Period
to

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 21 May 2022 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
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 529 300 438
Rank change year-on-year -229 +138 +18
Contract jobs citing MuleSoft 326 490 201
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.84% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 2.03% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 326 125
10th Percentile £425 £400 £413
25th Percentile £513 £450 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £625 £543 £535
Median % change year-on-year +15.21% +1.40% -2.73%
75th Percentile £733 £625 £675
90th Percentile £800 £675 £775
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £520 £475
% change year-on-year +10.58% +9.47% -13.64%

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 35,408 24,132 20,567
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.11% 41.27% 42.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,565 15,448 12,822
10th Percentile £300 £285 £228
25th Percentile £413 £381 £356
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -2.17%
75th Percentile £638 £575 £563
90th Percentile £725 £675 £656
UK excluding London median daily rate £468 £435 £433
% change year-on-year +7.59% +0.54% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 893 740 840
10th Percentile £12.21 £11.32 £11.80
25th Percentile £15.25 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate £21.50 £21.50 £19.38
Median % change year-on-year - +10.97% +7.31%
75th Percentile £47.50 £45.00 £34.50
90th Percentile £64.90 £56.50 £52.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.55 £18.46
% change year-on-year +2.43% +0.51% +8.56%

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 21 May 2022.

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 21 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -206 268 £638 +18.60% 43
London -165 194 £650 +18.18% 22
Work from Home -186 138 £600 +14.29% 13
UK excluding London -122 68 £575 +10.58% 26
South West -17 27 £620 +19.52% 8
South East -73 11 £466 -17.11% 5
Midlands -56 10 £613 +44.12% 2
West Midlands -58 8 £613 +44.12% 2
North of England -60 8 £543 +5.85% 3
Scotland -18 7 £500 +11.11% 6
Yorkshire -28 6 £510 -11.92% 1
Northern Ireland - 3 £550 -
East Midlands -29 2 £313 -42.66%
East of England -30 2 £525 +1.94% 1
North West -51 2 £675 +28.57% 2
Wales -11 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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.

1 156 (47.85%) Agile
2 96 (29.45%) Azure
3 93 (28.53%) AWS
3 93 (28.53%) Social Skills
4 91 (27.91%) Salesforce.com
5 84 (25.77%) DevOps
6 71 (21.78%) Microservices
7 67 (20.55%) SQL
8 64 (19.63%) Java
9 61 (18.71%) SDLC
9 61 (18.71%) CI/CD
10 58 (17.79%) Finance
11 53 (16.26%) Kubernetes
12 52 (15.95%) REST
13 49 (15.03%) Oracle
14 48 (14.72%) SAP
15 47 (14.42%) Scrum
16 44 (13.50%) TOGAF
17 41 (12.58%) Software Engineering
18 38 (11.66%) SOAP
19 37 (11.35%) JavaScript
19 37 (11.35%) Git (software)
20 36 (11.04%) CRM
21 34 (10.43%) Python
22 33 (10.12%) PaaS
23 32 (9.82%) Kafka
24 31 (9.51%) Serverless
25 29 (8.90%) Anypoint
25 29 (8.90%) Scaled Agile Framework
25 29 (8.90%) User Experience

