Period
to 31 July 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 335 336 447
Rank change year-on-year +1 +111 +115
Contract jobs citing MuleSoft 424 197 442
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.74% 0.61% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 1.80% 1.42% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 126 283
10th Percentile £413 £416 £388
25th Percentile £475 £463 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £533 £550
Median % change year-on-year +3.29% -3.18% +5.26%
75th Percentile £638 £662 £613
90th Percentile £676 £738 £650
UK median daily rate £550 £538 £550
% change year-on-year +2.33% -2.27% +4.76%

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 23,520 13,915 34,965
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 40.86% 43.10% 41.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,416 9,088 22,313
10th Percentile £283 £256 £253
25th Percentile £400 £364 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £463
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
75th Percentile £600 £575 £563
90th Percentile £694 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £454
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.63% +0.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 745 466 1,177
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.82 £11.06
25th Percentile £13.25 £14.25 £13.25
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.50
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +8.11% +5.71%
75th Percentile £41.32 £36.00 £37.50
90th Percentile £57.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -5.00% +8.11% +5.71%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -2 290 £563 - 51
North of England -44 37 £525 +16.67% 12
South East -30 35 £569 -5.21% 2
South West +6 25 £538 -23.21% 3
North West -36 20 £528 +30.25% 7
Midlands -40 14 £545 +36.25% 4
Yorkshire -34 11 £527 +17.11% 5
West Midlands -32 9 £425 +6.25% 3
North East - 6 £450 -
East Midlands -13 5 £550 - 1
East of England -24 1 £550 +12.82% 1
MuleSoft
UK

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 159 (37.50%) Azure
2 157 (37.03%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (30.42%) Java
4 114 (26.89%) AWS
5 113 (26.65%) Microservices
6 110 (25.94%) Salesforce.com
7 108 (25.47%) DevOps
8 83 (19.58%) Social Skills
9 79 (18.63%) Python
10 78 (18.40%) Kubernetes
11 77 (18.16%) SQL
12 74 (17.45%) SDLC
13 72 (16.98%) Oracle
14 69 (16.27%) Serverless
15 63 (14.86%) Jenkins
16 57 (13.44%) Azure Functions
17 56 (13.21%) MongoDB
18 52 (12.26%) Azure Logic Apps
19 51 (12.03%) Cloud Native
20 50 (11.79%) REST
21 49 (11.56%) BizTalk Server
22 48 (11.32%) Web Services
22 48 (11.32%) Full Stack Development
23 47 (11.08%) T-SQL
24 46 (10.85%) Middleware
24 46 (10.85%) Banking
24 46 (10.85%) Test Automation
24 46 (10.85%) AWS Lambda
25 45 (10.61%) Azure Storage
25 45 (10.61%) Azure Cosmos DB

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 (11.56%) BizTalk Server
2 36 (8.49%) Mule
3 30 (7.08%) Anypoint
4 20 (4.72%) WebSphere
5 16 (3.77%) Tomcat
6 14 (3.30%) Mule ESB
7 10 (2.36%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.42%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (1.18%) Apache Pig
9 5 (1.18%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.18%) CMS
9 5 (1.18%) Confluence
9 5 (1.18%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.71%) Apache
11 3 (0.71%) Headless CMS
11 3 (0.71%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.71%) Red Hat Fuse
12 2 (0.47%) Camunda
Applications
1 6 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (1.42%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.47%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (4.25%) Magento
2 13 (3.07%) SAP Hybris
3 9 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (1.89%) Payment Gateway
5 5 (1.18%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.94%) Remedy AR System
6 4 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.94%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.94%) Workday HCM
