The table below looks at the statistics for Mule skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mule over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mule
Rank - 125 127
Contract jobs citing Mule 0 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.63% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 3.74% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 16 3
Average daily rate - £405 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £409 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.78% +25.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Mule
England

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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
516 535 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.41% 16.87% 20.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 338 322
Average daily rate £350 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 25 24
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.69 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.66% +13.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £10.90 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £36.40 £31.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Mule
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Mule Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Mule
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Mule Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Mule
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 7 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 7 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 7 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 7 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 7 (100.00%) Big Data
1 7 (100.00%) Analytics
1 7 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 7 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 7 (100.00%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Master Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance

Mule
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Big Data
1 7 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Architect
1 7 (100.00%) Data Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 7 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Analytics
1 7 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 7 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 7 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 7 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 7 (100.00%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Master Data Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Disclosure Scotland