Period
to 24 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 890 875 882
Rank change year-on-year -15 +7 +27
Contract jobs citing Plesk 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.014% 0.018% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
UK median daily rate £338 £200 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.75% -42.86% +55.56%
10th Percentile £314 £200 £325
90th Percentile £371 £200 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £200 £350
% change year-on-year +68.75% -42.86% +55.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 13,987 11,158 12,322
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.72% 11.46% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,403 7,391 7,876
UK median daily rate £488 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% +8.82% +6.25%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £263
90th Percentile £650 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £429 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +3.88% +6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 261 281
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% -23.40% +16.42%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.44 £26.58
% change year-on-year +0.36% -34.38% +31.66%

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

Plesk
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Plesk within the UK over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
UK excluding London -6 2 £338 +68.75% 10
England -20 2 £338 +68.75% 10
North of England - 2 £338 - 6
Yorkshire - 1 £350 - 1
North West - 1 £325 - 4

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Plesk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Plesk.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) cPanel
2 1 (50.00%) Server Hardening
2 1 (50.00%) API Integration
2 1 (50.00%) MEAN Stack

Plesk
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) MEAN Stack
2 1 (50.00%) Symfony
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) API Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Server Hardening
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) cPanel