Period
to 29 January 2020

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 29 January 2020 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
29 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 98 150 137
Rank change year-on-year +52 -13 +29
Contract jobs citing ServiceNow 68 46 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.80% 0.98% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 4.64% 2.63% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 12
Scotland median daily rate £450 £363 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% -12.12% +43.48%
10th Percentile £173 £140 £273
90th Percentile £568 £479 £595
UK median daily rate £450 £495 £475
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.21% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 -
UK median hourly rate £20.21 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +15.46% +9.38% +3.23%

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 1,465 1,752 1,708
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.67% 37.20% 35.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 786 941 996
Scotland median daily rate £411 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.81% +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £145 £219 £200
90th Percentile £575 £538 £547
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 42 44
Scotland median hourly rate £19.75 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.86% -12.50% +15.94%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.25 £10.56
90th Percentile £43.02 £30.00 £38.50
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.43
% change year-on-year +8.57% +0.40% +2.53%

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 29 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ServiceNow in Scotland

ServiceNow
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ServiceNow in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ServiceNow in Scotland

ServiceNow
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ServiceNow in Scotland over the 6 months to 29 January 2020.

Contractor hourly 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 29 January 2020. 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 +46 59 £463 +23.33% 6
Glasgow +25 6 £335 -18.79% 2
Midlothian - 3 £200 -
ServiceNow
UK

For the 6 months to 29 January 2020, 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 39 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (45.59%) ITIL
3 26 (38.24%) ITSM
4 22 (32.35%) CMDB
5 20 (29.41%) Public Sector
6 17 (25.00%) Kanban
6 17 (25.00%) Scrum
7 16 (23.53%) Workflow
7 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
8 15 (22.06%) HTML
8 15 (22.06%) CSS
9 14 (20.59%) XML
9 14 (20.59%) AWS
10 13 (19.12%) Azure
10 13 (19.12%) JSON
11 12 (17.65%) Ajax
11 12 (17.65%) XHTML
11 12 (17.65%) MySQL
11 12 (17.65%) Service Management
11 12 (17.65%) AngularJS
11 12 (17.65%) Single Sign-On
12 11 (16.18%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (16.18%) Banking
13 9 (13.24%) Test Automation
13 9 (13.24%) Coaching
14 8 (11.76%) Skype
14 8 (11.76%) Windows 10
14 8 (11.76%) Architecture Roadmap
14 8 (11.76%) Process Improvement
14 8 (11.76%) Skype for Business

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 8 (11.76%) Skype for Business
2 5 (7.35%) Confluence
3 1 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Chatbot
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.59%) AWS
2 13 (19.12%) Azure
3 7 (10.29%) Office 365
4 6 (8.82%) SaaS
5 5 (7.35%) PaaS
6 1 (1.47%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.76%) Skype
2 2 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (1.47%) LAN
3 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) MySQL
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.47%) GoCD
General
1 20 (29.41%) Public Sector
2 11 (16.18%) Banking
3 6 (8.82%) Finance
4 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.47%) Electronics
5 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Developer
1 17 (25.00%) ServiceNow Developer
2 11 (16.18%) Product Manager
3 8 (11.76%) Technical Manager
3 8 (11.76%) Technical Product Manager
3 8 (11.76%) Technical Services Manager
4 7 (10.29%) Service Manager
5 6 (8.82%) Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Telephony Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Customer Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) DBA
7 3 (4.41%) Release Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Customer Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) SQL DBA
8 2 (2.94%) Implementation Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Production Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Service Implementation Manager
8 2 (2.94%) ServiceNow Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.06%) CSS
1 15 (22.06%) HTML
2 14 (20.59%) XML
3 13 (19.12%) JSON
4 12 (17.65%) Ajax
4 12 (17.65%) AngularJS
4 12 (17.65%) XHTML
5 3 (4.41%) .NET
5 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.41%) Classic ASP
6 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.47%) ADO
7 1 (1.47%) LDAP
7 1 (1.47%) REST
7 1 (1.47%) SOAP
7 1 (1.47%) Spring
7 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.35%) CMDB
2 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.47%) Handset
3 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Windows 10
2 5 (7.35%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (57.35%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (45.59%) ITIL
3 26 (38.24%) ITSM
4 17 (25.00%) Kanban
4 17 (25.00%) Scrum
5 16 (23.53%) Workflow
6 12 (17.65%) Service Management
7 9 (13.24%) Coaching
7 9 (13.24%) Test Automation
8 8 (11.76%) Architecture Roadmap
8 8 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (11.76%) Process Improvement
9 7 (10.29%) Analytics
9 7 (10.29%) Change Management
10 6 (8.82%) Knowledge Management
10 6 (8.82%) Server Management
10 6 (8.82%) Technical Leadership
11 5 (7.35%) Asset Management
11 5 (7.35%) Customer Engagement
11 5 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 4 (5.88%) SQL
3 2 (2.94%) C#
3 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (8.82%) SC Cleared
2 6 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) CCNA
3 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) COBIT
2 1 (1.47%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (17.65%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.35%) Atlassian
3 4 (5.88%) Sonus
4 3 (4.41%) Computacenter
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle
4 3 (4.41%) Planview
4 3 (4.41%) Tableau
5 2 (2.94%) Capita
5 2 (2.94%) Qualys
6 1 (1.47%) Cisco
6 1 (1.47%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.47%) Google
6 1 (1.47%) IBM
6 1 (1.47%) LogicMonitor
6 1 (1.47%) Polycom
6 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.47%) SAP
6 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.47%) Yealink