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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mule
Rank 477 528 573
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +45
Contract jobs citing Mule 160 93 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.18% 0.045%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.75% 1.02% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 53 10
Median daily rate £515 £400 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.75% -9.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £522 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £496 £383 £400
% change year-on-year
+29.71% -4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Mule
UK

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
9151 9095 8653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.33% 17.59% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6134 5871 5181
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 278 371
Median hourly rate £26.00 £20.60 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.21% +14.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £42.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +36 90 £525 +21.38% 16
South West +12 17 £431 +7.47% 6
West Midlands - 15 £496 -
East Midlands - 14 £600 -
East of England +15 9 £450 +28.57%
South East +11 8 £360 -31.42% 1
North West +7 4 £465 -33.57%
Yorkshire - 1 £600 - 1
North East - 1 - - 1
Mule
UK

Mule
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 189 (73.26%) Java
2 129 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (37.98%) Mule ESB
4 82 (31.78%) MuleSoft
5 79 (30.62%) SOA
6 78 (30.23%) TDD
7 77 (29.84%) Spring
8 76 (29.46%) REST
9 74 (28.68%) Scrum
10 70 (27.13%) SOAP
11 62 (24.03%) Linux
12 59 (22.87%) Web Services
12 59 (22.87%) JMS
13 58 (22.48%) JSON
14 57 (22.09%) Oracle
15 54 (20.93%) XML
16 51 (19.77%) Apache Camel
16 51 (19.77%) DevOps
17 50 (19.38%) Continuous Integration
18 48 (18.60%) Finance
19 44 (17.05%) SQL
20 43 (16.67%) RESTful
21 42 (16.28%) Open Source
21 42 (16.28%) Maven
22 40 (15.50%) JavaScript
22 40 (15.50%) Amazon AWS
23 39 (15.12%) Jenkins
23 39 (15.12%) HTML
24 34 (13.18%) J2EE
24 34 (13.18%) OO

