The table below looks at the statistics for Mule skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mule over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mule
UK
Rank 523 583 540
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -43
Contract jobs citing Mule 78 53 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.98% 0.61% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 28 42
Median daily rate £450 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £363 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £599 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £413
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
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 across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7969 8663 9157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.52% 16.92% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5206 5506 5590
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 225 310
Median hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.52 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%

Mule
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Mule Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Mule
Daily Rate Trend

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

Mule Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Mule
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Mule within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Mule Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Mule
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mule within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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
England +42 78 £450 -5.26% 18
London +23 33 £450 -10.00% 7
Yorkshire - 25 £500 - 2
West Yorkshire - 25 £500 - 2
Leeds - 21 £513 - 2
South West +10 12 £375 - 7
Gloucestershire +12 10 £375 - 6
City of London 0 8 £625 +13.63% 2
South East +17 4 £450 +9.09% 1
Surrey +10 4 £450 +28.57%
Wakefield - 4 £425 -
East of England -8 3 £463 +27.58% 1
Essex - 3 £463 - 1
Guildford - 3 £450 -
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
North West +18 1 - -
Manchester +10 1 - -

Mule
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 with a requirement for Mule.

1 142 (78.02%) Java
2 89 (48.90%) Mule ESB
3 86 (47.25%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (44.51%) Finance
5 75 (41.21%) Spring
6 71 (39.01%) MuleSoft
7 59 (32.42%) Apache Camel
8 58 (31.87%) SOA
9 57 (31.32%) TDD
10 56 (30.77%) Oracle
11 54 (29.67%) SOAP
11 54 (29.67%) Maven
12 53 (29.12%) JSON
13 52 (28.57%) REST
14 50 (27.47%) XML
15 49 (26.92%) Middleware
16 42 (23.08%) Marketing
17 41 (22.53%) Jenkins
18 40 (21.98%) Digital Marketing
18 40 (21.98%) Business Intelligence
19 39 (21.43%) SAP
19 39 (21.43%) SQL
19 39 (21.43%) Electronics
19 39 (21.43%) Telecoms
19 39 (21.43%) Manufacturing
19 39 (21.43%) Programme Management
19 39 (21.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
20 37 (20.33%) Web Services
21 34 (18.68%) Hibernate
22 33 (18.13%) Banking

