The table below looks at the statistics for Mule skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mule over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mule
England / South East
Rank 226 250 251
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +1
Contract jobs citing Mule 11 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.061% 0.043%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.97% 0.35% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £450 £413 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £375 £475
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1132 1412 1584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.54% 17.21% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 843 923
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £253 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 54 63
Median hourly rate £26.25 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.48 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.38 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-13.52% +11.84%

Mule
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Mule Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Mule
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Mule Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Mule
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mule within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Middlesex - 7 - -
Surrey +17 3 £450 +28.57% 1
Berkshire +3 1 £525 +10.52%
Mule
England

Mule
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for Mule.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (93.75%) Spring
3 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (75.00%) Mule ESB
4 11 (68.75%) HTML
4 11 (68.75%) Java EE
4 11 (68.75%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (68.75%) MVC
4 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
4 11 (68.75%) CSS
4 11 (68.75%) MySQL
4 11 (68.75%) Oracle
4 11 (68.75%) Web Services
5 10 (62.50%) Finance
6 9 (56.25%) Legal
6 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
6 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
7 5 (31.25%) REST
8 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
9 3 (18.75%) MuleSoft
9 3 (18.75%) Maven
9 3 (18.75%) SOAP
9 3 (18.75%) XML
9 3 (18.75%) HTTP
10 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
10 2 (12.50%) JAXB
10 2 (12.50%) VMware
10 2 (12.50%) Law
10 2 (12.50%) Windows
10 2 (12.50%) Linux

Mule
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (75.00%) Mule ESB
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
2 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) MySQL
2 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) Maven
3 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
4 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.25%) JBehave
4 1 (6.25%) JUnit
4 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Legal
3 2 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
1 14 (87.50%) Java Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (18.75%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Java Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Java Integration Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) Spring
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) Java EE
2 11 (68.75%) Web Services
3 5 (31.25%) REST
4 3 (18.75%) SOAP
4 3 (18.75%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) JAXB
6 1 (6.25%) Apache Camel
6 1 (6.25%) Java SE
6 1 (6.25%) JMS
6 1 (6.25%) Middleware
6 1 (6.25%) Spring Integration
6 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (68.75%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Data Transformation
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) MuleSoft
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Informatica
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