Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 386 290 433
Rank change year-on-year -96 +143 +97
Contract jobs citing MuleSoft 418 219 418
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.62% 0.80% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.56% 1.86% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 152 273
10th Percentile £450 £383 £388
25th Percentile £513 £450 £431
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - -
75th Percentile £650 £625 £594
90th Percentile £723 £725 £660
UK median daily rate £575 £525 £548
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.11% +4.29%

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 26,880 11,796 32,905
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 39.75% 43.33% 42.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,991 7,810 21,234
10th Percentile £263 £258 £243
25th Percentile £400 £363 £360
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £600 £575 £560
90th Percentile £700 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 833 350 1,167
10th Percentile £11.70 £11.58 £11.17
25th Percentile £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate £19.20 £21.39 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year -10.25% +12.59% +9.70%
75th Percentile £41.82 £45.00 £40.25
90th Percentile £62.50 £55.00 £51.73
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £19.03
% change year-on-year -13.33% +18.23% +11.94%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -81 299 £600 +11.63% 41
North of England -56 32 £550 +29.41% 10
South East -90 29 £550 - 1
South West -44 17 £550 +22.22% 4
Yorkshire -36 16 £550 +6.80% 6
North West -58 14 £538 +26.47% 1
Midlands -68 9 £575 +72.41% 4
West Midlands -66 7 £488 +25.81% 3
East of England -59 3 £550 +12.82% 4
East Midlands -36 2 £613 +92.31% 1
North East - 2 £625 - 3
MuleSoft
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 168 (40.19%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (37.56%) Azure
3 119 (28.47%) Java
4 118 (28.23%) DevOps
4 118 (28.23%) Microservices
5 112 (26.79%) AWS
6 105 (25.12%) Social Skills
7 96 (22.97%) Salesforce.com
8 94 (22.49%) Kubernetes
9 88 (21.05%) SQL
10 81 (19.38%) Oracle
11 76 (18.18%) Python
12 69 (16.51%) Finance
13 61 (14.59%) SDLC
14 56 (13.40%) C#
15 55 (13.16%) REST
15 55 (13.16%) Serverless
16 54 (12.92%) MongoDB
17 53 (12.68%) Middleware
18 52 (12.44%) Jenkins
19 51 (12.20%) Azure Functions
20 49 (11.72%) Banking
21 48 (11.48%) CRM
22 47 (11.24%) JavaScript
22 47 (11.24%) API Development
22 47 (11.24%) Azure Logic Apps
23 46 (11.00%) Test Automation
24 45 (10.77%) Software Engineering
25 43 (10.29%) Docker
25 43 (10.29%) Cloud Native

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 41 (9.81%) BizTalk Server
2 29 (6.94%) Anypoint
3 24 (5.74%) Mule
4 17 (4.07%) WebSphere
5 16 (3.83%) Tomcat
6 14 (3.35%) Confluence
7 12 (2.87%) WebLogic
8 9 (2.15%) Mule ESB
9 8 (1.91%) Appian
9 8 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (1.67%) Apache Spark
10 7 (1.67%) Oracle Application Server
11 6 (1.44%) Apache Pig
11 6 (1.44%) CMS
12 5 (1.20%) SharePoint
13 4 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 4 (0.96%) Camunda
13 4 (0.96%) Headless CMS
13 4 (0.96%) Red Hat Fuse
14 3 (0.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (0.96%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (2.63%) Magento
2 11 (2.63%) SAP S/4HANA
3 7 (1.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 6 (1.44%) Payment Gateway
4 6 (1.44%) SAP CRM
4 6 (1.44%) SAP Hybris
4 6 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.96%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.96%) Remedy AR System
5 4 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.72%) Primavera
6 3 (0.72%) SAP PS
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.48%) Workday HCM
