The first table below looks at the demand for Mule skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mule over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the London region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mule
Rank 391 396 405
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs citing Mule 10 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.045% 0.023%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.23% 0.25% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 3
Average daily rate
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£503 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.23% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £346 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £508 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £403
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4437 4322 4590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.82% 17.83% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2921 2738 2963
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 142 159
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.03 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
Mule
England

Mule
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Mule Jobs Demand Trend in London

Mule
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Mule Daily Rate Trend in London

Mule
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mule across the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Mule Daily Rate Histogram in London

Mule
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mule within the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 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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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
City of London +28 5 £510 +2.00% 9
Hammersmith - - - -
Mule
England

Mule
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 26 (86.67%) Java
2 19 (63.33%) Spring
3 17 (56.67%) Web Services
4 15 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 13 (43.33%) Hibernate
6 12 (40.00%) J2EE
6 12 (40.00%) RESTful
7 11 (36.67%) TDD
8 10 (33.33%) Endeca
8 10 (33.33%) SOAP
8 10 (33.33%) Apache Solr
8 10 (33.33%) MongoDB
8 10 (33.33%) Apache Camel
9 9 (30.00%) BDD
9 9 (30.00%) SOA
9 9 (30.00%) jQuery
10 8 (26.67%) ATG
10 8 (26.67%) ETL
10 8 (26.67%) SharePoint
11 7 (23.33%) Struts
11 7 (23.33%) UML
11 7 (23.33%) JBoss
11 7 (23.33%) CMS
11 7 (23.33%) Finance
11 7 (23.33%) Maven
11 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
11 7 (23.33%) Open Source
12 6 (20.00%) OpenSSO
12 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
12 6 (20.00%) Adobe CQ

Mule
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 10 (33.33%) Apache Solr
2 8 (26.67%) SharePoint
3 7 (23.33%) CMS
4 6 (20.00%) Adobe CQ
4 6 (20.00%) WebLogic Portal
4 6 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 4 (13.33%) Apache
5 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
6 3 (10.00%) Node.js
6 3 (10.00%) Drupal
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (3.33%) Moodle
8 1 (3.33%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Heroku
3 2 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) LDAP
1 1 (3.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.33%) CloverETL
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.33%) MySQL
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.33%) DB2
5 1 (3.33%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Maven
1 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.00%) Ant
3 4 (13.33%) JMeter
3 4 (13.33%) Subversion
3 4 (13.33%) Eclipse
3 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.00%) PHPUnit
4 3 (10.00%) JUnit
5 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.33%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (3.33%) JIRA
6 1 (3.33%) Selenium
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Games
3 2 (6.67%) Front Office
3 2 (6.67%) Automotive
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) Java Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Drupal Developer
5 3 (10.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 3 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Scala Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Integration Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) Spring
2 17 (56.67%) Web Services
3 13 (43.33%) Hibernate
4 12 (40.00%) J2EE
4 12 (40.00%) RESTful
5 10 (33.33%) SOAP
5 10 (33.33%) Apache Camel
6 9 (30.00%) jQuery
7 7 (23.33%) Struts
8 6 (20.00%) Lucene
9 5 (16.67%) HTML
9 5 (16.67%) CSS
9 5 (16.67%) Spring MVC
10 4 (13.33%) JPA
10 4 (13.33%) Ajax
10 4 (13.33%) XML
10 4 (13.33%) JMS
10 4 (13.33%) Memcached
10 4 (13.33%) REST
11 3 (10.00%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Open Source
2 6 (20.00%) PKI
3 4 (13.33%) Online Games
4 2 (6.67%) Blog
4 2 (6.67%) Fixed Income
4 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.33%) Learning Management System
5 1 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (3.33%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.33%) Clustering
5 1 (3.33%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 11 (36.67%) TDD
3 9 (30.00%) BDD
3 9 (30.00%) SOA
4 8 (26.67%) ETL
5 7 (23.33%) UML
6 6 (20.00%) MVC
6 6 (20.00%) Scrum
6 6 (20.00%) CRM
7 5 (16.67%) OO
8 4 (13.33%) Web Development
8 4 (13.33%) DevOps
9 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 3 (10.00%) Change Management
9 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
9 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
9 3 (10.00%) Release Management
10 2 (6.67%) Time Management
10 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) Java
2 6 (20.00%) PHP
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) C
5 1 (3.33%) Scala
5 1 (3.33%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) Ruby
5 1 (3.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) OpenSSO
1 6 (20.00%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.33%) YUM
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Endeca
2 8 (26.67%) ATG
3 7 (23.33%) JBoss
4 6 (20.00%) BEA
4 6 (20.00%) Adobe
5 5 (16.67%) Oracle
6 4 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (6.67%) Intershop
7 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.67%) Demandware
7 2 (6.67%) hybris
8 1 (3.33%) Splunk
8 1 (3.33%) Talend
8 1 (3.33%) Murex
8 1 (3.33%) Fidessa
8 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.33%) Bloomberg
8 1 (3.33%) Sybase
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