The table below looks at the statistics for Mule skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mule over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mule
Rank - - 27
Contract jobs citing Mule 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - - 2.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £444 £363
% change year-on-year
-13.23% +22.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Mule
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Application Platforms Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
13 50 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 8.84% 35.97% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 10
Average daily rate £350 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £320 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £431 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 3
Average hourly rate £19.67 £18.00 £16.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.27% +6.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

Mule
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Mule Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Mule
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Mule Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Mule
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) Akka
1 1 (100.00%) API Development

Mule
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Akka
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript