Period
to 30 May 2020

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 30 May 2020 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, Inc.

MuleSoft
UK
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 420 433 569
Rank change year-on-year +13 +136 +78
Contract jobs citing MuleSoft 196 495 339
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.54% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 1.28% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 358 232
Median daily rate £535 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.73% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £418 £400 £363
90th Percentile £825 £650 £670
UK excluding London median daily rate £481 £525 £450
% change year-on-year -8.33% +16.67% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 19,964 38,577 42,013
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.95% 42.46% 41.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,831 23,990 26,099
Median daily rate £450 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £233 £263 £250
90th Percentile £656 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +1.18% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 893 1,312 1,492
Median hourly rate £20.95 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.26% +8.57% -
10th Percentile £12.30 £11.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £52.12 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £15.86
% change year-on-year +11.43% +10.34% -6.26%

MuleSoft
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for MuleSoft in the UK

MuleSoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing MuleSoft.

Daily rate trend for MuleSoft in the UK

MuleSoft
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing MuleSoft over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for MuleSoft in the UK

MuleSoft
Top 16 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 30 May 2020. 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 +28 174 £533 -3.18% 15
UK excluding London +80 97 £481 -8.33% 13
London +11 91 £575 +4.55% 2
North of England +72 44 £450 -3.85% 8
North West +54 25 £450 -10.89% 5
Yorkshire +38 18 £450 -3.43%
Work from Home +11 17 £650 +23.81% 1
Wales -6 15 £500 -16.67%
East of England +68 14 £650 +30.00% 1
South East +113 11 £550 -4.97% 1
South West +53 6 £800 +33.33% 3
Midlands +83 4 £413 +19.22%
Scotland +37 3 £456 -8.75%
West Midlands +63 2 £413 -28.26%
East Midlands +37 2 - -
North East - 1 - - 3

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, 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 86 (43.88%) Java
2 76 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (30.10%) AWS
4 53 (27.04%) Finance
5 50 (25.51%) Azure
6 47 (23.98%) DevOps
7 45 (22.96%) JIRA
8 44 (22.45%) JSON
9 42 (21.43%) REST
10 39 (19.90%) Security Cleared
10 39 (19.90%) SQL
11 38 (19.39%) Oracle
11 38 (19.39%) XML
12 34 (17.35%) Salesforce.com
12 34 (17.35%) SC Cleared
13 32 (16.33%) Apache Camel
14 31 (15.82%) Stakeholder Management
15 30 (15.31%) JBoss
15 30 (15.31%) Axway
16 29 (14.80%) Confluence
17 28 (14.29%) Waterfall
17 28 (14.29%) Anypoint
17 28 (14.29%) Red Hat Fuse
18 24 (12.24%) Mule
18 24 (12.24%) PL/SQL
18 24 (12.24%) SQL Server
18 24 (12.24%) Red Hat
19 23 (11.73%) TIBCO
19 23 (11.73%) Middleware
19 23 (11.73%) Git (software)

