Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 825 833 853
Rank change year-on-year +8 +20 +46
Contract jobs citing Anypoint 63 26 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.061% 0.026% 0.045%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.37% 0.16% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 14 21
UK median daily rate £550 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -7.89% -5.00%
10th Percentile £397 £375 £369
90th Percentile £637 £564 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £400 £496
% change year-on-year +31.25% -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 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 17,210 16,596 19,946
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.75% 16.80% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,262 10,761 13,168
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £255
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 429 421 499
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £12.23 £11.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.25 £48.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £20.89
% change year-on-year +2.50% -4.26% +4.45%

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 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Anypoint in the UK

Anypoint
Top 9 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 21 September 2018. 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 -5 58 £550 +25.71% 7
UK excluding London +12 37 £525 +31.25% 6
London -4 24 £575 +12.20% 1
Yorkshire 0 20 £550 +37.50% 1
North of England -11 20 £550 +37.50% 1
South East - 10 £413 - 2
South West - 3 £500 -
Wales - 3 £575 -
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 55 (87.30%) MuleSoft
2 32 (50.79%) Java
3 24 (38.10%) Mule
4 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (31.75%) SOAP
6 17 (26.98%) Microservices
7 16 (25.40%) Apigee
8 14 (22.22%) Retail
8 14 (22.22%) REST
9 13 (20.63%) Scrum
10 12 (19.05%) IBM
10 12 (19.05%) Dell
11 11 (17.46%) XML
11 11 (17.46%) Maven
11 11 (17.46%) Boomi
12 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (15.87%) DevOps
12 10 (15.87%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (15.87%) JSON
12 10 (15.87%) Jenkins
12 10 (15.87%) Oracle
12 10 (15.87%) TIBCO
13 9 (14.29%) Software AG
13 9 (14.29%) Informatica
13 9 (14.29%) GitHub
13 9 (14.29%) Splunk
13 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (14.29%) Waterfall
13 9 (14.29%) Java SE
13 9 (14.29%) Java EE

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 24 (38.10%) Mule
2 6 (9.52%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (7.94%) Mule ESB
4 3 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (4.76%) Confluence
5 1 (1.59%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (1.59%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.46%) Boomi
2 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (14.29%) GitHub
3 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (7.94%) PaaS
5 1 (1.59%) Firebase
5 1 (1.59%) IaaS
5 1 (1.59%) iPaaS
5 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) HTTP
2 2 (3.17%) SSL
3 1 (1.59%) Firewall
3 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
1 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.59%) Redis
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Maven
2 10 (15.87%) Jenkins
3 8 (12.70%) Selenium
4 7 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 6 (9.52%) Cucumber
6 5 (7.94%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (4.76%) JIRA
8 1 (1.59%) Android Studio
8 1 (1.59%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.59%) fastlane
8 1 (1.59%) git-flow
8 1 (1.59%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.59%) JMeter
8 1 (1.59%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.59%) Xcode
General
1 14 (22.22%) Retail
2 4 (6.35%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Back Office
4 2 (3.17%) Finance
4 2 (3.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (47.62%) Developer
2 21 (33.33%) MuleSoft Developer
3 19 (30.16%) Architect
4 10 (15.87%) MuleSoft Architect
5 8 (12.70%) Integration Developer
5 8 (12.70%) Senior Developer
6 7 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Cloud Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Integration Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Integration Specialist
9 3 (4.76%) Integration Architect
9 3 (4.76%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Software Integration Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.76%) Technical Leader
10 2 (3.17%) Consultant
10 2 (3.17%) Programmer
10 2 (3.17%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.17%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.75%) SOAP
2 14 (22.22%) REST
3 11 (17.46%) XML
4 10 (15.87%) JSON
5 9 (14.29%) Java EE
5 9 (14.29%) Java SE
5 9 (14.29%) Spring
6 8 (12.70%) Spring Boot
7 6 (9.52%) Web Services
8 5 (7.94%) JDBC
9 4 (6.35%) SAML
10 3 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
10 3 (4.76%) JMS
10 3 (4.76%) Middleware
10 3 (4.76%) OAuth
10 3 (4.76%) RESTful
11 2 (3.17%) J2EE
11 2 (3.17%) RAML
11 2 (3.17%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (15.87%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.17%) Cloud Native
2 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.59%) PKI
3 1 (1.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.59%) Android
1 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.98%) Microservices
3 13 (20.63%) Scrum
4 10 (15.87%) DevOps
5 9 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 8 (12.70%) SOA
7 6 (9.52%) API Design
7 6 (9.52%) Deployment Automation
7 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
7 6 (9.52%) TDD
8 5 (7.94%) API Development
8 5 (7.94%) Workflow
9 4 (6.35%) Data Modelling
9 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.35%) Manual Testing
9 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.35%) SDLC
9 4 (6.35%) Service Design
9 4 (6.35%) Validation
9 4 (6.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.79%) Java
2 8 (12.70%) Groovy
3 6 (9.52%) C#
4 3 (4.76%) C++
4 3 (4.76%) SQL
5 2 (3.17%) C
5 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.59%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.59%) Java 8
6 1 (1.59%) Python
6 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) PSD2
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Docker
2 1 (1.59%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) Ansible
2 2 (3.17%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.59%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.59%) CloudHub
3 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.59%) PingFederate
3 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 55 (87.30%) MuleSoft
2 16 (25.40%) Apigee
3 12 (19.05%) Dell
3 12 (19.05%) IBM
4 10 (15.87%) Oracle
4 10 (15.87%) TIBCO
5 9 (14.29%) Informatica
5 9 (14.29%) Software AG
5 9 (14.29%) Splunk
6 6 (9.52%) AppDynamics
7 4 (6.35%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (6.35%) SAP
8 2 (3.17%) Mashery
8 2 (3.17%) Perforce
8 2 (3.17%) SnapLogic
9 1 (1.59%) CA
9 1 (1.59%) ForgeRock
9 1 (1.59%) Jitterbit
9 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.59%) New Relic