Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 428 537 601
Rank change year-on-year +109 +64 -44
Contract jobs citing MuleSoft 344 366 306
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.37% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 0.87% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 272 196
UK median daily rate £545 £550 £523
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.91% +5.26% +1.95%
10th Percentile £413 £425 £395
90th Percentile £750 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
UK median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

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 31,588 42,158 41,876
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.48% 42.30% 42.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 19,588 26,088 26,406
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £224 £258 £231
90th Percentile £638 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,352 1,543 1,376
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +0.40% +2.53%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £51.75 £48.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

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 22 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MuleSoft in the UK

MuleSoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MuleSoft over the 6 months to 22 January 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for MuleSoft in the UK

MuleSoft
Top 15 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 22 January 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 +108 317 £550 +4.76% 54
UK excluding London +133 169 £500 -9.09% 34
London +62 166 £575 +4.55% 29
North of England +81 73 £450 -12.20% 11
North West +53 57 £450 -10.00% 7
South East +80 42 £590 +12.38% 6
Wales +11 17 £475 -19.15% 5
Midlands +45 16 £525 -4.55% 1
Yorkshire +42 15 £432 -21.55%
West Midlands +51 12 £525 +5.53% 1
East of England +41 10 £650 +18.18% 1
South West +10 9 £500 - 6
East Midlands +26 4 £515 -6.36%
Scotland +30 2 £413 -25.00% 4
North East - 1 - - 4

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 140 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (39.24%) Java
3 100 (29.07%) Finance
4 95 (27.62%) SQL
5 89 (25.87%) Azure
6 67 (19.48%) DevOps
7 62 (18.02%) AWS
7 62 (18.02%) Salesforce.com
8 59 (17.15%) Oracle
8 59 (17.15%) XML
8 59 (17.15%) JIRA
9 55 (15.99%) Anypoint
10 52 (15.12%) SC Cleared
10 52 (15.12%) Security Cleared
11 48 (13.95%) REST
11 48 (13.95%) Axway
12 44 (12.79%) Mule
13 43 (12.50%) JSON
14 39 (11.34%) Banking
14 39 (11.34%) SQL Server
15 36 (10.47%) SOAP
16 35 (10.17%) Microservices
17 34 (9.88%) Project Management
17 34 (9.88%) Scrum
18 33 (9.59%) Web Services
19 32 (9.30%) JavaScript
19 32 (9.30%) ERP
20 31 (9.01%) T-SQL
20 31 (9.01%) webMethods
20 31 (9.01%) Dell

