The table below looks at the statistics for Mule skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mule over the 3 months to 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mule
Rank 125 131 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Mule 4 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.34% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.78% 1.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£575 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+130.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £275 £375
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -26.66%
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 East of England region.

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
513 546 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.96% 18.33% 18.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 287 208
Average daily rate £375 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 26 45
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% -8.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.50 £11.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £33.64 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-0.22% -6.31%

Mule
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Mule Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Mule
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Mule Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Mule
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mule across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Mule Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Mule
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 7 (100.00%) Open Source
2 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
3 4 (57.14%) Data Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Apache Camel
4 3 (42.86%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (42.86%) REST
4 3 (42.86%) WSO2
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) ETL
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) SOAP
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) JIRA
5 2 (28.57%) Confluence
6 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) HTML5
6 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
6 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
6 1 (14.29%) Hudson
6 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 1 (14.29%) Django
6 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
6 1 (14.29%) Alfresco
6 1 (14.29%) Kanban
6 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Product Management
6 1 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design

Mule
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (42.86%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (28.57%) Confluence
3 1 (14.29%) Alfresco
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Hudson
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Architect
2 5 (71.43%) Integration Architect
3 3 (42.86%) Data Integration Architect
3 3 (42.86%) Data Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Apache Camel
2 3 (42.86%) REST
3 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) Django
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) Play Framework
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) JMS
4 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) XSLT
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) WSDL
4 1 (14.29%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
2 4 (57.14%) Data Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Business Development
4 1 (14.29%) EAI
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Scala
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) WSO2
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) TIBCO