Period
to 21 January 2018

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 January 2018 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 541 506 524
Rank change year-on-year -35 +18 +28
Contract jobs citing Mule 94 86 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.19% 1.05% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 62 45
London median daily rate £513 £458 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.02% -10.73% +13.89%
10th Percentile £450 £400 £350
90th Percentile £638 £631 £650
England median daily rate £513 £475 £470
% change year-on-year +7.89% +1.06% +8.99%
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 7,893 8,210 7,666
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.23% 19.79% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,693 5,661 5,226
London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £256
90th Percentile £644 £625 £613
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 106 105
London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.62 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.82% -17.23% +20.32%
10th Percentile £12.58 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £53.13 £52.50
England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +11.11%

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 January 2018.

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 January 2018. 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 -12 17 £625 +2.04% 2
West London -24 5 £525 +31.25% 2
East London -11 4 £513 +20.59% 4
Mule
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 89 (94.68%) Java
2 59 (62.77%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (46.81%) Mule ESB
4 37 (39.36%) Spring
5 33 (35.11%) TDD
6 32 (34.04%) Banking
6 32 (34.04%) MuleSoft
7 30 (31.91%) DevOps
8 29 (30.85%) Finance
9 26 (27.66%) SOAP
10 25 (26.60%) MVC
10 25 (26.60%) Maven
10 25 (26.60%) Amazon AWS
10 25 (26.60%) Jenkins
11 24 (25.53%) Scrum
12 23 (24.47%) Web Services
12 23 (24.47%) Relational Database
13 21 (22.34%) Spring Boot
13 21 (22.34%) Microsoft Azure
14 20 (21.28%) XML
14 20 (21.28%) Linux
14 20 (21.28%) Hibernate
15 19 (20.21%) Gradle
15 19 (20.21%) RESTful
16 18 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (19.15%) Docker
16 18 (19.15%) Microservices
17 17 (18.09%) Scala
18 16 (17.02%) JIRA
18 16 (17.02%) Confluence

