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 June 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 128 117
Rank change year-on-year +24 -11  
Contract jobs citing ServiceNow 11 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.43% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 0.90% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 2
Median daily rate £350 £425 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.64% +47.82%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.66% -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £20.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year -26.82% +86.36%  

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 903 1451 1146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 44.53% 48.24% 47.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 794 677
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £203 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 45 75
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.53% -27.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.96 £11.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.60 £22.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

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 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 June 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 +11 4 £185 -66.36% 1
Warwickshire +4 4 £375 -11.76% 1
Coventry - 1 - - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £350 -
ServiceNow
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (37.50%) HTML
3 13 (32.50%) ITIL
3 13 (32.50%) Web Services
3 13 (32.50%) Service Management
4 9 (22.50%) CSS
5 7 (17.50%) XML
5 7 (17.50%) LDAP
5 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.50%) Incident Management
6 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (12.50%) Workflow
8 4 (10.00%) Finance
8 4 (10.00%) ITSM
8 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (10.00%) Project Management
8 4 (10.00%) CMDB
8 4 (10.00%) Problem Management
8 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.50%) Transition Management
9 3 (7.50%) REST
9 3 (7.50%) Time Management
9 3 (7.50%) Information Assurance
9 3 (7.50%) Release Management
9 3 (7.50%) Migration
9 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.50%) Scrum
9 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
9 3 (7.50%) .NET
10 2 (5.00%) MySQL

ServiceNow
Co-occurring 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 (7.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP HCM
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
1 1 (2.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) LDAP
2 2 (5.00%) SSL
3 1 (2.50%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) MS Access
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Electronics
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) ServiceNow Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Incident and Problem Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Incident Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Problem Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Major Incident Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Asset Management Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Software Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Trainer
6 2 (5.00%) UI Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) HTML
2 13 (32.50%) Web Services
3 9 (22.50%) CSS
4 7 (17.50%) XML
5 3 (7.50%) .NET
5 3 (7.50%) REST
6 2 (5.00%) CSS3
6 2 (5.00%) HTML5
6 2 (5.00%) JDBC
6 2 (5.00%) ODBC
6 2 (5.00%) SAML
7 1 (2.50%) Ajax
7 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.50%) SOAP
7 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.50%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) CMDB
2 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.50%) Robotics
3 1 (2.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
1 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) ITIL
1 13 (32.50%) Service Management
2 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.50%) Incident Management
3 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (12.50%) Workflow
5 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.00%) ITSM
5 4 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (10.00%) Project Management
6 3 (7.50%) Information Assurance
6 3 (7.50%) Migration
6 3 (7.50%) Release Management
6 3 (7.50%) Scrum
6 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.50%) Time Management
6 3 (7.50%) Transition Management
7 2 (5.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.00%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.00%) Java
2 2 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) C#
3 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) SAP
1 2 (5.00%) Snow
2 1 (2.50%) Blue Prism
2 1 (2.50%) BMC
2 1 (2.50%) CA
2 1 (2.50%) Citrix
2 1 (2.50%) HP
2 1 (2.50%) NetApp
2 1 (2.50%) Remedy