Period
to 14 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 14 August 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 155 181
Rank change year-on-year -16 +26 -3
Contract jobs citing ServiceNow 39 18 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.71% 0.42% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 1.79% 1.03% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 18
Scotland median daily rate £270 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.47% +9.68% -22.50%
10th Percentile £123 £302 £220
90th Percentile £475 £525 £525
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £52.00
% change year-on-year +12.90% -70.19% +271.43%

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 Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,176 1,747 2,429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 39.61% 40.28% 45.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,222 943 1,271
Scotland median daily rate £389 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.58% +5.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £211 £234
90th Percentile £530 £525 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 57 84
Scotland median hourly rate £16.38 £27.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.45% -23.61% +125.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.32 £11.09
90th Percentile £35.00 £46.79 £45.55
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% -

ServiceNow
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for ServiceNow in Scotland

ServiceNow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ServiceNow in Scotland

ServiceNow
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ServiceNow in Scotland over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ServiceNow in Scotland

ServiceNow
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ServiceNow within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 14 August 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
Edinburgh -5 31 £413 -8.33% 5
Glasgow -20 2 £345 +165.38% 1
Renfrewshire - 2 £270 -
West Lothian - 1 £200 -
Stirling - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
ServiceNow
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for ServiceNow.

1 13 (33.33%) Banking
2 11 (28.21%) ITIL
2 11 (28.21%) Windows
3 10 (25.64%) Finance
4 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
7 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (12.82%) CMDB
8 5 (12.82%) Change Management
8 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (10.26%) SQL
9 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
10 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
10 3 (7.69%) Service Management
10 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
10 3 (7.69%) Asset Management
10 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
10 3 (7.69%) Project Management
10 3 (7.69%) Firewall
10 3 (7.69%) VMware
10 3 (7.69%) Oracle
10 3 (7.69%) LAN
10 3 (7.69%) DHCP
10 3 (7.69%) DNS
10 3 (7.69%) Citrix
10 3 (7.69%) Unix
10 3 (7.69%) SLA
11 2 (5.13%) Cisco

ServiceNow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (2.56%) CICS
1 1 (2.56%) Confluence
1 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) GitHub
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) DHCP
1 3 (7.69%) DNS
1 3 (7.69%) Firewall
1 3 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) NAS
2 1 (2.56%) Network Security
2 1 (2.56%) SAN
2 1 (2.56%) Skype
2 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.56%) DB2
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) JIRA
General
1 13 (33.33%) Banking
2 10 (25.64%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Analyst
2 6 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Configuration Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Storage Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Wintel Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Wintel Support
4 3 (7.69%) Wintel Support Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.13%) IT Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Mainframe Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) ServiceNow Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) CMDB
2 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.13%) EMC VNX
2 2 (5.13%) iPad
2 2 (5.13%) iPhone
2 2 (5.13%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.13%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.56%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (7.69%) Unix
4 2 (5.13%) Linux
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) ITIL
2 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.82%) Change Management
5 3 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.69%) Project Management
5 3 (7.69%) Service Management
6 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.13%) ITSM
6 2 (5.13%) Migration
6 2 (5.13%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (5.13%) Scrum
6 2 (5.13%) Software Asset Management
7 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.56%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.56%) Data Security
7 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) FlexNet
1 2 (5.13%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.56%) Nessus
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Citrix
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
2 3 (7.69%) VMware
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco
3 2 (5.13%) EMC
3 2 (5.13%) Splunk
3 2 (5.13%) Veritas
4 1 (2.56%) CA
4 1 (2.56%) Charles River
4 1 (2.56%) Ivanti
4 1 (2.56%) New Relic
4 1 (2.56%) Planview
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.56%) Shavlik
4 1 (2.56%) Snow