The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Mule skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mule over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 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.

Mule
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 105 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 -  
Contract jobs citing Mule 8 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.60% 0.36% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.72% 1.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Median daily rate £513 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.24% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £394 £413
% change year-on-year +10.47% -4.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Mule is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 215 368 360
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 16.04% 18.79% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 235 222
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 10
Median hourly rate £19.00 £9.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +111.11% -25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.36 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.10 £21.30 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year - +3.91%  

Mule
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Mule as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Mule in West Yorkshire

Mule
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Mule in West Yorkshire

Mule
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mule in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mule in West Yorkshire

Mule
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mule within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +4 5 £525 +27.27% 1
Wakefield - 3 £400 -
Mule
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mule also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Mule.

1 35 (77.78%) MuleSoft
2 25 (55.56%) Java
3 22 (48.89%) Mule ESB
4 15 (33.33%) SOA
5 12 (26.67%) Middleware
5 12 (26.67%) SOAP
6 11 (24.44%) E-Commerce
6 11 (24.44%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (20.00%) EAI
7 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (17.78%) TDD
8 8 (17.78%) Finance
8 8 (17.78%) SDLC
9 7 (15.56%) REST
10 6 (13.33%) Java EE
10 6 (13.33%) B2B
10 6 (13.33%) JMS
10 6 (13.33%) J2EE
10 6 (13.33%) EJB
10 6 (13.33%) Servlets
10 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
10 6 (13.33%) Web Services
10 6 (13.33%) XML
10 6 (13.33%) API Development
10 6 (13.33%) RAML
10 6 (13.33%) Anypoint
11 5 (11.11%) .NET
11 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (11.11%) RESTful
11 5 (11.11%) Spring

Mule
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 22 (48.89%) Mule ESB
2 6 (13.33%) Anypoint
2 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Cucumber
1 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
1 4 (8.89%) Xcode
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Retail
4 2 (4.44%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (86.67%) Developer
2 14 (31.11%) Integration Developer
3 8 (17.78%) MuleSoft Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Android Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Applications Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (4.44%) iOS Android Developer
5 2 (4.44%) iOS Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.22%) Agile Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) Middleware
1 12 (26.67%) SOAP
2 7 (15.56%) REST
3 6 (13.33%) EJB
3 6 (13.33%) J2EE
3 6 (13.33%) Java EE
3 6 (13.33%) JMS
3 6 (13.33%) RAML
3 6 (13.33%) Servlets
3 6 (13.33%) Web Services
3 6 (13.33%) XML
4 5 (11.11%) .NET
4 5 (11.11%) RESTful
4 5 (11.11%) Spring
5 4 (8.89%) Node.js
5 4 (8.89%) Spring Boot
5 4 (8.89%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.44%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Android
1 4 (8.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) SOA
2 11 (24.44%) E-Commerce
3 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.00%) EAI
4 8 (17.78%) SDLC
4 8 (17.78%) TDD
5 6 (13.33%) API Development
5 6 (13.33%) B2B
6 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.89%) Pattern Recognition
8 3 (6.67%) ATDD
8 3 (6.67%) BDD
8 3 (6.67%) DevOps
8 3 (6.67%) Scrum
8 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.44%) Android Development
9 2 (4.44%) Data Architecture
9 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (4.44%) iOS Development
9 2 (4.44%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (8.89%) Apple Swift
3 1 (2.22%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
Vendors
1 35 (77.78%) MuleSoft
2 4 (8.89%) Splunk
2 4 (8.89%) Tealium
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft