Period
to 22 January 2020

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 January 2020 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
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 427 535 570
Rank change year-on-year +108 +35 -39
Contract jobs citing MuleSoft 317 327 297
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.48% 0.36% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 0.85% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 235 188
England median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -2.44%
10th Percentile £413 £413 £389
90th Percentile £775 £650 £629
UK median daily rate £545 £550 £523
% change year-on-year -0.91% +5.26% +1.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
England median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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 28,824 38,637 38,791
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 43.61% 42.31% 42.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,084 24,205 24,647
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £225 £260 £238
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,198 1,383 1,275
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% - -
10th Percentile £11.62 £10.75 £10.75
90th Percentile £53.00 £47.50 £45.15
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.43
% change year-on-year +8.57% +0.40% +2.53%

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 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MuleSoft in England

MuleSoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MuleSoft in England over the 6 months to 22 January 2020.

Contractor hourly 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 January 2020. 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 +62 166 £575 +4.55% 29
North of England +81 73 £450 -12.20% 11
North West +53 57 £450 -10.00% 7
South East +80 42 £590 +12.38% 7
Midlands +45 16 £525 -4.55% 1
Yorkshire +42 15 £432 -21.55%
West Midlands +51 12 £525 +5.53% 1
East of England +41 10 £650 +18.18% 1
South West +10 9 £500 - 6
East Midlands +26 4 £515 -6.36%
North East - 1 - - 4
MuleSoft
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, 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.

1 127 (40.06%) Java
2 125 (39.43%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (29.02%) SQL
4 89 (28.08%) Finance
5 75 (23.66%) Azure
6 62 (19.56%) Salesforce.com
7 57 (17.98%) Oracle
7 57 (17.98%) XML
8 53 (16.72%) DevOps
8 53 (16.72%) Anypoint
9 49 (15.46%) AWS
10 47 (14.83%) Axway
10 47 (14.83%) JIRA
11 46 (14.51%) REST
12 42 (13.25%) SC Cleared
12 42 (13.25%) Security Cleared
13 41 (12.93%) Mule
13 41 (12.93%) JSON
14 39 (12.30%) Banking
14 39 (12.30%) SQL Server
15 34 (10.73%) Microservices
16 33 (10.41%) SOAP
16 33 (10.41%) Scrum
17 31 (9.78%) T-SQL
17 31 (9.78%) ERP
17 31 (9.78%) webMethods
17 31 (9.78%) Dell
18 30 (9.46%) Web Services
18 30 (9.46%) Confluence
19 29 (9.15%) JavaScript