Mule
Top Related IT Skills 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 89 (48.90%) Mule ESB
2 32 (17.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 26 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
4 19 (10.44%) Anypoint
5 18 (9.89%) Tomcat
6 11 (6.04%) Confluence
6 11 (6.04%) WebSphere
7 10 (5.49%) Apache
8 9 (4.95%) WebLogic
9 8 (4.40%) Cloud Foundry
10 7 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 7 (3.85%) CMS
11 6 (3.30%) SharePoint
12 5 (2.75%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (2.20%) Apache Solr
13 4 (2.20%) IIS
13 4 (2.20%) JBoss
13 4 (2.20%) WebLogic Portal
14 3 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (1.10%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (2.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 39 (21.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 24 (13.19%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.59%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (6.59%) GitHub
2 12 (6.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 5 (2.75%) SaaS
4 4 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.10%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.55%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.55%) IaaS
6 1 (0.55%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.55%) iPaaS
6 1 (0.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.30%) HTTP
2 4 (2.20%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.65%) FTP
4 2 (1.10%) DHCP
4 2 (1.10%) DNS
4 2 (1.10%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.55%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.09%) MongoDB
2 18 (9.89%) SQL Server
3 13 (7.14%) MySQL
4 9 (4.95%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.20%) Endeca
7 3 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.65%) Big Data
7 3 (1.65%) QlikView
7 3 (1.65%) Redis
8 2 (1.10%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.55%) DB2
9 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 54 (29.67%) Maven
2 41 (22.53%) Jenkins
3 19 (10.44%) Git (software)
3 19 (10.44%) JIRA
4 17 (9.34%) Cucumber
5 15 (8.24%) JUnit
6 10 (5.49%) Eclipse
7 9 (4.95%) Mockito
8 7 (3.85%) Xcode
9 6 (3.30%) EasyMock
9 6 (3.30%) Selenium
9 6 (3.30%) TeamCity
10 4 (2.20%) Bitbucket
10 4 (2.20%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (2.20%) Subversion
11 3 (1.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.65%) IntelliJ
11 3 (1.65%) JBehave
11 3 (1.65%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (1.10%) Toad
General
1 81 (44.51%) Finance
2 42 (23.08%) Marketing
3 39 (21.43%) Electronics
3 39 (21.43%) Manufacturing
3 39 (21.43%) Telecoms
4 33 (18.13%) Banking
5 10 (5.49%) Legal
5 10 (5.49%) Retail
6 7 (3.85%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.20%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.20%) Law
8 2 (1.10%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.55%) Advertising
9 1 (0.55%) Automotive
9 1 (0.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 142 (78.02%) Developer
2 73 (40.11%) Java Developer
3 34 (18.68%) Integration Developer
4 25 (13.74%) Architect
5 19 (10.44%) SOA Developer
6 14 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
6 14 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 13 (7.14%) Middleware Developer
7 13 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (6.59%) MuleSoft Developer
9 11 (6.04%) Java Middleware Developer
10 9 (4.95%) Java Architect
11 8 (4.40%) Agile Developer
12 6 (3.30%) Integration Specialist
12 6 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
13 5 (2.75%) Lead Architect
14 4 (2.20%) Analyst
14 4 (2.20%) Integration Architect
14 4 (2.20%) Salesforce Architect
14 4 (2.20%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (41.21%) Spring
2 59 (32.42%) Apache Camel
3 54 (29.67%) SOAP
4 53 (29.12%) JSON
5 52 (28.57%) REST
6 50 (27.47%) XML
7 49 (26.92%) Middleware
8 37 (20.33%) Web Services
9 34 (18.68%) Hibernate
10 28 (15.38%) Java EE
11 27 (14.84%) J2EE
11 27 (14.84%) XSLT
12 25 (13.74%) CSS
12 25 (13.74%) HTML
12 25 (13.74%) JMS
13 23 (12.64%) RESTful
14 22 (12.09%) JPA
14 22 (12.09%) Spring Boot
15 20 (10.99%) AngularJS
16 19 (10.44%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.09%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (6.04%) Data Structures
3 9 (4.95%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.20%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.20%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (2.20%) PKI
6 3 (1.65%) DataPower
6 3 (1.65%) iPad
6 3 (1.65%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.10%) User Experience
7 2 (1.10%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.55%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.55%) Animation
8 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.34%) Linux
2 9 (4.95%) Unix
3 8 (4.40%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.85%) Android
4 7 (3.85%) Windows
5 2 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (47.25%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (31.87%) SOA
3 57 (31.32%) TDD
4 40 (21.98%) Business Intelligence
4 40 (21.98%) Digital Marketing
5 39 (21.43%) Programme Management
6 30 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (15.38%) MVC
8 22 (12.09%) E-Commerce
8 22 (12.09%) Scrum
9 20 (10.99%) BDD
10 18 (9.89%) DevOps
10 18 (9.89%) Integration Testing
11 15 (8.24%) CRM
12 13 (7.14%) EAI
12 13 (7.14%) Microservices
12 13 (7.14%) UML
13 12 (6.59%) OO
13 12 (6.59%) Open Source
14 11 (6.04%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 142 (78.02%) Java
2 39 (21.43%) SQL
3 30 (16.48%) JavaScript
4 21 (11.54%) XPath
5 8 (4.40%) Shell Script
6 7 (3.85%) Apple Swift
7 6 (3.30%) Bash Shell
7 6 (3.30%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.20%) Apex Code
8 4 (2.20%) SOQL
8 4 (2.20%) SOSL
9 3 (1.65%) Groovy
9 3 (1.65%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.10%) C#
10 2 (1.10%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.10%) Scala
11 1 (0.55%) Korn
11 1 (0.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (4.95%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.49%) QA
2 2 (1.10%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.55%) CDISC
3 1 (0.55%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (4.40%) CloudHub
2 4 (2.20%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (2.20%) OpenSSO
2 4 (2.20%) Puppet
3 3 (1.65%) MOM
3 3 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.55%) Grafana
4 1 (0.55%) Graphite
4 1 (0.55%) Packer
4 1 (0.55%) Terraform
4 1 (0.55%) Uchiwa
4 1 (0.55%) yum
Vendors
1 71 (39.01%) MuleSoft
2 56 (30.77%) Oracle
3 39 (21.43%) SAP
4 30 (16.48%) WSO2
5 13 (7.14%) IBM
6 8 (4.40%) Microsoft
7 7 (3.85%) Adobe
7 7 (3.85%) Splunk
7 7 (3.85%) Tealium
8 6 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (3.30%) TIBCO
8 6 (3.30%) VMware
9 5 (2.75%) Informatica
10 4 (2.20%) Apigee
10 4 (2.20%) ATG
10 4 (2.20%) BEA
11 3 (1.65%) Tableau
11 3 (1.65%) Teradata
11 3 (1.65%) Vertica
12 2 (1.10%) Citrix
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