The table below looks at the statistics for Mule skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mule over the 3 months to 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mule
Rank 96 96 86
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Contract jobs citing Mule 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.056% 0.065% 0.078%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.39% 0.40% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £700 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £391 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.51% +11.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Mule
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
259 250 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.50% 16.37% 15.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 161 107
Median daily rate £400 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 11
Median hourly rate £36.00 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.47% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.30 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £19.80 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+22.65% +24.69%

Mule
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Mule as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Mule Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Mule
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Mule Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Mule
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Mule.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) WSO2
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) webMethods

Mule
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Java Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) webMethods
1 1 (33.33%) WSO2