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 29 (8.90%) Anypoint
2 28 (8.59%) BizTalk Server
3 21 (6.44%) Mule
4 14 (4.29%) CMS
4 14 (4.29%) Confluence
5 12 (3.68%) Camunda
6 11 (3.37%) JBoss
6 11 (3.37%) Tomcat
7 8 (2.45%) Red Hat Fuse
7 8 (2.45%) WebLogic
8 7 (2.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 5 (1.53%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (1.53%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.23%) Drupal
10 4 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.92%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.92%) WordPress
12 2 (0.61%) Apache
12 2 (0.61%) IBM Transformation Extender
12 2 (0.61%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 5 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.31%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.31%) EngageOne
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (3.68%) SAP S/4HANA
2 11 (3.37%) SAP CRM
3 8 (2.45%) Oracle SCM
4 7 (2.15%) Magento
5 6 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (1.84%) SAP Hybris
6 5 (1.53%) Eloqua
7 3 (0.92%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (0.92%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.61%) Maximo
8 2 (0.61%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.61%) SAP IS-U
8 2 (0.61%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
9 1 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.31%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.31%) Sentinel
9 1 (0.31%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 96 (29.45%) Azure
2 93 (28.53%) AWS
3 33 (10.12%) PaaS
4 31 (9.51%) Serverless
5 25 (7.67%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 18 (5.52%) Azure Logic Apps
6 18 (5.52%) SaaS
7 17 (5.21%) Azure Functions
8 15 (4.60%) AWS Lambda
8 15 (4.60%) GCP
8 15 (4.60%) OpenShift
9 14 (4.29%) Azure Cosmos DB
9 14 (4.29%) Azure Storage
10 12 (3.68%) Boomi
10 12 (3.68%) GitHub
10 12 (3.68%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 11 (3.37%) Apigee
12 10 (3.07%) Azure Active Directory
12 10 (3.07%) Kong
12 10 (3.07%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.23%) HTTP
2 3 (0.92%) SSL
3 2 (0.61%) DNS
3 2 (0.61%) Firewall
3 2 (0.61%) FTP
3 2 (0.61%) Internet
4 1 (0.31%) DHCP
4 1 (0.31%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.13%) MongoDB
1 20 (6.13%) Relational Database
2 17 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (4.60%) Big Data
4 14 (4.29%) Azure SQL Database
5 13 (3.99%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (3.68%) Cloudera CDH
7 11 (3.37%) Metadata
7 11 (3.37%) NoSQL
8 9 (2.76%) MySQL
8 9 (2.76%) SQL Server
9 8 (2.45%) Power BI
10 7 (2.15%) MarkLogic
11 6 (1.84%) Data Lake
12 5 (1.53%) SAP HANA
13 4 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (1.23%) Tableau
14 3 (0.92%) GIS
14 3 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.92%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 37 (11.35%) Git (software)
2 29 (8.90%) JIRA
3 19 (5.83%) Jenkins
4 15 (4.60%) PowerDesigner
5 11 (3.37%) Cypress.io
5 11 (3.37%) Maven
6 10 (3.07%) Subversion
7 9 (2.76%) Storybook
7 9 (2.76%) webpack
8 8 (2.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (2.45%) Eclipse
8 8 (2.45%) Gradle
8 8 (2.45%) Moq
8 8 (2.45%) NUnit
9 6 (1.84%) ERwin
9 6 (1.84%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (1.23%) Postman
11 3 (0.92%) GitLab
11 3 (0.92%) JUnit
11 3 (0.92%) SonarQube
General
1 93 (28.53%) Social Skills
2 58 (17.79%) Finance
3 18 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.52%) Retail
4 17 (5.21%) Presentation Skills
5 16 (4.91%) Marketing
6 15 (4.60%) Banking
6 15 (4.60%) Front Office
7 11 (3.37%) Influencing Skills
7 11 (3.37%) Manufacturing
8 8 (2.45%) Public Sector
9 7 (2.15%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.84%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 5 (1.53%) Law
12 4 (1.23%) Billing
13 3 (0.92%) Documentation Skills
13 3 (0.92%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.61%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 140 (42.94%) Architect
2 75 (23.01%) Solutions Architect
3 70 (21.47%) Developer
4 28 (8.59%) Project Manager
5 25 (7.67%) Data Architect
6 19 (5.83%) Integration Architect
7 17 (5.21%) MuleSoft Developer
8 15 (4.60%) Salesforce Architect
9 12 (3.68%) Enterprise Architect
9 12 (3.68%) Full Stack Developer
10 11 (3.37%) .NET Developer
10 11 (3.37%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (3.37%) C# Developer
