Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 534 589 605
Rank change year-on-year +55 +16 +185
Contract jobs citing MuleSoft 341 239 280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.37% 0.27% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.87% 0.61% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 160 181
England median daily rate £511 £535 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +7.00% -
10th Percentile £369 £398 £360
90th Percentile £713 £675 £850
UK median daily rate £516 £538 £500
% change year-on-year -3.95% +7.50% -
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 39,126 38,869 45,021
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 41.91% 43.72% 44.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,515 23,943 28,081
England median daily rate £450 £440 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.39% +4.64% +5.00%
10th Percentile £250 £260 £250
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,414 1,271 1,484
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -1.02% -1.86%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.40 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.50 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.13 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.19% -2.14% -

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +90 209 £550 - 20
North of England -8 45 £488 +2.63% 6
Yorkshire +11 37 £488 +12.07% 3
Midlands -43 24 £498 -9.55% 1
East of England +9 23 £425 -12.82% 1
South West +1 22 £394 +6.42% 1
West Midlands -61 18 £498 -9.55%
South East -35 12 £475 - 6
East Midlands +5 6 £550 +29.41% 1
North West -14 6 £475 -19.25% 2
North East -7 2 £600 +26.32% 1
South Coast - 1 £700 -
MuleSoft
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 174 (51.03%) Java
2 163 (47.80%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (22.87%) DevOps
4 70 (20.53%) Microservices
5 68 (19.94%) Spring
6 67 (19.65%) Finance
7 65 (19.06%) Jenkins
8 60 (17.60%) Mule
8 60 (17.60%) Git (software)
9 59 (17.30%) Scrum
9 59 (17.30%) Middleware
9 59 (17.30%) Oracle
10 51 (14.96%) Web Services
10 51 (14.96%) SOA
11 50 (14.66%) XML
11 50 (14.66%) SOAP
12 49 (14.37%) REST
13 48 (14.08%) Banking
14 46 (13.49%) TDD
15 44 (12.90%) Anypoint
16 43 (12.61%) Microsoft Azure
16 43 (12.61%) Amazon AWS
17 41 (12.02%) Maven
18 39 (11.44%) Test Automation
19 35 (10.26%) BDD
20 34 (9.97%) Retail
20 34 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
21 33 (9.68%) Spring Boot
22 32 (9.38%) SQL
22 32 (9.38%) .NET

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 60 (17.60%) Mule
2 44 (12.90%) Anypoint
3 24 (7.04%) Mule ESB
3 24 (7.04%) WebSphere
4 17 (4.99%) BizTalk Server
5 16 (4.69%) JBoss
6 13 (3.81%) Cloud Foundry
7 11 (3.23%) Tomcat
8 10 (2.93%) Apache ServiceMix
8 10 (2.93%) Confluence
8 10 (2.93%) Oracle Service Bus
9 9 (2.64%) WebLogic
10 7 (2.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (1.76%) Apache
12 3 (0.88%) Appian
12 3 (0.88%) CMS
12 3 (0.88%) Documentum
13 2 (0.59%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.59%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.76%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.47%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (1.17%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.88%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.59%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.59%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.29%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 43 (12.61%) Amazon AWS
1 43 (12.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (8.80%) Boomi
3 15 (4.40%) PaaS
4 12 (3.52%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (3.52%) GitHub
5 10 (2.93%) iPaaS
6 9 (2.64%) Dynamics 365
6 9 (2.64%) SaaS
7 7 (2.05%) IaaS
8 6 (1.76%) Force.com
9 4 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.17%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (1.17%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 4 (1.17%) Serverless
10 3 (0.88%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.59%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.59%) Azure Machine Learning
11 2 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.59%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.64%) HTTP
2 7 (2.05%) SMS
3 5 (1.47%) SSL
4 3 (0.88%) FTP
5 2 (0.59%) FCoE
5 2 (0.59%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (0.59%) Internet
5 2 (0.59%) iSCSI
5 2 (0.59%) LAN
5 2 (0.59%) Multicast
5 2 (0.59%) NAS
5 2 (0.59%) SAN
5 2 (0.59%) WAN
6 1 (0.29%) Network Security
6 1 (0.29%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.57%) Relational Database
3 12 (3.52%) RDBMS
4 11 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 11 (3.23%) MySQL
5 10 (2.93%) Redis
6 8 (2.35%) Big Data
7 7 (2.05%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.76%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.47%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.17%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.88%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.59%) Amazon Aurora
12 2 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.59%) HBase
12 2 (0.59%) IBM InfoSphere
12 2 (0.59%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 65 (19.06%) Jenkins
2 60 (17.60%) Git (software)
3 41 (12.02%) Maven
4 31 (9.09%) JIRA
5 24 (7.04%) Selenium
6 21 (6.16%) Sonatype Nexus
7 20 (5.87%) Cucumber
8 19 (5.57%) JUnit
9 16 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (3.81%) SonarQube
11 12 (3.52%) Ant
12 11 (3.23%) Gradle
12 11 (3.23%) TeamCity
13 8 (2.35%) SoapUI
14 7 (2.05%) git-flow
14 7 (2.05%) Octopus Deploy
