The table below looks at the statistics for J2ME skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2ME over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME)
Rank - - 46
Contract jobs citing J2ME 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - - 1.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate - £383 £400
% change year-on-year
- -4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
J2ME
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
167 87 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 45.75% 32.95% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 59 82
Average daily rate £388 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

J2ME
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2ME across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2ME Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

J2ME
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing J2ME across the Cardiff region.

J2ME Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff