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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mule
Rank 496 544 539
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -5
Contract jobs citing Mule 99 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.053% 0.037%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.04% 0.29% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 12 14
Average daily rate
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£400 £444 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.85% +5.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £591 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
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
9558 8949 8019
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.55% 18.13% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6236 5396 4654
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 370 403
Average hourly rate £21.15 £18.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.47% -16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £35.80 £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +47 63 £433 -13.93% 2
East of England - 19 £350 - 6
South East -8 8 £525 +12.60% 4
South West -5 7 £401 +7.00% 2
North West -26 1 £700 -
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Mule
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 137 (86.16%) Java
2 84 (52.83%) Mule ESB
3 71 (44.65%) Spring
4 69 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (37.11%) Hibernate
6 58 (36.48%) Web Services
7 57 (35.85%) SOA
8 50 (31.45%) TDD
9 45 (28.30%) Apache Camel
10 43 (27.04%) Maven
11 41 (25.79%) Scrum
11 41 (25.79%) Jenkins
12 40 (25.16%) REST
12 40 (25.16%) SOAP
13 38 (23.90%) Git (software)
14 37 (23.27%) HTML
14 37 (23.27%) J2EE
15 35 (22.01%) XML
16 34 (21.38%) E-Commerce
17 33 (20.75%) Linux
18 32 (20.13%) SQL
18 32 (20.13%) Open Source
19 30 (18.87%) MongoDB
19 30 (18.87%) Marketing
19 30 (18.87%) Spring MVC
19 30 (18.87%) MVC
20 27 (16.98%) Finance
20 27 (16.98%) JavaScript
20 27 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
21 26 (16.35%) WebLogic

Mule
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 84 (52.83%) Mule ESB
2 26 (16.35%) WebLogic
3 22 (13.84%) JBoss
4 13 (8.18%) Apache
4 13 (8.18%) Tomcat
4 13 (8.18%) nginx
5 11 (6.92%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (6.92%) WildFly
6 10 (6.29%) Apache TomEE
6 10 (6.29%) Node.js
6 10 (6.29%) Confluence
6 10 (6.29%) GlassFish
6 10 (6.29%) Jetty
6 10 (6.29%) Alfresco
6 10 (6.29%) iPlanet
7 9 (5.66%) Apache Qpid
8 8 (5.03%) Tornado
9 7 (4.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 7 (4.40%) CMS
10 6 (3.77%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (3.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (10.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (5.03%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle TCA
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.63%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.81%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.55%) SmartFocus
3 10 (6.29%) GitHub
4 7 (4.40%) OpenShift
5 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (2.52%) SaaS
7 2 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.18%) HTTP
2 7 (4.40%) OpenLDAP
3 5 (3.14%) FTP
4 2 (1.26%) VPN
4 2 (1.26%) Firewall
5 1 (0.63%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.63%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.87%) MongoDB
2 20 (12.58%) MySQL
3 15 (9.43%) Redis
4 14 (8.81%) NoSQL
4 14 (8.81%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (7.55%) SQL Server
6 11 (6.92%) Hadoop
7 9 (5.66%) Riak
7 9 (5.66%) Infinispan
8 7 (4.40%) InterSystems Cache
9 6 (3.77%) Big Data
10 4 (2.52%) DB2
11 3 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.89%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.26%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.26%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.63%) Hazelcast
13 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 43 (27.04%) Maven
2 41 (25.79%) Jenkins
3 38 (23.90%) Git (software)
4 20 (12.58%) JIRA
5 18 (11.32%) JUnit
6 15 (9.43%) SonarQube
7 12 (7.55%) Gradle
7 12 (7.55%) Hudson
8 10 (6.29%) Gerrit
8 10 (6.29%) JMeter
8 10 (6.29%) Subversion
8 10 (6.29%) Selenium
9 9 (5.66%) Artifactory
