Period
to 26 May 2019

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 26 May 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.

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
26 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 422 571 642
Rank change year-on-year +149 +71 +90
Contract jobs citing MuleSoft 490 340 208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.33% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 1.27% 0.81% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 234 131
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £400 £368 £375
90th Percentile £650 £659 £644
UK excluding London median daily rate £533 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +18.33% -10.00% +35.14%
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 38,526 42,024 40,198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.42% 41.40% 44.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,982 26,150 24,674
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,305 1,491 1,413
UK median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -5.41%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.38
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.86 £16.92
% change year-on-year +10.34% -6.26% -6.00%

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 26 May 2019.

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 26 May 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
England +105 413 £550 +10.00% 42
London +86 274 £550 +4.76% 19
UK excluding London +87 197 £533 +18.33% 23
North of England +51 64 £469 +16.88% 7
Wales +55 52 £600 +26.32%
South East +51 39 £602 +20.38% 11
Yorkshire +21 37 £467 +9.56% 5
North West +40 27 £505 +29.49% 2
Midlands -3 15 £346 -35.33% 2
Scotland +29 13 £500 -9.09%
West Midlands -5 10 £575 +2.68% 2
South West -63 8 £600 +33.33% 2
East of England +11 6 £500 +16.35% 1
East Midlands +24 5 £320 -10.74%

For the 6 months to 26 May 2019, 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.

1 224 (45.71%) Java
2 209 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (28.98%) DevOps
4 129 (26.33%) REST
5 115 (23.47%) Jenkins
5 115 (23.47%) Finance
6 113 (23.06%) SOAP
7 110 (22.45%) Mule
8 98 (20.00%) Microservices
9 94 (19.18%) SQL
10 92 (18.78%) Anypoint
11 85 (17.35%) JIRA
12 83 (16.94%) Salesforce.com
13 78 (15.92%) Git (software)
14 73 (14.90%) Banking
15 72 (14.69%) Spring
15 72 (14.69%) Microsoft Azure
16 71 (14.49%) JSON
16 71 (14.49%) JavaScript
17 69 (14.08%) Web Services
18 66 (13.47%) Amazon AWS
19 62 (12.65%) Test Automation
20 61 (12.45%) AngularJS
21 60 (12.24%) RESTful
21 60 (12.24%) SOA
22 52 (10.61%) Open Source
22 52 (10.61%) SDLC
23 47 (9.59%) API Development
24 46 (9.39%) Python
24 46 (9.39%) XML

