Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 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.

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

MuleSoft
UK > England
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 499 599 552
Rank change year-on-year +100 -47 +233
Contract jobs citing MuleSoft 376 246 330
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.27% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 0.62% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 150 217
England median daily rate £513 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.82% +10.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £375 £375 £392
90th Percentile £700 £690 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 39,674 39,411 43,889
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.03% 43.12% 44.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,853 24,558 27,202
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £245
90th Percentile £625 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,493 1,276 1,546
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £11.04 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.87 £45.75 £44.25
UK median hourly rate £17.41 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -0.51% +2.94% -2.86%

MuleSoft
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for MuleSoft in England

MuleSoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MuleSoft in England

MuleSoft
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MuleSoft in England over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor 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 22 October 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
London +133 242 £550 -2.22% 28
North of England -4 51 £500 +5.26% 17
Yorkshire +3 39 £500 +17.65% 6
Midlands -43 25 £498 -9.55% 4
East of England +13 19 £425 -18.27% 3
South East -42 18 £495 +10.00% 6
South West -22 16 £475 +16.56% 4
West Midlands -43 14 £498 -9.55%
North West -10 12 £513 -16.43% 9
East Midlands +22 11 £475 - 4
MuleSoft
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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.

1 202 (53.72%) Java
1 202 (53.72%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (27.39%) DevOps
3 93 (24.73%) Git (software)
4 82 (21.81%) Finance
5 77 (20.48%) Mule
6 76 (20.21%) Scrum
7 75 (19.95%) Jenkins
8 74 (19.68%) Microservices
9 69 (18.35%) Middleware
10 65 (17.29%) Spring
11 59 (15.69%) Banking
11 59 (15.69%) SOAP
11 59 (15.69%) Anypoint
12 56 (14.89%) REST
13 53 (14.10%) Oracle
14 52 (13.83%) SOA
15 50 (13.30%) Web Services
15 50 (13.30%) Test Automation
16 48 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
17 47 (12.50%) XML
17 47 (12.50%) Maven
18 45 (11.97%) Amazon AWS
19 43 (11.44%) Retail
20 41 (10.90%) API Development
21 40 (10.64%) JSON
21 40 (10.64%) JIRA
22 36 (9.57%) E-Commerce
23 35 (9.31%) TDD
23 35 (9.31%) Spring Boot

