Period
to 20 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of MuleSoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MuleSoft over the 6 months to 20 February 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within MuleSoft.

MuleSoft
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 568 556 795
Rank change year-on-year -12 +239 +38
Contract jobs citing MuleSoft 313 298 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.31% 0.078%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 0.69% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 191 64
UK median daily rate £500 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -26.47%
10th Percentile £388 £413 £329
90th Percentile £620 £675 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% -22.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

MuleSoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 42,475 42,908 45,854
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.83% 45.03% 42.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,788 26,341 27,225
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £231 £238 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £382
% change year-on-year - +4.85% +1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,428 1,617 1,834
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +8.73%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.33 £10.24
90th Percentile £46.79 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.19 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -1.88% -5.71% +6.06%

MuleSoft
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing MuleSoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for MuleSoft in the UK

MuleSoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MuleSoft.

Contractor daily rate trend for MuleSoft in the UK

MuleSoft
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MuleSoft over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MuleSoft in the UK

MuleSoft
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MuleSoft within the UK over the 6 months to 20 February 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 -38 308 £500 -2.44% 37
London -34 189 £525 -4.55% 27
UK excluding London +13 120 £450 -10.00% 10
South East +5 35 £500 -16.67% 4
South West +44 32 £450 -7.69% 1
North of England -6 29 £463 -7.50% 4
Yorkshire -48 20 £500 - 1
Midlands +10 17 £560 +19.79% 1
West Midlands +21 16 £560 +15.46% 1
North West +17 8 £383 - 3
East of England -9 6 £520 +4.00%
East Midlands -3 1 - -
North East - 1 £475 -
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MuleSoft 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 MuleSoft.

1 160 (51.12%) Java
2 141 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (22.36%) XML
4 61 (19.49%) SOA
4 61 (19.49%) Spring
4 61 (19.49%) Amazon AWS
5 60 (19.17%) DevOps
5 60 (19.17%) Microservices
5 60 (19.17%) Finance
6 56 (17.89%) Banking
7 55 (17.57%) SOAP
7 55 (17.57%) Mule
8 47 (15.02%) Scrum
9 45 (14.38%) REST
10 44 (14.06%) Jenkins
10 44 (14.06%) JavaScript
11 42 (13.42%) Web Services
12 41 (13.10%) XSLT
12 41 (13.10%) QA
13 38 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
14 36 (11.50%) Spring Boot
15 35 (11.18%) Git (software)
15 35 (11.18%) Maven
16 34 (10.86%) Business Intelligence
16 34 (10.86%) Node.js
17 33 (10.54%) Microsoft Azure
17 33 (10.54%) Middleware
18 31 (9.90%) Mule ESB
18 31 (9.90%) Enterprise Software
19 30 (9.58%) Relational Database

