The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Mule skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mule over the 3 months to 25 June 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
England / East of England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 115 140
Rank change year-on-year +19 +25  
Contract jobs citing Mule 36 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.56% 0.40% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.98% 2.45% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 6 9
Median daily rate £538 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.44% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £450 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £531 £465 £391
% change year-on-year +14.24% +18.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 the East of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 451 408 609
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.60% 16.36% 19.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 252 370
Median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 22 41
Median hourly rate £16.98 £19.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.92% -17.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.10 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

Mule
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Mule as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Mule in the East of England

Mule
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mule in the East of England

Mule
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mule in the East of England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mule in the East of England

Mule
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mule within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +16 35 £538 +19.44% 2
Cambridgeshire 0 1 - -
Mule
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for Mule.

1 39 (100.00%) XML
1 39 (100.00%) XSLT
1 39 (100.00%) JSON
2 38 (97.44%) WSO2
2 38 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (97.44%) TDD
2 38 (97.44%) Maven
2 38 (97.44%) Middleware
2 38 (97.44%) XPath
3 35 (89.74%) Oracle
3 35 (89.74%) SOA
3 35 (89.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 35 (89.74%) Oracle Service Bus
3 35 (89.74%) Apache Camel
3 35 (89.74%) Swagger
3 35 (89.74%) WireMock
3 35 (89.74%) Greenfield Project
4 34 (87.18%) Programme Management
4 34 (87.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 34 (87.18%) Marketing
4 34 (87.18%) Digital Marketing
4 34 (87.18%) SAP
4 34 (87.18%) Electronics
4 34 (87.18%) Telecoms
4 34 (87.18%) Finance
4 34 (87.18%) Manufacturing
4 34 (87.18%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (23.08%) SOAP
5 9 (23.08%) Web Services
5 9 (23.08%) Java

Mule
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 35 (89.74%) Oracle Service Bus
1 35 (89.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (7.69%) JBoss
2 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.56%) Anypoint
3 1 (2.56%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 34 (87.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) IaaS
1 3 (7.69%) PaaS
1 3 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) HTTP
1 3 (7.69%) SSL
1 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (97.44%) Maven
2 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (87.18%) Electronics
1 34 (87.18%) Finance
1 34 (87.18%) Manufacturing
1 34 (87.18%) Marketing
1 34 (87.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (92.31%) Developer
2 32 (82.05%) Agile Developer
2 32 (82.05%) SOA Developer
3 30 (76.92%) Integration Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Lead Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Senior Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Senior Agile Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Middleware Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Lead Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.56%) Cloud Developer
9 1 (2.56%) MuleSoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) JSON
1 39 (100.00%) XML
1 39 (100.00%) XSLT
2 38 (97.44%) Middleware
3 35 (89.74%) Apache Camel
3 35 (89.74%) Swagger
3 35 (89.74%) WireMock
4 9 (23.08%) SOAP
4 9 (23.08%) Web Services
5 6 (15.38%) RESTful
6 4 (10.26%) REST
7 3 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (7.69%) Java EE
7 3 (7.69%) Java SE
7 3 (7.69%) JSON Schema
7 3 (7.69%) OAuth
7 3 (7.69%) Spring
7 3 (7.69%) Spring Boot
7 3 (7.69%) WSDL
8 1 (2.56%) RAML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (89.74%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) AIX
1 3 (7.69%) HPUX
1 3 (7.69%) Linux
1 3 (7.69%) Solaris
1 3 (7.69%) Unix
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
1 38 (97.44%) TDD
2 35 (89.74%) SOA
3 34 (87.18%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (87.18%) Digital Marketing
3 34 (87.18%) Programme Management
4 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (7.69%) Kanban
4 3 (7.69%) Microservices
4 3 (7.69%) Scrum
4 3 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (2.56%) API Design
5 1 (2.56%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (2.56%) Critical Success Factor
5 1 (2.56%) DevOps
5 1 (2.56%) High Availability
5 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.56%) OO
5 1 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 38 (97.44%) XPath
2 9 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (7.69%) Groovy
3 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 3 (7.69%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Ansible
1 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 38 (97.44%) WSO2
2 35 (89.74%) Oracle
3 34 (87.18%) SAP
4 3 (7.69%) webMethods
5 1 (2.56%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) MuleSoft
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