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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mule
Rank 530 513 530
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +17
Contract jobs citing Mule 50 67 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.15% 0.092%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.58% 0.80% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 35 27
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £310 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
8588 8395 7989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.20% 18.21% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5621 5282 4827
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 291 299
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mule within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -19 25 £500 +25.00% 16
East of England +10 16 £363 -42.00% 1
South East 0 4 £413 -25.00%
West Midlands -12 4 £425 - 1
North West - 1 £575 -
Mule
UK

Mule
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 92 (74.19%) Java
2 43 (34.68%) Web Services
3 42 (33.87%) Mule ESB
4 40 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (32.26%) Middleware
5 39 (31.45%) TDD
6 37 (29.84%) SOAP
7 35 (28.23%) SOA
7 35 (28.23%) Spring
8 29 (23.39%) REST
9 27 (21.77%) JIRA
10 26 (20.97%) WebLogic
11 23 (18.55%) SQL
11 23 (18.55%) Linux
11 23 (18.55%) Apache Camel
12 22 (17.74%) Jenkins
12 22 (17.74%) HTML
12 22 (17.74%) E-Commerce
13 21 (16.94%) Open Source
14 20 (16.13%) MongoDB
15 19 (15.32%) HTML5
15 19 (15.32%) Oracle
15 19 (15.32%) Scrum
15 19 (15.32%) MuleSoft
16 18 (14.52%) AngularJS
16 18 (14.52%) JavaScript
16 18 (14.52%) Node.js
17 17 (13.71%) Software Engineering
17 17 (13.71%) Hibernate
18 16 (12.90%) Finance

Mule
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 42 (33.87%) Mule ESB
2 26 (20.97%) WebLogic
3 18 (14.52%) Node.js
4 14 (11.29%) Apache Solr
4 14 (11.29%) CMS
5 13 (10.48%) Confluence
6 12 (9.68%) Apache
7 11 (8.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 10 (8.06%) Tomcat
9 9 (7.26%) Apache ServiceMix
10 8 (6.45%) JBoss
11 6 (4.84%) Alfresco
11 6 (4.84%) WebSphere
12 5 (4.03%) Drupal
12 5 (4.03%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (4.03%) Liferay
12 5 (4.03%) nginx
13 4 (3.23%) JCAPS
13 4 (3.23%) WebLogic Portal
13 4 (3.23%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.42%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (2.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.03%) GitHub
3 3 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.84%) Firewall
1 6 (4.84%) VPN
2 4 (3.23%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.81%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.13%) MongoDB
2 15 (12.10%) NoSQL
3 10 (8.06%) MySQL
4 9 (7.26%) Big Data
4 9 (7.26%) SQL Server
5 8 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.23%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.42%) Couchbase
7 3 (2.42%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.61%) Pentaho
8 2 (1.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (21.77%) JIRA
2 22 (17.74%) Jenkins
3 15 (12.10%) Git (software)
4 14 (11.29%) Maven
5 12 (9.68%) Selenium
6 10 (8.06%) Hudson
7 9 (7.26%) Gradle
7 9 (7.26%) JUnit
8 8 (6.45%) JMeter
9 7 (5.65%) SonarQube
10 6 (4.84%) Artifactory
10 6 (4.84%) Cucumber
10 6 (4.84%) Gerrit
10 6 (4.84%) Gitweb
10 6 (4.84%) Mockito
11 5 (4.03%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (2.42%) EasyMock
13 2 (1.61%) Karma Test Runner
14 1 (0.81%) Robomongo
14 1 (0.81%) Spock
General
1 16 (12.90%) Finance
2 12 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 10 (8.06%) Banking
4 8 (6.45%) Retail
5 4 (3.23%) Electronics
5 4 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.23%) Marketing
6 3 (2.42%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.61%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 78 (62.90%) Developer
2 60 (48.39%) Java Developer
3 36 (29.03%) Architect
4 22 (17.74%) Integration Developer
