Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 2017 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
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 565 517 772
Rank change year-on-year -48 +255 +72
Contract jobs citing MuleSoft 290 367 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.38% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 0.85% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 229 75
England median daily rate £525 £525 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.70% -15.75%
10th Percentile £400 £413 £365
90th Percentile £676 £675 £700
UK median daily rate £530 £525 £513
% change year-on-year +0.95% +2.44% -24.91%
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 40072 43036 44563
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.44% 45.10% 43.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 25347 26606 26731
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £241 £249 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1300 1544 1891
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71% +4.67%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.44 £45.00 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71% +5.15%

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 16 December 2017.

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 16 December 2017. 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 -119 150 £525 - 21
South East +11 40 £450 -2.70% 2
North of England +23 39 £475 -9.52%
Midlands +12 30 £575 +17.35% 2
West Midlands +20 29 £575 +16.16% 2
Yorkshire -24 24 £500 -4.76%
South West +20 21 £450 -7.69% 3
North West +21 14 £450 -
East of England -3 9 £585 +14.15%
North East +68 1 £475 -
East Midlands -5 1 - -
MuleSoft
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MuleSoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for MuleSoft.

1 144 (49.66%) Java
2 139 (47.93%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (28.62%) SOA
4 73 (25.17%) XML
5 69 (23.79%) SOAP
6 68 (23.45%) Microservices
7 63 (21.72%) Spring
8 59 (20.34%) Finance
8 59 (20.34%) Linux
9 57 (19.66%) DevOps
9 57 (19.66%) Git (software)
10 54 (18.62%) Jenkins
11 53 (18.28%) Middleware
11 53 (18.28%) Scrum
12 52 (17.93%) Mule
13 49 (16.90%) Web Services
14 45 (15.52%) Unix
14 45 (15.52%) Banking
15 43 (14.83%) XSLT
16 42 (14.48%) Maven
17 40 (13.79%) JavaScript
17 40 (13.79%) WSO2
18 38 (13.10%) Amazon AWS
19 37 (12.76%) Continuous Integration
19 37 (12.76%) REST
20 36 (12.41%) Spring Boot
21 35 (12.07%) TDD
22 34 (11.72%) JSON
23 33 (11.38%) QA
23 33 (11.38%) Subversion

