The table below looks at the statistics for Mule skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mule over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mule
Rank 517 544 592
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +48
Contract jobs citing Mule 116 94 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.18% 0.048%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.23% 0.99% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 57 10
Median daily rate £525 £388 £466
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% -16.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £274 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £385 £444
% change year-on-year
+29.87% -13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Mule
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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
9419 9452 8967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.77% 18.12% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6225 6031 5370
Median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 291 402
Median hourly rate £26.00 £22.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £42.75 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

Mule
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Mule as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mule within the England region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
London -7 62 £525 +20.00% 6
West Midlands - 20 £495 -
South West +18 13 £450 +16.12% 8
East Midlands - 7 £600 -
North West +15 5 £500 -28.57%
Yorkshire - 4 £538 -
South East +7 2 £598 +13.80%
East of England -2 2 - - 2
North East - 1 - -
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Mule
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 England region with a requirement for Mule.

1 184 (73.02%) Java
2 132 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (42.06%) Mule ESB
4 84 (33.33%) MuleSoft
5 81 (32.14%) SOA
6 78 (30.95%) TDD
7 75 (29.76%) Scrum
8 72 (28.57%) Spring
9 70 (27.78%) REST
10 64 (25.40%) SOAP
11 59 (23.41%) Linux
12 57 (22.62%) Web Services
13 56 (22.22%) DevOps
14 53 (21.03%) JMS
15 52 (20.63%) Oracle
15 52 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
16 49 (19.44%) JSON
17 47 (18.65%) RESTful
17 47 (18.65%) Amazon AWS
18 45 (17.86%) XML
19 44 (17.46%) Finance
20 43 (17.06%) Open Source
20 43 (17.06%) Apache Camel
21 40 (15.87%) SQL
22 36 (14.29%) JavaScript
22 36 (14.29%) Middleware
22 36 (14.29%) Jenkins
23 35 (13.89%) HTML
24 34 (13.49%) Maven
25 33 (13.10%) Git (software)

