Period
to 27 February 2020

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 27 February 2020 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
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 459 484 527
Rank change year-on-year +25 +43 -4
Contract jobs citing Mule 23 132 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.082% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.55% 1.80% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 102 94
London median daily rate £500 £575 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +10.58% +11.83%
10th Percentile £430 £475 £450
90th Percentile £669 £700 £634
England median daily rate £525 £550 £513
% change year-on-year -4.55% +7.32% +7.89%
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 4,192 7,335 8,016
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.89% 16.67% 17.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,903 5,197 5,813
London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £288 £306 £300
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £463 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 62 87
London median hourly rate £26.74 £25.06 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.73% +22.22% +7.89%
10th Percentile £15.25 £16.03 £12.80
90th Percentile £49.59 £47.80 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.50 £19.65 £19.00
% change year-on-year +4.35% +3.39% -2.56%

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 27 February 2020.

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 27 February 2020. 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 +55 4 £495 -17.50% 3
West London +39 1 £575 - 1
South London +23 1 £513 -6.82%
Mule
England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, 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 18 (78.26%) MuleSoft
2 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) Finance
3 12 (52.17%) Java
4 9 (39.13%) Middleware
5 8 (34.78%) Banking
5 8 (34.78%) SQL
6 7 (30.43%) SOAP
6 7 (30.43%) Integration Testing
6 7 (30.43%) REST
7 6 (26.09%) Mobile Banking
7 6 (26.09%) JBehave
7 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
7 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
7 6 (26.09%) Web Services
7 6 (26.09%) JUnit
7 6 (26.09%) Digital Banking
8 5 (21.74%) Anypoint
8 5 (21.74%) XML
8 5 (21.74%) WSDL
8 5 (21.74%) Spring
8 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Mule ESB
9 4 (17.39%) Apache Camel
9 4 (17.39%) DevOps
9 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (13.04%) Apache CXF
10 3 (13.04%) Azure
10 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
10 3 (13.04%) Relational Database

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 5 (21.74%) Anypoint
1 5 (21.74%) Mule ESB
2 2 (8.70%) Confluence
2 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Boomi
3 1 (4.35%) iPaaS
3 1 (4.35%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) Data Lake
3 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Power BI
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
1 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
1 6 (26.09%) JBehave
1 6 (26.09%) JUnit
2 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.70%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) SonarQube
3 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.35%) GitLab
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Front Office
4 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) MuleSoft Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Integration Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Data Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Designer
4 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) IT Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Java Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) Middleware
2 7 (30.43%) REST
2 7 (30.43%) SOAP
3 6 (26.09%) Web Services
4 5 (21.74%) Spring
4 5 (21.74%) WSDL
4 5 (21.74%) XML
5 4 (17.39%) Apache Camel
6 3 (13.04%) .NET
6 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
6 3 (13.04%) Apache CXF
6 3 (13.04%) J2EE
6 3 (13.04%) JMS
6 3 (13.04%) JSON
6 3 (13.04%) XSLT
7 2 (8.70%) JSON Schema
7 2 (8.70%) UDDI
7 2 (8.70%) XML Schema
7 2 (8.70%) XSD
8 1 (4.35%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) FMCG
2 1 (4.35%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Integration Testing
3 6 (26.09%) Digital Banking
4 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
5 4 (17.39%) DevOps
5 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) Content Enrichment
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (8.70%) Microservices
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (8.70%) SOA
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.70%) TDD
7 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Go
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Kibana
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) MuleSoft
2 3 (13.04%) Dell
3 2 (8.70%) Atlassian
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Talend
3 2 (8.70%) TIBCO
3 2 (8.70%) webMethods
3 2 (8.70%) WSO2
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) EMC
4 1 (4.35%) Murex
4 1 (4.35%) NetApp
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Workday