The table below looks at the statistics for Mule skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mule over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mule
Rank 67 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Mule 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.34% 0.24% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.78% 1.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
169 156 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.16% 18.80% 21.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 110 73
Average daily rate £350 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+18.73% -12.82%

Mule
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mule across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Mule Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Mule
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Mule Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Mule
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Mule 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 Mule.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Spring MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
3 4 (66.67%) JPA
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (50.00%) DTV
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) SAP
4 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (50.00%) Electronics
4 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (50.00%) Marketing
4 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (50.00%) Apache Camel
4 3 (50.00%) Mule ESB
4 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (16.67%) Retail
6 1 (16.67%) Maven
6 1 (16.67%) JSON
6 1 (16.67%) SOAP

Mule
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Mule 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 Mule. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) TestNG
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Java Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Java Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Spring MVC
3 4 (66.67%) JPA
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) Apache Camel
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) DTV
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Integration Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (16.67%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) SAP