Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 125 171
Rank change year-on-year -62 +46 +2
Contract jobs citing MuleSoft 14 54 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.27% 1.21% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 2.70% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 50 28
West Midlands median daily rate £498 £550 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.55% +17.02% -27.69%
10th Percentile £491 £474 £349
90th Percentile £575 £630 £556
England median daily rate £513 £536 £500
% change year-on-year -4.43% +7.25% -16.67%
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 2,390 2,002 2,944
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 46.61% 44.79% 47.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,357 1,177 1,609
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £233 £212 £225
90th Percentile £575 £570 £525
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 99 86
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% -9.68%
10th Percentile £10.81 £11.00 £10.13
90th Percentile £27.00 £48.00 £25.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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
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 25 September 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
Shropshire -57 11 £498 -9.55%
Birmingham -14 2 - - 4
MuleSoft
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 12 (85.71%) Java
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Middleware
3 10 (71.43%) WSO2
4 9 (64.29%) DevOps
4 9 (64.29%) Mentoring
5 8 (57.14%) Microservices
5 8 (57.14%) API Development
5 8 (57.14%) API Design
5 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
6 3 (21.43%) Subversion
6 3 (21.43%) Mac OS X
6 3 (21.43%) Unix
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 1 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (7.14%) Programme Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
7 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
7 1 (7.14%) Mule ESB
7 1 (7.14%) Coaching
7 1 (7.14%) Defect Management
7 1 (7.14%) Mule
7 1 (7.14%) JPA
7 1 (7.14%) Retail
7 1 (7.14%) Spring
7 1 (7.14%) Maven
7 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.14%) Ajax

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 1 (7.14%) JBoss
1 1 (7.14%) Mule
1 1 (7.14%) Mule ESB
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) JUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) Java Developer
3 10 (71.43%) Java Middleware Developer
3 10 (71.43%) Middleware Developer
4 8 (57.14%) Agile Developer
4 8 (57.14%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (28.57%) MuleSoft Developer
6 3 (21.43%) Integration Developer
7 2 (14.29%) Senior Agile Developer
7 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
7 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (14.29%) Senior Middleware Developer
8 1 (7.14%) Agile Product Owner
8 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Product Owner
8 1 (7.14%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) Java EE
2 1 (7.14%) JPA
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
2 1 (7.14%) Struts
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Mac OS X
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) DevOps
2 9 (64.29%) Mentoring
3 8 (57.14%) API Design
3 8 (57.14%) API Development
3 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (57.14%) Microservices
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) B2B
5 1 (7.14%) B2C
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) Defect Management
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) WSO2
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft