Period
to 19 November 2019

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 November 2019 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
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 400 514 616
Rank change year-on-year +114 +102 -74
Contract jobs citing MuleSoft 415 373 249
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.54% 0.39% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 0.93% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 258 148
England median daily rate £550 £525 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -1.87% +5.94%
10th Percentile £413 £400 £386
90th Percentile £700 £675 £695
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £540
% change year-on-year - +1.85% +8.00%
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 33,198 39,945 40,002
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 43.41% 42.30% 42.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,013 25,100 25,061
England median daily rate £450 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £240 £253 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,295 1,499 1,340
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +1.45% +1.47%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £10.66
90th Percentile £53.17 £47.00 £45.03
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £17.38
% change year-on-year +11.43% +0.72% +5.30%

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 November 2019.

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 19 November 2019.

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 19 November 2019. 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 +46 220 £553 +0.45% 28
North of England +84 94 £465 -10.36% 6
South East +82 57 £550 +11.11% 8
North West +40 51 £450 -11.11% 1
Yorkshire +48 43 £467 -15.09%
Midlands +51 24 £515 +2.23% 4
West Midlands +43 19 £525 +5.53% 4
South West -4 13 £500 +5.26% 6
East of England +22 7 £550 +4.76% 2
East Midlands +17 4 £515 -6.36%
MuleSoft
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2019, 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.

1 158 (38.07%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (36.87%) Java
3 113 (27.23%) SQL
4 101 (24.34%) Finance
5 93 (22.41%) Azure
6 92 (22.17%) DevOps
7 87 (20.96%) Salesforce.com
8 79 (19.04%) Oracle
9 69 (16.63%) JSON
10 66 (15.90%) Jenkins
11 65 (15.66%) Ansible
11 65 (15.66%) XML
12 62 (14.94%) JIRA
13 60 (14.46%) REST
14 59 (14.22%) AWS
14 59 (14.22%) Microservices
14 59 (14.22%) Web Services
14 59 (14.22%) Banking
15 56 (13.49%) SOAP
16 55 (13.25%) SAP
16 55 (13.25%) SQL Server
17 51 (12.29%) JavaScript
18 49 (11.81%) Mule
19 47 (11.33%) Anypoint
20 46 (11.08%) Confluence
21 42 (10.12%) T-SQL
21 42 (10.12%) Dell
21 42 (10.12%) Axway
22 40 (9.64%) Linux
23 39 (9.40%) Maven

