Period
to 21 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 June 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 144 160
Rank change year-on-year -28 +16 +11
Contract jobs citing MuleSoft 18 35 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.81% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 1.89% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 31 27
West Midlands median daily rate £575 £550 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +48.65% -
England median daily rate £504 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +0.75% - -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England 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 advertised in the West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,180 1,847 2,731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 44.60% 42.88% 48.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,277 1,078 1,436
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.84%
10th Percentile £235 £220 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 87 85
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £15.85 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.36% +17.41% -18.67%
10th Percentile £10.44 £10.40 £10.10
90th Percentile £29.58 £42.90 £25.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +2.86%

MuleSoft
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing MuleSoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for MuleSoft in the West Midlands

MuleSoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MuleSoft in the West Midlands

MuleSoft
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MuleSoft in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MuleSoft in the West Midlands

MuleSoft
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MuleSoft within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 June 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
Birmingham -13 11 £400 -27.27% 2
Shropshire -25 3 £575 +5.99%
MuleSoft
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for MuleSoft.

1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) DevOps
3 6 (33.33%) Middleware
3 6 (33.33%) Spring
4 5 (27.78%) Mule
4 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
4 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 4 (22.22%) Mule ESB
5 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 4 (22.22%) Coaching
5 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 4 (22.22%) Programme Delivery
5 4 (22.22%) J2EE
5 4 (22.22%) Ant
5 4 (22.22%) JUnit
5 4 (22.22%) Struts
5 4 (22.22%) XML
5 4 (22.22%) JBoss
5 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
5 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
5 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
5 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (22.22%) JPA
5 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 4 (22.22%) Maven
5 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 4 (22.22%) Ajax
5 4 (22.22%) HTML

MuleSoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (27.78%) Mule
2 4 (22.22%) JBoss
2 4 (22.22%) Mule ESB
2 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.56%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.56%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 4 (22.22%) Ant
2 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) JUnit
2 4 (22.22%) Maven
3 3 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) SonarQube
4 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) MuleSoft Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Integration Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Middleware Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Middleware Developer
5 2 (11.11%) MuleSoft Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Junior
6 1 (5.56%) Junior DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Junior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (5.56%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Middleware
1 6 (33.33%) Spring
2 4 (22.22%) Ajax
2 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
2 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) J2EE
2 4 (22.22%) Java EE
2 4 (22.22%) JPA
2 4 (22.22%) jQuery
2 4 (22.22%) Struts
2 4 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (11.11%) Hystrix
3 2 (11.11%) JMS
3 2 (11.11%) OAuth
3 2 (11.11%) OAuth2
3 2 (11.11%) RESTful
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
1 3 (16.67%) Mac OS X
1 3 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) DevOps
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Coaching
2 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 4 (22.22%) Programme Delivery
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (16.67%) Microservices
3 3 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Pair Programming
5 1 (5.56%) Refactoring
5 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Apigee
2 2 (11.11%) WSO2
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) RedGate
3 1 (5.56%) SAP