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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mule over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mule
Rank 123 133 137
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs citing Mule 9 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.36% 0.25% 0.068%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.06% 1.16% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 0
Median daily rate £450 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £402 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
Mule
England

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
437 606 520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.45% 21.82% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 360 244
Median daily rate £400 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.97% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 40 39
Median hourly rate £15.00 £23.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.78% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.14 £45.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.20 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-1.48% +20.58%

Mule
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Mule as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

Mule Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Mule
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mule within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +2 4 £450 -14.28% 1
Cambridgeshire +6 3 £400 +14.28%
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £325 -
Mule
England

Mule
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for Mule.

1 8 (57.14%) Web Services
2 7 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) SOA
3 6 (42.86%) SOAP
3 6 (42.86%) TDD
3 6 (42.86%) REST
4 5 (35.71%) WSO2
4 5 (35.71%) Apache Camel
4 5 (35.71%) Middleware
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (28.57%) JSON
5 4 (28.57%) Apache CXF
6 3 (21.43%) ForgeRock
6 3 (21.43%) Drupal
6 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
6 3 (21.43%) Varnish
6 3 (21.43%) MariaDB
6 3 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (21.43%) PHP
6 3 (21.43%) Apache
6 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
7 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 2 (14.29%) SMS
7 2 (14.29%) HTTP
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft

Mule
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (28.57%) Oracle Service Bus
1 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 3 (21.43%) Apache
2 3 (21.43%) Drupal
2 3 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
3 2 (14.29%) CMS
4 1 (7.14%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
1 2 (14.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MariaDB
1 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) FindBugs
1 1 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
1 8 (57.14%) Integration Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 4 (28.57%) SOA Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Architect
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Architect
5 1 (7.14%) SOA Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) REST
2 6 (42.86%) SOAP
3 5 (35.71%) Apache Camel
3 5 (35.71%) Middleware
4 4 (28.57%) Apache CXF
4 4 (28.57%) JSON
4 4 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) ELK Stack
5 2 (14.29%) Google Maps API
5 2 (14.29%) WCF
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.14%) J2EE
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) SOA
2 6 (42.86%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) AOP
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Email Marketing
4 2 (14.29%) Microservices
4 2 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Low Latency
5 1 (7.14%) Open Source
5 1 (7.14%) Static Code Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) C#
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Varnish
2 2 (14.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (7.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Kibana
1 2 (14.29%) logstash
2 1 (7.14%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
1 5 (35.71%) WSO2
2 3 (21.43%) ForgeRock
3 2 (14.29%) Google
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) MuleSoft
4 1 (7.14%) TIBCO