The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ServiceNow
England / West Midlands
Rank 86 115 110
Rank change year-on-year +29 -5  
Contract jobs citing ServiceNow 29 20 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.27% 0.75% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 3.05% 1.55% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 4
Median daily rate £409 £375 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.00% +78.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £200 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £425 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £309
% change year-on-year -2.43% +32.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.89 £17.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +299.35% -55.84%  

ServiceNow is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 951 1288 1232
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 41.73% 48.55% 50.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 644 633
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £267 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 39 101
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -38.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.58 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.44 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.89%  

ServiceNow
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing ServiceNow as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for ServiceNow in the West Midlands

ServiceNow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ServiceNow in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for ServiceNow in the West Midlands

ServiceNow
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ServiceNow in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ServiceNow in the West Midlands

ServiceNow
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ServiceNow in the West Midlands

ServiceNow
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ServiceNow within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +3 15 £350 -4.10%
Warwickshire +1 7 £600 +33.33%
Coventry - 3 £408 -
Solihull - 3 £450 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
ServiceNow
England

ServiceNow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for ServiceNow.

1 23 (43.40%) JavaScript
2 19 (35.85%) ITIL
3 18 (33.96%) HTML
4 17 (32.08%) Web Services
5 12 (22.64%) XML
5 12 (22.64%) LDAP
6 11 (20.75%) Service Management
6 11 (20.75%) CSS
7 10 (18.87%) ITSM
7 10 (18.87%) REST
8 9 (16.98%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (13.21%) Project Management
10 6 (11.32%) SAML
10 6 (11.32%) JDBC
10 6 (11.32%) ODBC
10 6 (11.32%) Java
10 6 (11.32%) SSL
10 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (11.32%) Transition Management
11 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
11 5 (9.43%) Information Assurance
11 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
12 4 (7.55%) Finance
12 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (7.55%) Remedy
12 4 (7.55%) .NET
12 4 (7.55%) SOAP
12 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
12 4 (7.55%) AngularJS

ServiceNow
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.77%) SAP HCM
1 2 (3.77%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
1 2 (3.77%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.64%) LDAP
2 6 (11.32%) SSL
3 1 (1.89%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (7.55%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Advertising
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Developer
2 18 (33.96%) ServiceNow Developer
3 12 (22.64%) Architect
4 5 (9.43%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (9.43%) Transition Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Service Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Service Transition Manager
6 3 (5.66%) ITSM Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Information Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (3.77%) ITIL Service Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Security Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) UI Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Designer
8 1 (1.89%) Major Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) HTML
2 17 (32.08%) Web Services
3 12 (22.64%) XML
4 11 (20.75%) CSS
5 10 (18.87%) REST
6 6 (11.32%) JDBC
6 6 (11.32%) ODBC
6 6 (11.32%) SAML
7 4 (7.55%) .NET
7 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
7 4 (7.55%) SOAP
8 3 (5.66%) Ajax
9 1 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.66%) CMDB
2 3 (5.66%) Wiki
3 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.77%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
1 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) ITIL
2 11 (20.75%) Service Management
3 10 (18.87%) ITSM
4 9 (16.98%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (13.21%) Project Management
6 6 (11.32%) Transition Management
7 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.43%) Information Assurance
7 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
8 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.55%) SDLC
8 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.66%) ERP
9 3 (5.66%) ITIL V3
9 3 (5.66%) Migration
9 3 (5.66%) Scrum
10 2 (3.77%) Information Security
10 2 (3.77%) Programme Management
10 2 (3.77%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 23 (43.40%) JavaScript
2 6 (11.32%) Java
3 1 (1.89%) C
3 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.77%) CEH
2 2 (3.77%) CISM
2 2 (3.77%) CISMP
2 2 (3.77%) CISSP
2 2 (3.77%) CRISC
2 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) MCITP
3 1 (1.89%) MCTS
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (3.77%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 2 (3.77%) GPG13
1 2 (3.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.77%) RMADS
2 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Remedy
2 3 (5.66%) SAP
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) BMC
4 1 (1.89%) CA
4 1 (1.89%) HP
4 1 (1.89%) NetApp