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 30 (15.31%) JBoss
2 29 (14.80%) Confluence
3 28 (14.29%) Anypoint
3 28 (14.29%) Red Hat Fuse
4 24 (12.24%) Mule
5 20 (10.20%) MQSeries
5 20 (10.20%) WebLogic
6 10 (5.10%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (5.10%) WebSphere
7 8 (4.08%) Apache ServiceMix
8 5 (2.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (2.04%) Mule ESB
10 3 (1.53%) Apache Spark
10 3 (1.53%) Drupal
11 2 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (1.02%) Apache Pig
11 2 (1.02%) CMS
11 2 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 11 (5.61%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.51%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.51%) Magento
1 1 (0.51%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.51%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.51%) Shopify
1 1 (0.51%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
1 1 (0.51%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 59 (30.10%) AWS
2 50 (25.51%) Azure
3 23 (11.73%) GCP
4 18 (9.18%) Apigee
4 18 (9.18%) Boomi
5 11 (5.61%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (5.10%) SaaS
6 10 (5.10%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 8 (4.08%) Force.com
8 7 (3.57%) GitHub
8 7 (3.57%) OpenShift
9 6 (3.06%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 5 (2.55%) Amazon S3
11 4 (2.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (2.04%) PaaS
11 4 (2.04%) Serverless
12 3 (1.53%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (1.53%) Heroku
12 3 (1.53%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.06%) SAN
2 4 (2.04%) HTTP
3 2 (1.02%) Broadband
3 2 (1.02%) FTP
4 1 (0.51%) Firewall
4 1 (0.51%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.73%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.06%) Data Lake
4 6 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (3.06%) DataStage
5 3 (1.53%) Amazon Aurora
5 3 (1.53%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.53%) Power BI
5 3 (1.53%) Redis
6 2 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.02%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.02%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.02%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.02%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.51%) MySQL
7 1 (0.51%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 45 (22.96%) JIRA
2 23 (11.73%) Git (software)
2 23 (11.73%) Jenkins
3 13 (6.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (4.08%) Maven
5 6 (3.06%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.55%) JUnit
6 5 (2.55%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.04%) Bitbucket
7 4 (2.04%) Hudson
8 3 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.53%) FishEye
8 3 (1.53%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.53%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (1.53%) Postman
8 3 (1.53%) SonarQube
8 3 (1.53%) Visual Studio Code
9 2 (1.02%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.02%) JBehave
9 2 (1.02%) JMeter
General
1 53 (27.04%) Finance
2 14 (7.14%) Marketing
3 13 (6.63%) Banking
4 7 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (2.55%) Back Office
6 4 (2.04%) Public Sector
7 3 (1.53%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.53%) Retail
8 2 (1.02%) Law
9 1 (0.51%) Front Office
9 1 (0.51%) Legal
9 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.51%) Publishing
9 1 (0.51%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (29.59%) Architect
2 50 (25.51%) Developer
3 24 (12.24%) MuleSoft Developer
4 18 (9.18%) Consultant
5 17 (8.67%) Applications Architect
6 16 (8.16%) Cloud Architect
7 15 (7.65%) Integration Architect
7 15 (7.65%) Solutions Architect
8 14 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
9 12 (6.12%) Java Developer
9 12 (6.12%) Technical Architect
10 9 (4.59%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (4.59%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.57%) Analyst
11 7 (3.57%) Integration Consultant
11 7 (3.57%) MuleSoft Architect
12 6 (3.06%) Systems Analyst
12 6 (3.06%) Technical Analyst
12 6 (3.06%) Unix Engineer
13 5 (2.55%) Salesforce Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (22.45%) JSON
2 42 (21.43%) REST
3 38 (19.39%) XML
4 32 (16.33%) Apache Camel
5 23 (11.73%) Hibernate
5 23 (11.73%) Middleware
6 21 (10.71%) Web Services
7 20 (10.20%) ActiveMQ
7 20 (10.20%) MSMQ
7 20 (10.20%) RabbitMQ
8 19 (9.69%) IBM Integration Bus
9 17 (8.67%) SOAP
10 12 (6.12%) RAML
10 12 (6.12%) Swagger
11 11 (5.61%) Oracle Fusion
12 10 (5.10%) Spring
13 9 (4.59%) AngularJS
13 9 (4.59%) RESTful
13 9 (4.59%) Spring Boot
14 7 (3.57%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.06%) FMCG
2 6 (3.06%) Mainframe
3 4 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (2.04%) Private Cloud
4 3 (1.53%) Blog
5 2 (1.02%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.02%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.02%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.02%) User Experience
5 2 (1.02%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.51%) Clustering
6 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.51%) DataPower
6 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.51%) NHS
6 1 (0.51%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.51%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.51%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.59%) Linux
2 8 (4.08%) Unix
3 5 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.04%) Windows
5 3 (1.53%) Debian
5 3 (1.53%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.51%) CentOS
6 1 (0.51%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (23.98%) DevOps
3 31 (15.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 22 (11.22%) Project Management
6 21 (10.71%) Microservices
6 21 (10.71%) Test Automation
7 18 (9.18%) Scrum
8 15 (7.65%) API Development
8 15 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (7.65%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 15 (7.65%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (6.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (6.63%) SDLC
9 13 (6.63%) SOA
9 13 (6.63%) Software Engineering
10 11 (5.61%) Data Modelling
10 11 (5.61%) Dependency Management
10 11 (5.61%) Infrastructure as Code
11 10 (5.10%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 86 (43.88%) Java
2 39 (19.90%) SQL
3 24 (12.24%) PL/SQL
4 22 (11.22%) T-SQL
5 19 (9.69%) Python
6 17 (8.67%) JavaScript
7 8 (4.08%) C++
8 6 (3.06%) C
8 6 (3.06%) C#
9 5 (2.55%) Apex Code
10 3 (1.53%) Groovy
10 3 (1.53%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.02%) Go
11 2 (1.02%) Java 8
11 2 (1.02%) Perl
11 2 (1.02%) PHP
11 2 (1.02%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.02%) SOQL
11 2 (1.02%) XPath
11 2 (1.02%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 39 (19.90%) Security Cleared
2 34 (17.35%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.61%) Degree
4 3 (1.53%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.02%) CSPO
5 2 (1.02%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.04%) QA
1 4 (2.04%) SLA
2 1 (0.51%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (5.10%) Docker
2 3 (1.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (11.73%) Ansible
2 18 (9.18%) Kubernetes
3 15 (7.65%) Puppet
4 10 (5.10%) Terraform
5 8 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.51%) CloudHub
6 1 (0.51%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.51%) Kibana
6 1 (0.51%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 38 (19.39%) Oracle
2 34 (17.35%) Salesforce.com
3 30 (15.31%) Axway
4 24 (12.24%) Red Hat
5 23 (11.73%) Google
5 23 (11.73%) TIBCO
6 21 (10.71%) Sybase
7 18 (9.18%) Dell
7 18 (9.18%) IBM
7 18 (9.18%) Microsoft
8 14 (7.14%) Talend
9 12 (6.12%) SAP
10 11 (5.61%) webMethods
11 9 (4.59%) Informatica
11 9 (4.59%) Jitterbit
12 8 (4.08%) Fiorano
13 6 (3.06%) Cisco
13 6 (3.06%) EMC
13 6 (3.06%) SnapLogic
13 6 (3.06%) Workday