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 3 months to 26 April 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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 572 649 -
Rank change year-on-year +77 -  
Contract jobs citing Anypoint 28 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.011% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.35% 0.062% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 0
Median daily rate £500 £663 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.52% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 7921 9685 9849
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.04% 17.34% 17.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5130 6283 5931
Median daily rate £425 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £397 £375
% change year-on-year +0.75% +5.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 223 374
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.95 £11.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +13.04% -13.75%  

Anypoint
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Anypoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Anypoint in the UK

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Anypoint over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Anypoint in the UK

Anypoint
Top 13 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 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +73 28 £500 -24.52%
London +28 19 £500 -24.52%
South East - 4 £550 -
Hampshire - 4 £550 -
Yorkshire - 4 £400 -
Wakefield - 3 £400 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £400 -
Portsmouth - 3 - -
City of London - 2 £563 -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Havant - 1 £550 -
East of England - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 50 (100.00%) MuleSoft
2 33 (66.00%) Java
3 22 (44.00%) REST
3 22 (44.00%) Mule
4 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (40.00%) Spring
4 20 (40.00%) Oracle
4 20 (40.00%) XML
5 18 (36.00%) Web Services
6 16 (32.00%) Banking
6 16 (32.00%) DevOps
6 16 (32.00%) Microservices
7 15 (30.00%) Finance
8 13 (26.00%) IBM
8 13 (26.00%) SOA
8 13 (26.00%) Mule ESB
9 12 (24.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 12 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (22.00%) MOM
10 11 (22.00%) Oracle Fusion
10 11 (22.00%) JIRA
10 11 (22.00%) IBM Integration Bus
11 10 (20.00%) Java EE
11 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (20.00%) GitHub
11 10 (20.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
11 10 (20.00%) Tomcat
11 10 (20.00%) API Integration
11 10 (20.00%) Service Design

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 22 (44.00%) Mule
2 13 (26.00%) Mule ESB
3 12 (24.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 9 (18.00%) Cloud Foundry
6 8 (16.00%) Confluence
7 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
8 1 (2.00%) MQSeries
8 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
8 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (20.00%) GitHub
2 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (16.00%) PaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.00%) Office 365
4 1 (2.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) MongoDB
2 7 (14.00%) Redis
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.00%) Big Data
6 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) JIRA
2 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (18.00%) Maven
4 8 (16.00%) Cucumber
4 8 (16.00%) JMeter
4 8 (16.00%) Selenium
5 4 (8.00%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.00%) Subversion
8 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (32.00%) Banking
2 15 (30.00%) Finance
3 6 (12.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Advertising
4 2 (4.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) Architect
3 13 (26.00%) Integration Architect
4 11 (22.00%) Lead Architect
5 9 (18.00%) Integration Developer
6 8 (16.00%) Operations Engineer
6 8 (16.00%) Platform Engineer
7 7 (14.00%) MuleSoft Developer
8 6 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (10.00%) Java Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Digital Architect
10 2 (4.00%) MuleSoft Architect
11 1 (2.00%) Cloud Engineer
11 1 (2.00%) Database Architect
11 1 (2.00%) EAI Engineer
11 1 (2.00%) Java Consultant
11 1 (2.00%) Java Engineer
11 1 (2.00%) Java Integration Consultant
11 1 (2.00%) Senior Java Developer
11 1 (2.00%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.00%) REST
2 20 (40.00%) Spring
2 20 (40.00%) XML
3 18 (36.00%) Web Services
4 11 (22.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 11 (22.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 10 (20.00%) Java EE
6 9 (18.00%) JSON
6 9 (18.00%) Node.js
6 9 (18.00%) Spring Boot
7 6 (12.00%) RESTful
7 6 (12.00%) SOAP
8 5 (10.00%) J2EE
9 4 (8.00%) Spring Cloud
9 4 (8.00%) Spring MVC
10 3 (6.00%) Ehcache
10 3 (6.00%) HATEOAS
10 3 (6.00%) RAML
10 3 (6.00%) React
11 2 (4.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Linux
1 4 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.00%) DevOps
2 16 (32.00%) Microservices
3 13 (26.00%) SOA
4 12 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (20.00%) API Integration
5 10 (20.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 10 (20.00%) Service Design
6 9 (18.00%) TDD
7 8 (16.00%) B2B
7 8 (16.00%) B2C
8 6 (12.00%) ATDD
8 6 (12.00%) BDD
8 6 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (12.00%) Scrum
8 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.00%) Data Architecture
9 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 33 (66.00%) Java
2 5 (10.00%) SQL
3 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (8.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.00%) C#
4 1 (2.00%) Python
4 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) MOM
2 1 (2.00%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) MuleSoft
2 20 (40.00%) Oracle
3 13 (26.00%) IBM
4 8 (16.00%) AppDynamics
4 8 (16.00%) New Relic
4 8 (16.00%) Splunk
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.00%) Google
6 1 (2.00%) Informatica
6 1 (2.00%) Rackspace