The table below looks at the statistics for Mule skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mule over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mule
Rank - 34 35
Contract jobs citing Mule 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 0.41% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.94% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
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
42 34 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 20.69% 13.99% 18.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 21 12
Median daily rate £400 £401 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +25.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £463 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.84 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.70% -48.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +20.58%

Mule
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing Mule as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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