Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 171 162
Rank change year-on-year +30 -9 +21
Contract jobs citing ServiceNow 46 10 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.92% 0.23% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 2.45% 0.51% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 5
Scotland median daily rate £425 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% +8.33% +172.73%
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £464
% change year-on-year +5.56% -2.96% +30.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £15.75 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -26.74% +13.16% +40.74%

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 1878 1978 2331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.37% 45.88% 37.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1045 1087 1131
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -0.28% +0.29%
10th Percentile £202 £225 £213
90th Percentile £538 £488 £501
UK median daily rate £430 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 64 76
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £14.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.45% +13.75% -8.69%
10th Percentile £11.19 £9.56 £8.38
90th Percentile £46.30 £44.63 £41.88
UK median hourly rate £17.38 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.30% -5.71% +6.06%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +24 40 £425 +30.77% 4
Glasgow -9 3 £278 +208.33%
Aberdeen - 2 - -
ServiceNow
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for ServiceNow.

1 16 (34.78%) Analytics
2 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
2 14 (30.43%) ITSM
3 13 (28.26%) Workflow
3 13 (28.26%) HTML
3 13 (28.26%) Web Services
3 13 (28.26%) XML
4 12 (26.09%) ITIL
4 12 (26.09%) CSS
4 12 (26.09%) SOAP
4 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
4 12 (26.09%) Finance
4 12 (26.09%) Ajax
4 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
4 12 (26.09%) REST
4 12 (26.09%) GitHub
4 12 (26.09%) AngularJS
4 12 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 12 (26.09%) Presales
5 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.39%) Banking
5 8 (17.39%) Windows
6 7 (15.22%) ITIL V3
7 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (10.87%) Process Improvement
8 5 (10.87%) Change Control
8 5 (10.87%) Skype for Business
8 5 (10.87%) SAN
8 5 (10.87%) LDAP
8 5 (10.87%) VMware

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 5 (10.87%) Skype for Business
2 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.35%) CICS
3 2 (4.35%) IBM Domino
3 2 (4.35%) LiveLink
4 1 (2.17%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) GitHub
2 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) LDAP
1 5 (10.87%) SAN
2 4 (8.70%) Skype
3 3 (6.52%) Unified Communications
4 2 (4.35%) FTP
5 1 (2.17%) LAN
5 1 (2.17%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.35%) DB2
2 2 (4.35%) EDMS
3 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Developer
1 14 (30.43%) ServiceNow Developer
2 13 (28.26%) Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Administrator
4 4 (8.70%) Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) IT Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Payments Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) ServiceNow Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Desktop Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Implementation Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) SAS Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) HTML
1 13 (28.26%) Web Services
1 13 (28.26%) XML
2 12 (26.09%) Ajax
2 12 (26.09%) AngularJS
2 12 (26.09%) CSS
2 12 (26.09%) REST
2 12 (26.09%) SOAP
2 12 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (6.52%) .NET
4 2 (4.35%) JSON
4 2 (4.35%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) CMDB
1 4 (8.70%) EMC VNX
2 3 (6.52%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) iPad
4 1 (2.17%) iPhone
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.17%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.52%) Linux
3 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Analytics
2 14 (30.43%) ITSM
3 13 (28.26%) Workflow
4 12 (26.09%) ITIL
4 12 (26.09%) Presales
5 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.22%) ITIL V3
7 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (10.87%) Change Control
8 5 (10.87%) Process Improvement
8 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
9 4 (8.70%) Change Management
10 3 (6.52%) Asset Management
10 3 (6.52%) BPR
10 3 (6.52%) Project Management
10 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (4.35%) Content Management
11 2 (4.35%) Data Management
11 2 (4.35%) Information Management
11 2 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.35%) COBOL
3 2 (4.35%) Java
4 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) MCSA
1 3 (6.52%) MCSE
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.17%) ISO 22301
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 12 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) SCOM
2 2 (4.35%) CA Endevor
3 1 (2.17%) SCCM
3 1 (2.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) VMware
2 4 (8.70%) EMC
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.35%) Lotus
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
4 2 (4.35%) Planview
4 2 (4.35%) Splunk
4 2 (4.35%) Tripwire
5 1 (2.17%) Charles River
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix
5 1 (2.17%) Symantec