Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 161 141 185
Rank change year-on-year -20 +44 -16
Contract jobs citing ServiceNow 43 39 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.80% 0.81% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 2.11% 2.15% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 11
Scotland median daily rate £350 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% -5.56% +50.00%
10th Percentile £214 £279 £250
90th Percentile £473 £518 £525
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +12.90% -24.39% +5.13%

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 2,036 1,816 2,237
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.01% 37.72% 46.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,063 995 1,214
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £213 £213 £225
90th Percentile £538 £530 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 68 80
Scotland median hourly rate £16.75 £25.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.00% +17.65% +60.38%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £45.30 £43.08
UK median hourly rate £17.42 £17.50 £17.11
% change year-on-year -0.47% +2.28% -2.23%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -7 34 £413 - 3
West Lothian - 3 £350 -
Renfrewshire - 2 £270 -
Glasgow -15 1 £345 +24.32%
Stirling - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - - 1
ServiceNow
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 14 (32.56%) Banking
2 13 (30.23%) ITIL
3 11 (25.58%) Finance
4 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.28%) CMDB
5 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
5 7 (16.28%) Windows
6 6 (13.95%) Change Management
7 5 (11.63%) Firewall
7 5 (11.63%) ITSM
7 5 (11.63%) VMware
7 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
7 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.30%) Asset Management
8 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (9.30%) Service Management
9 3 (6.98%) Security Management
9 3 (6.98%) NetBackup
9 3 (6.98%) Project Management
9 3 (6.98%) SLA
9 3 (6.98%) Cisco
9 3 (6.98%) Veritas
9 3 (6.98%) EMC
9 3 (6.98%) Citrix
9 3 (6.98%) DHCP
9 3 (6.98%) DNS
9 3 (6.98%) Linux
9 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
9 3 (6.98%) SOAP

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 (2.33%) Confluence
1 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) GitHub
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Firewall
2 3 (6.98%) DHCP
2 3 (6.98%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) LAN
3 1 (2.33%) NAS
3 1 (2.33%) Network Security
3 1 (2.33%) SAN
3 1 (2.33%) Skype
3 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) MySQL
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) JIRA
General
1 14 (32.56%) Banking
2 11 (25.58%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Analyst
2 5 (11.63%) Configuration Analyst
2 5 (11.63%) Support Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Storage Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Consultant
4 3 (6.98%) Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.98%) ServiceNow Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Wintel Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Wintel Support
4 3 (6.98%) Wintel Support Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.65%) Automation Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) IT Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Mainframe Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Network Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Service Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) HTML
1 3 (6.98%) REST
1 3 (6.98%) SOAP
1 3 (6.98%) XML
2 2 (4.65%) Ajax
2 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.65%) CSS
2 2 (4.65%) JSON
2 2 (4.65%) XHTML
3 1 (2.33%) HTML5
3 1 (2.33%) jQuery
3 1 (2.33%) Node.js
3 1 (2.33%) Spring
3 1 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) CMDB
2 3 (6.98%) EMC VNX
3 2 (4.65%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.65%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.33%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (2.33%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.98%) Linux
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Unix
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) ITIL
2 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.95%) Change Management
4 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
4 5 (11.63%) ITSM
5 4 (9.30%) Asset Management
5 4 (9.30%) Service Management
5 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.98%) Analytics
6 3 (6.98%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.98%) Project Management
6 3 (6.98%) Security Management
6 3 (6.98%) Server Management
7 2 (4.65%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (4.65%) Coaching
7 2 (4.65%) DevOps
7 2 (4.65%) Migration
7 2 (4.65%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (4.65%) Software Asset Management
8 1 (2.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
1 3 (6.98%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) Java
2 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.65%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.65%) FlexNet
3 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) VMware
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco
3 3 (6.98%) Citrix
3 3 (6.98%) EMC
3 3 (6.98%) Veritas
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle
4 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.33%) Ivanti
5 1 (2.33%) Planview
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.33%) Shavlik
5 1 (2.33%) Snow