The first table below looks at the demand for Plesk skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Plesk over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the North West region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Parallels Plesk Panel
Rank - 116 -
Contract jobs citing Plesk 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.041% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £225
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.50
Systems Management Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
292 181 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.05% 7.39% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 65 89
Average daily rate £350 £265 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £170 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 16 14
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.00 £17.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +18.91%
Plesk
England

Plesk
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Plesk across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Plesk Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Plesk
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Plesk within the North West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester - - - - 1
Plesk
England

Plesk
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Plesk also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Plesk.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) ExpressionEngine
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe CQ
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) LESS

Plesk
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Plesk also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Plesk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
1 1 (100.00%) ExpressionEngine
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe CQ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) LESS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe