Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 811 866 830
Rank change year-on-year +55 -36 +62
Contract jobs citing Anypoint 86 20 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.082% 0.020% 0.062%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.49% 0.12% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 12 36
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -2.33% +7.50%
10th Percentile £425 £403 £451
90th Percentile £600 £603 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £550 £496
% change year-on-year +4.55% +10.85% +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 17,494 16,968 19,128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.77% 16.56% 18.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,289 11,263 12,359
UK median daily rate £458 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.67% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £255
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 392 414 454
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £12.18 £11.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.73 £48.11
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.38 £20.00 £20.73
% change year-on-year +1.88% -3.52% +12.05%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +45 74 £550 +4.76% 9
London +44 45 £550 +4.76% 5
UK excluding London 0 40 £575 +4.55% 4
North of England +2 14 £575 +39.39% 2
Yorkshire +8 13 £575 +27.78% 1
Wales - 12 £575 -
South East - 9 £400 -
South West -28 5 £500 - 1
North West -15 1 £275 -26.67% 1

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 78 (90.70%) MuleSoft
2 53 (61.63%) Java
3 47 (54.65%) Mule
4 42 (48.84%) SOAP
5 41 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (45.35%) REST
7 22 (25.58%) Maven
8 21 (24.42%) Retail
8 21 (24.42%) Java EE
8 21 (24.42%) SOA
9 20 (23.26%) Spring
10 19 (22.09%) Git (software)
10 19 (22.09%) Scrum
11 17 (19.77%) XML
12 16 (18.60%) GitHub
12 16 (18.60%) Technical Leadership
13 15 (17.44%) JSON
14 14 (16.28%) Oracle
14 14 (16.28%) Apigee
15 13 (15.12%) Mule ESB
15 13 (15.12%) Deployment Automation
15 13 (15.12%) JMS
16 12 (13.95%) Web Development
16 12 (13.95%) Web Services
16 12 (13.95%) E-Commerce
16 12 (13.95%) CloudHub
17 11 (12.79%) Microservices
18 10 (11.63%) Boomi
18 10 (11.63%) SAML
18 10 (11.63%) Dell

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 47 (54.65%) Mule
2 13 (15.12%) Mule ESB
3 6 (6.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (4.65%) Confluence
4 4 (4.65%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.65%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (3.49%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.16%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (1.16%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.60%) GitHub
2 14 (16.28%) Apigee
3 10 (11.63%) Boomi
3 10 (11.63%) SaaS
4 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (5.81%) PaaS
6 3 (3.49%) OpenShift
7 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (1.16%) Firebase
8 1 (1.16%) IaaS
8 1 (1.16%) iPaaS
8 1 (1.16%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.30%) HTTP
2 2 (2.33%) SSL
3 1 (1.16%) Multicast
3 1 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (25.58%) Maven
2 19 (22.09%) Git (software)
3 9 (10.47%) Subversion
4 7 (8.14%) JIRA
5 5 (5.81%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.65%) JUnit
7 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (2.33%) Ant
8 2 (2.33%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.16%) Android Studio
9 1 (1.16%) fastlane
9 1 (1.16%) git-flow
9 1 (1.16%) Selenium
9 1 (1.16%) Xcode
General
1 21 (24.42%) Retail
2 6 (6.98%) Banking
2 6 (6.98%) Finance
3 5 (5.81%) Back Office
4 2 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 63 (73.26%) Developer
2 46 (53.49%) MuleSoft Developer
3 20 (23.26%) Java Developer
4 19 (22.09%) Senior Developer
5 15 (17.44%) Architect
6 13 (15.12%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (11.63%) Cloud Developer
8 7 (8.14%) Integration Developer
8 7 (8.14%) MuleSoft Architect
9 6 (6.98%) Lead Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Integration Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Integration Specialist
10 4 (4.65%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Software Integration Engineer
11 3 (3.49%) Consultant
11 3 (3.49%) Full Stack Developer
12 2 (2.33%) Angular Developer
12 2 (2.33%) Cloud Consultant
12 2 (2.33%) Java Integration Consultant
12 2 (2.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (48.84%) SOAP
2 39 (45.35%) REST
3 21 (24.42%) Java EE
4 20 (23.26%) Spring
5 17 (19.77%) XML
6 15 (17.44%) JSON
7 13 (15.12%) JMS
8 12 (13.95%) Web Services
9 10 (11.63%) OAuth
9 10 (11.63%) SAML
10 8 (9.30%) Hibernate
10 8 (9.30%) Java SE
10 8 (9.30%) JDBC
11 7 (8.14%) Ajax
11 7 (8.14%) AngularJS
11 7 (8.14%) Apache Camel
11 7 (8.14%) HTML
11 7 (8.14%) HTML5
11 7 (8.14%) JSP
11 7 (8.14%) RAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.47%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.81%) N-Tier
2 5 (5.81%) Online Banking
3 3 (3.49%) Wiki
4 2 (2.33%) Cloud Native
4 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.16%) Android
1 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (47.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (24.42%) SOA
3 19 (22.09%) Scrum
4 16 (18.60%) Technical Leadership
5 13 (15.12%) Deployment Automation
6 12 (13.95%) E-Commerce
6 12 (13.95%) Web Development
7 11 (12.79%) Microservices
8 10 (11.63%) Open Source
9 8 (9.30%) Waterfall
10 7 (8.14%) DevOps
10 7 (8.14%) Mentoring
11 6 (6.98%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 5 (5.81%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (5.81%) Kanban
12 5 (5.81%) Test Automation
13 4 (4.65%) Data Modelling
13 4 (4.65%) EAI
13 4 (4.65%) Software Engineering
13 4 (4.65%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 53 (61.63%) Java
2 9 (10.47%) C#
3 8 (9.30%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.98%) SQL
5 3 (3.49%) C++
6 2 (2.33%) Groovy
7 1 (1.16%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.16%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 1 (1.16%) BC Cleared
1 1 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.47%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (5.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (13.95%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 78 (90.70%) MuleSoft
2 14 (16.28%) Oracle
3 10 (11.63%) Dell
4 9 (10.47%) TIBCO
5 8 (9.30%) IBM
5 8 (9.30%) Informatica
5 8 (9.30%) Software AG
6 7 (8.14%) SAP
7 4 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.33%) Mashery
8 2 (2.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.33%) Perforce
8 2 (2.33%) SnapLogic
8 2 (2.33%) Splunk
9 1 (1.16%) Jitterbit
9 1 (1.16%) Workday