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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mule
London / City of London
Rank 150 149 184
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +35
Contract jobs citing Mule 4 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.065% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.72% 0.43% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Median daily rate £625 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £375 £419
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
553 460 849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.78% 14.97% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 335 626
Median daily rate £450 £425 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 17
Median hourly rate £16.15 £19.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.17% +34.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Spring
2 9 (75.00%) REST
3 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
3 7 (58.33%) Banking
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
4 6 (50.00%) SOAP
4 6 (50.00%) TDD
4 6 (50.00%) Apache Camel
5 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
5 5 (41.67%) Mule ESB
6 4 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
6 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
6 4 (33.33%) JAXB
6 4 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 4 (33.33%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) Unix
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) UML
6 4 (33.33%) OO
6 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 4 (33.33%) J2EE
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle
6 4 (33.33%) JUnit

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 5 (41.67%) Mule ESB
2 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 3 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (25.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 4 (33.33%) EasyMock
2 4 (33.33%) JIRA
2 4 (33.33%) JUnit
2 4 (33.33%) Maven
2 4 (33.33%) Mockito
2 4 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 7 (58.33%) Banking
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
1 9 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Senior Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Java Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Platform Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Digital Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Lead Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) Spring
2 9 (75.00%) REST
3 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
4 6 (50.00%) Apache Camel
4 6 (50.00%) SOAP
5 4 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (33.33%) CSS
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) J2EE
5 4 (33.33%) Java EE
5 4 (33.33%) JAXB
5 4 (33.33%) JMS
5 4 (33.33%) JPA
5 4 (33.33%) JSON
5 4 (33.33%) JSP
5 4 (33.33%) Spring Boot
5 4 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (33.33%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (25.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 4 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
4 4 (33.33%) Microservices
4 4 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 4 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) UML
4 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 3 (25.00%) DevOps
5 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Adobe
2 3 (25.00%) MuleSoft
2 3 (25.00%) Teradata
2 3 (25.00%) Vertica
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