Period
to 20 August 2017

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 20 August 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.

MuleSoft Anypoint Platform
UK
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 819 872 883
Rank change year-on-year +53 +11 -38
Contract jobs citing Anypoint 32 41 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.038% 0.003%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.20% 0.21% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 1
UK median daily rate £475 £496 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.15% +27.89% -3.13%
10th Percentile £375 £356 £369
90th Percentile £575 £705 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £496 £388
% change year-on-year -19.38% +28.04% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 16122 19890 20153
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.86% 18.34% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10433 13083 12449
UK median daily rate £435 £420 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 405 493 695
UK median hourly rate £19.63 £20.39 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +1.95% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £44.95 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.30 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -6.92% +3.65% +14.29%

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 20 August 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Anypoint in the UK

Anypoint
Top 8 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 20 August 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
England +54 32 £475 -4.15% 8
London +11 19 £513 +7.89% 5
UK excluding London +71 13 £400 -19.38% 3
North of England +60 7 £400 -20.00% 1
Yorkshire +30 6 £400 -38.46%
South East - 4 £550 -
East of England - 2 £425 -
North West +38 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 20 August 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Anypoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Anypoint.

1 32 (100.00%) MuleSoft
2 24 (75.00%) Java
3 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (62.50%) Mule
5 17 (53.13%) Mule ESB
6 14 (43.75%) Spring
7 13 (40.63%) Microservices
8 11 (34.38%) DevOps
8 11 (34.38%) TDD
8 11 (34.38%) XML
9 9 (28.13%) REST
10 8 (25.00%) GitHub
10 8 (25.00%) API Development
10 8 (25.00%) JSON
10 8 (25.00%) RESTful
11 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (21.88%) Java EE
11 7 (21.88%) Confluence
11 7 (21.88%) Cucumber
11 7 (21.88%) JIRA
11 7 (21.88%) Selenium
11 7 (21.88%) Scrum
11 7 (21.88%) Banking
11 7 (21.88%) JMeter
11 7 (21.88%) Spring Boot
11 7 (21.88%) AppDynamics
11 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
11 7 (21.88%) Cloud Foundry
11 7 (21.88%) New Relic

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 20 (62.50%) Mule
2 17 (53.13%) Mule ESB
3 7 (21.88%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (21.88%) Confluence
4 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.13%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (3.13%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) GitHub
2 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (18.75%) PaaS
4 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) MongoDB
1 7 (21.88%) Redis
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Cucumber
1 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
1 7 (21.88%) JIRA
1 7 (21.88%) JMeter
1 7 (21.88%) Selenium
2 5 (15.63%) Maven
3 4 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 7 (21.88%) Banking
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 4 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) MuleSoft Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Integration Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Platform Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Java Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Cloud Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Data Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Database Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Integration Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) MuleSoft Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Platform Support Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) Spring
2 11 (34.38%) XML
3 9 (28.13%) REST
4 8 (25.00%) JSON
4 8 (25.00%) RESTful
5 7 (21.88%) Java EE
5 7 (21.88%) Node.js
5 7 (21.88%) Spring Boot
6 6 (18.75%) RAML
7 5 (15.63%) HATEOAS
7 5 (15.63%) Web Services
8 4 (12.50%) J2EE
9 3 (9.38%) React
9 3 (9.38%) SOAP
10 2 (6.25%) Spring Cloud
11 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
11 1 (3.13%) JMS
11 1 (3.13%) OAuth
11 1 (3.13%) SAML
11 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
1 4 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) Microservices
3 11 (34.38%) DevOps
3 11 (34.38%) TDD
4 8 (25.00%) API Development
5 7 (21.88%) Scrum
6 6 (18.75%) ATDD
6 6 (18.75%) BDD
6 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (12.50%) Data Architecture
7 4 (12.50%) Programme Delivery
8 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.25%) Open Source
10 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
10 1 (3.13%) EAI
10 1 (3.13%) OO
10 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) MuleSoft
2 7 (21.88%) AppDynamics
2 7 (21.88%) New Relic
2 7 (21.88%) Splunk
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) Sun
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft