Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 165 144
Rank change year-on-year +15 -21 +39
Contract jobs citing ServiceNow 41 5 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.85% 0.14% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 2.40% 0.29% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 19
Scotland median daily rate £413 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.92% -27.78% -
10th Percentile £273 £103 £100
90th Percentile £595 £345 £555
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -15.79% +45.20%

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 1,708 1,739 2,241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 35.35% 47.06% 40.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 985 962 1,163
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £208 £203 £196
90th Percentile £541 £488 £525
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 59 33
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.50 £10.15
90th Percentile £41.00 £52.17 £42.25
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +9.09%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 -4 35 £400 +23.08% 2
Aberdeen - 3 £275 -
Glasgow -3 2 £425 +372.22% 1
ServiceNow
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 17 (41.46%) Analytics
2 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
2 15 (36.59%) HTML
3 14 (34.15%) CSS
3 14 (34.15%) Web Services
3 14 (34.15%) XML
3 14 (34.15%) ITSM
3 14 (34.15%) Workflow
4 13 (31.71%) SOAP
4 13 (31.71%) Presales
4 13 (31.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 13 (31.71%) GitHub
4 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
4 13 (31.71%) REST
4 13 (31.71%) Ajax
4 13 (31.71%) Git (software)
5 12 (29.27%) ITIL
6 11 (26.83%) Active Directory
7 9 (21.95%) Finance
8 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (17.07%) Banking
9 7 (17.07%) ITIL V3
9 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (14.63%) Change Management
11 5 (12.20%) Windows
11 5 (12.20%) LDAP
11 5 (12.20%) Process Improvement
11 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
12 4 (9.76%) Change Control
12 4 (9.76%) CMDB

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 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.32%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.88%) CICS
3 2 (4.88%) LiveLink
4 1 (2.44%) IBM Domino
4 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 13 (31.71%) GitHub
2 1 (2.44%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) SAN
1 3 (7.32%) Skype
1 3 (7.32%) Unified Communications
2 2 (4.88%) FTP
3 1 (2.44%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.32%) DB2
3 2 (4.88%) EDMS
4 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Developer
1 16 (39.02%) ServiceNow Developer
2 12 (29.27%) Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) IT Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Payments Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Junior Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.44%) Project Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Project Implementation Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) HTML
2 14 (34.15%) CSS
2 14 (34.15%) Web Services
2 14 (34.15%) XML
3 13 (31.71%) Ajax
3 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
3 13 (31.71%) REST
3 13 (31.71%) SOAP
3 13 (31.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (12.20%) LDAP
5 3 (7.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) CMDB
2 3 (7.32%) EMC VNX
2 3 (7.32%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) BYOD
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) DataPower
4 1 (2.44%) iPad
4 1 (2.44%) iPhone
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
2 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Analytics
2 14 (34.15%) ITSM
2 14 (34.15%) Workflow
3 13 (31.71%) Presales
4 12 (29.27%) ITIL
5 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (17.07%) ITIL V3
6 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (14.63%) Change Management
8 5 (12.20%) Process Improvement
9 4 (9.76%) Change Control
9 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
10 3 (7.32%) Asset Management
10 3 (7.32%) BPR
11 2 (4.88%) Content Management
11 2 (4.88%) Data Management
11 2 (4.88%) Information Management
11 2 (4.88%) Project Management
11 2 (4.88%) Scrum
11 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.88%) COBOL
3 2 (4.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) MCSA
1 3 (7.32%) MCSE
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 11 (26.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) SCOM
2 2 (4.88%) CA Endevor
3 1 (2.44%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) EMC
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle
1 3 (7.32%) Planview
1 3 (7.32%) VMware
2 1 (2.44%) Charles River
2 1 (2.44%) Lotus
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Splunk
2 1 (2.44%) Symantec
2 1 (2.44%) Tripwire