Period
to 28 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Anypoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Anypoint over the 6 months to 28 February 2020 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.

MuleSoft Anypoint Platform
UK
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 677 787 874
Rank change year-on-year +110 +87 -45
Contract jobs citing Anypoint 41 99 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.061% 0.10% 0.025%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.42% 0.62% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 78 14
UK median daily rate £575 £550 £523
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +5.26% -12.92%
10th Percentile £426 £425 £402
90th Percentile £768 £602 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £575 £550
% change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% +29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Anypoint is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 9,684 16,027 16,504
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.34% 16.21% 16.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,160 10,388 11,002
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £257 £280 £263
90th Percentile £638 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 333 372
UK median hourly rate £21.25 £19.65 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.17% +5.05% -1.58%
10th Percentile £11.61 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.00 £48.70 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.09 £17.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year +9.09% -1.41% -6.58%

Anypoint
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Anypoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Anypoint in the UK

Anypoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Anypoint in the UK

Anypoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Anypoint over the 6 months to 28 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Anypoint in the UK

Anypoint
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Anypoint within the UK over the 6 months to 28 February 2020. 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
England +96 38 £575 +4.55% 7
UK excluding London +71 21 £500 -13.04% 5
London +106 19 £600 +9.09% 3
North of England +61 9 £450 -10.89% 3
Yorkshire +52 6 £475 -6.40% 3
East of England +32 5 £650 -
North West +30 3 £450 -10.00%
South West +23 3 £500 -
South East +79 2 £850 +83.78% 1
Scotland - 2 £500 - 1

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Anypoint 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 with a requirement for Anypoint.

1 41 (100.00%) MuleSoft
2 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (46.34%) Finance
4 16 (39.02%) Java
5 13 (31.71%) SDLC
6 12 (29.27%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (26.83%) Scrum
7 11 (26.83%) Mule
7 11 (26.83%) Test Automation
7 11 (26.83%) Azure
8 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
8 10 (24.39%) TDD
9 9 (21.95%) ERP
9 9 (21.95%) Analytics
9 9 (21.95%) Ansible
10 8 (19.51%) DevOps
10 8 (19.51%) Microservices
10 8 (19.51%) CRM
10 8 (19.51%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (19.51%) Force.com
11 7 (17.07%) Marketing
11 7 (17.07%) SOA
11 7 (17.07%) SOAP
11 7 (17.07%) API Design
12 6 (14.63%) REST
12 6 (14.63%) Business Analytics
12 6 (14.63%) MySQL
12 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence

Anypoint
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 11 (26.83%) Mule
2 5 (12.20%) Confluence
3 3 (7.32%) Mule ESB
4 2 (4.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (4.88%) IIS
4 2 (4.88%) Mattermost
5 1 (2.44%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) Azure
2 8 (19.51%) Force.com
3 6 (14.63%) AWS
3 6 (14.63%) SaaS
4 3 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (7.32%) GCP
5 2 (4.88%) Azure Stack
5 2 (4.88%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (4.88%) GitHub
6 1 (2.44%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (2.44%) Apigee
6 1 (2.44%) Boomi
6 1 (2.44%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (14.63%) MySQL
2 2 (4.88%) Big Data
2 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.20%) JIRA
2 5 (12.20%) Maven
3 4 (9.76%) JUnit
4 3 (7.32%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.32%) Gradle
4 3 (7.32%) SoapUI
5 2 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.88%) Rational Team Concert
5 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.44%) SonarQube
General
1 19 (46.34%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Marketing
3 6 (14.63%) Banking
4 4 (9.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (4.88%) Back Office
5 2 (4.88%) Retail
6 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.44%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Architect
2 13 (31.71%) Developer
3 9 (21.95%) MuleSoft Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (9.76%) MuleSoft Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Software Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Integration Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Storage Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Access Developer
7 2 (4.88%) IAM Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Identity Management Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Salesforce Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Salesforce Solution Architect
7 2 (4.88%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) SOAP
2 6 (14.63%) REST
3 4 (9.76%) JavaBeans
3 4 (9.76%) RAML
3 4 (9.76%) Spring Boot
3 4 (9.76%) Web Services
4 3 (7.32%) .NET
4 3 (7.32%) J2EE
4 3 (7.32%) JSON
4 3 (7.32%) WSDL
4 3 (7.32%) XML
5 2 (4.88%) Apache CXF
5 2 (4.88%) JMS
5 2 (4.88%) Middleware
5 2 (4.88%) OAuth
5 2 (4.88%) OAuth2
5 2 (4.88%) OpenID
5 2 (4.88%) UDDI
5 2 (4.88%) XSD
5 2 (4.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.88%) Smart Meter
2 2 (4.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) SDLC
3 11 (26.83%) Scrum
3 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (26.83%) Test Automation
4 10 (24.39%) TDD
5 9 (21.95%) Analytics
5 9 (21.95%) ERP
6 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (19.51%) CRM
6 8 (19.51%) DevOps
6 8 (19.51%) Microservices
7 7 (17.07%) API Design
7 7 (17.07%) SOA
8 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (14.63%) Data Visualisation
8 6 (14.63%) ITSM
8 6 (14.63%) Service Management
8 6 (14.63%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (14.63%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) Java
2 4 (9.76%) C#
2 4 (9.76%) Go
2 4 (9.76%) Python
3 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.88%) SQL
4 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) PSD2
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) Ansible
2 3 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.32%) Puppet
3 2 (4.88%) Terraform
4 1 (2.44%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 41 (100.00%) MuleSoft
2 8 (19.51%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (14.63%) Cisco
3 6 (14.63%) EMC
4 5 (12.20%) SnapLogic
5 3 (7.32%) Adobe
5 3 (7.32%) Dell
5 3 (7.32%) Google
5 3 (7.32%) NetApp
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle
5 3 (7.32%) VMware
6 2 (4.88%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.88%) IBM
6 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.44%) SAP
7 1 (2.44%) Talend