The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Mule skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mule over the 3 months to 28 March 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.

Mule
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 91 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 -  
Contract jobs citing Mule 5 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.49% 0.48% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.89% 2.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £525 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £394 £413
% change year-on-year +10.47% -4.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Mule is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 173 248 235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 17.06% 17.17% 19.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 156 150
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Median hourly rate £19.00 £10.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.00% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

Mule
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Mule as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Mule in Leeds

Mule
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mule in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mule in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mule 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Mule.

1 28 (73.68%) MuleSoft
2 22 (57.89%) Mule ESB
3 19 (50.00%) Java
4 15 (39.47%) SOA
5 12 (31.58%) Middleware
5 12 (31.58%) SOAP
6 11 (28.95%) E-Commerce
6 11 (28.95%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (23.68%) EAI
7 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (21.05%) TDD
8 8 (21.05%) SDLC
9 7 (18.42%) REST
9 7 (18.42%) Finance
10 6 (15.79%) B2B
10 6 (15.79%) JMS
10 6 (15.79%) Web Services
10 6 (15.79%) J2EE
10 6 (15.79%) EJB
10 6 (15.79%) Servlets
10 6 (15.79%) API Development
10 6 (15.79%) RAML
11 5 (13.16%) RESTful
11 5 (13.16%) .NET
11 5 (13.16%) Spring
11 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (10.53%) QA
12 4 (10.53%) Xcode
12 4 (10.53%) Banking
12 4 (10.53%) Android

Mule
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 22 (57.89%) Mule ESB
2 1 (2.63%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
1 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 4 (10.53%) Xcode
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) Integration Developer
2 8 (21.05%) MuleSoft Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Android Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Applications Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (5.26%) iOS Android Developer
4 2 (5.26%) iOS Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Agile Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) Middleware
1 12 (31.58%) SOAP
2 7 (18.42%) REST
3 6 (15.79%) EJB
3 6 (15.79%) J2EE
3 6 (15.79%) JMS
3 6 (15.79%) RAML
3 6 (15.79%) Servlets
3 6 (15.79%) Web Services
4 5 (13.16%) .NET
4 5 (13.16%) RESTful
4 5 (13.16%) Spring
5 4 (10.53%) Node.js
5 4 (10.53%) Spring Boot
5 4 (10.53%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.26%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Android
1 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) SOA
2 11 (28.95%) E-Commerce
3 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) EAI
4 8 (21.05%) SDLC
4 8 (21.05%) TDD
5 6 (15.79%) API Development
5 6 (15.79%) B2B
6 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.53%) Pattern Recognition
8 3 (7.89%) ATDD
8 3 (7.89%) BDD
8 3 (7.89%) DevOps
8 3 (7.89%) Scrum
8 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Android Development
9 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (5.26%) iOS Development
9 2 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (5.26%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (10.53%) Apple Swift
3 1 (2.63%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (73.68%) MuleSoft
2 4 (10.53%) Splunk
2 4 (10.53%) Tealium