Mule
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 106 (42.06%) Mule ESB
2 23 (9.13%) CMS
3 22 (8.73%) Apache
4 18 (7.14%) JBoss
5 17 (6.75%) Oracle Service Bus
6 14 (5.56%) Apache ServiceMix
6 14 (5.56%) Apache Solr
6 14 (5.56%) nginx
7 12 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 10 (3.97%) Tomcat
9 8 (3.17%) Cloud Foundry
9 8 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (2.38%) Drupal
10 6 (2.38%) Liferay
11 5 (1.98%) Confluence
12 4 (1.59%) OpenStack
13 3 (1.19%) Jetty
14 2 (0.79%) Alfresco
14 2 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (7.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (3.17%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.79%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (18.65%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (9.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (7.54%) GitHub
3 19 (7.54%) Office 365
4 10 (3.97%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (3.57%) SaaS
5 9 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (1.98%) IaaS
7 3 (1.19%) PaaS
8 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.40%) Boomi
9 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.40%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.54%) HTTP
1 19 (7.54%) LAN
1 19 (7.54%) VPN
1 19 (7.54%) WAN
1 19 (7.54%) Wi-Fi
1 19 (7.54%) Wireless
2 7 (2.78%) AMQP
3 3 (1.19%) SNMP
4 2 (0.79%) LDAP
4 2 (0.79%) Network Security
4 2 (0.79%) SMS
5 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.73%) MongoDB
2 16 (6.35%) NoSQL
3 11 (4.37%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (4.37%) MySQL
4 10 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (3.97%) SQL Server
5 6 (2.38%) Big Data
5 6 (2.38%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.59%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.59%) Redis
7 3 (1.19%) DB2
7 3 (1.19%) MariaDB
7 3 (1.19%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.79%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.40%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 36 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 34 (13.49%) Maven
3 33 (13.10%) Git (software)
4 25 (9.92%) JIRA
5 20 (7.94%) JUnit
6 16 (6.35%) IntelliJ
7 13 (5.16%) Cucumber
8 12 (4.76%) Eclipse
9 11 (4.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (3.17%) NetBeans
11 7 (2.78%) Hudson
11 7 (2.78%) Mockito
12 6 (2.38%) SoapUI
12 6 (2.38%) Subversion
13 5 (1.98%) Grunt
13 5 (1.98%) gulp
14 3 (1.19%) Bower
14 3 (1.19%) Gradle
14 3 (1.19%) JMeter
14 3 (1.19%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 44 (17.46%) Finance
2 24 (9.52%) Banking
2 24 (9.52%) Retail
3 22 (8.73%) Marketing
4 19 (7.54%) Electronics
4 19 (7.54%) Manufacturing
4 19 (7.54%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.57%) Publishing
6 7 (2.78%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.19%) Games
7 3 (1.19%) Law
8 2 (0.79%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Advertising
9 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 146 (57.94%) Developer
2 74 (29.37%) Java Developer
3 62 (24.60%) Architect
4 40 (15.87%) Integration Developer
5 23 (9.13%) MuleSoft Developer
5 23 (9.13%) Senior Developer
6 18 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
7 15 (5.95%) Solutions Architect
8 14 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
9 13 (5.16%) Java Architect
10 9 (3.57%) Agile Developer
10 9 (3.57%) Angular Developer
10 9 (3.57%) Technical Architect
11 8 (3.17%) Applications Developer
11 8 (3.17%) Java Engineer
11 8 (3.17%) Technical Leader
12 7 (2.78%) Android Developer
12 7 (2.78%) iOS Developer
12 7 (2.78%) Lead Architect
12 7 (2.78%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (28.57%) Spring
2 70 (27.78%) REST
3 64 (25.40%) SOAP
4 57 (22.62%) Web Services
5 53 (21.03%) JMS
6 49 (19.44%) JSON
7 47 (18.65%) RESTful
8 45 (17.86%) XML
9 43 (17.06%) Apache Camel
10 36 (14.29%) Middleware
11 35 (13.89%) HTML
12 31 (12.30%) Node.js
13 29 (11.51%) J2EE
14 28 (11.11%) AngularJS
15 26 (10.32%) Hibernate
16 25 (9.92%) ActiveMQ
17 23 (9.13%) HTML5
18 22 (8.73%) RabbitMQ
19 18 (7.14%) CSS
20 16 (6.35%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.56%) Blog
3 11 (4.37%) Mobile App
3 11 (4.37%) User Experience
4 10 (3.97%) Mobile Banking
5 6 (2.38%) Online Banking
6 4 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.79%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.79%) DataPower
7 2 (0.79%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.79%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.40%) Clustering
8 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.40%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 59 (23.41%) Linux
2 19 (7.54%) Mac OS X
2 19 (7.54%) Windows
3 13 (5.16%) Unix
4 11 (4.37%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (32.14%) SOA
3 78 (30.95%) TDD
4 75 (29.76%) Scrum
5 56 (22.22%) DevOps
6 52 (20.63%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (17.06%) Open Source
8 30 (11.90%) Integration Testing
9 28 (11.11%) OO
9 28 (11.11%) SDLC
10 25 (9.92%) API Development
11 24 (9.52%) E-Commerce
12 21 (8.33%) Programme Management
13 20 (7.94%) MVC
14 19 (7.54%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (7.54%) Digital Marketing
15 17 (6.75%) Multithreading
15 17 (6.75%) Web Development
16 16 (6.35%) Mentoring
16 16 (6.35%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 184 (73.02%) Java
2 40 (15.87%) SQL
3 36 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 16 (6.35%) Groovy
5 9 (3.57%) C
6 7 (2.78%) Ruby
6 7 (2.78%) Shell Script
7 6 (2.38%) PHP
8 5 (1.98%) Clojure
8 5 (1.98%) Python
9 4 (1.59%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.59%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.59%) XPath
10 3 (1.19%) Apex Code
10 3 (1.19%) Haskell
10 3 (1.19%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.19%) Scala
10 3 (1.19%) SOQL
11 2 (0.79%) Go
11 2 (0.79%) Lua
Qualifications
1 19 (7.54%) CISSP
2 7 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.98%) Degree
4 4 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.75%) QA
2 2 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (7.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.98%) Docker
3 3 (1.19%) Varnish
3 3 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.40%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 22 (8.73%) Puppet
2 20 (7.94%) Ansible
3 19 (7.54%) Microsoft Intune
3 19 (7.54%) SCCM
4 12 (4.76%) CloudHub
5 5 (1.98%) Grafana
5 5 (1.98%) Graphite
6 4 (1.59%) Packer
6 4 (1.59%) Terraform
6 4 (1.59%) Uchiwa
7 3 (1.19%) Kibana
7 3 (1.19%) logstash
8 1 (0.40%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.40%) Graylog
8 1 (0.40%) Jitterbit
Vendors
1 84 (33.33%) MuleSoft
2 52 (20.63%) Oracle
3 24 (9.52%) Google
3 24 (9.52%) WSO2
4 19 (7.54%) Cisco
4 19 (7.54%) Palo Alto
4 19 (7.54%) SAP
5 10 (3.97%) Adobe
5 10 (3.97%) TIBCO
6 7 (2.78%) Atlassian
7 6 (2.38%) AppDynamics
7 6 (2.38%) IBM
8 5 (1.98%) Apigee
8 5 (1.98%) Guidewire
8 5 (1.98%) Microsoft
8 5 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.98%) Teradata
9 3 (1.19%) Canoo
9 3 (1.19%) Pega
9 3 (1.19%) webMethods
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