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 52 (17.93%) Mule
2 32 (11.03%) Mule ESB
3 24 (8.28%) Cloud Foundry
4 18 (6.21%) Anypoint
5 16 (5.52%) Apache
6 14 (4.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 13 (4.48%) Confluence
7 13 (4.48%) WebSphere
8 12 (4.14%) JBoss
9 11 (3.79%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (2.76%) SAS
11 7 (2.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 6 (2.07%) SharePoint
12 6 (2.07%) WebLogic
12 6 (2.07%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (1.72%) Tomcat
14 4 (1.38%) AquaLogic
14 4 (1.38%) Oracle Service Bus
15 3 (1.03%) Apache Solr
16 2 (0.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.76%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.34%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.34%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 38 (13.10%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (7.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (7.59%) Boomi
4 19 (6.55%) PaaS
5 18 (6.21%) GitHub
6 14 (4.83%) SaaS
7 9 (3.10%) IaaS
7 9 (3.10%) iPaaS
8 8 (2.76%) Amazon S3
9 5 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (1.38%) npm
10 4 (1.38%) OpenShift
10 4 (1.38%) SuccessFactors
11 3 (1.03%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (1.03%) Google Analytics
11 3 (1.03%) Google Checkout
11 3 (1.03%) Heroku
12 1 (0.34%) CloudBees
12 1 (0.34%) FinancialForce
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.52%) SMS
2 11 (3.79%) HTTP
3 10 (3.45%) SSL
4 6 (2.07%) FTP
5 4 (1.38%) AMQP
5 4 (1.38%) SMTP
6 2 (0.69%) Converged Networks
6 2 (0.69%) Internet
6 2 (0.69%) LAN
6 2 (0.69%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.69%) WAN
7 1 (0.34%) DHCP
7 1 (0.34%) DNS
7 1 (0.34%) Firewall
7 1 (0.34%) Intranet
7 1 (0.34%) MQTT
7 1 (0.34%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.34%) RIP
7 1 (0.34%) SSH
7 1 (0.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.55%) MongoDB
2 16 (5.52%) SQL Server
3 15 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (2.76%) Amazon Redshift
6 7 (2.41%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 7 (2.41%) Power BI
6 7 (2.41%) SAS EBI
7 6 (2.07%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.07%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.38%) Big Data
9 4 (1.38%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (1.38%) Data Lake
9 4 (1.38%) DB2
9 4 (1.38%) HDInsight
9 4 (1.38%) Redis
10 3 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.03%) Endeca
10 3 (1.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 57 (19.66%) Git (software)
2 54 (18.62%) Jenkins
3 42 (14.48%) Maven
4 33 (11.38%) Subversion
5 27 (9.31%) JIRA
6 18 (6.21%) JUnit
7 15 (5.17%) Cucumber
8 13 (4.48%) SoapUI
9 12 (4.14%) Ant
9 12 (4.14%) Selenium
10 8 (2.76%) Mockito
11 7 (2.41%) Gradle
11 7 (2.41%) SonarQube
12 6 (2.07%) ClearCase
12 6 (2.07%) Talend Open Studio
13 5 (1.72%) Hudson
13 5 (1.72%) JMeter
13 5 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
13 5 (1.72%) Spock
13 5 (1.72%) TeamCity
General
1 59 (20.34%) Finance
2 45 (15.52%) Banking
3 7 (2.41%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.07%) Retail
5 3 (1.03%) Billing
5 3 (1.03%) Games
6 2 (0.69%) Advertising
6 2 (0.69%) Local Government
6 2 (0.69%) Marketing
6 2 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.34%) Automotive
7 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.34%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 159 (54.83%) Developer
2 78 (26.90%) MuleSoft Developer
3 70 (24.14%) Architect
4 49 (16.90%) Java Developer
5 36 (12.41%) Integration Developer
6 21 (7.24%) Senior Developer
7 20 (6.90%) Integration Architect
8 15 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (4.14%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (3.79%) Analyst
11 10 (3.45%) MuleSoft Architect
12 9 (3.10%) Applications Architect
12 9 (3.10%) Designer
13 8 (2.76%) Cloud Architect
13 8 (2.76%) Integration Specialist
13 8 (2.76%) Technical Architect
14 7 (2.41%) Lead Architect
14 7 (2.41%) Operations Engineer
14 7 (2.41%) Senior Java Developer
14 7 (2.41%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (25.17%) XML
2 69 (23.79%) SOAP
3 63 (21.72%) Spring
4 53 (18.28%) Middleware
5 49 (16.90%) Web Services
6 43 (14.83%) XSLT
7 37 (12.76%) REST
8 36 (12.41%) Spring Boot
9 34 (11.72%) JSON
10 27 (9.31%) HTML
11 26 (8.97%) J2EE
12 23 (7.93%) RESTful
13 21 (7.24%) HTML5
14 17 (5.86%) Node.js
15 16 (5.52%) JSP
15 16 (5.52%) OAuth
15 16 (5.52%) Spring MVC
15 16 (5.52%) Swagger
15 16 (5.52%) WSDL
16 15 (5.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.97%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.76%) User Experience
4 7 (2.41%) Client/Server
4 7 (2.41%) N-Tier
5 6 (2.07%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.38%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.38%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.38%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.38%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (1.38%) Video\Live Streaming
7 3 (1.03%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.03%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.69%) Life Science
8 2 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.69%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.69%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.69%) Replication
9 1 (0.34%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 59 (20.34%) Linux
2 45 (15.52%) Unix
3 20 (6.90%) Mac OS X
4 10 (3.45%) Windows
5 4 (1.38%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.03%) Debian
7 2 (0.69%) AIX
7 2 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.69%) Solaris
7 2 (0.69%) SUSE
7 2 (0.69%) zOS
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (47.93%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (28.62%) SOA
3 68 (23.45%) Microservices
4 57 (19.66%) DevOps
5 53 (18.28%) Scrum
6 37 (12.76%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (12.07%) TDD
8 25 (8.62%) MVC
9 24 (8.28%) Data Modelling
9 24 (8.28%) Document Management
10 23 (7.93%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (7.24%) API Development
12 20 (6.90%) Open Source
13 16 (5.52%) ETL
13 16 (5.52%) SDLC
14 15 (5.17%) Kanban
15 14 (4.83%) BDD
15 14 (4.83%) OO
16 13 (4.48%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 13 (4.48%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 144 (49.66%) Java
2 40 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 32 (11.03%) SQL
4 11 (3.79%) C#
5 9 (3.10%) Bash Shell
5 9 (3.10%) Python
6 7 (2.41%) Perl
6 7 (2.41%) Ruby
6 7 (2.41%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.72%) Korn
7 5 (1.72%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.38%) ABAP
9 3 (1.03%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.03%) Scala
10 2 (0.69%) Groovy
10 2 (0.69%) Pig Latin
10 2 (0.69%) XPath
11 1 (0.34%) GraphQL
11 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.34%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (3.10%) Degree
2 7 (2.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.03%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.69%) ISEB
4 2 (0.69%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.34%) CFA
5 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (11.38%) QA
2 2 (0.69%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.34%) HL7
3 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (6.21%) Docker
2 3 (1.03%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.69%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (4.83%) Puppet
2 13 (4.48%) Ansible
3 10 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (2.76%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.03%) Kibana
5 3 (1.03%) logstash
6 2 (0.69%) CloudHub
7 1 (0.34%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.34%) Salt
7 1 (0.34%) Terraform
7 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 40 (13.79%) WSO2
2 29 (10.00%) Oracle
3 25 (8.62%) IBM
4 23 (7.93%) Salesforce.com
5 21 (7.24%) Informatica
6 20 (6.90%) SAP
7 17 (5.86%) Apigee
7 17 (5.86%) Microsoft
8 15 (5.17%) SnapLogic
9 14 (4.83%) Tableau
10 13 (4.48%) AppDynamics
10 13 (4.48%) Splunk
11 10 (3.45%) Dell
11 10 (3.45%) New Relic
12 8 (2.76%) Red Hat
13 7 (2.41%) Adobe
13 7 (2.41%) hybris
14 6 (2.07%) ServiceNow
14 6 (2.07%) Talend
14 6 (2.07%) TIBCO