Period
to 18 May 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of MuleSoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MuleSoft over the 6 months to 18 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within MuleSoft, Inc.

MuleSoft
UK > England
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 286 419 483
Rank change year-on-year +133 +64 +64
Contract jobs citing MuleSoft 400 185 391
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.88% 0.42% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 2.16% 0.98% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 115 252
10th Percentile £403 £413 £400
25th Percentile £450 £450 £464
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £530 £530 £550
Median % change year-on-year - -3.64% +10.00%
75th Percentile £625 £675 £625
90th Percentile £675 £790 £673
UK median daily rate £538 £533 £550
% change year-on-year +0.94% -3.18% +10.00%

MuleSoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18,547 18,788 35,177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 40.73% 42.40% 41.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,055 11,913 22,463
10th Percentile £275 £225 £263
25th Percentile £380 £356 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £450 £465
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% -3.23% +3.33%
75th Percentile £581 £571 £572
90th Percentile £675 £674 £650
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £460
% change year-on-year +5.56% -2.17% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 604 724 1,114
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.75 £11.00
25th Percentile £13.98 £14.21 £13.00
Median hourly rate £20.70 £18.60 £18.50
Median % change year-on-year +11.29% +0.54% +5.71%
75th Percentile £42.59 £30.00 £36.67
90th Percentile £56.25 £50.00 £49.42
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £18.06
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.23% +6.21%

MuleSoft
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing MuleSoft as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for MuleSoft in England

MuleSoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing MuleSoft in England.

Daily rate trend for MuleSoft in England

MuleSoft
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing MuleSoft in England over the 6 months to 18 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for MuleSoft in England

MuleSoft
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MuleSoft within the England region over the 6 months to 18 May 2021. 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
London +105 265 £549 -4.61% 49
South East +62 44 £569 +8.33% 8
North of England +8 23 £500 +12.68% 11
Midlands +20 22 £425 -10.53% 4
South West +55 19 £519 -19.42% 11
North West +4 15 £525 +20.00% 6
West Midlands +16 14 £425 -10.53% 4
East Midlands +13 7 £545 -
North East +25 5 £450 - 3
Yorkshire +11 3 £579 +28.67% 2
East of England +17 2 £515 -20.77%
MuleSoft
UK

For the 6 months to 18 May 2021, IT contractor jobs citing MuleSoft 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 England region with a requirement for MuleSoft.

1 163 (40.75%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (35.00%) Azure
3 123 (30.75%) Microservices
4 115 (28.75%) Java
5 113 (28.25%) AWS
6 93 (23.25%) Salesforce.com
7 81 (20.25%) SQL
8 80 (20.00%) DevOps
9 79 (19.75%) SDLC
10 77 (19.25%) Kubernetes
11 71 (17.75%) Social Skills
12 69 (17.25%) Serverless
13 68 (17.00%) Oracle
14 65 (16.25%) Python
15 59 (14.75%) Jenkins
16 58 (14.50%) MongoDB
17 55 (13.75%) BizTalk Server
17 55 (13.75%) Cloud Native
18 54 (13.50%) Azure Functions
19 53 (13.25%) PL/SQL
20 52 (13.00%) T-SQL
20 52 (13.00%) Azure Logic Apps
21 51 (12.75%) Web Services
22 50 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
23 48 (12.00%) Azure Cosmos DB
24 47 (11.75%) Azure Storage
24 47 (11.75%) Software Engineering
24 47 (11.75%) Azure SQL Database
24 47 (11.75%) Mule
25 46 (11.50%) Go

MuleSoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 55 (13.75%) BizTalk Server
2 47 (11.75%) Mule
3 42 (10.50%) Anypoint
4 18 (4.50%) Mule ESB
5 17 (4.25%) Cloud Foundry
6 12 (3.00%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.75%) Red Hat Fuse
7 7 (1.75%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.50%) Confluence
8 6 (1.50%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.50%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.25%) Appian
9 5 (1.25%) CMS
9 5 (1.25%) JBoss
9 5 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.00%) Liferay
11 3 (0.75%) Drupal
12 2 (0.50%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.50%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.25%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (3.25%) Magento
2 11 (2.75%) SAP Hybris
3 5 (1.25%) NetSuite
4 4 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.50%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 140 (35.00%) Azure
2 113 (28.25%) AWS
3 69 (17.25%) Serverless
4 54 (13.50%) Azure Functions
5 52 (13.00%) Azure Logic Apps
6 50 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
7 48 (12.00%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 47 (11.75%) Azure Storage
9 27 (6.75%) Apigee
10 24 (6.00%) iPaaS
11 20 (5.00%) PaaS
12 18 (4.50%) GitHub
12 18 (4.50%) SaaS
13 11 (2.75%) GCP
13 11 (2.75%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 10 (2.50%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 10 (2.50%) OpenShift
15 9 (2.25%) Boomi
15 9 (2.25%) Power Platform
16 7 (1.75%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.00%) HTTP
2 5 (1.25%) Internet
2 5 (1.25%) Kerberos
3 4 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (1.00%) DNS
3 4 (1.00%) FCoE
3 4 (1.00%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (1.00%) iSCSI
3 4 (1.00%) LAN
3 4 (1.00%) Multicast
3 4 (1.00%) NAS
3 4 (1.00%) SAN
3 4 (1.00%) VLAN
3 4 (1.00%) WAN
4 3 (0.75%) SSL
5 2 (0.50%) AMQP
5 2 (0.50%) DMZ
5 2 (0.50%) Firewall
5 2 (0.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.25%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (14.50%) MongoDB
2 47 (11.75%) Azure SQL Database
3 22 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (4.75%) Data Lake
5 17 (4.25%) Big Data
6 10 (2.50%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.25%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.75%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.50%) SQL Server
10 5 (1.25%) Power BI
11 4 (1.00%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.00%) HBase
11 4 (1.00%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (1.00%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.00%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.00%) SQLPlus
11 4 (1.00%) Tableau
12 3 (0.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 59 (14.75%) Jenkins
2 27 (6.75%) Postman
3 25 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 21 (5.25%) JIRA
5 18 (4.50%) Maven
6 15 (3.75%) SoapUI
7 14 (3.50%) kappa
7 14 (3.50%) PowerDesigner
8 13 (3.25%) Cucumber
8 13 (3.25%) Selenium
9 10 (2.50%) Subversion
10 9 (2.25%) JMeter
11 7 (1.75%) XMLSpy
12 4 (1.00%) Hudson
12 4 (1.00%) JUnit
12 4 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (1.00%) REST Assured
12 4 (1.00%) SonarQube
12 4 (1.00%) Sonatype Nexus
13 3 (0.75%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 71 (17.75%) Social Skills
2 38 (9.50%) Banking
3 33 (8.25%) Finance
3 33 (8.25%) Retail
4 12 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.00%) Marketing
5 9 (2.25%) Presentation Skills
6 6 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.25%) Public Sector
8 4 (1.00%) Back Office
9 3 (0.75%) Influencing Skills
9 3 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.50%) Documentation Skills
10 2 (0.50%) Organisational Skills
10 2 (0.50%) Public Speaking
11 1 (0.25%) Billing
11 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.25%) Games
11 1 (0.25%) Local Government
11 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 130 (32.50%) Developer
2 113 (28.25%) Architect
3 55 (13.75%) MuleSoft Developer
4 40 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 33 (8.25%) Solutions Architect
6 31 (7.75%) Azure Architect
7 29 (7.25%) Analyst
7 29 (7.25%) Data Architect
8 26 (6.50%) Integration Architect
9 23 (5.75%) Azure Developer
9 23 (5.75%) Java Developer
10 21 (5.25%) Salesforce Architect
11 20 (5.00%) Project Manager
12 19 (4.75%) Python Developer
13 18 (4.50%) Business Analyst
14 14 (3.50%) MuleSoft Architect
14 14 (3.50%) Senior Python Developer
15 13 (3.25%) Azure Engineer
15 13 (3.25%) Consultant
