Period
to 17 July 2019

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 17 July 2019 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
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 62 -
Rank change year-on-year -15 - +74
Contract jobs citing Mule 6 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.65% 0.95% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.23% 5.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Sheffield median daily rate £494 £406 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.54% - -
South Yorkshire median daily rate £494 £406 -
% change year-on-year +21.54% - -
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 142 124 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 15.47% 16.76% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 73 52
Sheffield median daily rate £420 £425 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% -2.30% -13.00%
10th Percentile £193 £301 £269
90th Percentile £558 £506 £650
South Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £413 £413
% change year-on-year -0.61% - -13.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 1
Sheffield median hourly rate £26.21 £21.33 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.90% +77.71% -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.92 £21.33 £12.00
% change year-on-year +16.83% +77.71% -46.67%

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 17 July 2019, 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) RESTful
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) MuleSoft
2 4 (66.67%) CloudHub
2 4 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (66.67%) Anypoint
2 4 (66.67%) Deployment Automation
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) IBM Transformation Extender
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 2 (33.33%) Node.js
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Hazelcast
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) Ansible
3 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) Python

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 4 (66.67%) Anypoint
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (33.33%) IBM Transformation Extender
2 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) MuleSoft Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) RESTful
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) Node.js
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Deployment Automation
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 4 (66.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
2 2 (33.33%) Remediation Plan
2 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) CloudHub
2 2 (33.33%) Ansible
2 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) MuleSoft
2 2 (33.33%) IBM