10 7 (4.40%) Mocha
11 6 (3.77%) Ant
12 2 (1.26%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.26%) TestNG
12 2 (1.26%) SoapUI
13 1 (0.63%) Mockito
13 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
General
1 30 (18.87%) Marketing
2 27 (16.98%) Finance
3 18 (11.32%) Telecoms
4 17 (10.69%) Electronics
4 17 (10.69%) Manufacturing
5 13 (8.18%) Retail
6 2 (1.26%) Publishing
6 2 (1.26%) Games
6 2 (1.26%) Banking
7 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 122 (76.73%) Developer
2 86 (54.09%) Java Developer
3 30 (18.87%) Architect
4 24 (15.09%) Senior Developer
5 16 (10.06%) Senior Java Developer
6 15 (9.43%) Technical Architect
7 11 (6.92%) Java Architect
7 11 (6.92%) MuleSoft Developer
8 7 (4.40%) Middleware Developer
9 4 (2.52%) UI Developer
9 4 (2.52%) Integration Engineer
9 4 (2.52%) Java Technical Architect
9 4 (2.52%) UI Programmer
10 3 (1.89%) Integration Specialist
10 3 (1.89%) Integration Architect
10 3 (1.89%) Project Manager
10 3 (1.89%) Programmer
10 3 (1.89%) Applications Developer
10 3 (1.89%) Java Programmer
11 2 (1.26%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (44.65%) Spring
2 59 (37.11%) Hibernate
3 58 (36.48%) Web Services
4 45 (28.30%) Apache Camel
5 40 (25.16%) SOAP
5 40 (25.16%) REST
6 37 (23.27%) HTML
6 37 (23.27%) J2EE
7 35 (22.01%) XML
8 30 (18.87%) Spring MVC
9 22 (13.84%) RESTful
10 21 (13.21%) HTML5
10 21 (13.21%) CSS
10 21 (13.21%) Middleware
11 20 (12.58%) JSON
11 20 (12.58%) jQuery
11 20 (12.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 19 (11.95%) AngularJS
12 19 (11.95%) JPA
13 17 (10.69%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.69%) DTV
2 10 (6.29%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (5.03%) W3C
4 7 (4.40%) Video on Demand
5 5 (3.14%) Blog
5 5 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.52%) User Experience
6 4 (2.52%) Wiki
6 4 (2.52%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.52%) MPEG
7 3 (1.89%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.26%) Clustering
8 2 (1.26%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.26%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.26%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.26%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 33 (20.75%) Linux
2 8 (5.03%) CentOS
3 7 (4.40%) Ubuntu
4 3 (1.89%) VMS
5 1 (0.63%) UNIX
5 1 (0.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (35.85%) SOA
3 50 (31.45%) TDD
4 41 (25.79%) Scrum
5 34 (21.38%) E-Commerce
6 32 (20.13%) Open Source
7 30 (18.87%) MVC
8 27 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (10.69%) Digital Marketing
9 17 (10.69%) BDD
9 17 (10.69%) Programme Management
9 17 (10.69%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (10.06%) Integration Testing
11 13 (8.18%) Microservices
12 12 (7.55%) Unit Testing
13 10 (6.29%) CRM
13 10 (6.29%) SDLC
14 9 (5.66%) OO
15 8 (5.03%) B2B
15 8 (5.03%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 137 (86.16%) Java
2 32 (20.13%) SQL
3 27 (16.98%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.77%) C#
5 5 (3.14%) Groovy
6 4 (2.52%) XPath
7 3 (1.89%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.89%) Scala
7 3 (1.89%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.26%) C++
8 2 (1.26%) C
9 1 (0.63%) VB
9 1 (0.63%) Ruby
9 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.40%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (5.03%) Squid
1 8 (5.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (5.03%) Varnish
1 8 (5.03%) vCloud
2 7 (4.40%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (10.06%) CloudHub
2 9 (5.66%) Rundeck
2 9 (5.66%) Puppet
2 9 (5.66%) Ansible
2 9 (5.66%) logstash
2 9 (5.66%) Salt
2 9 (5.66%) Kibana
3 8 (5.03%) ZABBIX
4 7 (4.40%) HAProxy
5 4 (2.52%) yum
6 2 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 26 (16.35%) MuleSoft
2 23 (14.47%) Oracle
3 19 (11.95%) SAP
3 19 (11.95%) TIBCO
4 17 (10.69%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (8.81%) Demandware
6 11 (6.92%) Splunk
6 11 (6.92%) Red Hat
7 9 (5.66%) VMware
8 7 (4.40%) Adobe
8 7 (4.40%) Pega
8 7 (4.40%) Twitter
9 6 (3.77%) SEEBURGER
9 6 (3.77%) Microsoft
10 5 (3.14%) webMethods
11 3 (1.89%) AppDynamics
12 2 (1.26%) Atomikos
12 2 (1.26%) ATG
12 2 (1.26%) Axway
12 2 (1.26%) IBM
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