15 13 (3.25%) Energy Trading Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (12.75%) Web Services
2 46 (11.50%) Spring
3 42 (10.50%) REST
4 41 (10.25%) Middleware
5 40 (10.00%) .NET
6 34 (8.50%) XML
7 33 (8.25%) Spring Boot
8 30 (7.50%) RESTful
8 30 (7.50%) SOAP
9 29 (7.25%) Swagger
10 24 (6.00%) JSON
11 21 (5.25%) .NET Core
12 19 (4.75%) RAML
13 15 (3.75%) JMS
14 14 (3.50%) OAuth
15 12 (3.00%) XSLT
16 11 (2.75%) Hibernate
17 10 (2.50%) J2EE
17 10 (2.50%) Node.js
17 10 (2.50%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 55 (13.75%) Cloud Native
2 14 (3.50%) Mobile App
3 10 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.00%) NHS
4 8 (2.00%) Virtual Team
5 7 (1.75%) Clustering
6 5 (1.25%) User Experience
7 4 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (0.75%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.75%) Wiki
9 2 (0.50%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.50%) IVR
9 2 (0.50%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.50%) Renewable Energy
9 2 (0.50%) Social Media
10 1 (0.25%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.25%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.25%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.25%) PMI
10 1 (0.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (7.25%) Windows
2 12 (3.00%) Linux
3 7 (1.75%) Unix
4 4 (1.00%) Solaris
5 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.25%) Debian
6 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (40.75%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (30.75%) Microservices
3 80 (20.00%) DevOps
4 79 (19.75%) SDLC
5 47 (11.75%) Software Engineering
6 46 (11.50%) Data Development
7 44 (11.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 43 (10.75%) Scrum
9 41 (10.25%) Test Automation
10 40 (10.00%) Data Engineering
10 40 (10.00%) Data Modelling
11 36 (9.00%) SOA
12 31 (7.75%) Continuous Improvement
13 28 (7.00%) E-Commerce
14 27 (6.75%) Data Architecture
15 25 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
15 25 (6.25%) Migration
15 25 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
16 24 (6.00%) Open Source
17 23 (5.75%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 115 (28.75%) Java
2 81 (20.25%) SQL
3 65 (16.25%) Python
4 53 (13.25%) PL/SQL
5 52 (13.00%) T-SQL
6 46 (11.50%) Go
7 45 (11.25%) C++
8 32 (8.00%) C#
9 18 (4.50%) Java 8
10 16 (4.00%) JavaScript
11 12 (3.00%) Apex Code
12 10 (2.50%) Kotlin
13 7 (1.75%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.25%) Rust
15 4 (1.00%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.75%) C
17 2 (0.50%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.50%) SOQL
17 2 (0.50%) XAML
18 1 (0.25%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 14 (3.50%) Degree
2 9 (2.25%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.50%) PMP
4 5 (1.25%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.00%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.75%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.50%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.25%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.25%) MBA
8 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.25%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.75%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.25%) QA
3 2 (0.50%) CDISC
4 1 (0.25%) PMO
System Software
1 26 (6.50%) Docker
2 13 (3.25%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (1.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.00%) KVM
4 4 (1.00%) NFS
4 4 (1.00%) Oracle Clusterware
4 4 (1.00%) SRDF
4 4 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.00%) Xen
5 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 77 (19.25%) Kubernetes
2 20 (5.00%) Ansible
3 17 (4.25%) CloudHub
4 11 (2.75%) Puppet
5 10 (2.50%) Prometheus
6 9 (2.25%) Terraform
7 4 (1.00%) Data Guard
7 4 (1.00%) Oracle Flashback
7 4 (1.00%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.75%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.50%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.25%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.25%) Kibana
10 1 (0.25%) Marathon
10 1 (0.25%) Mesos
10 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 93 (23.25%) Salesforce.com
2 68 (17.00%) Oracle
3 31 (7.75%) Microsoft
4 25 (6.25%) SAP
5 22 (5.50%) Google
6 20 (5.00%) hybris
6 20 (5.00%) Splunk
7 16 (4.00%) Informatica
8 14 (3.50%) BiZZdesign
9 13 (3.25%) Databricks
10 11 (2.75%) AppDynamics
10 11 (2.75%) Dell
11 9 (2.25%) IBM
12 8 (2.00%) TIBCO
12 8 (2.00%) Workday
13 6 (1.50%) Sybase
13 6 (1.50%) webMethods
14 5 (1.25%) Altova
14 5 (1.25%) VMware
15 4 (1.00%) WSO2