5 17 (13.71%) Technical Architect
6 16 (12.90%) Senior Developer
7 11 (8.87%) Java Architect
8 9 (7.26%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (6.45%) Data Architect
9 8 (6.45%) E-Commerce Developer
9 8 (6.45%) Java E-Commerce Developer
9 8 (6.45%) Node.js Developer
10 6 (4.84%) Consultant
11 5 (4.03%) Digital Architect
11 5 (4.03%) Lead Architect
12 4 (3.23%) Applications Developer
12 4 (3.23%) Java Technical Architect
12 4 (3.23%) SC Cleared Java Developer
12 4 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (3.23%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (34.68%) Web Services
2 40 (32.26%) Middleware
3 37 (29.84%) SOAP
4 35 (28.23%) Spring
5 29 (23.39%) REST
6 23 (18.55%) Apache Camel
7 22 (17.74%) HTML
8 19 (15.32%) HTML5
9 18 (14.52%) AngularJS
10 17 (13.71%) Hibernate
11 14 (11.29%) J2EE
11 14 (11.29%) JSON
11 14 (11.29%) RESTful
12 13 (10.48%) Java EE
12 13 (10.48%) XML
13 12 (9.68%) .NET
13 12 (9.68%) CSS
13 12 (9.68%) WCF
14 11 (8.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 9 (7.26%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.29%) Data Integration
2 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.45%) Visualisation
4 7 (5.65%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (4.03%) Blog
6 4 (3.23%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.23%) Online Banking
6 4 (3.23%) PKI
7 3 (2.42%) Derivative
7 3 (2.42%) Equities
7 3 (2.42%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.42%) User Experience
7 3 (2.42%) W3C
8 2 (1.61%) Data Conversion
8 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.81%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.55%) Linux
2 5 (4.03%) Unix
3 4 (3.23%) CentOS
4 1 (0.81%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (31.45%) TDD
3 35 (28.23%) SOA
4 22 (17.74%) E-Commerce
5 21 (16.94%) Open Source
6 19 (15.32%) Scrum
7 17 (13.71%) Software Engineering
8 13 (10.48%) BDD
8 13 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (10.48%) Data Modelling
9 12 (9.68%) Low Latency
10 11 (8.87%) Microservices
10 11 (8.87%) OO
10 11 (8.87%) SDLC
11 10 (8.06%) Data Architecture
11 10 (8.06%) Multithreading
12 9 (7.26%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (7.26%) Unit Testing
13 8 (6.45%) Data Analysis
13 8 (6.45%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 92 (74.19%) Java
2 23 (18.55%) SQL
3 18 (14.52%) JavaScript
4 13 (10.48%) Bash Shell
5 9 (7.26%) C#
5 9 (7.26%) Groovy
6 6 (4.84%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.03%) Shell Script
7 5 (4.03%) XPath
8 2 (1.61%) Clojure
8 2 (1.61%) PHP
8 2 (1.61%) Python
8 2 (1.61%) Ruby
9 1 (0.81%) ClojureScript
9 1 (0.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (8.87%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.03%) Degree
3 4 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.42%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.81%) CISSP
5 1 (0.81%) CREST Certified
5 1 (0.81%) GPEN
5 1 (0.81%) GSSP-JAVA
5 1 (0.81%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) QA
2 5 (4.03%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (3.23%) Docker
1 4 (3.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (4.84%) Ansible
1 6 (4.84%) Kibana
1 6 (4.84%) logstash
1 6 (4.84%) Rundeck
1 6 (4.84%) Salt
2 4 (3.23%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (3.23%) OpenSSO
2 4 (3.23%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.81%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 19 (15.32%) MuleSoft
1 19 (15.32%) Oracle
2 10 (8.06%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.06%) TIBCO
2 10 (8.06%) WSO2
3 8 (6.45%) Atlassian
4 7 (5.65%) Adobe
4 7 (5.65%) Endeca
5 6 (4.84%) IBM
5 6 (4.84%) Twitter
6 5 (4.03%) Talend
6 5 (4.03%) webMethods
7 4 (3.23%) Apigee
7 4 (3.23%) ATG
7 4 (3.23%) BEA
7 4 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.23%) SAP
7 4 (3.23%) VMware
8 3 (2.42%) hybris
9 2 (1.61%) AppDynamics
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