The table below looks at the statistics for Mule skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mule over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mule
Rank 559 531 541
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +10
Contract jobs citing Mule 24 34 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.071% 0.057%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.26% 0.41% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 27 17
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£466 £375 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.33% -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £309 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £363 £426
% change year-on-year
+22.41% -14.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9311 8370 9413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.19% 17.39% 17.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5632 4982 5443
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 358 441
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Mule
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Mule Jobs Demand Trend in England

Mule
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Mule Daily Rate Trend in England

Mule
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mule across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Mule Daily Rate Histogram in England

Mule
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mule within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +10 14 £503 +21.81% 4
South East -13 7 £466 +39.17% 6
South West -38 2 £400 +14.28%
North West -14 1 - -
East of England - - - -
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Mule
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 41 (75.93%) Java
2 29 (53.70%) Spring
3 25 (46.30%) Web Services
4 17 (31.48%) Git (software)
5 16 (29.63%) REST
5 16 (29.63%) Jenkins
5 16 (29.63%) Apache Camel
5 16 (29.63%) XML
5 16 (29.63%) JBoss
6 15 (27.78%) Maven
7 14 (25.93%) Scrum
7 14 (25.93%) MongoDB
8 13 (24.07%) Hibernate
8 13 (24.07%) Finance
8 13 (24.07%) J2EE
9 12 (22.22%) SOAP
9 12 (22.22%) TDD
10 11 (20.37%) ETL
10 11 (20.37%) jQuery
11 10 (18.52%) Open Source
11 10 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (18.52%) E-Commerce
11 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
12 9 (16.67%) Oracle
12 9 (16.67%) CSS
12 9 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (16.67%) RESTful
12 9 (16.67%) JSON
12 9 (16.67%) NoSQL
13 8 (14.81%) BDD

Mule
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 8 (14.81%) Apache Solr
1 8 (14.81%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.11%) Apache
3 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.26%) WebLogic
4 4 (7.41%) CMS
5 3 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (5.56%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (5.56%) LiveCycle
6 2 (3.70%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.85%) Documentum
7 1 (1.85%) Moodle
7 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.85%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.56%) GitHub
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) AMQP
2 1 (1.85%) FTP
2 1 (1.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) MongoDB
2 9 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
3 7 (12.96%) MySQL
4 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 6 (11.11%) Data Mining
5 5 (9.26%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (7.41%) Redis
7 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
7 3 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (3.70%) Big Data
9 1 (1.85%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (1.85%) DB2
9 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.85%) MarkLogic
9 1 (1.85%) CloverETL
Development Applications
1 17 (31.48%) Git (software)
2 16 (29.63%) Jenkins
3 15 (27.78%) Maven
4 7 (12.96%) JUnit
5 6 (11.11%) JIRA
5 6 (11.11%) Ant
6 5 (9.26%) Eclipse
6 5 (9.26%) Cucumber
7 4 (7.41%) Mercurial
7 4 (7.41%) Subversion
7 4 (7.41%) JMeter
8 3 (5.56%) WebDriver
8 3 (5.56%) Selenium
9 1 (1.85%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.85%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (24.07%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Marketing
2 4 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.41%) Games
2 4 (7.41%) Electronics
2 4 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Retail
3 2 (3.70%) Publishing
3 2 (3.70%) Front Office
4 1 (1.85%) Automotive
4 1 (1.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (66.67%) Developer
2 22 (40.74%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.11%) Database Manager
3 6 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Tester
6 3 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Automated Tester
7 2 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Django Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Scala Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Applications Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Consultant
8 1 (1.85%) Administrator
8 1 (1.85%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (1.85%) Integration Consultant
8 1 (1.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (53.70%) Spring
2 25 (46.30%) Web Services
3 16 (29.63%) REST
3 16 (29.63%) Apache Camel
3 16 (29.63%) XML
4 13 (24.07%) Hibernate
4 13 (24.07%) J2EE
5 12 (22.22%) SOAP
6 11 (20.37%) jQuery
7 9 (16.67%) CSS
7 9 (16.67%) RESTful
7 9 (16.67%) JSON
8 8 (14.81%) Spring Integration
8 8 (14.81%) JMS
8 8 (14.81%) Middleware
9 6 (11.11%) Struts
10 5 (9.26%) HTML
10 5 (9.26%) Spring MVC
11 4 (7.41%) Django
11 4 (7.41%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Open Source
2 8 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (11.11%) Statistics
3 6 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 6 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.41%) Online Games
4 4 (7.41%) DTV
5 3 (5.56%) PKI
5 3 (5.56%) Blog
6 2 (3.70%) Wiki
6 2 (3.70%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.85%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.85%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.85%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Linux
2 4 (7.41%) Windows
3 2 (3.70%) Android
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) Scrum
2 12 (22.22%) TDD
3 11 (20.37%) ETL
4 10 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (18.52%) E-Commerce
5 8 (14.81%) BDD
5 8 (14.81%) DevOps
5 8 (14.81%) EAI
5 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 7 (12.96%) Data Modelling
6 7 (12.96%) SOA
6 7 (12.96%) ERD
7 6 (11.11%) Capacity Management
7 6 (11.11%) Network Management
7 6 (11.11%) Data Management
7 6 (11.11%) MVC
8 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (9.26%) OO
8 5 (9.26%) Information Architecture
9 4 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 41 (75.93%) Java
2 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.81%) SQL
4 5 (9.26%) Python
4 5 (9.26%) Scala
5 3 (5.56%) PHP
5 3 (5.56%) Groovy
6 2 (3.70%) C
7 1 (1.85%) Ruby
7 1 (1.85%) C#
7 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) ISEB
1 3 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
1 1 (1.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) Puppet
2 6 (11.11%) YUM
3 4 (7.41%) Ansible
4 3 (5.56%) CA SiteMinder
4 3 (5.56%) OpenSSO
5 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) JBoss
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle
3 7 (12.96%) Endeca
4 6 (11.11%) Adobe
5 5 (9.26%) ATG
5 5 (9.26%) Splunk
6 4 (7.41%) SAP
7 3 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.56%) BEA
7 3 (5.56%) WSO2
8 2 (3.70%) hybris
8 2 (3.70%) Demandware
8 2 (3.70%) Intershop
9 1 (1.85%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.85%) Sybase
9 1 (1.85%) Informatica
9 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.85%) Murex
9 1 (1.85%) Fidessa
South East
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Excellent Day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday