Period
to 21 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Mule skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mule over the 6 months to 21 July 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.

Mule
England > London
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 524 518 498
Rank change year-on-year -6 -20 -32
Contract jobs citing Mule 68 125 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.05% 1.55% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 101 67
London median daily rate £575 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.52% +0.96%
10th Percentile £465 £463 £456
90th Percentile £700 £700 £638
England median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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

All Application Platform Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 6,495 8,050 7,531
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.93% 17.31% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,462 5,714 5,247
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £644
England median daily rate £475 £450 £447
% change year-on-year +5.56% +0.67% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 102 86
London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.38 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.96% +11.04% +1.32%
10th Percentile £15.42 £13.75 £12.88
90th Percentile £53.13 £57.13 £54.38
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £19.97
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.65% -0.15%

Mule
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Mule as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Mule in London

Mule
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mule in London

Mule
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mule in London over the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mule in London

Mule
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mule within the London region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Central London +13 6 £588 -6.00% 5
South London +33 5 £550 -24.14%
East London +6 4 £525 +2.44%
West London +25 2 - -
Mule
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Mule 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 London region with a requirement for Mule.

1 44 (64.71%) MuleSoft
2 30 (44.12%) Java
3 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (30.88%) Jenkins
4 21 (30.88%) DevOps
5 19 (27.94%) Anypoint
5 19 (27.94%) Banking
5 19 (27.94%) Git (software)
6 18 (26.47%) Spring
6 18 (26.47%) Finance
7 17 (25.00%) SQL
7 17 (25.00%) REST
7 17 (25.00%) Microservices
8 16 (23.53%) SOAP
8 16 (23.53%) SOA
9 15 (22.06%) Test Automation
10 14 (20.59%) JSON
10 14 (20.59%) JIRA
10 14 (20.59%) XML
10 14 (20.59%) Apache Camel
10 14 (20.59%) Sonatype Nexus
11 13 (19.12%) MongoDB
12 12 (17.65%) Groovy
12 12 (17.65%) Web Services
12 12 (17.65%) Workflow
12 12 (17.65%) Validation
12 12 (17.65%) Scorecard
12 12 (17.65%) Workflow Development
12 12 (17.65%) Data Governance
13 11 (16.18%) Mule ESB

Mule
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 19 (27.94%) Anypoint
2 11 (16.18%) Mule ESB
3 5 (7.35%) Apache
4 3 (4.41%) Confluence
4 3 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (4.41%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.88%) PaaS
3 3 (4.41%) Boomi
3 3 (4.41%) iPaaS
3 3 (4.41%) OpenShift
3 3 (4.41%) SaaS
4 2 (2.94%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (2.94%) Apigee
4 2 (2.94%) IaaS
5 1 (1.47%) GitHub
5 1 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) HTTP
1 1 (1.47%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.12%) MongoDB
2 8 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 8 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (30.88%) Jenkins
2 19 (27.94%) Git (software)
3 14 (20.59%) JIRA
3 14 (20.59%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (10.29%) Maven
4 7 (10.29%) SonarQube
5 3 (4.41%) Artifactory
5 3 (4.41%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.41%) JUnit
6 2 (2.94%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.94%) IntelliJ
6 2 (2.94%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (27.94%) Banking
2 18 (26.47%) Finance
3 5 (7.35%) Front Office
3 5 (7.35%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.88%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.41%) Electronics
5 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.41%) Marketing
5 3 (4.41%) Retail
5 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.94%) German Language
6 2 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (66.18%) Developer
2 29 (42.65%) MuleSoft Developer
3 13 (19.12%) Java Developer
4 11 (16.18%) Integration Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Consultant
6 6 (8.82%) Architect
6 6 (8.82%) Designer
7 4 (5.88%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.94%) Data Consultant
9 2 (2.94%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Governance Consultant
9 2 (2.94%) Integration Architect
9 2 (2.94%) Integration Consultant
9 2 (2.94%) Integration Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) MuleSoft Architect
9 2 (2.94%) Technical Architect
9 2 (2.94%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.47%) Spring
2 17 (25.00%) REST
3 16 (23.53%) SOAP
4 14 (20.59%) Apache Camel
4 14 (20.59%) JSON
4 14 (20.59%) XML
5 12 (17.65%) Web Services
6 10 (14.71%) RAML
6 10 (14.71%) RESTful
7 8 (11.76%) Java EE
7 8 (11.76%) Middleware
7 8 (11.76%) Spring Integration
8 7 (10.29%) AngularJS
8 7 (10.29%) J2EE
8 7 (10.29%) Kafka
8 7 (10.29%) Node.js
8 7 (10.29%) React
9 6 (8.82%) JMS
10 5 (7.35%) JTS
10 5 (7.35%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.41%) Cloud Native
2 2 (2.94%) Digital Media
2 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (2.94%) PKI
2 2 (2.94%) User Experience
3 1 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.47%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Linux
2 6 (8.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.88%) DevOps
3 17 (25.00%) Microservices
4 16 (23.53%) SOA
5 15 (22.06%) Test Automation
6 12 (17.65%) Data Governance
6 12 (17.65%) Scorecard
6 12 (17.65%) Validation
6 12 (17.65%) Workflow
6 12 (17.65%) Workflow Development
7 11 (16.18%) API Development
8 9 (13.24%) API Design
8 9 (13.24%) Open Source
9 7 (10.29%) Deployment Automation
9 7 (10.29%) Mentoring
9 7 (10.29%) SDLC
10 5 (7.35%) BDD
10 5 (7.35%) Code Coverage
10 5 (7.35%) TDD
11 4 (5.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.12%) Java
2 17 (25.00%) SQL
3 12 (17.65%) Groovy
4 6 (8.82%) Go
4 6 (8.82%) Java 8
4 6 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.82%) Python
5 1 (1.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) CloudHub
2 1 (1.47%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 44 (64.71%) MuleSoft
2 9 (13.24%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (10.29%) SAP
4 6 (8.82%) Oracle
5 5 (7.35%) WSO2
6 3 (4.41%) ForgeRock
6 3 (4.41%) IBM
7 2 (2.94%) Dell
7 2 (2.94%) Talend
8 1 (1.47%) Informatica
8 1 (1.47%) Microsoft