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 (15.99%) Anypoint
2 44 (12.79%) Mule
3 30 (8.72%) Confluence
4 28 (8.14%) Red Hat Fuse
5 25 (7.27%) JBoss
6 24 (6.98%) MQSeries
7 23 (6.69%) WebLogic
8 11 (3.20%) WebSphere
9 9 (2.62%) IIS
10 8 (2.33%) Mattermost
11 5 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (1.45%) Mule ESB
12 4 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (1.16%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.87%) Apache ServiceMix
13 3 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
14 2 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 1 (0.29%) Apache Pig
15 1 (0.29%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 11 (3.20%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (2.91%) NetSuite
2 4 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.87%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.58%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 1 (0.29%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 89 (25.87%) Azure
2 62 (18.02%) AWS
3 28 (8.14%) SaaS
4 18 (5.23%) Boomi
5 17 (4.94%) GCP
6 14 (4.07%) OpenShift
6 14 (4.07%) PaaS
7 11 (3.20%) Dynamics 365
8 10 (2.91%) Force.com
8 10 (2.91%) iPaaS
9 9 (2.62%) GitHub
9 9 (2.62%) Office 365
10 8 (2.33%) IaaS
11 6 (1.74%) Apigee
11 6 (1.74%) Power Platform
11 6 (1.74%) SuccessFactors
12 4 (1.16%) Amazon S3
12 4 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (0.87%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.49%) FTP
2 10 (2.91%) NAS
3 5 (1.45%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.16%) HTTP
5 3 (0.87%) SSL
6 1 (0.29%) Firewall
6 1 (0.29%) Internet
6 1 (0.29%) PBX
6 1 (0.29%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.29%) VoIP
6 1 (0.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (11.34%) SQL Server
2 29 (8.43%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (6.69%) MySQL
4 16 (4.65%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.87%) Amazon Aurora
7 3 (0.87%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (0.87%) Data Lake
7 3 (0.87%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.87%) Power BI
7 3 (0.87%) Redis
8 2 (0.58%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (0.58%) Big Data
8 2 (0.58%) Snowflake Schema
8 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.29%) OLTP
9 1 (0.29%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 59 (17.15%) JIRA
2 28 (8.14%) Git (software)
3 21 (6.10%) Jenkins
4 20 (5.81%) JUnit
4 20 (5.81%) Maven
5 15 (4.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (2.62%) Rational Team Concert
6 9 (2.62%) Subversion
7 8 (2.33%) Cucumber
7 8 (2.33%) SoapUI
8 7 (2.03%) JBehave
9 6 (1.74%) Bitbucket Server
10 5 (1.45%) Gradle
10 5 (1.45%) Postman
11 4 (1.16%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.87%) Ant
12 3 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.58%) Cypress.io
13 2 (0.58%) Mocha
General
1 100 (29.07%) Finance
2 39 (11.34%) Banking
3 21 (6.10%) Marketing
4 12 (3.49%) Retail
5 11 (3.20%) Back Office
6 9 (2.62%) Public Sector
7 7 (2.03%) Publishing
8 6 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.45%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.16%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.16%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.58%) Electronics
11 2 (0.58%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.29%) Legal
12 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 125 (36.34%) Architect
2 107 (31.10%) Developer
3 58 (16.86%) MuleSoft Developer
4 29 (8.43%) Technical Architect
5 28 (8.14%) Integration Architect
6 26 (7.56%) Solutions Architect
7 19 (5.52%) Java Developer
8 17 (4.94%) MuleSoft Architect
9 16 (4.65%) Senior Developer
10 15 (4.36%) Integration Developer
11 14 (4.07%) Azure Architect
11 14 (4.07%) Consultant
11 14 (4.07%) Delivery Manager
12 10 (2.91%) Analyst
12 10 (2.91%) Applications Architect
12 10 (2.91%) Designer
13 9 (2.62%) DevOps Engineer
13 9 (2.62%) SQL Developer
14 7 (2.03%) Applications Developer
14 7 (2.03%) Salesforce Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (17.15%) XML
2 48 (13.95%) REST
3 43 (12.50%) JSON
4 36 (10.47%) SOAP
5 33 (9.59%) Web Services
6 29 (8.43%) Apache Camel
7 26 (7.56%) Hibernate
8 25 (7.27%) RabbitMQ
9 24 (6.98%) ActiveMQ
10 23 (6.69%) MSMQ
10 23 (6.69%) RESTful
11 22 (6.40%) Middleware
11 22 (6.40%) Spring
12 21 (6.10%) .NET
13 17 (4.94%) RAML
14 16 (4.65%) XSD
15 13 (3.78%) AngularJS
15 13 (3.78%) IBM Integration Bus
15 13 (3.78%) Node.js
16 12 (3.49%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.62%) Mobile Banking
4 6 (1.74%) Data Centre
4 6 (1.74%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.45%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.16%) User Experience
7 3 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.58%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.58%) FMCG
8 2 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.58%) Robotics
8 2 (0.58%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.29%) AS400
9 1 (0.29%) CMDB
9 1 (0.29%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.29%) NHS
9 1 (0.29%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.69%) Linux
2 18 (5.23%) Windows
3 11 (3.20%) Unix
4 7 (2.03%) HPUX
5 3 (0.87%) Solaris
6 2 (0.58%) Android
6 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.29%) MVS
7 1 (0.29%) OS/2
7 1 (0.29%) VMS
7 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (19.48%) DevOps
3 35 (10.17%) Microservices
4 34 (9.88%) Project Management
4 34 (9.88%) Scrum
5 32 (9.30%) ERP
6 29 (8.43%) Test Automation
7 28 (8.14%) API Design
8 27 (7.85%) SDLC
8 27 (7.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 26 (7.56%) TDD
9 26 (7.56%) Unit Testing
10 24 (6.98%) Integration Testing
10 24 (6.98%) Mentoring
10 24 (6.98%) Waterfall
11 23 (6.69%) API Development
12 22 (6.40%) Data Modelling
13 21 (6.10%) Analytics
13 21 (6.10%) Problem-Solving
14 20 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 135 (39.24%) Java
2 95 (27.62%) SQL
3 32 (9.30%) JavaScript
4 31 (9.01%) T-SQL
5 25 (7.27%) PL/SQL
6 22 (6.40%) Python
7 16 (4.65%) C#
8 7 (2.03%) Bash Shell
8 7 (2.03%) Go
8 7 (2.03%) Java 8
9 6 (1.74%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.16%) ES6
10 4 (1.16%) ES7
11 3 (0.87%) Apex Code
11 3 (0.87%) Kotlin
12 2 (0.58%) C++
12 2 (0.58%) Groovy
12 2 (0.58%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.29%) VB
13 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (15.12%) SC Cleared
1 52 (15.12%) Security Cleared
2 20 (5.81%) Degree
3 5 (1.45%) TOGAF Certification
4 4 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.58%) CSPO
6 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.07%) QA
2 6 (1.74%) SLA
3 3 (0.87%) PSD2
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.29%) GAMP
4 1 (0.29%) GDPR
4 1 (0.29%) GxP
4 1 (0.29%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (3.20%) Docker
2 10 (2.91%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.29%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (7.56%) Ansible
2 23 (6.69%) Kubernetes
3 7 (2.03%) Terraform
4 6 (1.74%) Puppet
5 3 (0.87%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.58%) CloudHub
6 2 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 62 (18.02%) Salesforce.com
2 59 (17.15%) Oracle
3 48 (13.95%) Axway
4 31 (9.01%) Dell
4 31 (9.01%) webMethods
5 30 (8.72%) Microsoft
6 26 (7.56%) Red Hat
6 26 (7.56%) SAP
7 24 (6.98%) IBM
7 24 (6.98%) Sybase
8 20 (5.81%) TIBCO
9 19 (5.52%) NetApp
10 16 (4.65%) Software AG
10 16 (4.65%) Splunk
11 15 (4.36%) VMware
12 14 (4.07%) Cisco
12 14 (4.07%) EMC
12 14 (4.07%) Google
13 10 (2.91%) F5
14 7 (2.03%) 3PAR