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 98 (37.98%) Mule ESB
2 23 (8.91%) CMS
3 22 (8.53%) Apache
4 18 (6.98%) Oracle Service Bus
5 17 (6.59%) JBoss
6 14 (5.43%) Apache ServiceMix
6 14 (5.43%) Apache Solr
6 14 (5.43%) nginx
6 14 (5.43%) Tomcat
7 12 (4.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 8 (3.10%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (3.10%) WebLogic
9 7 (2.71%) Drupal
10 6 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (1.55%) Confluence
12 3 (1.16%) Jetty
12 3 (1.16%) Liferay
13 2 (0.78%) Alfresco
13 2 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (8.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (3.10%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (2.71%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (2.71%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 40 (15.50%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (7.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (7.36%) Office 365
4 18 (6.98%) GitHub
5 12 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (4.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 10 (3.88%) SaaS
8 5 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.55%) IaaS
10 2 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.39%) Boomi
11 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.39%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.36%) HTTP
1 19 (7.36%) LAN
1 19 (7.36%) VPN
1 19 (7.36%) WAN
1 19 (7.36%) Wi-Fi
1 19 (7.36%) Wireless
2 7 (2.71%) AMQP
3 3 (1.16%) LDAP
3 3 (1.16%) SNMP
4 2 (0.78%) Network Security
4 2 (0.78%) SMS
5 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.14%) MongoDB
2 15 (5.81%) NoSQL
3 13 (5.04%) SQL Server
4 12 (4.65%) MySQL
5 11 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (3.10%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.33%) Big Data
8 5 (1.94%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.55%) Redis
10 3 (1.16%) DB2
10 3 (1.16%) MariaDB
10 3 (1.16%) Pentaho
10 3 (1.16%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.39%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.39%) Oracle ODI
12 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 42 (16.28%) Maven
2 39 (15.12%) Jenkins
3 30 (11.63%) JIRA
4 28 (10.85%) Git (software)
5 26 (10.08%) JUnit
6 17 (6.59%) Cucumber
7 16 (6.20%) IntelliJ
8 12 (4.65%) Eclipse
8 12 (4.65%) Mockito
9 10 (3.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (3.10%) NetBeans
10 8 (3.10%) Selenium
11 7 (2.71%) Hudson
11 7 (2.71%) Subversion
12 6 (2.33%) SoapUI
13 5 (1.94%) EasyMock
13 5 (1.94%) Grunt
13 5 (1.94%) gulp
14 3 (1.16%) Bower
14 3 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 48 (18.60%) Finance
2 25 (9.69%) Marketing
3 24 (9.30%) Banking
3 24 (9.30%) Retail
4 21 (8.14%) Electronics
4 21 (8.14%) Manufacturing
4 21 (8.14%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.49%) Publishing
6 7 (2.71%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.71%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.16%) Games
8 2 (0.78%) Law
8 2 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 156 (60.47%) Developer
2 80 (31.01%) Java Developer
3 68 (26.36%) Architect
4 44 (17.05%) Integration Developer
5 28 (10.85%) Senior Developer
6 22 (8.53%) MuleSoft Developer
7 19 (7.36%) Senior Java Developer
8 18 (6.98%) Infrastructure Architect
9 16 (6.20%) Java Architect
10 15 (5.81%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (3.88%) Applications Developer
11 10 (3.88%) Technical Leader
12 9 (3.49%) Agile Developer
12 9 (3.49%) Angular Developer
12 9 (3.49%) Integration Architect
12 9 (3.49%) Lead Architect
12 9 (3.49%) Lead Developer
12 9 (3.49%) Technical Architect
13 8 (3.10%) Consultant
14 7 (2.71%) iOS Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (29.84%) Spring
2 76 (29.46%) REST
3 70 (27.13%) SOAP
4 59 (22.87%) JMS
4 59 (22.87%) Web Services
5 58 (22.48%) JSON
6 54 (20.93%) XML
7 51 (19.77%) Apache Camel
8 43 (16.67%) RESTful
9 39 (15.12%) HTML
10 34 (13.18%) Hibernate
10 34 (13.18%) J2EE
11 32 (12.40%) Middleware
12 30 (11.63%) ActiveMQ
13 29 (11.24%) Node.js
14 27 (10.47%) AngularJS
15 23 (8.91%) CSS
15 23 (8.91%) Java EE
16 22 (8.53%) HTML5
17 20 (7.75%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.43%) Blog
2 13 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.88%) Mobile Banking
5 9 (3.49%) User Experience
6 6 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.94%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.94%) Derivative
7 5 (1.94%) Equities
7 5 (1.94%) Fixed Income
7 5 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.55%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.78%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.78%) DataPower
9 2 (0.78%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.39%) Clustering
10 1 (0.39%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.39%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 62 (24.03%) Linux
2 19 (7.36%) Mac OS X
2 19 (7.36%) Windows
3 18 (6.98%) Unix
4 11 (4.26%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (30.62%) SOA
3 78 (30.23%) TDD
4 74 (28.68%) Scrum
5 51 (19.77%) DevOps
6 50 (19.38%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (16.28%) Open Source
8 34 (13.18%) OO
9 31 (12.02%) Integration Testing
10 27 (10.47%) SDLC
11 26 (10.08%) API Development
12 24 (9.30%) E-Commerce
13 23 (8.91%) Multithreading
13 23 (8.91%) Programme Management
14 22 (8.53%) MVC
15 21 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (8.14%) Digital Marketing
16 17 (6.59%) Web Development
17 16 (6.20%) Content Management
17 16 (6.20%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 189 (73.26%) Java
2 44 (17.05%) SQL
3 40 (15.50%) JavaScript
4 16 (6.20%) Groovy
5 9 (3.49%) Bash Shell
5 9 (3.49%) C
5 9 (3.49%) PL/SQL
6 8 (3.10%) Shell Script
7 7 (2.71%) PHP
8 4 (1.55%) Clojure
8 4 (1.55%) XPath
9 3 (1.16%) Apex Code
9 3 (1.16%) Haskell
9 3 (1.16%) Python
9 3 (1.16%) SOQL
9 3 (1.16%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.78%) Go
10 2 (0.78%) Ruby
10 2 (0.78%) Scala
11 1 (0.39%) ES6
Qualifications
1 19 (7.36%) CISSP
2 10 (3.88%) Degree
3 8 (3.10%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (1.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.98%) QA
2 2 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (7.36%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.33%) Docker
3 3 (1.16%) Varnish
3 3 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.39%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 20 (7.75%) Ansible
2 19 (7.36%) Microsoft Intune
2 19 (7.36%) SCCM
3 18 (6.98%) Puppet
4 14 (5.43%) CloudHub
5 3 (1.16%) Kibana
5 3 (1.16%) logstash
6 1 (0.39%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.39%) Grafana
6 1 (0.39%) Graphite
6 1 (0.39%) Graylog
6 1 (0.39%) Jitterbit
Vendors
1 82 (31.78%) MuleSoft
2 57 (22.09%) Oracle
3 22 (8.53%) SAP
4 20 (7.75%) Google
4 20 (7.75%) WSO2
5 19 (7.36%) Cisco
5 19 (7.36%) Palo Alto
6 10 (3.88%) Adobe
6 10 (3.88%) TIBCO
7 6 (2.33%) AppDynamics
7 6 (2.33%) IBM
7 6 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.94%) Apigee
8 5 (1.94%) Guidewire
8 5 (1.94%) Microsoft
8 5 (1.94%) Teradata
9 3 (1.16%) Canoo
9 3 (1.16%) ForgeRock
9 3 (1.16%) Pega
9 3 (1.16%) webMethods
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