7 3 (0.71%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.71%) SAP S/4HANA
8 2 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.24%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 159 (37.50%) Azure
2 114 (26.89%) AWS
3 69 (16.27%) Serverless
4 57 (13.44%) Azure Functions
5 52 (12.26%) Azure Logic Apps
6 46 (10.85%) AWS Lambda
7 45 (10.61%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 45 (10.61%) Azure Storage
8 34 (8.02%) GitHub
9 31 (7.31%) Apigee
10 24 (5.66%) iPaaS
11 21 (4.95%) PaaS
12 19 (4.48%) GCP
12 19 (4.48%) SaaS
12 19 (4.48%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 14 (3.30%) Azure Data Factory
14 12 (2.83%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 12 (2.83%) Boomi
15 10 (2.36%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
16 9 (2.12%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.30%) HTTP
2 5 (1.18%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (1.18%) FCoE
2 5 (1.18%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (1.18%) iSCSI
2 5 (1.18%) Kerberos
2 5 (1.18%) LAN
2 5 (1.18%) Multicast
2 5 (1.18%) NAS
2 5 (1.18%) SAN
2 5 (1.18%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.18%) WAN
3 4 (0.94%) Firewall
3 4 (0.94%) Internet
4 2 (0.47%) DNS
5 1 (0.24%) Broadband
5 1 (0.24%) DMZ
5 1 (0.24%) PBX
5 1 (0.24%) SSL
5 1 (0.24%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (13.21%) MongoDB
2 45 (10.61%) Azure SQL Database
3 21 (4.95%) Data Lake
3 21 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (4.01%) Big Data
5 15 (3.54%) Metadata
6 11 (2.59%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.12%) NoSQL
8 8 (1.89%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.65%) Hadoop
9 7 (1.65%) SQL Server
10 6 (1.42%) HBase
11 5 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (1.18%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.18%) Power BI
12 4 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.94%) SAP HANA
13 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.47%) DTS
14 2 (0.47%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 63 (14.86%) Jenkins
2 29 (6.84%) Postman
3 24 (5.66%) Maven
4 21 (4.95%) Git (software)
5 19 (4.48%) PowerDesigner
6 18 (4.25%) Cucumber
7 15 (3.54%) Sonatype Nexus
8 12 (2.83%) kappa
9 11 (2.59%) SoapUI
10 10 (2.36%) Cypress.io
11 9 (2.12%) JIRA
11 9 (2.12%) Subversion
11 9 (2.12%) Visual Studio Code
12 8 (1.89%) REST Assured
12 8 (1.89%) Selenium
12 8 (1.89%) TestCafe
13 6 (1.42%) JMeter
13 6 (1.42%) JUnit
13 6 (1.42%) XMLSpy
14 4 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 83 (19.58%) Social Skills
2 46 (10.85%) Banking
3 44 (10.38%) Finance
4 43 (10.14%) Retail
5 15 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.54%) Marketing
5 15 (3.54%) Presentation Skills
6 8 (1.89%) Public Sector
7 7 (1.65%) Influencing Skills
7 7 (1.65%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.42%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.71%) Back Office
10 3 (0.71%) Documentation Skills
11 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.47%) Law
12 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.24%) Billing
12 1 (0.24%) Front Office
12 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 144 (33.96%) Architect
2 124 (29.25%) Developer
3 49 (11.56%) Solutions Architect
4 38 (8.96%) MuleSoft Developer
5 36 (8.49%) Azure Architect
6 33 (7.78%) Senior Developer
7 32 (7.55%) Data Architect
8 31 (7.31%) Integration Architect
9 26 (6.13%) Salesforce Architect
10 21 (4.95%) Azure Developer
10 21 (4.95%) Java Developer
11 20 (4.72%) Analyst
12 19 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
13 17 (4.01%) Project Manager
14 16 (3.77%) Technical Architect
15 15 (3.54%) Business Analyst
16 14 (3.30%) Energy Trading Developer
16 14 (3.30%) Salesforce Developer
17 12 (2.83%) C# Developer
17 12 (2.83%) MuleSoft Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (11.79%) REST
2 48 (11.32%) Web Services
3 46 (10.85%) Middleware
4 44 (10.38%) Spring
5 43 (10.14%) .NET
6 34 (8.02%) XML
7 32 (7.55%) SOAP
7 32 (7.55%) Swagger
8 31 (7.31%) RESTful
9 30 (7.08%) Spring Boot
10 28 (6.60%) .NET Core
11 23 (5.42%) JSON
12 19 (4.48%) OAuth
12 19 (4.48%) RAML
13 17 (4.01%) Node.js
14 15 (3.54%) JMS
14 15 (3.54%) XSLT
15 14 (3.30%) SAML
16 12 (2.83%) J2EE
17 10 (2.36%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.03%) Cloud Native
2 33 (7.78%) Legacy Systems
3 14 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (3.07%) Virtual Team
5 11 (2.59%) Data Protection Act
6 10 (2.36%) User Experience
7 7 (1.65%) Clustering
7 7 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (1.65%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.18%) CMDB
8 5 (1.18%) Legacy Applications
9 3 (0.71%) FMCG
9 3 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.71%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.71%) Renewable Energy
9 3 (0.71%) Social Media
9 3 (0.71%) Wiki
10 2 (0.47%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.47%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.47%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (9.20%) Windows
2 28 (6.60%) Linux
3 5 (1.18%) Solaris
3 5 (1.18%) Ubuntu
3 5 (1.18%) Unix
4 4 (0.94%) Debian
4 4 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (37.03%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (26.65%) Microservices
3 108 (25.47%) DevOps
4 74 (17.45%) SDLC
5 48 (11.32%) Full Stack Development
6 46 (10.85%) Test Automation
7 44 (10.38%) Data Modelling
7 44 (10.38%) Software Engineering
8 42 (9.91%) Scrum
9 41 (9.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 40 (9.43%) Data Development
11 39 (9.20%) Analytics
12 38 (8.96%) Data Engineering
13 35 (8.25%) SOA
14 33 (7.78%) E-Commerce
15 30 (7.08%) Migration
16 28 (6.60%) API Development
16 28 (6.60%) Continuous Improvement
17 27 (6.37%) Enterprise Architecture
18 26 (6.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 129 (30.42%) Java
2 79 (18.63%) Python
3 77 (18.16%) SQL
4 47 (11.08%) T-SQL
5 45 (10.61%) Go
5 45 (10.61%) PL/SQL
6 42 (9.91%) C#
6 42 (9.91%) C++
7 39 (9.20%) JavaScript
8 18 (4.25%) Apex Code
9 14 (3.30%) PowerShell
9 14 (3.30%) TypeScript
10 13 (3.07%) Groovy
11 11 (2.59%) Java 8
11 11 (2.59%) PHP
11 11 (2.59%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.65%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.65%) C
13 5 (1.18%) DataWeave
13 5 (1.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (4.95%) Degree
2 11 (2.59%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.42%) PMP
4 5 (1.18%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.94%) AWS Certification
5 4 (0.94%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.24%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.24%) MBA
7 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.24%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.72%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 32 (7.55%) Docker
2 20 (4.72%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.42%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.18%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.18%) KVM
4 5 (1.18%) NFS
4 5 (1.18%) SRDF
4 5 (1.18%) Xen
5 1 (0.24%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.24%) OpenDJ
5 1 (0.24%) OpenIDM
5 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 78 (18.40%) Kubernetes
2 35 (8.25%) Ansible
3 23 (5.42%) Puppet
4 16 (3.77%) CloudHub
5 9 (2.12%) Single Sign-On
6 8 (1.89%) Terraform
7 3 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (0.71%) Salt
8 1 (0.24%) Kibana
8 1 (0.24%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 110 (25.94%) Salesforce.com
2 72 (16.98%) Oracle
3 40 (9.43%) Microsoft
4 36 (8.49%) SAP
5 29 (6.84%) Google
6 25 (5.90%) hybris
7 23 (5.42%) Informatica
8 19 (4.48%) BiZZdesign
9 16 (3.77%) Databricks
10 15 (3.54%) Splunk
11 14 (3.30%) TIBCO
12 12 (2.83%) Dell
13 10 (2.36%) IBM
13 10 (2.36%) VMware
14 9 (2.12%) Workday
15 8 (1.89%) webMethods
16 6 (1.42%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
16 6 (1.42%) Sitecore
16 6 (1.42%) Sybase
16 6 (1.42%) Talend