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
1 110 (22.45%) Mule
2 92 (18.78%) Anypoint
3 44 (8.98%) Confluence
4 28 (5.71%) Mule ESB
5 11 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (2.04%) JBoss
7 9 (1.84%) Apache
8 8 (1.63%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (1.02%) Apache ServiceMix
12 3 (0.61%) CICS
12 3 (0.61%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.61%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.41%) DataSynapse
13 2 (0.41%) NetWeaver
13 2 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.20%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.20%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (2.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.61%) NetSuite
2 3 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.41%) Magento
3 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 72 (14.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 66 (13.47%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (8.57%) GitHub
4 41 (8.37%) Boomi
5 28 (5.71%) Serverless
6 27 (5.51%) Apigee
7 20 (4.08%) AWS Lambda
8 19 (3.88%) SaaS
9 18 (3.67%) Google Cloud Platform
9 18 (3.67%) iPaaS
10 17 (3.47%) OpenShift
11 14 (2.86%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 13 (2.65%) PaaS
12 13 (2.65%) Power Platform
13 11 (2.24%) Sauce Labs
14 8 (1.63%) AWS CloudFormation
14 8 (1.63%) Dynamics 365
15 7 (1.43%) SuccessFactors
16 6 (1.22%) IaaS
16 6 (1.22%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.04%) Firewall
1 10 (2.04%) Internet
2 8 (1.63%) HTTP
3 4 (0.82%) FTP
4 3 (0.61%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.41%) 3G
5 2 (0.41%) 4G
5 2 (0.41%) BGP
5 2 (0.41%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.41%) Diameter Protocol
5 2 (0.41%) Intranet
5 2 (0.41%) LAN
5 2 (0.41%) Multicast
5 2 (0.41%) SIGTRAN
5 2 (0.41%) VPN
5 2 (0.41%) WAN
6 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.33%) SQL Server
2 27 (5.51%) MongoDB
3 25 (5.10%) NoSQL
3 25 (5.10%) Relational Database
4 14 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
5 13 (2.65%) Power BI
6 12 (2.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 12 (2.45%) DB2
7 9 (1.84%) Big Data
8 7 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.22%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.22%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.02%) Data Lake
10 5 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.02%) Redis
10 5 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.82%) Infinispan
11 4 (0.82%) MySQL
12 3 (0.61%) Oracle OWB
13 2 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 115 (23.47%) Jenkins
2 85 (17.35%) JIRA
3 78 (15.92%) Git (software)
4 34 (6.94%) Maven
5 32 (6.53%) Bitbucket
5 32 (6.53%) Sonatype Nexus
6 25 (5.10%) JUnit
6 25 (5.10%) Selenium
6 25 (5.10%) SonarQube
7 24 (4.90%) Eclipse
8 20 (4.08%) Subversion
9 17 (3.47%) Cucumber
10 16 (3.27%) Jasmine
11 15 (3.06%) TeamCity
12 11 (2.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 10 (2.04%) MSTest
13 10 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (2.04%) Visual Studio
14 9 (1.84%) jMock
14 9 (1.84%) SoapUI
General
1 115 (23.47%) Finance
2 73 (14.90%) Banking
3 25 (5.10%) Retail
4 13 (2.65%) Marketing
5 9 (1.84%) Financial Institution
5 9 (1.84%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.63%) Retail Banking
7 7 (1.43%) Back Office
8 6 (1.22%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.82%) German Language
10 3 (0.61%) Billing
10 3 (0.61%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.20%) Automotive
11 1 (0.20%) Front Office
11 1 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 264 (53.88%) Developer
2 159 (32.45%) MuleSoft Developer
3 87 (17.76%) Architect
4 57 (11.63%) Java Developer
5 37 (7.55%) Senior Developer
6 27 (5.51%) Lead Developer
7 25 (5.10%) Solutions Architect
8 24 (4.90%) Integration Developer
9 23 (4.69%) Consultant
9 23 (4.69%) Salesforce Developer
10 22 (4.49%) Integration Architect
11 19 (3.88%) MuleSoft Architect
12 18 (3.67%) Senior Java Developer
13 16 (3.27%) DevOps Engineer
13 16 (3.27%) Technical Architect
14 12 (2.45%) Azure Architect
15 11 (2.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 11 (2.24%) Project Manager
16 10 (2.04%) Angular Developer
16 10 (2.04%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (26.33%) REST
2 113 (23.06%) SOAP
3 72 (14.69%) Spring
4 71 (14.49%) JSON
5 69 (14.08%) Web Services
6 61 (12.45%) AngularJS
7 60 (12.24%) RESTful
8 46 (9.39%) XML
9 45 (9.18%) Node.js
10 44 (8.98%) HTML
10 44 (8.98%) RAML
11 39 (7.96%) .NET
12 37 (7.55%) CSS
13 36 (7.35%) jQuery
14 34 (6.94%) Spring Boot
15 29 (5.92%) Apache Camel
16 27 (5.51%) JMS
16 27 (5.51%) Swagger
17 26 (5.31%) Kafka
18 24 (4.90%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (3.88%) User Experience
4 11 (2.24%) Mobile App
4 11 (2.24%) Wiki
5 10 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (1.84%) Public Cloud
7 7 (1.43%) Blog
7 7 (1.43%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (0.82%) Cloud Native
9 4 (0.82%) iPad
9 4 (0.82%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (0.61%) Fintech
10 3 (0.61%) Grid Computing
10 3 (0.61%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.61%) PKI
10 3 (0.61%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.61%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.41%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 29 (5.92%) Linux
1 29 (5.92%) Windows
2 6 (1.22%) Unix
3 3 (0.61%) Mesosphere
3 3 (0.61%) VMS
4 1 (0.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (28.98%) DevOps
3 98 (20.00%) Microservices
4 62 (12.65%) Test Automation
5 60 (12.24%) SOA
6 52 (10.61%) Open Source
6 52 (10.61%) SDLC
7 47 (9.59%) API Development
8 44 (8.98%) Mentoring
9 41 (8.37%) Scrum
10 38 (7.76%) Software Engineering
11 37 (7.55%) Data Modelling
12 36 (7.35%) TDD
13 35 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
14 31 (6.33%) Web Development
15 30 (6.12%) API Design
16 28 (5.71%) CRM
17 27 (5.51%) Deployment Automation
18 26 (5.31%) User Stories
19 24 (4.90%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 224 (45.71%) Java
2 94 (19.18%) SQL
3 71 (14.49%) JavaScript
4 46 (9.39%) Python
5 34 (6.94%) C#
6 28 (5.71%) Java 8
7 27 (5.51%) PowerShell
8 24 (4.90%) Apex Code
9 23 (4.69%) Bash Shell
10 22 (4.49%) SOQL
11 16 (3.27%) TypeScript
12 14 (2.86%) Go
13 11 (2.24%) SOSL
14 9 (1.84%) PHP
15 7 (1.43%) Perl
15 7 (1.43%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.43%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.02%) Groovy
17 4 (0.82%) ActionScript 2.0
17 4 (0.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (1.63%) Degree
2 3 (0.61%) APMP
2 3 (0.61%) SC Cleared
2 3 (0.61%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.06%) QA
2 7 (1.43%) PSD2
3 6 (1.22%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.22%) GDPR
4 2 (0.41%) MiFID
5 1 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.20%) EMIR
5 1 (0.20%) FATCA
5 1 (0.20%) PMO
System Software
1 43 (8.78%) Docker
2 6 (1.22%) OpenAM
3 3 (0.61%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
3 3 (0.61%) OpenDJ
4 2 (0.41%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 42 (8.57%) Ansible
2 31 (6.33%) Kubernetes
3 24 (4.90%) Puppet
4 23 (4.69%) CloudHub
5 18 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (1.43%) Terraform
7 6 (1.22%) SCCM
7 6 (1.22%) Single Sign-On
7 6 (1.22%) WMI
8 5 (1.02%) Kibana
9 4 (0.82%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.61%) Consul
10 3 (0.61%) Control-M
10 3 (0.61%) Grafana
11 2 (0.41%) Automic
11 2 (0.41%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.20%) Packer
Vendors
1 83 (16.94%) Salesforce.com
2 41 (8.37%) Oracle
3 36 (7.35%) Dell
4 28 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 28 (5.71%) SAP
5 27 (5.51%) TIBCO
6 21 (4.29%) Informatica
7 17 (3.47%) IBM
8 14 (2.86%) Google
8 14 (2.86%) WSO2
9 8 (1.63%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 8 (1.63%) ForgeRock
9 8 (1.63%) Talend
10 7 (1.43%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.43%) webMethods
11 6 (1.22%) Splunk
12 5 (1.02%) BMC
12 5 (1.02%) Pega
12 5 (1.02%) SnapLogic
13 4 (0.82%) Jitterbit