Period
to 17 August 2019

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 17 August 2019 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
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 764 849 833
Rank change year-on-year +85 -16 +30
Contract jobs citing Anypoint 80 57 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.088% 0.055% 0.033%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.57% 0.33% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 38 14
UK median daily rate £575 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +15.79% -4.15%
10th Percentile £421 £380 £375
90th Percentile £629 £641 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £588 £550 £400
% change year-on-year +6.82% +37.50% -19.38%
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 14,091 17,237 16,185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.46% 16.73% 16.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,945 11,258 10,468
UK median daily rate £465 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +2.86% +4.17%
10th Percentile £265 £263 £263
90th Percentile £633 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 322 407 407
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £19.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +4.27% -1.70%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.22 £10.75
90th Percentile £53.63 £51.25 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.86 £20.00 £19.64
% change year-on-year +4.28% +1.82% -4.18%

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 17 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Anypoint in the UK

Anypoint
Top 11 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 17 August 2019. 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
UK excluding London +61 61 £588 +6.82% 4
England +43 46 £516 -8.22% 8
Wales +28 23 £600 +9.09%
North of England +31 21 £450 -20.00% 2
London +52 17 £550 -8.33% 4
Yorkshire +9 13 £468 -16.89% 1
Scotland +43 9 £450 -
North West - 8 £450 - 1
South East +19 6 £550 +33.33%
South West - 2 £594 -
East of England - 1 £550 -

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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 80 (100.00%) MuleSoft
2 51 (63.75%) SOAP
3 49 (61.25%) Mule
4 46 (57.50%) REST
5 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (31.25%) JSON
6 25 (31.25%) XML
7 22 (27.50%) SQL
8 21 (26.25%) Java
8 21 (26.25%) SAP
9 20 (25.00%) Jenkins
10 19 (23.75%) RAML
10 19 (23.75%) Git (software)
11 17 (21.25%) JIRA
11 17 (21.25%) DevOps
12 16 (20.00%) Microservices
12 16 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 15 (18.75%) Spring
13 15 (18.75%) Web Services
13 15 (18.75%) Swagger
14 13 (16.25%) Configuration Management
14 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
14 13 (16.25%) Salesforce.com
14 13 (16.25%) Scrum
15 12 (15.00%) Banking
15 12 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
16 11 (13.75%) Ansible
16 11 (13.75%) OpenShift
16 11 (13.75%) RESTful
16 11 (13.75%) Confluence

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 49 (61.25%) Mule
2 11 (13.75%) Confluence
3 9 (11.25%) Mule ESB
4 6 (7.50%) IIS
5 2 (2.50%) Apache
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.25%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.25%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (13.75%) OpenShift
4 9 (11.25%) Apigee
4 9 (11.25%) GitHub
4 9 (11.25%) SaaS
5 8 (10.00%) Serverless
6 7 (8.75%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (8.75%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (7.50%) SuccessFactors
8 5 (6.25%) PaaS
9 3 (3.75%) Boomi
9 3 (3.75%) iPaaS
10 2 (2.50%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (2.50%) IaaS
11 1 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (1.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (1.25%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (1.25%) Azure Functions
11 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) HTTP
1 1 (1.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.75%) NoSQL
1 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.50%) Redis
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.25%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.25%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.25%) DB2
3 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.25%) Power BI
3 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 19 (23.75%) Git (software)
3 17 (21.25%) JIRA
4 9 (11.25%) JUnit
5 7 (8.75%) Maven
5 7 (8.75%) TeamCity
6 6 (7.50%) Bitbucket Server
6 6 (7.50%) Rational Team Concert
6 6 (7.50%) Subversion
7 5 (6.25%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.75%) Artifactory
8 3 (3.75%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.50%) Ant
9 2 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (1.25%) JMeter
10 1 (1.25%) Selenium
General
1 12 (15.00%) Banking
2 10 (12.50%) Finance
3 6 (7.50%) Back Office
4 4 (5.00%) Retail
5 3 (3.75%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.50%) German Language
7 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (72.50%) Developer
2 48 (60.00%) MuleSoft Developer
3 14 (17.50%) Architect
4 12 (15.00%) MuleSoft Architect
5 6 (7.50%) SQL Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Designer
7 4 (5.00%) Integration Developer
8 2 (2.50%) Azure Architect
8 2 (2.50%) Consultant
8 2 (2.50%) IAM Developer
8 2 (2.50%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.25%) Access Developer
9 1 (1.25%) Lead Architect
9 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (1.25%) Senior Architect
9 1 (1.25%) Senior Developer
9 1 (1.25%) Site Engineer
9 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Developer
9 1 (1.25%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (1.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (63.75%) SOAP
2 46 (57.50%) REST
3 25 (31.25%) JSON
3 25 (31.25%) XML
4 19 (23.75%) RAML
5 15 (18.75%) Spring
5 15 (18.75%) Swagger
5 15 (18.75%) Web Services
6 11 (13.75%) RESTful
7 10 (12.50%) Apache Camel
8 8 (10.00%) Node.js
9 7 (8.75%) ActiveMQ
9 7 (8.75%) J2EE
9 7 (8.75%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (7.50%) Spring Boot
10 6 (7.50%) XSLT
11 5 (6.25%) JMS
12 4 (5.00%) XSD
13 2 (2.50%) SAML
13 2 (2.50%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Public Cloud
2 6 (7.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.75%) Cloud Native
4 2 (2.50%) User Experience
5 1 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.75%) Unix
2 2 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (1.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (21.25%) DevOps
3 16 (20.00%) Microservices
4 13 (16.25%) Configuration Management
4 13 (16.25%) Scrum
5 10 (12.50%) SOA
5 10 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 10 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
6 8 (10.00%) API Design
6 8 (10.00%) API Development
6 8 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.75%) ERP
7 7 (8.75%) Functional Programming
7 7 (8.75%) Kanban
7 7 (8.75%) Security Testing
7 7 (8.75%) Software Delivery
7 7 (8.75%) Software Engineering
7 7 (8.75%) Technical Leadership
7 7 (8.75%) Waterfall
7 7 (8.75%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.50%) SQL
2 21 (26.25%) Java
3 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.75%) T-SQL
5 6 (7.50%) C#
6 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.25%) Java 8
7 1 (1.25%) Perl
7 1 (1.25%) PHP
7 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.25%) Python
7 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.25%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (2.50%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) Docker
2 6 (7.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (13.75%) Ansible
2 7 (8.75%) Terraform
3 6 (7.50%) CloudHub
4 2 (2.50%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.25%) Puppet
5 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 80 (100.00%) MuleSoft
2 21 (26.25%) SAP
3 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
3 13 (16.25%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (11.25%) Oracle
4 9 (11.25%) WSO2
5 8 (10.00%) Google
5 8 (10.00%) IBM
6 3 (3.75%) Dell
7 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.50%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.25%) Adobe
8 1 (1.25%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.25%) New Relic
8 1 (1.25%) Sparx
8 1 (1.25%) Splunk