8 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.24%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 157 (37.56%) Azure
2 112 (26.79%) AWS
3 55 (13.16%) Serverless
4 51 (12.20%) Azure Functions
5 47 (11.24%) Azure Logic Apps
6 39 (9.33%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 39 (9.33%) Azure Storage
7 37 (8.85%) GitHub
8 35 (8.37%) AWS Lambda
9 30 (7.18%) SaaS
10 27 (6.46%) iPaaS
11 26 (6.22%) Apigee
12 25 (5.98%) GCP
13 22 (5.26%) Kong
14 17 (4.07%) PaaS
15 16 (3.83%) Boomi
16 15 (3.59%) Azure Service Bus
16 15 (3.59%) Power Platform
16 15 (3.59%) Salesforce Service Cloud
17 12 (2.87%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.11%) HTTP
2 4 (0.96%) Firewall
2 4 (0.96%) FTP
2 4 (0.96%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.72%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.24%) Broadband
4 1 (0.24%) Cisco ICM
4 1 (0.24%) DNS
4 1 (0.24%) FCoE
4 1 (0.24%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.24%) Internet
4 1 (0.24%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.24%) LAN
4 1 (0.24%) Multicast
4 1 (0.24%) NAS
4 1 (0.24%) PBX
4 1 (0.24%) SAN
4 1 (0.24%) SSL
4 1 (0.24%) VoIP
4 1 (0.24%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (12.92%) MongoDB
2 39 (9.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 18 (4.31%) Data Lake
4 15 (3.59%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.11%) NoSQL
6 11 (2.63%) RDBMS
7 10 (2.39%) Big Data
7 10 (2.39%) Power BI
8 9 (2.15%) Parquet
8 9 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (1.67%) Cloud Spanner
9 7 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.67%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.67%) SQL Server
10 6 (1.44%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (1.44%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.44%) Cloudant
10 6 (1.44%) Metadata
10 6 (1.44%) SAP HANA
11 5 (1.20%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 52 (12.44%) Jenkins
2 29 (6.94%) Maven
3 25 (5.98%) Git (software)
4 23 (5.50%) JIRA
5 21 (5.02%) Postman
6 20 (4.78%) Sonatype Nexus
7 17 (4.07%) PowerDesigner
8 16 (3.83%) Cypress.io
9 12 (2.87%) Cucumber
9 12 (2.87%) GitLab
9 12 (2.87%) Selenium
10 8 (1.91%) Gradle
10 8 (1.91%) JUnit
10 8 (1.91%) SonarQube
11 7 (1.67%) REST Assured
11 7 (1.67%) Visual Studio Code
12 6 (1.44%) JMeter
12 6 (1.44%) TestCafe
13 5 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 105 (25.12%) Social Skills
2 69 (16.51%) Finance
3 49 (11.72%) Banking
4 28 (6.70%) Retail
5 26 (6.22%) Presentation Skills
6 19 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (3.59%) Front Office
8 14 (3.35%) Telecoms
9 13 (3.11%) Marketing
9 13 (3.11%) Public Sector
10 10 (2.39%) Legal
11 9 (2.15%) Financial Institution
12 6 (1.44%) Investment Banking
12 6 (1.44%) Manufacturing
12 6 (1.44%) Retail Banking
13 5 (1.20%) Influencing Skills
14 4 (0.96%) Back Office
14 4 (0.96%) Documentation Skills
14 4 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 151 (36.12%) Architect
2 99 (23.68%) Developer
3 62 (14.83%) Solutions Architect
4 34 (8.13%) Integration Architect
5 29 (6.94%) DevOps Engineer
6 28 (6.70%) Azure Architect
7 26 (6.22%) MuleSoft Developer
8 25 (5.98%) Azure Developer
9 22 (5.26%) MuleSoft Architect
10 19 (4.55%) C# Developer
10 19 (4.55%) Data Architect
10 19 (4.55%) Energy Trading Developer
11 17 (4.07%) Salesforce Architect
12 16 (3.83%) Senior Developer
13 15 (3.59%) Designer
14 14 (3.35%) Java Developer
14 14 (3.35%) Project Manager
15 13 (3.11%) Technical Leader
16 12 (2.87%) Consultant
17 11 (2.63%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (13.16%) REST
2 53 (12.68%) Middleware
3 40 (9.57%) .NET
4 38 (9.09%) Spring
5 36 (8.61%) RESTful
5 36 (8.61%) SOAP
6 35 (8.37%) Kafka
7 34 (8.13%) Web Services
8 29 (6.94%) .NET Core
9 28 (6.70%) XML
10 27 (6.46%) JSON
10 27 (6.46%) Spring Boot
11 21 (5.02%) OAuth
12 20 (4.78%) Swagger
13 19 (4.55%) RAML
14 17 (4.07%) Node.js
15 13 (3.11%) J2EE
