Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 104 99
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5 +8
Contract jobs citing Mule 14 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.74% 0.064% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.75% 0.42% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 6
Bristol median daily rate £390 - £575
10th Percentile £349 - £525
90th Percentile £435 - £638
South West median daily rate £420 £415 £550
% change year-on-year +1.20% -24.55% +37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Mule is in the Application Platforms category. The following 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.

All Application Platform Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 295 238 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 15.54% 15.33% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 166 185
Bristol median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% -8.74%
10th Percentile £255 £231 £157
90th Percentile £519 £556 £568
South West median daily rate £400 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +10.34% -2.03% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Bristol median hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £100.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +115.00% -80.00% +506.06%
10th Percentile £22.55 £18.65 £51.50
90th Percentile £55.60 £111.50 £125.00
South West median hourly rate £24.00 £33.00 £41.88
% change year-on-year -27.27% -21.19% +103.97%

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

Mule
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mule in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mule in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 13 (92.86%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) Jenkins
3 9 (64.29%) Spring
3 9 (64.29%) Apache Camel
4 8 (57.14%) Maven
4 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
5 7 (50.00%) jQuery
6 6 (42.86%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (42.86%) Web Services
6 6 (42.86%) JBoss
6 6 (42.86%) Spring Boot
6 6 (42.86%) Mule ESB
7 5 (35.71%) DevOps
8 4 (28.57%) Puppet
8 4 (28.57%) REST
8 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (28.57%) Alfresco
8 4 (28.57%) Groovy
8 4 (28.57%) Data Protection
8 4 (28.57%) CentOS
8 4 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (28.57%) Python
8 4 (28.57%) Eclipse
8 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
8 4 (28.57%) Unix
8 4 (28.57%) Linux
8 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 4 (28.57%) Perl
8 4 (28.57%) Service Management

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 6 (42.86%) JBoss
1 6 (42.86%) Mule ESB
2 4 (28.57%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (21.43%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (21.43%) Serverless
3 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Jenkins
2 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 8 (57.14%) Maven
3 4 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (28.57%) Eclipse
4 3 (21.43%) Gerrit
4 3 (21.43%) JUnit
5 1 (7.14%) Ant
5 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
5 1 (7.14%) Cobertura
5 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 1 (7.14%) Gradle
5 1 (7.14%) Selenium
5 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) AWS DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Middleware Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Apache Camel
1 9 (64.29%) Spring
2 7 (50.00%) jQuery
3 6 (42.86%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (42.86%) Spring Boot
3 6 (42.86%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
4 4 (28.57%) REST
5 3 (21.43%) Middleware
5 3 (21.43%) Node.js
6 2 (14.29%) Spring MVC
7 1 (7.14%) CSS
7 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) CentOS
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Optimisation
2 4 (28.57%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) ETL
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) SOA
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) B2C
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) Groovy
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) Perl
2 4 (28.57%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 3 (21.43%) Talend
3 1 (7.14%) hybris