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 77 (20.48%) Mule
2 59 (15.69%) Anypoint
3 29 (7.71%) Mule ESB
4 24 (6.38%) WebSphere
5 19 (5.05%) Cloud Foundry
6 17 (4.52%) JBoss
7 15 (3.99%) BizTalk Server
7 15 (3.99%) Confluence
8 14 (3.72%) Apache ServiceMix
9 9 (2.39%) CMS
10 8 (2.13%) Tomcat
10 8 (2.13%) WebLogic
11 7 (1.86%) Oracle Service Bus
12 6 (1.60%) Drupal
13 4 (1.06%) Apache
13 4 (1.06%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.80%) Documentum
14 3 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 3 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
14 3 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (4.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.06%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.80%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.27%) SAP GTS
5 1 (0.27%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 48 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (11.97%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (9.04%) Boomi
4 28 (7.45%) Apigee
5 14 (3.72%) Dynamics 365
5 14 (3.72%) PaaS
6 13 (3.46%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (2.66%) iPaaS
8 9 (2.39%) GitHub
9 8 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (2.13%) npm
10 7 (1.86%) SaaS
11 6 (1.60%) IaaS
12 5 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (1.33%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (1.33%) Force.com
12 5 (1.33%) Serverless
13 4 (1.06%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.80%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.39%) HTTP
2 7 (1.86%) SSL
3 5 (1.33%) FTP
4 3 (0.80%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (0.80%) Internet
4 3 (0.80%) LAN
4 3 (0.80%) NAS
4 3 (0.80%) SAN
4 3 (0.80%) SMTP
4 3 (0.80%) WAN
5 1 (0.27%) Network Security
5 1 (0.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.85%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.46%) Relational Database
3 10 (2.66%) MongoDB
3 10 (2.66%) Oracle Database
3 10 (2.66%) RDBMS
4 9 (2.39%) Redis
5 6 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (1.60%) Hadoop
5 6 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.33%) MySQL
7 4 (1.06%) Big Data
8 3 (0.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (0.80%) Hazelcast
8 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.80%) SSDT
9 2 (0.53%) Amazon Aurora
9 2 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.53%) GIS
9 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.53%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 93 (24.73%) Git (software)
2 75 (19.95%) Jenkins
3 47 (12.50%) Maven
4 40 (10.64%) JIRA
5 22 (5.85%) Selenium
6 21 (5.59%) Sonatype Nexus
7 19 (5.05%) Cucumber
8 16 (4.26%) SonarQube
8 16 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (3.99%) Ant
9 15 (3.99%) JUnit
10 12 (3.19%) Gradle
11 11 (2.93%) Subversion
12 8 (2.13%) Grunt
12 8 (2.13%) gulp
12 8 (2.13%) SoapUI
12 8 (2.13%) TeamCity
13 7 (1.86%) Artifactory
13 7 (1.86%) git-flow
14 6 (1.60%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 82 (21.81%) Finance
2 59 (15.69%) Banking
3 43 (11.44%) Retail
4 6 (1.60%) Back Office
4 6 (1.60%) Investment Banking
4 6 (1.60%) Marketing
5 5 (1.33%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.06%) French Language
6 4 (1.06%) Retail Banking
7 3 (0.80%) Advertising
8 2 (0.53%) Danish Language
8 2 (0.53%) German Language
8 2 (0.53%) Legal
8 2 (0.53%) Publishing
8 2 (0.53%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.27%) Electronics
9 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 183 (48.67%) Developer
2 81 (21.54%) Architect
3 78 (20.74%) MuleSoft Developer
4 69 (18.35%) Java Developer
5 41 (10.90%) Integration Developer
6 24 (6.38%) Consultant
6 24 (6.38%) Integration Architect
7 20 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
8 19 (5.05%) DevOps Engineer
8 19 (5.05%) MuleSoft Architect
9 18 (4.79%) Senior Developer
10 14 (3.72%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (3.72%) Technical Architect
11 12 (3.19%) Designer
12 11 (2.93%) Java Middleware Developer
12 11 (2.93%) Middleware Developer
13 10 (2.66%) Build Engineer
13 10 (2.66%) Cloud Developer
13 10 (2.66%) Salesforce Developer
13 10 (2.66%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (18.35%) Middleware
2 65 (17.29%) Spring
3 59 (15.69%) SOAP
4 56 (14.89%) REST
5 50 (13.30%) Web Services
6 47 (12.50%) XML
7 40 (10.64%) JSON
8 35 (9.31%) Spring Boot
9 30 (7.98%) .NET
10 29 (7.71%) RESTful
11 22 (5.85%) RAML
12 20 (5.32%) AngularJS
13 19 (5.05%) Node.js
14 18 (4.79%) HTML
14 18 (4.79%) XSLT
15 17 (4.52%) Java EE
15 17 (4.52%) JMS
16 16 (4.26%) OAuth
17 15 (3.99%) Hibernate
17 15 (3.99%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.79%) User Experience
3 15 (3.99%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.66%) Wiki
6 6 (1.60%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.33%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.06%) EPoS
9 3 (0.80%) Clustering
9 3 (0.80%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.80%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.53%) Cloud Native
10 2 (0.53%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.53%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.53%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.27%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.27%) FMCG
11 1 (0.27%) Social Media
11 1 (0.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.38%) Linux
2 16 (4.26%) Unix
3 10 (2.66%) Mac OS X
4 8 (2.13%) Windows
5 4 (1.06%) Debian
6 3 (0.80%) Solaris
7 2 (0.53%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.27%) Android
8 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (53.72%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (27.39%) DevOps
3 76 (20.21%) Scrum
4 74 (19.68%) Microservices
5 52 (13.83%) SOA
6 50 (13.30%) Test Automation
7 41 (10.90%) API Development
8 36 (9.57%) E-Commerce
9 35 (9.31%) TDD
10 34 (9.04%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (9.04%) Deployment Automation
11 28 (7.45%) CRM
12 25 (6.65%) API Design
12 25 (6.65%) BDD
13 23 (6.12%) User Stories
13 23 (6.12%) Web Development
14 22 (5.85%) Mentoring
15 20 (5.32%) Problem-Solving
16 19 (5.05%) ATDD
16 19 (5.05%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 202 (53.72%) Java
2 31 (8.24%) SQL
3 29 (7.71%) JavaScript
4 18 (4.79%) Groovy
5 15 (3.99%) Java 8
6 14 (3.72%) C#
7 8 (2.13%) Python
8 5 (1.33%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.33%) TypeScript
9 4 (1.06%) C++
9 4 (1.06%) Kotlin
9 4 (1.06%) Ruby
9 4 (1.06%) XPath
10 3 (0.80%) Perl
11 2 (0.53%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.53%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.53%) ES6
11 2 (0.53%) Korn
11 2 (0.53%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (4.79%) Security Cleared
2 17 (4.52%) SC Cleared
3 16 (4.26%) Degree
4 6 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.33%) TOGAF Certification
6 3 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.27%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.27%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.27%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.27%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.27%) ISEB
7 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.79%) QA
2 13 (3.46%) PSD2
3 10 (2.66%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.80%) ISO 20022
5 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (2.13%) Docker
2 7 (1.86%) OpenAM
3 4 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.80%) NFS
4 3 (0.80%) SRDF
4 3 (0.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (0.80%) Xen
5 2 (0.53%) HDFS
6 1 (0.27%) LXC
6 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (4.26%) Ansible
2 8 (2.13%) Puppet
3 7 (1.86%) Single Sign-On
4 6 (1.60%) CloudHub
5 5 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.06%) Kibana
6 4 (1.06%) logstash
6 4 (1.06%) Prometheus
6 4 (1.06%) Terraform
7 3 (0.80%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 53 (14.10%) Oracle
2 30 (7.98%) Dell
3 22 (5.85%) Microsoft
4 21 (5.59%) Salesforce.com
4 21 (5.59%) TIBCO
5 20 (5.32%) IBM
5 20 (5.32%) WSO2
6 19 (5.05%) AppDynamics
6 19 (5.05%) SAP
7 17 (4.52%) Splunk
8 15 (3.99%) Informatica
8 15 (3.99%) Talend
9 14 (3.72%) Guidewire
9 14 (3.72%) Sitecore
9 14 (3.72%) webMethods
10 10 (2.66%) hybris
11 9 (2.39%) Fiorano
12 8 (2.13%) Axway
12 8 (2.13%) Google
13 7 (1.86%) Ab Initio