The table below looks at the statistics for Plesk skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Plesk over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
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Contract jobs citing Plesk 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Systems Management category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £198
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
130 146 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.27% 5.65% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 61 86
Average daily rate £313 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £160 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £495 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +63.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £25.00 £14.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £20.06 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+5.04% -7.77%

Plesk
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Plesk Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Plesk
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Plesk Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Plesk
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) LAMP
1 7 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) WordPress
1 7 (100.00%) Google
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
1 7 (100.00%) CSS3
2 5 (71.43%) CMS
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) New Media
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development

Plesk
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 7 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 7 (100.00%) WordPress
2 5 (71.43%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) AWS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) LAMP
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
1 7 (100.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Web Design
1 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Google