The table below looks at the statistics for J2ME skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2ME over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME)
Rank - - 205
Contract jobs citing J2ME 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.080%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate - £383 £400
% change year-on-year
- -4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
J2ME
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1123 1651 1864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 32.59% 29.97% 29.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 1303 1419
Median daily rate £475 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 3
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.72 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.59% -51.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.52 £16.64 £37.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.94 £60.00 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

J2ME
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing J2ME as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2ME Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

J2ME
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

J2ME Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

J2ME
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing J2ME across the City of London region.

J2ME Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London