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 53 (16.72%) Anypoint
2 41 (12.93%) Mule
3 30 (9.46%) Confluence
4 28 (8.83%) Red Hat Fuse
5 25 (7.89%) JBoss
6 23 (7.26%) MQSeries
6 23 (7.26%) WebLogic
7 10 (3.15%) WebSphere
8 9 (2.84%) IIS
9 8 (2.52%) Mattermost
10 5 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.58%) Mule ESB
11 4 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (1.26%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.95%) Apache ServiceMix
12 3 (0.95%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.32%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.32%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (3.15%) NetSuite
2 4 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.63%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 1 (0.32%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 75 (23.66%) Azure
2 49 (15.46%) AWS
3 28 (8.83%) SaaS
4 18 (5.68%) Boomi
5 14 (4.42%) OpenShift
5 14 (4.42%) PaaS
6 10 (3.15%) Dynamics 365
6 10 (3.15%) Force.com
6 10 (3.15%) iPaaS
7 9 (2.84%) GitHub
7 9 (2.84%) Office 365
8 8 (2.52%) IaaS
9 6 (1.89%) Apigee
9 6 (1.89%) Power Platform
9 6 (1.89%) SuccessFactors
10 5 (1.58%) GCP
11 4 (1.26%) Amazon S3
11 4 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.79%) FTP
2 10 (3.15%) NAS
3 5 (1.58%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.26%) HTTP
5 3 (0.95%) SSL
6 1 (0.32%) Firewall
6 1 (0.32%) Internet
6 1 (0.32%) PBX
6 1 (0.32%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (12.30%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.15%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (7.26%) MySQL
4 16 (5.05%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.95%) Amazon Aurora
7 3 (0.95%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (0.95%) Data Lake
7 3 (0.95%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.95%) Power BI
7 3 (0.95%) Redis
8 2 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (0.63%) Big Data
8 2 (0.63%) Snowflake Schema
8 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.32%) DataStage
9 1 (0.32%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 47 (14.83%) JIRA
2 28 (8.83%) Git (software)
3 21 (6.62%) Jenkins
4 20 (6.31%) JUnit
4 20 (6.31%) Maven
5 9 (2.84%) Rational Team Concert
5 9 (2.84%) Subversion
6 8 (2.52%) Cucumber
7 7 (2.21%) JBehave
8 6 (1.89%) Bitbucket Server
8 6 (1.89%) SoapUI
9 5 (1.58%) Gradle
10 3 (0.95%) Ant
10 3 (0.95%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.95%) Postman
10 3 (0.95%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.63%) Cypress.io
11 2 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 89 (28.08%) Finance
2 39 (12.30%) Banking
3 21 (6.62%) Marketing
4 11 (3.47%) Back Office
4 11 (3.47%) Retail
5 7 (2.21%) Public Sector
5 7 (2.21%) Publishing
6 6 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.58%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.26%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.95%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.63%) Electronics
10 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 123 (38.80%) Architect
2 99 (31.23%) Developer
3 54 (17.03%) MuleSoft Developer
4 29 (9.15%) Technical Architect
5 28 (8.83%) Integration Architect
6 24 (7.57%) Solutions Architect
7 18 (5.68%) Java Developer
8 17 (5.36%) MuleSoft Architect
9 16 (5.05%) Senior Developer
10 14 (4.42%) Azure Architect
11 13 (4.10%) Integration Developer
12 11 (3.47%) Consultant
13 10 (3.15%) Applications Architect
14 9 (2.84%) Analyst
14 9 (2.84%) DevOps Engineer
14 9 (2.84%) SQL Developer
15 8 (2.52%) Designer
16 7 (2.21%) Salesforce Architect
17 6 (1.89%) Applications Developer
17 6 (1.89%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (17.98%) XML
2 46 (14.51%) REST
3 41 (12.93%) JSON
4 33 (10.41%) SOAP
5 30 (9.46%) Web Services
6 28 (8.83%) Apache Camel
7 26 (8.20%) Hibernate
8 24 (7.57%) RabbitMQ
9 23 (7.26%) ActiveMQ
9 23 (7.26%) MSMQ
9 23 (7.26%) RESTful
10 22 (6.94%) Spring
11 20 (6.31%) .NET
12 19 (5.99%) Middleware
13 16 (5.05%) RAML
13 16 (5.05%) XSD
14 12 (3.79%) AngularJS
14 12 (3.79%) Spring Boot
15 10 (3.15%) Node.js
16 9 (2.84%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.57%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.84%) Mobile Banking
4 6 (1.89%) Data Centre
4 6 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.58%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.26%) User Experience
7 3 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (0.95%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.63%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.63%) FMCG
8 2 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.63%) Robotics
8 2 (0.63%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.32%) CMDB
9 1 (0.32%) DataPower
9 1 (0.32%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.32%) NHS
9 1 (0.32%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.26%) Linux
2 17 (5.36%) Windows
3 10 (3.15%) Unix
4 7 (2.21%) HPUX
5 3 (0.95%) Solaris
6 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.32%) VMS
6 1 (0.32%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (39.43%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (16.72%) DevOps
3 34 (10.73%) Microservices
4 33 (10.41%) Scrum
5 31 (9.78%) ERP
6 27 (8.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 27 (8.52%) Test Automation
7 26 (8.20%) API Design
7 26 (8.20%) SDLC
7 26 (8.20%) Unit Testing
8 25 (7.89%) TDD
9 24 (7.57%) Integration Testing
9 24 (7.57%) Mentoring
9 24 (7.57%) Waterfall
10 23 (7.26%) Project Management
11 22 (6.94%) API Development
12 21 (6.62%) Analytics
12 21 (6.62%) Data Modelling
12 21 (6.62%) Problem-Solving
13 20 (6.31%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (40.06%) Java
2 92 (29.02%) SQL
3 31 (9.78%) T-SQL
4 29 (9.15%) JavaScript
5 25 (7.89%) PL/SQL
6 22 (6.94%) Python
7 13 (4.10%) C#
8 7 (2.21%) Bash Shell
8 7 (2.21%) Go
8 7 (2.21%) Java 8
9 6 (1.89%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.26%) ES6
10 4 (1.26%) ES7
11 3 (0.95%) Apex Code
11 3 (0.95%) Kotlin
12 2 (0.63%) C++
12 2 (0.63%) Groovy
12 2 (0.63%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.32%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (13.25%) SC Cleared
1 42 (13.25%) Security Cleared
2 20 (6.31%) Degree
3 5 (1.58%) TOGAF Certification
4 4 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (1.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.63%) CSPO
6 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.47%) QA
2 6 (1.89%) SLA
3 3 (0.95%) PSD2
4 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.32%) GAMP
4 1 (0.32%) GDPR
4 1 (0.32%) GxP
4 1 (0.32%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (3.15%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.84%) Docker
3 5 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.32%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (8.20%) Ansible
2 12 (3.79%) Kubernetes
3 7 (2.21%) Terraform
4 6 (1.89%) Puppet
5 3 (0.95%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.63%) CloudHub
6 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 62 (19.56%) Salesforce.com
2 57 (17.98%) Oracle
3 47 (14.83%) Axway
4 31 (9.78%) Dell
4 31 (9.78%) webMethods
5 26 (8.20%) Red Hat
5 26 (8.20%) SAP
6 23 (7.26%) Sybase
7 19 (5.99%) NetApp
8 18 (5.68%) Microsoft
9 16 (5.05%) Splunk
10 15 (4.73%) Software AG
10 15 (4.73%) VMware
11 14 (4.42%) Cisco
11 14 (4.42%) EMC
12 11 (3.47%) IBM
13 10 (3.15%) F5
14 7 (2.21%) 3PAR
14 7 (2.21%) Nimble Storage
14 7 (2.21%) SnapLogic