Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 544 499 518
Rank change year-on-year -45 +19 +66
Contract jobs citing Mule 82 120 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.03% 1.35% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 84 63
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £475 £400 £350
90th Percentile £638 £621 £623
England median daily rate £525 £500 £435
% change year-on-year +5.00% +14.94% -5.95%
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 7947 8910 8535
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.07% 19.70% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5661 6167 5778
London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £250
90th Percentile £638 £620 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 109 121
London median hourly rate £20.71 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.03% -10.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £12.35 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £56.87 £43.00
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +6.35%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +1 16 £625 +13.64% 1
West London -3 4 £538 +7.50% 3
East London - 4 £513 - 1
Mule
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 London region with a requirement for Mule.

1 79 (96.34%) Java
2 43 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (47.56%) Spring
4 34 (41.46%) TDD
5 30 (36.59%) Mule ESB
6 27 (32.93%) Scrum
7 26 (31.71%) Banking
8 24 (29.27%) Finance
9 23 (28.05%) AngularJS
10 21 (25.61%) Apache Camel
11 20 (24.39%) SOAP
11 20 (24.39%) Web Services
12 18 (21.95%) J2EE
13 17 (20.73%) Unix
13 17 (20.73%) Linux
13 17 (20.73%) Middleware
13 17 (20.73%) Relational Database
14 16 (19.51%) BDD
14 16 (19.51%) Hibernate
14 16 (19.51%) MuleSoft
15 15 (18.29%) RESTful
16 14 (17.07%) MVC
17 13 (15.85%) Business Intelligence
18 12 (14.63%) JTS
18 12 (14.63%) JMS
18 12 (14.63%) SAP
18 12 (14.63%) Electronics
18 12 (14.63%) Telecoms
18 12 (14.63%) Manufacturing
18 12 (14.63%) JTA

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 30 (36.59%) Mule ESB
2 10 (12.20%) Confluence
3 8 (9.76%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (8.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 6 (7.32%) Apache
6 5 (6.10%) JBoss
7 4 (4.88%) WebSphere
8 3 (3.66%) Anypoint
8 3 (3.66%) Apache Solr
8 3 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (3.66%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.44%) GemFire
9 2 (2.44%) MQSeries
9 2 (2.44%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (1.22%) Apache Pig
10 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.22%) CMS
10 1 (1.22%) IIS
10 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.63%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.10%) Force.com
2 5 (6.10%) GitHub
2 5 (6.10%) PaaS
3 2 (2.44%) Boomi
3 2 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.44%) CloudBees
3 2 (2.44%) IaaS
3 2 (2.44%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.22%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) Network Security
2 1 (1.22%) AMQP
2 1 (1.22%) DHCP
2 1 (1.22%) DNS
2 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.73%) Relational Database
2 11 (13.41%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.88%) MySQL
5 3 (3.66%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.44%) DataStax
6 2 (2.44%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.44%) Redis
7 1 (1.22%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.22%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.22%) HBase
7 1 (1.22%) Power BI
7 1 (1.22%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 12 (14.63%) Jenkins
2 11 (13.41%) Maven
3 10 (12.20%) JIRA
4 8 (9.76%) Git (software)
4 8 (9.76%) JUnit
5 5 (6.10%) Cucumber
5 5 (6.10%) Gradle
5 5 (6.10%) Selenium
6 4 (4.88%) jMock
6 4 (4.88%) Subversion
7 3 (3.66%) SonarQube
8 2 (2.44%) Appium
8 2 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.44%) Calabash
8 2 (2.44%) Capybara
8 2 (2.44%) Hudson
8 2 (2.44%) JMeter
8 2 (2.44%) Mocha
8 2 (2.44%) QUnit
8 2 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (31.71%) Banking
2 24 (29.27%) Finance
3 12 (14.63%) Electronics
3 12 (14.63%) Manufacturing
3 12 (14.63%) Marketing
3 12 (14.63%) Telecoms
4 11 (13.41%) Front Office
4 11 (13.41%) Investment Banking
5 5 (6.10%) Retail
6 2 (2.44%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (63.41%) Developer
2 32 (39.02%) Java Developer
3 14 (17.07%) Senior Developer
4 12 (14.63%) Integration Developer
5 11 (13.41%) Architect
6 5 (6.10%) Java Architect
6 5 (6.10%) Java Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (4.88%) MuleSoft Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Senior Delivery Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Senior Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Technical Leader
8 3 (3.66%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) E-Commerce Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Functional Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Java Middleware Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (47.56%) Spring
2 23 (28.05%) AngularJS
3 21 (25.61%) Apache Camel
4 20 (24.39%) SOAP
4 20 (24.39%) Web Services
5 18 (21.95%) J2EE
6 17 (20.73%) Middleware
7 16 (19.51%) Hibernate
8 15 (18.29%) RESTful
9 12 (14.63%) JMS
9 12 (14.63%) JTA
9 12 (14.63%) JTS
9 12 (14.63%) Spring Integration
10 11 (13.41%) HTML
10 11 (13.41%) HTML5
10 11 (13.41%) Spring Boot
11 10 (12.20%) REST
11 10 (12.20%) XML
12 9 (10.98%) Java EE
12 9 (10.98%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (8.54%) Mobile App
2 7 (8.54%) User Experience
3 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.10%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.66%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (2.44%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.22%) Fintech
7 1 (1.22%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.22%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.73%) Linux
1 17 (20.73%) Unix
2 5 (6.10%) Windows
3 4 (4.88%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.66%) Android
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (41.46%) TDD
3 27 (32.93%) Scrum
4 16 (19.51%) BDD
5 14 (17.07%) MVC
6 13 (15.85%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (14.63%) Digital Marketing
7 12 (14.63%) Programme Management
8 11 (13.41%) DevOps
8 11 (13.41%) Microservices
8 11 (13.41%) Open Source
9 8 (9.76%) E-Commerce
10 7 (8.54%) Kanban
10 7 (8.54%) SOA
11 6 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (7.32%) OO
11 6 (7.32%) Software Engineering
12 5 (6.10%) Build Automation
12 5 (6.10%) CRM
12 5 (6.10%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 79 (96.34%) Java
2 10 (12.20%) Scala
3 9 (10.98%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.32%) PL/SQL
4 6 (7.32%) SQL
5 5 (6.10%) Apex Code
6 4 (4.88%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.88%) Perl
7 3 (3.66%) Groovy
8 1 (1.22%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.22%) Kotlin
8 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.44%) CISA
1 2 (2.44%) CISM
1 2 (2.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) FedRAMP
2 2 (2.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.22%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (9.76%) Docker
2 2 (2.44%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.22%) HDFS
3 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (7.32%) MOM
2 2 (2.44%) Kibana
2 2 (2.44%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.44%) logstash
3 1 (1.22%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 16 (19.51%) MuleSoft
2 12 (14.63%) SAP
3 7 (8.54%) Adobe
4 6 (7.32%) Oracle
4 6 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (7.32%) TIBCO
5 5 (6.10%) Informatica
5 5 (6.10%) Splunk
5 5 (6.10%) Sybase
6 4 (4.88%) AppDynamics
6 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.66%) New Relic
8 2 (2.44%) Cloudera
8 2 (2.44%) Dell
8 2 (2.44%) IBM
8 2 (2.44%) Telerik
8 2 (2.44%) Xamarin
9 1 (1.22%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.22%) Demandware
9 1 (1.22%) Tableau