Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 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 > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 370 360 384
Rank change year-on-year -10 +24 -10
Contract jobs citing Mule 8 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.048% 0.11% 0.052%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.27% 0.59% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 1
South East median daily rate £450 £360 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -31.43% +11.70%
10th Percentile £368 £355 £513
90th Percentile £570 £611 £538
England median daily rate £525 £500 £438
% change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% -6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East 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 the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2958 3053 3525
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.58% 18.36% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1764 1802 2102
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 123 114
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.04% +21.62% +13.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £57.50 £40.11
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.43
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.96% +7.92%

Mule
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Mule as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Mule in the South East

Mule
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mule in the South East

Mule
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mule in the South East over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mule in the South East

Mule
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mule within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 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
Surrey -12 4 £450 +25.00% 1
Thames Valley -8 2 £469 -
West Sussex - 2 £473 -
Berkshire +1 1 £413 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £525 -
Mule
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 South East region with a requirement for Mule.

1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (50.00%) REST
3 4 (50.00%) Apache Camel
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (50.00%) SAP
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) ERP
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) Marketing
3 4 (50.00%) Java EE
3 4 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 4 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) Electronics
3 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) SOA
5 2 (25.00%) EJB
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) JSON
5 2 (25.00%) Maven

Mule
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (25.00%) Mule ESB
1 2 (25.00%) WildFly
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (50.00%) Electronics
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Java Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Integration Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 6 (75.00%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (50.00%) Apache Camel
3 4 (50.00%) Java EE
3 4 (50.00%) REST
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (25.00%) EJB
4 2 (25.00%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 2 (25.00%) JSON Schema
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) Apache OpenJPA
5 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 1 (12.50%) J2EE
5 1 (12.50%) JPA
5 1 (12.50%) Middleware
5 1 (12.50%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (50.00%) ERP
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
1 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Search
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Microservices
3 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Apigee
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) TIBCO
2 1 (12.50%) webMethods