The table below looks at the statistics for Mule skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mule over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mule
Rank 65 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Mule 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.53% 0.19% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.91% 1.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £380 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £413 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Mule
Wales

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 Wales region.

Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
103 92 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.29% 17.73% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 63 28
Average daily rate £363 £400 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £66.00 £11.00 £90.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+500.00% -87.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Mule
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Mule Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Mule
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Mule Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Mule
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mule within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 10 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
Newport - 3 £380 -
Mule
Wales

Mule
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) JBoss
2 12 (85.71%) Tomcat
3 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
3 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
4 10 (71.43%) EJB 3.0
4 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (71.43%) FileNet
4 10 (71.43%) Scrum
4 10 (71.43%) SOAP
4 10 (71.43%) Web Services
4 10 (71.43%) EJB
4 10 (71.43%) REST
4 10 (71.43%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (64.29%) Drools
5 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
5 9 (64.29%) SOA
5 9 (64.29%) Eclipse
5 9 (64.29%) Subversion
5 9 (64.29%) Spring
5 9 (64.29%) Hibernate
5 9 (64.29%) Workflow
5 9 (64.29%) Java SE
5 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
6 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (42.86%) Backbone.js
8 5 (35.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 5 (35.71%) .NET
8 5 (35.71%) J2EE
8 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001

Mule
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 14 (100.00%) JBoss
2 12 (85.71%) Tomcat
3 10 (71.43%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (71.43%) FileNet
4 3 (21.43%) Apache
4 3 (21.43%) IIS
5 2 (14.29%) Jetty
5 2 (14.29%) nginx
5 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (14.29%) Google App Engine
1 2 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) HTTP
1 4 (28.57%) SSL
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) FTP
2 2 (14.29%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Eclipse
1 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
1 9 (64.29%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Back Office
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Digital Developer
3 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) EJB
1 10 (71.43%) EJB 3.0
1 10 (71.43%) REST
1 10 (71.43%) SOAP
1 10 (71.43%) Web Services
2 9 (64.29%) Drools
2 9 (64.29%) Hibernate
2 9 (64.29%) Java SE
2 9 (64.29%) Spring
3 6 (42.86%) Backbone.js
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) J2EE
5 2 (14.29%) Servlets
6 1 (7.14%) Ajax
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.14%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) HTML
6 1 (7.14%) jQuery
6 1 (7.14%) XML
6 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (71.43%) Scrum
2 9 (64.29%) SOA
2 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Workflow
3 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) Open Source
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Google
2 2 (14.29%) VMware