MuleSoft
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 55 (17.57%) Mule
2 31 (9.90%) Mule ESB
3 24 (7.67%) Cloud Foundry
4 19 (6.07%) Anypoint
5 17 (5.43%) SAS
6 16 (5.11%) Confluence
7 11 (3.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (3.19%) Apache
8 10 (3.19%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (3.19%) WebSphere
9 7 (2.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (1.60%) JBoss
10 5 (1.60%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.28%) WebLogic
11 4 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.96%) eZ Publish
13 2 (0.64%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.64%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.64%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.32%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (4.47%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.32%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 61 (19.49%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (10.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (8.63%) Amazon S3
4 23 (7.35%) Boomi
5 19 (6.07%) PaaS
6 14 (4.47%) AWS Lambda
6 14 (4.47%) IaaS
6 14 (4.47%) Serverless
7 13 (4.15%) Amazon EC2
8 12 (3.83%) GitHub
9 10 (3.19%) iPaaS
9 10 (3.19%) SaaS
10 7 (2.24%) npm
11 4 (1.28%) CloudBees
11 4 (1.28%) OpenShift
11 4 (1.28%) SuccessFactors
12 3 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.96%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.96%) Google Checkout
13 2 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.88%) FTP
1 9 (2.88%) HTTP
1 9 (2.88%) SMS
2 8 (2.56%) SSL
3 7 (2.24%) SMTP
4 2 (0.64%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.32%) DHCP
5 1 (0.32%) DNS
5 1 (0.32%) LAN
5 1 (0.32%) SSH
5 1 (0.32%) VPN
5 1 (0.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (9.58%) Relational Database
2 20 (6.39%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (5.43%) Amazon Redshift
4 15 (4.79%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 15 (4.79%) SAS EBI
5 14 (4.47%) SQL Server
6 13 (4.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 12 (3.83%) Redis
8 10 (3.19%) Data Lake
8 10 (3.19%) MongoDB
8 10 (3.19%) RDBMS
9 9 (2.88%) Power BI
10 8 (2.56%) HDInsight
11 4 (1.28%) Big Data
11 4 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.96%) Endeca
12 3 (0.96%) IBM InfoSphere
12 3 (0.96%) Neo4j
12 3 (0.96%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 44 (14.06%) Jenkins
2 35 (11.18%) Git (software)
2 35 (11.18%) Maven
3 25 (7.99%) JIRA
4 16 (5.11%) JUnit
5 15 (4.79%) Gradle
6 14 (4.47%) SonarQube
7 13 (4.15%) Subversion
8 11 (3.51%) Ant
9 7 (2.24%) Bower
9 7 (2.24%) Cucumber
9 7 (2.24%) Grunt
9 7 (2.24%) gulp
10 6 (1.92%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (1.60%) Hudson
11 5 (1.60%) Selenium
12 4 (1.28%) Visual Studio
13 3 (0.96%) ClearCase
13 3 (0.96%) JMeter
General
1 60 (19.17%) Finance
2 56 (17.89%) Banking
3 10 (3.19%) Retail
4 8 (2.56%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.28%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.64%) Back Office
6 2 (0.64%) Legal
6 2 (0.64%) Local Government
6 2 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.32%) Advertising
7 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.32%) Marketing
7 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 162 (51.76%) Developer
2 77 (24.60%) MuleSoft Developer
3 64 (20.45%) Architect
4 56 (17.89%) Java Developer
5 22 (7.03%) Integration Developer
6 18 (5.75%) Integration Architect
6 18 (5.75%) Solutions Architect
7 17 (5.43%) Analyst
8 16 (5.11%) Designer
9 14 (4.47%) MuleSoft Architect
10 11 (3.51%) Senior Developer
11 10 (3.19%) DevOps Engineer
12 9 (2.88%) Applications Architect
12 9 (2.88%) Technical Architect
13 8 (2.56%) Integration Specialist
14 7 (2.24%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 7 (2.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 7 (2.24%) Operations Engineer
14 7 (2.24%) React Developer
14 7 (2.24%) Redshift Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (22.36%) XML
2 61 (19.49%) Spring
3 55 (17.57%) SOAP
4 45 (14.38%) REST
5 42 (13.42%) Web Services
6 41 (13.10%) XSLT
7 36 (11.50%) Spring Boot
8 34 (10.86%) Node.js
9 33 (10.54%) Middleware
10 29 (9.27%) OAuth
11 27 (8.63%) HTML
12 25 (7.99%) J2EE
12 25 (7.99%) JSON
12 25 (7.99%) RESTful
13 22 (7.03%) AngularJS
13 22 (7.03%) Hibernate
14 20 (6.39%) SAML
15 19 (6.07%) OAuth2
16 17 (5.43%) Apache Camel
16 17 (5.43%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.90%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.11%) Mainframe
4 7 (2.24%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (1.92%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.28%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.28%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.28%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.28%) User Experience
6 4 (1.28%) Video\Live Streaming
7 3 (0.96%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.96%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (0.96%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.96%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.64%) EPoS
8 2 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.64%) Life Science
8 2 (0.64%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 28 (8.95%) Linux
2 22 (7.03%) Unix
3 9 (2.88%) Mac OS X
4 7 (2.24%) Windows
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (19.49%) SOA
3 60 (19.17%) DevOps
3 60 (19.17%) Microservices
4 47 (15.02%) Scrum
5 38 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (10.86%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (9.58%) TDD
8 27 (8.63%) Document Management
9 26 (8.31%) Data Modelling
9 26 (8.31%) MVC
10 24 (7.67%) ETL
11 19 (6.07%) OO
11 19 (6.07%) SDLC
11 19 (6.07%) Test Automation
12 15 (4.79%) Data Management
12 15 (4.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 14 (4.47%) API Development
13 14 (4.47%) EAI
14 13 (4.15%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 160 (51.12%) Java
2 44 (14.06%) JavaScript
3 28 (8.95%) SQL
4 17 (5.43%) C#
5 9 (2.88%) Bash Shell
6 8 (2.56%) Python
7 7 (2.24%) Perl
8 6 (1.92%) Scala
9 4 (1.28%) ABAP
9 4 (1.28%) Ruby
9 4 (1.28%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.96%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.64%) C++
11 2 (0.64%) Groovy
11 2 (0.64%) Pig Latin
11 2 (0.64%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.64%) VBA
11 2 (0.64%) XPath
12 1 (0.32%) Korn
12 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (3.19%) Degree
1 10 (3.19%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.28%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.32%) ISEB
3 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (13.10%) QA
2 3 (0.96%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.32%) HL7
3 1 (0.32%) PSD2
3 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (4.79%) Docker
2 4 (1.28%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.64%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (3.19%) Ansible
2 9 (2.88%) Single Sign-On
3 7 (2.24%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.28%) Puppet
5 3 (0.96%) CloudHub
5 3 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.32%) Salt
6 1 (0.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (8.95%) SAP
2 26 (8.31%) IBM
2 26 (8.31%) Tableau
3 24 (7.67%) Oracle
3 24 (7.67%) Salesforce.com
4 22 (7.03%) Informatica
5 15 (4.79%) Apigee
5 15 (4.79%) Microsoft
6 13 (4.15%) SnapLogic
6 13 (4.15%) WSO2
7 11 (3.51%) Dell
7 11 (3.51%) Talend
8 9 (2.88%) Splunk
9 8 (2.56%) Adobe
9 8 (2.56%) AppDynamics
9 8 (2.56%) New Relic
10 7 (2.24%) TIBCO
11 5 (1.60%) Cognos
11 5 (1.60%) Google
12 4 (1.28%) Kronos