Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 190 206
Rank change year-on-year +16 +16 0
Contract jobs citing Mule 23 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.41% 0.33% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.67% 1.80% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 11
South West median daily rate £441 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.77% - +46.67%
10th Percentile £378 £340 £369
90th Percentile £548 £624 £625
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
South West 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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 861 1057 1156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.32% 18.20% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 740 798
South West median daily rate £385 £361 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.57% -2.36% -1.33%
10th Percentile £220 £213 £200
90th Percentile £538 £519 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 29 52
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £39.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.81% -26.94% +105.32%
10th Percentile £14.35 £12.00 £12.29
90th Percentile £54.95 £42.50 £46.35
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 the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Mule in the South West

Mule
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mule in the South West

Mule
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mule in the South West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mule in the South West

Mule
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Bristol -12 10 £395 -29.78% 2
Gloucestershire +20 9 £519 +15.28% 3
Somerset - 4 £448 -
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 South West region with a requirement for Mule.

1 22 (95.65%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) Spring
2 12 (52.17%) Mule ESB
3 11 (47.83%) Jenkins
3 11 (47.83%) Git (software)
4 10 (43.48%) REST
5 8 (34.78%) jQuery
5 8 (34.78%) Maven
5 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
5 8 (34.78%) J2EE
5 8 (34.78%) HTML
5 8 (34.78%) DevOps
6 7 (30.43%) MuleSoft
6 7 (30.43%) SOAP
7 6 (26.09%) SAP
7 6 (26.09%) ERP
7 6 (26.09%) Middleware
7 6 (26.09%) SAP PI
7 6 (26.09%) Apache Camel
8 5 (21.74%) User Stories
8 5 (21.74%) GitHub
8 5 (21.74%) Bitbucket
8 5 (21.74%) Gradle
8 5 (21.74%) API Development
8 5 (21.74%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
8 5 (21.74%) hybris
8 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
8 5 (21.74%) TeamCity
8 5 (21.74%) Cobertura

Mule
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 12 (52.17%) Mule ESB
2 3 (13.04%) Alfresco
2 3 (13.04%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) SMS
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Git (software)
1 11 (47.83%) Jenkins
2 8 (34.78%) Maven
3 5 (21.74%) Ant
3 5 (21.74%) Bitbucket
3 5 (21.74%) Cobertura
3 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
3 5 (21.74%) Gradle
3 5 (21.74%) Selenium
3 5 (21.74%) TeamCity
4 3 (13.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
4 3 (13.04%) Gerrit
4 3 (13.04%) JUnit
4 3 (13.04%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (21.74%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) MuleSoft Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (13.04%) DevOps Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Hybris Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Java Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Java Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) Spring
2 10 (43.48%) REST
3 8 (34.78%) HTML
3 8 (34.78%) J2EE
3 8 (34.78%) jQuery
4 7 (30.43%) SOAP
5 6 (26.09%) Apache Camel
5 6 (26.09%) Middleware
5 6 (26.09%) SAP PI
6 5 (21.74%) CSS
7 3 (13.04%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (13.04%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (13.04%) Spring Boot
7 3 (13.04%) Web Services
8 2 (8.70%) Spring MVC
9 1 (4.35%) Spring Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) CentOS
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
1 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (13.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) DevOps
2 6 (26.09%) ERP
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) API Development
3 5 (21.74%) B2C
3 5 (21.74%) Continuous Deployment
3 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
3 5 (21.74%) TDD
3 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
3 5 (21.74%) User Stories
3 5 (21.74%) Web Development
4 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (13.04%) Service Management
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) Groovy
3 3 (13.04%) Perl
3 3 (13.04%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (13.04%) Puppet
3 1 (4.35%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) MuleSoft
2 6 (26.09%) SAP
3 5 (21.74%) hybris
4 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
4 3 (13.04%) Talend