Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Mule skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mule over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Mule
South West > Bristol
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 94 104
Rank change year-on-year -5 +10 -4
Contract jobs citing Mule 3 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.17% 0.82% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.40% 5.21% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 6
Bristol median daily rate £365 £550 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.64% +34.56% +12.76%
10th Percentile £358 £325 £396
90th Percentile £377 £630 £447
South West median daily rate £375 £375 £405
% change year-on-year - -7.41% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Mule is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 215 288 297
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 12.54% 15.69% 16.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 216 224
Bristol median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £249 £206 £213
90th Percentile £533 £516 £514
South West median daily rate £378 £365 £363
% change year-on-year +3.56% +0.69% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Bristol median hourly rate £27.25 £32.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.15% +3.17% +85.29%
10th Percentile £14.93 £22.20 £21.00
90th Percentile £40.58 £41.90 £121.50
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +38.46% +47.73% +25.71%

Mule
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Mule as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Mule in Bristol

Mule
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mule in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Mule.

1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Alfresco
1 3 (100.00%) Groovy
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Kibana
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch

Mule
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (100.00%) Alfresco
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) AWS DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Groovy
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat