Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 831 791 876
Rank change year-on-year -40 +85 -
Contract jobs citing Anypoint 37 41 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.045% 0.012%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.23% 0.26% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 8
UK median daily rate £500 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -8.11% -
10th Percentile £374 £375 £321
90th Percentile £630 £560 £775
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +21.88% +14.29% -
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 16,334 15,478 18,689
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.41% 17.04% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,820 10,029 12,187
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +4.43%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 365 459
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.32% +7.89%
10th Percentile £11.38 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.38 £52.50 £47.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.82 £20.50
% change year-on-year -7.01% -8.20% +17.14%

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 18 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Anypoint in the UK

Anypoint
Top 10 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 18 June 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 -51 34 £500 +17.65% 12
UK excluding London -17 20 £488 +21.88% 10
London -48 15 £525 +5.00% 2
North of England -14 12 £500 +25.00% 3
Yorkshire -16 12 £500 +25.00% 3
South East -4 4 £475 -13.64% 2
West Midlands - 2 - -
Midlands - 2 - -
Wales - 1 £475 -
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 35 (94.59%) MuleSoft
2 21 (56.76%) Java
3 14 (37.84%) SOAP
4 13 (35.14%) REST
5 11 (29.73%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (29.73%) Maven
6 10 (27.03%) Microservices
6 10 (27.03%) Mule
6 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
7 9 (24.32%) GitHub
7 9 (24.32%) Splunk
7 9 (24.32%) Spring
7 9 (24.32%) XML
8 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (21.62%) Selenium
8 8 (21.62%) JSON
8 8 (21.62%) Spring Boot
9 7 (18.92%) AppDynamics
9 7 (18.92%) Cloud Foundry
9 7 (18.92%) Cucumber
9 7 (18.92%) SOA
10 6 (16.22%) Web Services
10 6 (16.22%) IBM
10 6 (16.22%) Groovy
10 6 (16.22%) Ansible
10 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (16.22%) API Design
11 5 (13.51%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (13.51%) Mule ESB
11 5 (13.51%) Kubernetes

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 10 (27.03%) Mule
2 7 (18.92%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (13.51%) Mule ESB
4 4 (10.81%) Confluence
5 2 (5.41%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 11 (29.73%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (24.32%) GitHub
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.11%) PaaS
4 2 (5.41%) Boomi
5 1 (2.70%) iPaaS
5 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) HTTP
2 2 (5.41%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.70%) Firewall
3 1 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
1 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
1 2 (5.41%) Redis
1 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Maven
2 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
3 8 (21.62%) Selenium
4 7 (18.92%) Cucumber
5 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
5 5 (13.51%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (10.81%) JIRA
7 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
7 2 (5.41%) IntelliJ
7 2 (5.41%) JMeter
7 2 (5.41%) Log4j
7 2 (5.41%) Mercurial
7 2 (5.41%) NetBeans
7 2 (5.41%) Subversion
8 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (13.51%) Banking
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Back Office
4 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.70%) Finnish Language
4 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) MuleSoft Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Architect
4 6 (16.22%) Integration Developer
5 5 (13.51%) MuleSoft Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Designer
6 3 (8.11%) Integration Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.70%) AWS Architect
8 1 (2.70%) AWS Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Azure Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Azure Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) SOAP
2 13 (35.14%) REST
3 9 (24.32%) Spring
3 9 (24.32%) XML
4 8 (21.62%) JSON
4 8 (21.62%) Spring Boot
5 6 (16.22%) Web Services
6 4 (10.81%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (10.81%) JMS
6 4 (10.81%) RAML
6 4 (10.81%) SAML
7 3 (8.11%) Java EE
7 3 (8.11%) JDBC
7 3 (8.11%) OAuth
7 3 (8.11%) RESTful
8 2 (5.41%) Java SE
8 2 (5.41%) JSON Schema
8 2 (5.41%) WSDL
8 2 (5.41%) XML Schema
8 2 (5.41%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.41%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) PKI
4 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Microservices
2 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.92%) SOA
4 6 (16.22%) API Design
5 5 (13.51%) DevOps
5 5 (13.51%) Workflow
6 4 (10.81%) API Development
6 4 (10.81%) Performance Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 3 (8.11%) Manual Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum
7 3 (8.11%) SDLC
7 3 (8.11%) Service Design
7 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.11%) TDD
7 3 (8.11%) Validation
8 2 (5.41%) OO
8 2 (5.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) Java
2 6 (16.22%) Groovy
3 2 (5.41%) C
4 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) PSD2
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Ansible
2 5 (13.51%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.70%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.70%) CloudHub
3 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.70%) PingFederate
3 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (94.59%) MuleSoft
2 9 (24.32%) Splunk
3 7 (18.92%) AppDynamics
4 6 (16.22%) IBM
5 4 (10.81%) Apigee
5 4 (10.81%) Dell
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle
6 3 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (8.11%) SAP
7 2 (5.41%) Google
7 2 (5.41%) Informatica
7 2 (5.41%) New Relic
7 2 (5.41%) Software AG
7 2 (5.41%) TIBCO
8 1 (2.70%) CA
8 1 (2.70%) ForgeRock
8 1 (2.70%) Mashery
8 1 (2.70%) Perforce