14 7 (2.05%) Subversion
15 6 (1.76%) Artifactory
15 6 (1.76%) Gerrit
15 6 (1.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 67 (19.65%) Finance
2 48 (14.08%) Banking
3 34 (9.97%) Retail
4 10 (2.93%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.47%) Marketing
6 4 (1.17%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.59%) Back Office
7 2 (0.59%) Legal
7 2 (0.59%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.29%) Advertising
8 1 (0.29%) Danish Language
8 1 (0.29%) Finnish Language
8 1 (0.29%) French Language
8 1 (0.29%) German Language
8 1 (0.29%) Publishing
8 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 152 (44.57%) Developer
2 84 (24.63%) Architect
3 59 (17.30%) MuleSoft Developer
4 53 (15.54%) Java Developer
5 41 (12.02%) Integration Developer
6 22 (6.45%) Integration Architect
7 21 (6.16%) Solutions Architect
8 19 (5.57%) MuleSoft Architect
9 16 (4.69%) DevOps Engineer
10 15 (4.40%) Consultant
11 14 (4.11%) Analyst
11 14 (4.11%) Technical Architect
12 12 (3.52%) Salesforce Developer
12 12 (3.52%) Technical Leader
13 9 (2.64%) Build Engineer
13 9 (2.64%) Java Middleware Developer
13 9 (2.64%) Middleware Developer
13 9 (2.64%) Senior Developer
14 8 (2.35%) Tester
15 7 (2.05%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (19.94%) Spring
2 59 (17.30%) Middleware
3 51 (14.96%) Web Services
4 50 (14.66%) SOAP
4 50 (14.66%) XML
5 49 (14.37%) REST
6 33 (9.68%) Spring Boot
7 32 (9.38%) .NET
8 28 (8.21%) JSON
9 27 (7.92%) RESTful
10 21 (6.16%) Java EE
11 19 (5.57%) HTML
12 17 (4.99%) JMS
12 17 (4.99%) OAuth
13 16 (4.69%) Hibernate
13 16 (4.69%) XSLT
14 15 (4.40%) Apache Camel
14 15 (4.40%) Node.js
15 14 (4.11%) Spring Integration
16 13 (3.81%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (4.40%) User Experience
4 12 (3.52%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (2.93%) Wiki
6 5 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (0.88%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.88%) EPoS
7 3 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.59%) Cloud Native
8 2 (0.59%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.59%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.59%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.59%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.59%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.29%) DataPower
9 1 (0.29%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.29%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.29%) Social Media
9 1 (0.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (7.04%) Linux
2 12 (3.52%) Unix
3 7 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.47%) Mac OS X
4 5 (1.47%) Windows
5 2 (0.59%) CentOS
5 2 (0.59%) Debian
5 2 (0.59%) Fedora
5 2 (0.59%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.59%) Solaris
5 2 (0.59%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.29%) Android
6 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (47.80%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (22.87%) DevOps
3 70 (20.53%) Microservices
4 59 (17.30%) Scrum
5 51 (14.96%) SOA
6 46 (13.49%) TDD
7 39 (11.44%) Test Automation
8 35 (10.26%) BDD
9 29 (8.50%) API Development
9 29 (8.50%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (7.33%) Unit Testing
11 24 (7.04%) ATDD
11 24 (7.04%) User Stories
12 22 (6.45%) API Design
12 22 (6.45%) E-Commerce
13 20 (5.87%) Deployment Automation
14 19 (5.57%) Data Modelling
15 18 (5.28%) Mentoring
16 17 (4.99%) Open Source
16 17 (4.99%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 174 (51.03%) Java
2 32 (9.38%) SQL
3 25 (7.33%) JavaScript
4 13 (3.81%) Groovy
5 9 (2.64%) C#
5 9 (2.64%) XPath
6 6 (1.76%) C++
7 5 (1.47%) Java 8
8 4 (1.17%) Apex Code
8 4 (1.17%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.17%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.59%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.59%) C
9 2 (0.59%) ES6
9 2 (0.59%) Korn
9 2 (0.59%) PHP
9 2 (0.59%) VBA
10 1 (0.29%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (4.40%) Security Cleared
2 14 (4.11%) Degree
2 14 (4.11%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.76%) ISEB
3 6 (1.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (1.47%) TOGAF Certification
5 4 (1.17%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.29%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.29%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.04%) QA
2 8 (2.35%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.05%) PSD2
4 2 (0.59%) ISO 20022
5 1 (0.29%) GCP
System Software
1 11 (3.23%) OpenAM
2 6 (1.76%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.76%) Docker
3 2 (0.59%) HDFS
3 2 (0.59%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.59%) KVM
3 2 (0.59%) NFS
3 2 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.59%) SRDF
3 2 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (2.35%) Ansible
2 5 (1.47%) HP ALM
2 5 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.47%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (1.17%) CloudHub
3 4 (1.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.88%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.88%) Puppet
5 2 (0.59%) Kibana
5 2 (0.59%) logstash
5 2 (0.59%) Terraform
Vendors
1 59 (17.30%) Oracle
2 26 (7.62%) Salesforce.com
3 24 (7.04%) Dell
3 24 (7.04%) IBM
4 23 (6.74%) TIBCO
5 20 (5.87%) Apigee
5 20 (5.87%) Microsoft
6 18 (5.28%) Informatica
7 17 (4.99%) WSO2
8 16 (4.69%) Splunk
9 15 (4.40%) Guidewire
9 15 (4.40%) SAP
10 14 (4.11%) AppDynamics
10 14 (4.11%) webMethods
11 12 (3.52%) Talend
12 11 (3.23%) Sitecore
13 8 (2.35%) Red Hat
14 7 (2.05%) Ab Initio
14 7 (2.05%) hybris
14 7 (2.05%) Software AG