The table below looks at the statistics for Mule skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mule over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mule
Rank 154 212 199
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -13
Contract jobs citing Mule 12 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.017% 0.070%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.97% 0.099% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 1
Median daily rate £525 - £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £496 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+28.87% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Mule
London

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

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
609 1008 944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.80% 17.00% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 757 634
Median daily rate £425 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £272 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 25
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.49
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.38%

Mule
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Mule as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Mule Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Mule
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Mule Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Mule
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mule across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Mule Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Mule
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Mule also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Mule.

1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (63.16%) Spring
4 11 (57.89%) TDD
5 10 (52.63%) SQL
5 10 (52.63%) J2EE
5 10 (52.63%) JMS
5 10 (52.63%) REST
6 9 (47.37%) Mule ESB
6 9 (47.37%) SOAP
6 9 (47.37%) JUnit
7 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
7 8 (42.11%) HTML
7 8 (42.11%) CSS
7 8 (42.11%) JSP
7 8 (42.11%) Web Services
7 8 (42.11%) XML
7 8 (42.11%) Finance
7 8 (42.11%) Hibernate
7 8 (42.11%) JIRA
7 8 (42.11%) Selenium
7 8 (42.11%) Multithreading
8 7 (36.84%) Apache Camel
9 6 (31.58%) ActiveMQ
10 5 (26.32%) Banking
10 5 (26.32%) Fixed Income
10 5 (26.32%) Equities
10 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
10 5 (26.32%) Java EE
10 5 (26.32%) JSON

Mule
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 9 (47.37%) Mule ESB
2 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
2 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) JUnit
2 8 (42.11%) JIRA
2 8 (42.11%) Selenium
3 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
3 5 (26.32%) EasyMock
3 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
3 5 (26.32%) Maven
3 5 (26.32%) Mockito
4 3 (15.79%) Eclipse
4 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
2 5 (26.32%) Investment Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Law
4 1 (5.26%) Electronics
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) Java Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Senior Developer
4 7 (36.84%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Integration Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (5.26%) MuleSoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) Spring
2 10 (52.63%) J2EE
2 10 (52.63%) JMS
2 10 (52.63%) REST
3 9 (47.37%) SOAP
4 8 (42.11%) CSS
4 8 (42.11%) Hibernate
4 8 (42.11%) HTML
4 8 (42.11%) JSP
4 8 (42.11%) Web Services
4 8 (42.11%) XML
5 7 (36.84%) Apache Camel
6 6 (31.58%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (26.32%) Java EE
7 5 (26.32%) JAXB
7 5 (26.32%) JPA
7 5 (26.32%) JSON
7 5 (26.32%) Servlets
7 5 (26.32%) Spring Boot
7 5 (26.32%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Derivative
1 5 (26.32%) Equities
1 5 (26.32%) Fixed Income
1 5 (26.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
1 5 (26.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) TDD
3 8 (42.11%) Multithreading
4 5 (26.32%) BDD
4 5 (26.32%) Concurrent Programming
4 5 (26.32%) Microservices
4 5 (26.32%) OO
4 5 (26.32%) UML
4 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) SOA
6 3 (15.79%) MVC
7 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.53%) ERP
7 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
4 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
4 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
5 3 (15.79%) Apex Code
5 3 (15.79%) SOQL
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) MuleSoft
3 3 (15.79%) Canoo
3 3 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
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