Period
to 15 July 2018

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 6 months to 15 July 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
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 149 183
Rank change year-on-year +29 +34 +8
Contract jobs citing Mule 78 58 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.66% 1.24% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.24% 6.55% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 38 7
East of England median daily rate £525 £538 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.33% +19.44% +16.88%
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England 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 East of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 762 885 812
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.18% 18.91% 15.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 537 467
East of England median daily rate £450 £445 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +7.88% +10.00%
10th Percentile £251 £242 £205
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 24 38
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £21.25 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.59% - -9.57%
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.13 £9.00
90th Percentile £42.96 £40.00 £41.18
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.22 £19.72
% change year-on-year -1.08% +2.54% +3.78%

Mule
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Mule as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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
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 6 months to 15 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +16 53 £525 -2.33% 6
Cambridgeshire +17 21 - - 2
Bedfordshire - 8 - -
Mule
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Mule.

1 78 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (91.03%) Web Services
3 67 (85.90%) JSON
4 66 (84.62%) Java
5 60 (76.92%) Middleware
6 59 (75.64%) Apache Camel
7 56 (71.79%) SOA
8 53 (67.95%) SOAP
8 53 (67.95%) Oracle
8 53 (67.95%) WSO2
8 53 (67.95%) Oracle Service Bus
8 53 (67.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 53 (67.95%) RESTful
9 50 (64.10%) Marketing
10 49 (62.82%) XML
10 49 (62.82%) Greenfield Project
11 48 (61.54%) TDD
12 47 (60.26%) Programme Management
12 47 (60.26%) Electronics
12 47 (60.26%) Telecoms
12 47 (60.26%) Finance
12 47 (60.26%) Manufacturing
12 47 (60.26%) SAP
12 47 (60.26%) Business Intelligence
12 47 (60.26%) Digital Marketing
13 45 (57.69%) XPath
13 45 (57.69%) Maven
13 45 (57.69%) XSLT
14 40 (51.28%) Swagger
14 40 (51.28%) WireMock

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 53 (67.95%) Oracle Service Bus
1 53 (67.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
1 3 (3.85%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 45 (57.69%) Maven
2 4 (5.13%) JIRA
General
1 50 (64.10%) Marketing
2 47 (60.26%) Electronics
2 47 (60.26%) Finance
2 47 (60.26%) Manufacturing
2 47 (60.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (87.18%) Developer
2 53 (67.95%) Integration Developer
3 40 (51.28%) Senior Developer
4 29 (37.18%) SOA Developer
5 24 (30.77%) Java Developer
6 15 (19.23%) Agile Developer
6 15 (19.23%) Senior Agile Developer
7 13 (16.67%) Lead Developer
8 12 (15.38%) Lead Java Developer
9 7 (8.97%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (7.69%) Architect
11 4 (5.13%) Analyst
11 4 (5.13%) Data Analyst
12 3 (3.85%) Consultant
12 3 (3.85%) Data Integration Analyst
12 3 (3.85%) E-Commerce Consultant
12 3 (3.85%) Integration Analyst
12 3 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
13 2 (2.56%) Agile Java Developer
13 2 (2.56%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (91.03%) Web Services
2 67 (85.90%) JSON
3 60 (76.92%) Middleware
4 59 (75.64%) Apache Camel
5 53 (67.95%) RESTful
5 53 (67.95%) SOAP
6 49 (62.82%) XML
7 45 (57.69%) XSLT
8 40 (51.28%) Swagger
8 40 (51.28%) WireMock
9 18 (23.08%) REST
10 13 (16.67%) J2EE
11 6 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 49 (62.82%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (71.79%) SOA
3 48 (61.54%) TDD
4 47 (60.26%) Business Intelligence
4 47 (60.26%) Digital Marketing
4 47 (60.26%) Programme Management
5 18 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 17 (21.79%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.13%) API Integration
7 4 (5.13%) Data Mapping
7 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (5.13%) Scrum
8 3 (3.85%) Acceptance Criteria
8 3 (3.85%) CRM
8 3 (3.85%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (3.85%) Marketing Automation
8 3 (3.85%) Service Design
8 3 (3.85%) TOGAF
8 3 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (3.85%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 66 (84.62%) Java
2 45 (57.69%) XPath
3 26 (33.33%) Java 8
4 6 (7.69%) Java 9
5 4 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Degree
1 3 (3.85%) TOGAF Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 53 (67.95%) Oracle
1 53 (67.95%) WSO2
2 47 (60.26%) SAP
3 5 (6.41%) Talend
4 3 (3.85%) Marketo
4 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.85%) MuleSoft