11 10 (3.07%) Java Developer
11 10 (3.07%) React Developer
12 8 (2.45%) Azure Developer
12 8 (2.45%) MuleSoft Architect
12 8 (2.45%) Node.js Developer
12 8 (2.45%) Technical Leader
13 7 (2.15%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (15.95%) REST
2 38 (11.66%) SOAP
3 32 (9.82%) Kafka
4 27 (8.28%) .NET
5 26 (7.98%) AngularJS
5 26 (7.98%) XML
6 25 (7.67%) JSON
6 25 (7.67%) Node.js
6 25 (7.67%) RESTful
7 24 (7.36%) Middleware
8 23 (7.06%) CSS
8 23 (7.06%) HTML
9 22 (6.75%) Web Services
10 20 (6.13%) Spring
11 19 (5.83%) RAML
12 17 (5.21%) Apache Camel
13 16 (4.91%) HTML5
14 15 (4.60%) Lightning Web Components
14 15 (4.60%) React
15 14 (4.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.90%) User Experience
2 25 (7.67%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (6.13%) Legacy Systems
4 15 (4.60%) Cloud Native
5 11 (3.37%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.37%) Virtual Team
6 10 (3.07%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (2.15%) NHS
8 6 (1.84%) CMDB
8 6 (1.84%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (1.84%) Reference Data
9 5 (1.53%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.53%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.53%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.53%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.53%) Taxonomies
10 3 (0.92%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.92%) Renewable Energy
10 3 (0.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (7.98%) Windows
2 11 (3.37%) VMS
3 5 (1.53%) Linux
4 4 (1.23%) Android
4 4 (1.23%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.92%) Unix
6 1 (0.31%) Debian
6 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (47.85%) Agile
2 84 (25.77%) DevOps
3 71 (21.78%) Microservices
4 61 (18.71%) CI/CD
4 61 (18.71%) SDLC
5 47 (14.42%) Scrum
6 44 (13.50%) TOGAF
7 41 (12.58%) Software Engineering
8 36 (11.04%) CRM
9 29 (8.90%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 28 (8.59%) Migration
11 27 (8.28%) Data Architecture
11 27 (8.28%) Enterprise Architecture
12 26 (7.98%) Full Stack Development
13 21 (6.44%) Analytics
13 21 (6.44%) Data Modelling
13 21 (6.44%) E-Commerce
13 21 (6.44%) Kanban
13 21 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (6.13%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 67 (20.55%) SQL
2 64 (19.63%) Java
3 37 (11.35%) JavaScript
4 34 (10.43%) Python
5 22 (6.75%) C#
6 17 (5.21%) PL/SQL
7 15 (4.60%) TypeScript
8 14 (4.29%) Go
8 14 (4.29%) T-SQL
9 13 (3.99%) C++
10 11 (3.37%) DataWeave
11 9 (2.76%) Apex Code
12 8 (2.45%) VB.NET
13 7 (2.15%) Perl
14 6 (1.84%) Groovy
14 6 (1.84%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.53%) PHP
16 4 (1.23%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.92%) Kotlin
17 3 (0.92%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 21 (6.44%) Degree
2 10 (3.07%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.76%) PMP
4 6 (1.84%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.84%) TOGAF Certification
5 4 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.92%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.61%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.31%) OCP
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.75%) Data Quality
2 11 (3.37%) QA
3 4 (1.23%) Accessibility
3 4 (1.23%) ISO 20022
3 4 (1.23%) SEPA
4 2 (0.61%) COBIT
4 2 (0.61%) GDPR
4 2 (0.61%) ITGC
4 2 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (5.52%) Docker
2 11 (3.37%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.31%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 53 (16.26%) Kubernetes
2 8 (2.45%) CloudHub
3 7 (2.15%) Single Sign-On
3 7 (2.15%) Terraform
4 5 (1.53%) Ansible
4 5 (1.53%) Puppet
5 4 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.61%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 2 (0.61%) Kibana
7 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.31%) Salt
7 1 (0.31%) SCCM
7 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 91 (27.91%) Salesforce.com
2 49 (15.03%) Oracle
3 48 (14.72%) SAP
4 21 (6.44%) Microsoft
4 21 (6.44%) Red Hat
5 19 (5.83%) BiZZdesign
6 14 (4.29%) hybris
6 14 (4.29%) Pega
7 13 (3.99%) Cloudera
8 12 (3.68%) Charles River
8 12 (3.68%) Splunk
9 11 (3.37%) Google
9 11 (3.37%) Guidewire
10 9 (2.76%) Adobe
11 8 (2.45%) Sitecore
12 7 (2.15%) Apptus
12 7 (2.15%) IBM
12 7 (2.15%) Informatica
12 7 (2.15%) ServiceNow
13 6 (1.84%) SnapLogic