6 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.67%) Spiceworks
6 1 (1.67%) Splunk
6 1 (1.67%) VMware