Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 187 158
Rank change year-on-year +81 -29 -
Contract jobs citing Mule 102 4 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.01% 0.083% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.26% 0.53% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 2 41
East of England median daily rate £525 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% - -
10th Percentile £506 £293 £235
90th Percentile £600 £438 £588
England median daily rate £525 £500 £430
% change year-on-year +5.00% +16.28% -7.77%
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 906 754 1045
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.86% 15.61% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 456 602
East of England median daily rate £434 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.94% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £250 £223 £195
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 28 78
East of England median hourly rate £36.50 £31.50 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.87% +6.78% +40.48%
10th Percentile £13.25 £10.59 £10.50
90th Percentile £45.50 £41.88 £44.50
England median hourly rate £21.08 £20.00 £19.03
% change year-on-year +5.40% +5.10% +6.12%

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
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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 +51 84 £525 +16.67% 1
Cambridgeshire +3 18 £563 +87.50%
Mule
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 East of England region with a requirement for Mule.

1 98 (96.08%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (91.18%) JSON
3 85 (83.33%) Maven
3 85 (83.33%) Middleware
4 84 (82.35%) WSO2
5 83 (81.37%) XML
6 82 (80.39%) XSLT
6 82 (80.39%) TDD
7 81 (79.41%) Apache Camel
8 80 (78.43%) XPath
9 78 (76.47%) SOA
10 77 (75.49%) Oracle
11 76 (74.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 76 (74.51%) Oracle Service Bus
12 75 (73.53%) Swagger
12 75 (73.53%) WireMock
12 75 (73.53%) Greenfield Project
12 75 (73.53%) Finance
13 72 (70.59%) Manufacturing
13 72 (70.59%) Programme Management
13 72 (70.59%) Electronics
13 72 (70.59%) Telecoms
13 72 (70.59%) Marketing
13 72 (70.59%) Digital Marketing
13 72 (70.59%) SAP
13 72 (70.59%) Business Intelligence
14 46 (45.10%) Java
15 36 (35.29%) Web Services
16 33 (32.35%) SOAP
17 28 (27.45%) RESTful

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 76 (74.51%) Oracle Service Bus
1 76 (74.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.90%) JBoss
3 5 (4.90%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.98%) Anypoint
4 1 (0.98%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) IaaS
1 5 (4.90%) PaaS
1 5 (4.90%) SaaS
2 1 (0.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.90%) HTTP
1 5 (4.90%) SSL
1 5 (4.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.82%) NoSQL
2 6 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 6 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 85 (83.33%) Maven
2 9 (8.82%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.92%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.98%) EasyMock
4 1 (0.98%) FishEye
4 1 (0.98%) JIRA
4 1 (0.98%) JUnit
4 1 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 75 (73.53%) Finance
2 72 (70.59%) Electronics
2 72 (70.59%) Manufacturing
2 72 (70.59%) Marketing
2 72 (70.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 93 (91.18%) Developer
2 66 (64.71%) Integration Developer
3 59 (57.84%) SOA Developer
4 58 (56.86%) Agile Developer
5 51 (50.00%) Senior Developer
6 30 (29.41%) Senior Agile Developer
7 26 (25.49%) Lead Developer
8 11 (10.78%) Java Developer
9 9 (8.82%) Architect
10 8 (7.84%) Technical Architect
11 5 (4.90%) MuleSoft Developer
12 4 (3.92%) Lead Architect
12 4 (3.92%) Technical Leader
13 3 (2.94%) Integration Architect
14 1 (0.98%) Cloud Developer
14 1 (0.98%) Messaging Architect
14 1 (0.98%) Middleware Architect
14 1 (0.98%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (91.18%) JSON
2 85 (83.33%) Middleware
3 83 (81.37%) XML
4 82 (80.39%) XSLT
5 81 (79.41%) Apache Camel
6 75 (73.53%) Swagger
6 75 (73.53%) WireMock
7 36 (35.29%) Web Services
8 33 (32.35%) SOAP
9 28 (27.45%) RESTful
10 18 (17.65%) REST
11 12 (11.76%) Spring
12 6 (5.88%) OAuth
13 5 (4.90%) Elastic Stack
13 5 (4.90%) Java EE
13 5 (4.90%) Java SE
13 5 (4.90%) JSON Schema
13 5 (4.90%) Spring Boot
13 5 (4.90%) WSDL
14 3 (2.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 75 (73.53%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.90%) AIX
1 5 (4.90%) HPUX
1 5 (4.90%) Linux
1 5 (4.90%) Solaris
1 5 (4.90%) Unix
1 5 (4.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (96.08%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (80.39%) TDD
3 78 (76.47%) SOA
4 72 (70.59%) Business Intelligence
4 72 (70.59%) Digital Marketing
4 72 (70.59%) Programme Management
5 10 (9.80%) E-Commerce
6 8 (7.84%) Test Automation
7 6 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (5.88%) Microservices
7 6 (5.88%) Scrum
8 5 (4.90%) Configuration Management
8 5 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (4.90%) DevOps
8 5 (4.90%) Kanban
9 4 (3.92%) API Design
9 4 (3.92%) High Availability
9 4 (3.92%) OO
10 3 (2.94%) Continuous Deployment
10 3 (2.94%) Critical Success Factor
Programming Languages
1 80 (78.43%) XPath
2 46 (45.10%) Java
3 9 (8.82%) SQL
4 5 (4.90%) Groovy
4 5 (4.90%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 5 (4.90%) Ansible
1 5 (4.90%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (4.90%) Puppet
2 1 (0.98%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 84 (82.35%) WSO2
2 77 (75.49%) Oracle
3 72 (70.59%) SAP
4 6 (5.88%) Atlassian
4 6 (5.88%) MuleSoft
5 5 (4.90%) webMethods
6 2 (1.96%) HP