The table below looks at the statistics for Mule skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mule over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mule
Rank 120 111 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Mule 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.091% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.89% 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
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 West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
451 358 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.92% 16.21% 13.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 185 171
Average daily rate £450 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 33 16
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -18.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Mule
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Mule Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Mule
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Mule Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Mule
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mule within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 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
Shropshire - 3 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £425 -
Mule
England

Mule
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (80.00%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (60.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) MuleSoft
2 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) SAML
3 2 (40.00%) OpenID
3 2 (40.00%) Liferay
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (40.00%) OAuth
4 1 (20.00%) GSSP-JAVA
4 1 (20.00%) CREST Certified
4 1 (20.00%) API Development
4 1 (20.00%) GWAPT
4 1 (20.00%) GPEN
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (20.00%) Smartcard
4 1 (20.00%) JAAS
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (20.00%) LDAP
4 1 (20.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) E-business

Mule
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (40.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (40.00%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (40.00%) OAuth
2 2 (40.00%) OpenID
2 2 (40.00%) SAML
3 1 (20.00%) JAAS
3 1 (20.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) API Development
3 1 (20.00%) E-business
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) CREST Certified
1 1 (20.00%) GPEN
1 1 (20.00%) GSSP-JAVA
1 1 (20.00%) GWAPT
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) MuleSoft
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
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