15 13 (3.11%) JMS
16 12 (2.87%) Apache Camel
16 12 (2.87%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.29%) Cloud Native
2 32 (7.66%) Legacy Systems
3 19 (4.55%) Legacy Applications
4 18 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (3.11%) User Experience
5 13 (3.11%) Virtual Team
6 12 (2.87%) Reference Data
7 11 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
7 11 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (2.39%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (1.91%) Hedge funds
10 5 (1.20%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.20%) Renewable Energy
11 4 (0.96%) CMDB
12 3 (0.72%) Clustering
12 3 (0.72%) DataPower
12 3 (0.72%) FMCG
12 3 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.72%) Legacy Code
12 3 (0.72%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 37 (8.85%) Windows
2 35 (8.37%) Linux
3 7 (1.67%) Unix
4 4 (0.96%) VMS
5 3 (0.72%) Debian
5 3 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.72%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.24%) Solaris
6 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (40.19%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (28.23%) DevOps
2 118 (28.23%) Microservices
3 61 (14.59%) SDLC
4 48 (11.48%) CRM
5 47 (11.24%) API Development
6 46 (11.00%) Test Automation
7 45 (10.77%) Software Engineering
8 41 (9.81%) Full Stack Development
9 39 (9.33%) Analytics
10 36 (8.61%) Scrum
10 36 (8.61%) Stakeholder Management
11 35 (8.37%) Data Modelling
12 34 (8.13%) Data Engineering
13 33 (7.89%) Data Development
14 30 (7.18%) Continuous Improvement
14 30 (7.18%) E-Commerce
15 26 (6.22%) Problem-Solving
16 22 (5.26%) API Integration
17 21 (5.02%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 119 (28.47%) Java
2 88 (21.05%) SQL
3 76 (18.18%) Python
4 56 (13.40%) C#
5 47 (11.24%) JavaScript
6 42 (10.05%) PL/SQL
7 41 (9.81%) T-SQL
8 40 (9.57%) Go
9 36 (8.61%) C++
10 20 (4.78%) PHP
11 19 (4.55%) Groovy
12 15 (3.59%) Java 8
12 15 (3.59%) PowerShell
12 15 (3.59%) Shell Script
13 11 (2.63%) Apex Code
13 11 (2.63%) TypeScript
14 9 (2.15%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.91%) VB
16 6 (1.44%) C
16 6 (1.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (5.50%) Degree
2 12 (2.87%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.67%) Master's Degree
4 6 (1.44%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.96%) AWS Certification
5 4 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.24%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.11%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.15%) GDPR
3 5 (1.20%) QA
4 2 (0.48%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 20022
5 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.24%) SOC 2
System Software
1 43 (10.29%) Docker
2 17 (4.07%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.91%) OpenAM
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.24%) KVM
6 1 (0.24%) NFS
6 1 (0.24%) OpenDJ
6 1 (0.24%) OpenIDM
6 1 (0.24%) SRDF
6 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 94 (22.49%) Kubernetes
2 40 (9.57%) Ansible
3 18 (4.31%) Puppet
3 18 (4.31%) Terraform
4 14 (3.35%) Kibana
5 12 (2.87%) CloudHub
6 8 (1.91%) Argo
6 8 (1.91%) Grafana
6 8 (1.91%) Prometheus
7 7 (1.67%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (1.20%) Salt
9 3 (0.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.72%) Packer
10 1 (0.24%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 96 (22.97%) Salesforce.com
2 81 (19.38%) Oracle
3 37 (8.85%) SAP
4 35 (8.37%) Microsoft
5 26 (6.22%) Informatica
6 23 (5.50%) Google
7 22 (5.26%) Splunk
8 21 (5.02%) Databricks
9 17 (4.07%) BiZZdesign
10 14 (3.35%) Dell
11 13 (3.11%) hybris
12 12 (2.87%) TIBCO
13 10 (2.39%) AppDynamics
13 10 (2.39%) IBM
14 9 (2.15%) Atlassian
14 9 (2.15%) Guidewire
15 8 (1.91%) Cloudera
15 8 (1.91%) webMethods
15 8 (1.91%) Workday
16 7 (1.67%) Talend