Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 232 262
Rank change year-on-year -5 +30 +28
Contract jobs citing Mule 15 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.21% 0.26% 0.011%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.46% 1.44% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 1
City of London median daily rate £625 £575 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% +53.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £598 £404 £363
90th Percentile £700 £631 £388
Central London median daily rate £625 £550 £413
% change year-on-year +13.64% +33.33% -13.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 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 1029 1179 1495
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.39% 17.72% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 803 925 1127
City of London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £278 £306 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £498 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +10.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 22
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.67% +5.76%
10th Percentile £10.88 £11.25 £11.33
90th Percentile £27.50 £56.12 £41.90
Central London median hourly rate £17.85 £18.45 £17.98
% change year-on-year -3.25% +2.61% +8.97%

Mule
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Mule as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mule in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for Mule.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (93.33%) Banking
3 10 (66.67%) Spring
4 9 (60.00%) Middleware
4 9 (60.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (46.67%) HTML
5 7 (46.67%) HTML5
6 6 (40.00%) Apache Camel
7 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 5 (33.33%) Spring Integration
7 5 (33.33%) Investment Banking
7 5 (33.33%) GWT
7 5 (33.33%) Force.com
7 5 (33.33%) Visualforce
7 5 (33.33%) Apex Code
7 5 (33.33%) TIBCO
7 5 (33.33%) JTS
7 5 (33.33%) Informatica
7 5 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (33.33%) J2EE
7 5 (33.33%) Unix
7 5 (33.33%) Linux
7 5 (33.33%) Front Office
7 5 (33.33%) Finance
7 5 (33.33%) JTA
8 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (26.67%) TDD
8 4 (26.67%) Scrum

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 4 (26.67%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (20.00%) Confluence
3 1 (6.67%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Force.com
2 3 (20.00%) GitHub
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (13.33%) CloudBees
3 2 (13.33%) IaaS
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (13.33%) OpenShift
3 2 (13.33%) PaaS
4 1 (6.67%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (20.00%) JIRA
3 2 (13.33%) Appium
3 2 (13.33%) Calabash
3 2 (13.33%) Capybara
3 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (13.33%) Jasmine
3 2 (13.33%) JUnit
3 2 (13.33%) Mocha
3 2 (13.33%) QUnit
3 2 (13.33%) Selenium
3 2 (13.33%) SonarQube
4 1 (6.67%) Bitbucket
4 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.67%) Maven
4 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (6.67%) webpack
General
1 14 (93.33%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Front Office
2 5 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Integration Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Delivery Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Android Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) Spring
2 9 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 9 (60.00%) Middleware
3 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) HTML5
4 6 (40.00%) Apache Camel
5 5 (33.33%) GWT
5 5 (33.33%) J2EE
5 5 (33.33%) JTA
5 5 (33.33%) JTS
5 5 (33.33%) Spring Integration
5 5 (33.33%) Visualforce
6 4 (26.67%) Apache Cordova
6 4 (26.67%) JSON
6 4 (26.67%) Spring Boot
7 3 (20.00%) REST
7 3 (20.00%) SOAP
8 2 (13.33%) CSS
8 2 (13.33%) CSS3
8 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (26.67%) User Experience
2 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
1 5 (33.33%) Unix
2 3 (20.00%) Android
2 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (26.67%) BDD
1 4 (26.67%) CRM
1 4 (26.67%) EAI
1 4 (26.67%) Open Source
1 4 (26.67%) Scrum
1 4 (26.67%) Service Design
1 4 (26.67%) SOA
1 4 (26.67%) TDD
2 3 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) ATDD
3 2 (13.33%) Coaching
3 2 (13.33%) Cross-Platform Development
3 2 (13.33%) Functional Programming
3 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (13.33%) Microservices
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile First
3 2 (13.33%) Prototyping
3 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) Apex Code
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Apple Swift
4 1 (6.67%) Kotlin
4 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) MOM
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Informatica
1 5 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 5 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 2 (13.33%) Telerik
2 2 (13.33%) Xamarin