Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Plesk skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Plesk over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 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.

Parallels Plesk Panel
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 852 898
Contract jobs citing Plesk 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.003% 0.001%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.029% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median daily rate - £188 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £188 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £8.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £8.50

Plesk is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 12,137 10,472 9,812
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.06% 10.92% 9.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,235 6,790 6,088
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £245
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 255 317
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - +0.23%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.57 £48.71 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.73 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.97% - -11.90%

Plesk
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Plesk as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Plesk in the UK

Plesk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Plesk in the UK

Plesk
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Plesk in the UK