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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 23 May 2022 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
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 507 363 419
Rank change year-on-year -144 +56 +82
Contract jobs citing Mule 70 111 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.46% 0.070%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.44% 3.28% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 94 10
10th Percentile £539 £513 £385
25th Percentile £613 £585 £475
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £660 £650 £506
Median % change year-on-year +1.54% +28.40% -15.63%
75th Percentile £670 £700 £602
90th Percentile £675 - £664
England median daily rate £635 £650 £525
% change year-on-year -2.31% +23.81% -

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 4,864 3,389 3,038
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.71% 13.96% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,432 2,413 2,089
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
25th Percentile £460 £418 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £565 £513 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.24% +2.50% -4.76%
75th Percentile £675 £613 £600
90th Percentile £775 £688 £700
England median daily rate £525 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 26 24
10th Percentile £20.78 £20.00 £15.00
25th Percentile £27.34 £21.25 £18.25
Median hourly rate £40.75 £40.25 £25.74
Median % change year-on-year +1.24% +56.37% -1.00%
75th Percentile £64.81 £57.50 £37.44
90th Percentile £75.08 £68.95 £59.25
England median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% +22.50% +14.29%

Mule
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Mule in London

Mule
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Mule in London.

Daily rate trend for Mule in London

Mule
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Mule in London over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -41 1 £550 - 1
Mule
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 60 (85.71%) Java
2 53 (75.71%) Banking
3 50 (71.43%) Spring
4 49 (70.00%) Linux
5 48 (68.57%) Middleware
6 47 (67.14%) JTS
6 47 (67.14%) Unix
6 47 (67.14%) JTA
6 47 (67.14%) Investment Banking
6 47 (67.14%) Apache Camel
6 47 (67.14%) Relational Database
6 47 (67.14%) Red Hat Fuse
7 46 (65.71%) Front Office
8 29 (41.43%) Agile
8 29 (41.43%) J2EE
8 29 (41.43%) Spring Integration
8 29 (41.43%) Social Skills
9 28 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 25 (35.71%) REST
11 24 (34.29%) Finance
12 23 (32.86%) TDD
13 21 (30.00%) JUnit
14 20 (28.57%) MySQL
14 20 (28.57%) BDD
15 19 (27.14%) Java EE
15 19 (27.14%) jMock
15 19 (27.14%) SQL Server
15 19 (27.14%) Sybase
15 19 (27.14%) Web Services
15 19 (27.14%) UML

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 47 (67.14%) Red Hat Fuse
2 19 (27.14%) JBoss
3 9 (12.86%) Anypoint
4 4 (5.71%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (4.29%) Apache
5 3 (4.29%) Mule ESB
6 2 (2.86%) Confluence
6 2 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) AWS
1 7 (10.00%) Kong
2 2 (2.86%) Azure
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.43%) Boomi
3 1 (1.43%) GitHub
3 1 (1.43%) IaaS
3 1 (1.43%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.43%) PaaS
3 1 (1.43%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (67.14%) Relational Database
2 20 (28.57%) MySQL
3 19 (27.14%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.43%) Amazon Aurora
5 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (30.00%) JUnit
2 19 (27.14%) jMock
2 19 (27.14%) Subversion
3 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.71%) JIRA
5 2 (2.86%) Log4j
5 2 (2.86%) Maven
5 2 (2.86%) Mockito
6 1 (1.43%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.43%) CocoaPods
6 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.43%) FishEye
6 1 (1.43%) Hudson
6 1 (1.43%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.43%) JMeter
6 1 (1.43%) Postman
6 1 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.43%) Xcode
General
1 53 (75.71%) Banking
2 47 (67.14%) Investment Banking
3 46 (65.71%) Front Office
4 29 (41.43%) Social Skills
5 24 (34.29%) Finance
6 2 (2.86%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (1.43%) Public Sector
7 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (71.43%) Developer
2 49 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 47 (67.14%) Integration Developer
4 28 (40.00%) Enterprise Integration Developer
5 19 (27.14%) Java Middleware Developer
5 19 (27.14%) Middleware Developer
6 5 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Java Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Integration Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Data Business Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Technical Business Analyst
9 1 (1.43%) Architect
9 1 (1.43%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.43%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (71.43%) Spring
2 48 (68.57%) Middleware
3 47 (67.14%) Apache Camel
3 47 (67.14%) JTA
3 47 (67.14%) JTS
4 29 (41.43%) J2EE
4 29 (41.43%) Spring Integration
5 25 (35.71%) REST
6 19 (27.14%) Hibernate
6 19 (27.14%) Java EE
6 19 (27.14%) JMS
6 19 (27.14%) Web Services
7 6 (8.57%) RAML
7 6 (8.57%) Spring Boot
8 4 (5.71%) OAuth
8 4 (5.71%) OAuth2
9 3 (4.29%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (4.29%) Kafka
9 3 (4.29%) Lucene
9 3 (4.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (1.43%) EPoS
2 1 (1.43%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 49 (70.00%) Linux
2 47 (67.14%) Unix
3 18 (25.71%) Windows
4 2 (2.86%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (41.43%) Agile
2 28 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 23 (32.86%) TDD
4 20 (28.57%) BDD
5 19 (27.14%) OO
5 19 (27.14%) UML
6 18 (25.71%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (11.43%) CI/CD
8 7 (10.00%) DevOps
9 5 (7.14%) Microservices
10 3 (4.29%) API Development
10 3 (4.29%) Commercial Awareness
10 3 (4.29%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (4.29%) Event-Driven
10 3 (4.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 3 (4.29%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.86%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.86%) Cybersecurity
11 2 (2.86%) Data Mapping
11 2 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 60 (85.71%) Java
2 7 (10.00%) Python
3 6 (8.57%) DataWeave
3 6 (8.57%) Groovy
4 4 (5.71%) Go
5 1 (1.43%) Apple Swift
5 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.43%) Kotlin
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) Docker
1 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) Terraform
1 4 (5.71%) vCenter Server
1 4 (5.71%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 3 (4.29%) Packer
3 2 (2.86%) Ansible
3 2 (2.86%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (2.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 19 (27.14%) Sybase
2 12 (17.14%) MuleSoft
3 5 (7.14%) Splunk
4 4 (5.71%) VMware
5 2 (2.86%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.43%) Dell
6 1 (1.43%) hybris
6 1 (1.43%) JDA
6 1 (1.43%) Murex
6 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com