Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 155 148
Rank change year-on-year -21 -7 +33
Contract jobs citing ServiceNow 25 8 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.48% 0.22% 1.07%
As % of the Vendors category 1.29% 0.52% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 28
Scotland median daily rate £310 £413 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.85% -10.86% -
10th Percentile £117 £204 £135
90th Percentile £565 £455 £533
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.65% +25.53%

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 1,945 1,534 2,443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.69% 42.85% 44.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,157 812 1,290
Scotland median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +2.04%
10th Percentile £213 £201 £223
90th Percentile £525 £510 £516
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 50 63
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £25.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.24% -32.00% +127.27%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.38 £13.56
90th Percentile £35.00 £52.17 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -12 20 £450 +12.50% 3
Glasgow -25 2 £345 -
Aberdeen - 2 £275 -
West Lothian - 1 £200 -
ServiceNow
UK

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (44.00%) Banking
2 9 (36.00%) ITIL
3 7 (28.00%) Windows
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) Change Management
4 6 (24.00%) Finance
4 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.00%) CMDB
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle
6 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (12.00%) SQL
7 3 (12.00%) Unix
7 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.00%) Scrum
7 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds
7 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (8.00%) EMC VNX
8 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (8.00%) iPhone
8 2 (8.00%) iPad
8 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (8.00%) Splunk
8 2 (8.00%) ITSM
8 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
8 2 (8.00%) Planview
8 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
8 2 (8.00%) Migration

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 (4.00%) CICS
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) NAS
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) DB2
2 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 11 (44.00%) Banking
2 6 (24.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Configuration Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) IT Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) ServiceNow Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Storage Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Backup Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Build Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Floorwalker
5 1 (4.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Mainframe Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Storage Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Storage and Backup Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) CMDB
2 2 (8.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.00%) EMC VNX
2 2 (8.00%) iPad
2 2 (8.00%) iPhone
2 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) BYOD
3 1 (4.00%) DataPower
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Unix
2 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Change Management
2 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (12.00%) Scrum
5 2 (8.00%) ITSM
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (8.00%) Service Management
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Release Management
6 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) EMC
4 2 (8.00%) Planview
4 2 (8.00%) Splunk
4 2 (8.00%) Veritas
4 2 (8.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) CA
5 1 (4.00%) Charles River
5 1 (4.00%) New Relic
5 1 (4.00%) Snow