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 49 (11.81%) Mule
2 47 (11.33%) Anypoint
3 46 (11.08%) Confluence
4 24 (5.78%) JBoss
5 23 (5.54%) MQSeries
5 23 (5.54%) WebLogic
6 13 (3.13%) WebSphere
7 11 (2.65%) Apache
8 10 (2.41%) Mule ESB
9 9 (2.17%) IIS
10 8 (1.93%) Mattermost
11 7 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
12 5 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 4 (0.96%) Apache ServiceMix
13 4 (0.96%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 1 (0.24%) Apache Pig
16 1 (0.24%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (3.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 8 (1.93%) NetSuite
3 6 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.96%) SAP Hybris
4 4 (0.96%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.48%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 1 (0.24%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.24%) Magento
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.24%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 93 (22.41%) Azure
2 59 (14.22%) AWS
3 30 (7.23%) GitHub
4 23 (5.54%) Boomi
4 23 (5.54%) SaaS
5 22 (5.30%) PaaS
6 15 (3.61%) OpenShift
7 13 (3.13%) IaaS
8 12 (2.89%) Dynamics 365
8 12 (2.89%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 11 (2.65%) Office 365
9 11 (2.65%) Power Platform
10 10 (2.41%) iPaaS
10 10 (2.41%) Sauce Labs
11 9 (2.17%) Force.com
11 9 (2.17%) SuccessFactors
12 8 (1.93%) CloudSense
13 6 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
13 6 (1.45%) GCP
13 6 (1.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.34%) FTP
2 10 (2.41%) NAS
3 8 (1.93%) HTTP
4 6 (1.45%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.96%) Firewall
5 4 (0.96%) Internet
6 3 (0.72%) SSL
7 1 (0.24%) PBX
7 1 (0.24%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.24%) SSH
7 1 (0.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 26 (6.27%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (5.54%) MySQL
4 20 (4.82%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.65%) DB2
6 8 (1.93%) MongoDB
6 8 (1.93%) Power BI
7 6 (1.45%) Data Lake
7 6 (1.45%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.20%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (0.96%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (0.96%) Big Data
9 4 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.72%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.48%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.48%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 66 (15.90%) Jenkins
2 62 (14.94%) JIRA
3 39 (9.40%) Maven
4 36 (8.67%) Git (software)
5 20 (4.82%) JUnit
6 13 (3.13%) Eclipse
6 13 (3.13%) Subversion
7 11 (2.65%) Bitbucket
7 11 (2.65%) Selenium
7 11 (2.65%) SoapUI
8 10 (2.41%) Cucumber
8 10 (2.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 9 (2.17%) Ant
9 9 (2.17%) Rational Team Concert
10 8 (1.93%) Gradle
11 6 (1.45%) Bitbucket Server
12 5 (1.20%) JBehave
12 5 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
13 3 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 101 (24.34%) Finance
2 59 (14.22%) Banking
3 21 (5.06%) Marketing
4 18 (4.34%) Retail
5 9 (2.17%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.93%) Public Sector
7 7 (1.69%) Back Office
7 7 (1.69%) Publishing
8 5 (1.20%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.72%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.72%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.48%) Electronics
11 1 (0.24%) Advertising
11 1 (0.24%) Legal
11 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 140 (33.73%) Developer
2 135 (32.53%) Architect
3 62 (14.94%) MuleSoft Developer
4 37 (8.92%) Solutions Architect
5 30 (7.23%) Java Developer
6 27 (6.51%) Technical Architect
7 26 (6.27%) Integration Architect
8 22 (5.30%) DevOps Engineer
9 21 (5.06%) Integration Developer
10 18 (4.34%) Salesforce Developer
11 17 (4.10%) Azure Architect
12 16 (3.86%) MuleSoft Architect
12 16 (3.86%) Senior Developer
13 14 (3.37%) Consultant
14 10 (2.41%) Analyst
14 10 (2.41%) Applications Architect
14 10 (2.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 9 (2.17%) Senior Java Developer
15 9 (2.17%) Software Engineer
15 9 (2.17%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (16.63%) JSON
2 65 (15.66%) XML
3 60 (14.46%) REST
4 59 (14.22%) Web Services
5 56 (13.49%) SOAP
6 35 (8.43%) Apache Camel
7 32 (7.71%) Spring
8 31 (7.47%) Hibernate
9 30 (7.23%) RAML
10 26 (6.27%) RESTful
11 25 (6.02%) .NET
12 24 (5.78%) RabbitMQ
13 23 (5.54%) ActiveMQ
13 23 (5.54%) MSMQ
14 18 (4.34%) AngularJS
14 18 (4.34%) jQuery
15 17 (4.10%) Middleware
16 15 (3.61%) Kafka
17 14 (3.37%) JMS
17 14 (3.37%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 17 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.86%) User Experience
3 13 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (2.65%) Mobile Banking
5 10 (2.41%) Wiki
6 8 (1.93%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.69%) Reference Data
8 6 (1.45%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.20%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.72%) Grid Computing
10 3 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.72%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.72%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.48%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.48%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.48%) Robotics
11 2 (0.48%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (0.24%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 40 (9.64%) Linux
2 35 (8.43%) Windows
3 12 (2.89%) Unix
4 7 (1.69%) HPUX
5 4 (0.96%) Android
5 4 (0.96%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.72%) Solaris
7 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.48%) VMS
8 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (38.07%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (22.17%) DevOps
3 59 (14.22%) Microservices
4 34 (8.19%) Scrum
5 32 (7.71%) SOA
6 31 (7.47%) TDD
7 30 (7.23%) Test Automation
8 29 (6.99%) API Development
9 28 (6.75%) Waterfall
10 27 (6.51%) Data Modelling
10 27 (6.51%) Mentoring
11 26 (6.27%) CRM
11 26 (6.27%) Problem-Solving
12 25 (6.02%) Integration Testing
12 25 (6.02%) Project Management
13 24 (5.78%) Analytics
13 24 (5.78%) API Design
13 24 (5.78%) SDLC
13 24 (5.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 23 (5.54%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 153 (36.87%) Java
2 113 (27.23%) SQL
3 51 (12.29%) JavaScript
4 42 (10.12%) T-SQL
5 36 (8.67%) Python
6 26 (6.27%) PL/SQL
7 23 (5.54%) PowerShell
8 22 (5.30%) Bash Shell
8 22 (5.30%) C#
9 17 (4.10%) Apex Code
10 14 (3.37%) Java 8
10 14 (3.37%) PHP
11 12 (2.89%) Shell Script
12 10 (2.41%) SOQL
13 9 (2.17%) Go
14 7 (1.69%) Kotlin
15 5 (1.20%) ActionScript
15 5 (1.20%) ActionScript 2.0
15 5 (1.20%) Groovy
16 4 (0.96%) ES6
Qualifications
1 37 (8.92%) SC Cleared
1 37 (8.92%) Security Cleared
2 14 (3.37%) Degree
3 3 (0.72%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.24%) APMG
5 1 (0.24%) IIBA
5 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.65%) QA
2 8 (1.93%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.72%) PSD2
4 2 (0.48%) GDPR
5 1 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.24%) EMIR
5 1 (0.24%) GAMP
5 1 (0.24%) GxP
5 1 (0.24%) MiFID
5 1 (0.24%) PMO
System Software
1 10 (2.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.96%) Docker
4 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.24%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 65 (15.66%) Ansible
2 18 (4.34%) Puppet
3 13 (3.13%) Terraform
4 12 (2.89%) Kubernetes
5 10 (2.41%) WMI
6 4 (0.96%) CloudHub
6 4 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.96%) SCCM
7 3 (0.72%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 87 (20.96%) Salesforce.com
2 79 (19.04%) Oracle
3 55 (13.25%) SAP
4 42 (10.12%) Axway
4 42 (10.12%) Dell
5 32 (7.71%) Red Hat
6 29 (6.99%) webMethods
7 25 (6.02%) Sybase
8 23 (5.54%) Microsoft
9 20 (4.82%) NetApp
10 18 (4.34%) Software AG
11 16 (3.86%) IBM
11 16 (3.86%) TIBCO
12 15 (3.61%) Splunk
12 15 (3.61%) VMware
13 14 (3.37%) Cisco
13 14 (3.37%) EMC
14 10 (2.41%) F5
15 9 (2.17%) Informatica
16 8 (1.93%) ForgeRock