Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 16 October 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 - 76
Rank change year-on-year - +76 -
Contract jobs citing Mule 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.84% - 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.85% - 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Sheffield median daily rate £444 - £600
10th Percentile £384 - £575
90th Percentile £514 - £625
South Yorkshire median daily rate £444 - £600
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire 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 Sheffield with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 103 127 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 17.25% 20.16% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 67 131
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £440 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.41% -12.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £256 £269 £313
90th Percentile £536 £650 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £428 £450
% change year-on-year -1.75% -5.00% +11.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Sheffield median hourly rate £24.92 £17.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.56% -38.18% +155.81%
10th Percentile £22.42 £12.80 £26.25
90th Percentile £27.41 £22.80 £28.75
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.92 £17.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +46.56% -28.42% +13.10%

Mule
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Mule in Sheffield

Mule
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mule in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Mule.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
1 4 (80.00%) MuleSoft
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) ATDD
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) nginx
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) hybris
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD

Mule
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) MuleSoft Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) ATDD
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) API Development
3 1 (20.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) hybris
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) SAP