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 44 (46.81%) Mule ESB
2 16 (17.02%) Confluence
3 15 (15.96%) Cloud Foundry
4 13 (13.83%) Apache
5 12 (12.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (8.51%) Apache Solr
7 7 (7.45%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (5.32%) Tomcat
9 4 (4.26%) CMS
9 4 (4.26%) SharePoint
10 3 (3.19%) Anypoint
10 3 (3.19%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (3.19%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (2.13%) EPiServer
12 1 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (1.06%) IIS
12 1 (1.06%) JBoss
12 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
12 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (26.60%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (22.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.51%) Amazon S3
3 8 (8.51%) PaaS
4 7 (7.45%) IaaS
5 6 (6.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (6.38%) npm
6 5 (5.32%) Force.com
6 5 (5.32%) GitHub
7 2 (2.13%) Boomi
8 1 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.06%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (1.06%) Serverless
8 1 (1.06%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) FTP
1 6 (6.38%) SMTP
1 6 (6.38%) SSL
2 1 (1.06%) AMQP
2 1 (1.06%) DHCP
2 1 (1.06%) DNS
2 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.47%) Relational Database
2 13 (13.83%) MongoDB
3 9 (9.57%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.32%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (5.32%) Hadoop
4 5 (5.32%) Hazelcast
5 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.13%) Endeca
6 2 (2.13%) Redis
6 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.06%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (1.06%) MySQL
7 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (26.60%) Jenkins
1 25 (26.60%) Maven
2 19 (20.21%) Gradle
3 16 (17.02%) JIRA
4 11 (11.70%) Git (software)
5 9 (9.57%) JUnit
6 7 (7.45%) SonarQube
7 6 (6.38%) Artifactory
7 6 (6.38%) Bower
7 6 (6.38%) Grunt
7 6 (6.38%) gulp
8 4 (4.26%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (3.19%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.19%) Selenium
10 2 (2.13%) Bitbucket
10 2 (2.13%) Eclipse
10 2 (2.13%) JMeter
10 2 (2.13%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.06%) Subversion
11 1 (1.06%) Toad
General
1 32 (34.04%) Banking
2 29 (30.85%) Finance
3 11 (11.70%) Investment Banking
4 9 (9.57%) Electronics
4 9 (9.57%) Manufacturing
4 9 (9.57%) Marketing
4 9 (9.57%) Telecoms
5 8 (8.51%) Retail
6 4 (4.26%) Front Office
7 1 (1.06%) Advertising
7 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (51.06%) Developer
2 26 (27.66%) Java Developer
3 14 (14.89%) Senior Developer
4 13 (13.83%) Architect
4 13 (13.83%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (10.64%) Java Engineer
6 9 (9.57%) MuleSoft Developer
6 9 (9.57%) Software Engineer
7 8 (8.51%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (7.45%) Java Architect
8 7 (7.45%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) AWS DevOps
9 5 (5.32%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) AWS Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) Integration Developer
9 5 (5.32%) Technical Architect
10 4 (4.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 4 (4.26%) Senior Delivery Manager
10 4 (4.26%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (39.36%) Spring
2 26 (27.66%) SOAP
3 23 (24.47%) Web Services
4 21 (22.34%) Spring Boot
5 20 (21.28%) Hibernate
5 20 (21.28%) XML
6 19 (20.21%) RESTful
7 14 (14.89%) AngularJS
7 14 (14.89%) Java EE
8 13 (13.83%) J2EE
8 13 (13.83%) JSON
8 13 (13.83%) JSP
8 13 (13.83%) Middleware
8 13 (13.83%) REST
9 10 (10.64%) Apache Camel
9 10 (10.64%) XSLT
10 9 (9.57%) ActiveMQ
10 9 (9.57%) HTML
10 9 (9.57%) HTML5
10 9 (9.57%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.57%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.38%) User Experience
4 5 (5.32%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (5.32%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.32%) Virtual Team
5 3 (3.19%) PKI
6 2 (2.13%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.06%) Fintech
7 1 (1.06%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.06%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.28%) Linux
2 14 (14.89%) Unix
3 2 (2.13%) Android
3 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.13%) Windows
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (62.77%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (35.11%) TDD
3 30 (31.91%) DevOps
4 25 (26.60%) MVC
5 24 (25.53%) Scrum
6 18 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (19.15%) Microservices
7 16 (17.02%) SOA
8 14 (14.89%) BDD
9 13 (13.83%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (12.77%) Build Automation
10 12 (12.77%) Software Engineering
11 10 (10.64%) E-Commerce
12 9 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (9.57%) Digital Marketing
12 9 (9.57%) Open Source
12 9 (9.57%) Programme Management
13 8 (8.51%) CRM
13 8 (8.51%) Kanban
14 7 (7.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 89 (94.68%) Java
2 17 (18.09%) Scala
3 14 (14.89%) Bash Shell
4 9 (9.57%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.51%) Perl
6 7 (7.45%) Python
7 6 (6.38%) Apex Code
7 6 (6.38%) Ruby
8 4 (4.26%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.19%) C#
10 2 (2.13%) Groovy
10 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.13%) SQL
11 1 (1.06%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.06%) ES6
11 1 (1.06%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.06%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.06%) SOQL
11 1 (1.06%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) QA
System Software
1 18 (19.15%) Docker
2 5 (5.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (12.77%) Ansible
2 8 (8.51%) Kubernetes
3 6 (6.38%) Icinga
3 6 (6.38%) Nagios
3 6 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.38%) Puppet
3 6 (6.38%) Terraform
4 5 (5.32%) Rancher
5 4 (4.26%) MOM
6 3 (3.19%) CA Single Sign-On
6 3 (3.19%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 32 (34.04%) MuleSoft
2 16 (17.02%) Splunk
3 15 (15.96%) AppDynamics
4 13 (13.83%) New Relic
5 11 (11.70%) Adobe
6 9 (9.57%) SAP
7 7 (7.45%) Microsoft
7 7 (7.45%) TIBCO
8 6 (6.38%) Informatica
8 6 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (5.32%) Oracle
10 4 (4.26%) IBM
11 3 (3.19%) ATG
11 3 (3.19%) BEA
11 3 (3.19%) Sitecore
12 2 (2.13%) Apigee
12 2 (2.13%) CA
12 2 (2.13%) Dell
13 1 (1.06%) Jitterbit
13 1 (1.06%) SnapLogic