Period
to 9 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 9 May 2021 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 136 158 246
Rank change year-on-year +22 +88 +4
Contract jobs citing Mule 11 3 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.41% 0.086% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.00% 0.62% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 8
10th Percentile " " £596
25th Percentile £525 £385 £600
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £390 £613
Median % change year-on-year +47.44% -36.33% +11.36%
75th Percentile £644 £535 £644
90th Percentile £678 £619 £666
Central London median daily rate £575 £390 £600
% change year-on-year +47.44% -35.00% +9.09%

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 the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 367 481 1,160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.57% 13.83% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 346 883
10th Percentile £305 £275 £308
25th Percentile £425 £413 £416
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £605 £600 £600
90th Percentile £675 £669 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 8
10th Percentile " £18.80 £14.53
25th Percentile £13.54 £24.50 £18.03
Median hourly rate £14.08 £25.00 £19.63
Median % change year-on-year -43.70% +27.39% -
75th Percentile £14.61 £27.00 £34.69
90th Percentile " £45.30 £44.25
Central London median hourly rate £17.04 £26.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year -34.47% +35.06% -3.75%

Mule
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Mule as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Mule in the City of London

Mule
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Mule in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Mule in the City of London

Mule
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Mule in the City of London over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Mule in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Mule also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Mule.

1 7 (63.64%) Java
1 7 (63.64%) Banking
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Ruby
2 5 (45.45%) Google
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (45.45%) Azure
2 5 (45.45%) AWS
2 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (45.45%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) EMC
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) NetApp
2 5 (45.45%) CCNA
2 5 (45.45%) Go
2 5 (45.45%) GCP
2 5 (45.45%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 4 (36.36%) MuleSoft
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) RAD
4 2 (18.18%) Middleware
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) RESTful
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
4 2 (18.18%) Maven
4 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Mule ESB

Mule
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (18.18%) Mule ESB
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Fuse
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) AWS
1 5 (45.45%) Azure
1 5 (45.45%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (45.45%) GCP
2 1 (9.09%) GitHub
2 1 (9.09%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Maven
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 1 (9.09%) FishEye
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Hudson
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) jMock
2 1 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 7 (63.64%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) MuleSoft Architect
3 2 (18.18%) MuleSoft Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Integration Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Middleware Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Camel
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
1 2 (18.18%) REST
1 2 (18.18%) RESTful
1 2 (18.18%) Spring
1 2 (18.18%) Spring Integration
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) FpML
2 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
2 1 (9.09%) Java EE
2 1 (9.09%) JAXB
2 1 (9.09%) JMS
2 1 (9.09%) JTA
2 1 (9.09%) JTS
2 1 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Acceptance Criteria
1 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
1 2 (18.18%) Deployment Automation
1 2 (18.18%) DevOps
1 2 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 2 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
1 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (18.18%) Physical Data Model
1 2 (18.18%) RAD
1 2 (18.18%) Scrum
1 2 (18.18%) Sprint Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Architectural Design
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) Microservices
2 1 (9.09%) SDLC
2 1 (9.09%) TDD
2 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) Go
2 5 (45.45%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CCNA
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) EMC
1 5 (45.45%) Google
1 5 (45.45%) NetApp
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) MuleSoft
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
3 1 (9.09%) Murex
3 1 (9.09%) Sybase