The first table below looks at the demand for J2ME skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2ME over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME)
Rank 556 521 499
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -22
Contract jobs citing J2ME 14 21 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.045% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.16% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 39
Average daily rate
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£368 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £220 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £325 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £175 £275
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £43.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £43.50 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13745 13229 13967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.84% 28.44% 26.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8985 8596 8674
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 276 345
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
J2ME
UK

J2ME
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

J2ME Jobs Demand Trend in England

J2ME
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

J2ME Daily Rate Trend in England

J2ME
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2ME across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

J2ME Daily Rate Histogram in England

J2ME
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

J2ME Hourly Rate Trend in England

J2ME
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2ME within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 8 £375 +15.38%
South East -9 3 - - 1
Yorkshire +6 2 £360 - 2
East of England - 1 - -
North West - - - - 1
South West - - - - 1
J2ME
UK

J2ME
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing J2ME also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited J2ME.

1 22 (64.71%) Java
2 16 (47.06%) Android
3 14 (41.18%) Mobile App
4 13 (38.24%) SQL
4 13 (38.24%) Android Development
5 12 (35.29%) JSON
6 11 (32.35%) REST
6 11 (32.35%) XML
7 10 (29.41%) WAP
8 9 (26.47%) Apache
8 9 (26.47%) Oracle
9 8 (23.53%) Ant
9 8 (23.53%) Handset
9 8 (23.53%) JIRA
9 8 (23.53%) Banking
9 8 (23.53%) Maven
10 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (20.59%) Scrum
10 7 (20.59%) Selenium
10 7 (20.59%) SoapUI
10 7 (20.59%) 4G
10 7 (20.59%) Apache Ivy
10 7 (20.59%) eggPlant
10 7 (20.59%) Manual Testing
10 7 (20.59%) Test Automation
10 7 (20.59%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (20.59%) 2G
10 7 (20.59%) HTML
10 7 (20.59%) Regression Testing
10 7 (20.59%) MVC

J2ME
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing J2ME also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited J2ME. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (26.47%) Apache
2 3 (8.82%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) 3G
1 7 (20.59%) 2G
1 7 (20.59%) 4G
2 5 (14.71%) Internet
3 3 (8.82%) RTCP
3 3 (8.82%) RTP
4 2 (5.88%) RFID
4 2 (5.88%) NFC
4 2 (5.88%) GSM
4 2 (5.88%) SMS
5 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Ant
1 8 (23.53%) Maven
1 8 (23.53%) JIRA
2 7 (20.59%) Selenium
2 7 (20.59%) SoapUI
2 7 (20.59%) Toad
2 7 (20.59%) LoadRunner
2 7 (20.59%) Apache Ivy
2 7 (20.59%) eggPlant
3 2 (5.88%) Calabash
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) JUnit
4 1 (2.94%) PhoneGap
4 1 (2.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 8 (23.53%) Banking
2 3 (8.82%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Developer
2 13 (38.24%) Android Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Test Leader
5 3 (8.82%) Mobile Developer
6 2 (5.88%) QA Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.94%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Mobile Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) JSON
2 11 (32.35%) REST
2 11 (32.35%) XML
3 10 (29.41%) WAP
4 7 (20.59%) HTML
4 7 (20.59%) SOAP
4 7 (20.59%) Web Services
5 5 (14.71%) J2EE
6 4 (11.76%) Spring
7 3 (8.82%) J2SE
7 3 (8.82%) SyncML
7 3 (8.82%) Android SDK
7 3 (8.82%) OAuth
7 3 (8.82%) Java ME
8 2 (5.88%) KML
8 2 (5.88%) BREW
8 2 (5.88%) .NET
8 2 (5.88%) CSS
8 2 (5.88%) JDBC
8 2 (5.88%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Mobile App
2 8 (23.53%) Handset
3 6 (17.65%) Blackberry
4 5 (14.71%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (11.76%) iPhone
6 3 (8.82%) GIS
7 2 (5.88%) Device Driver
7 2 (5.88%) N-Tier
8 1 (2.94%) Streaming Video
8 1 (2.94%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Android
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) Windows CE
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Android Development
2 7 (20.59%) Test Automation
2 7 (20.59%) MVC
2 7 (20.59%) Scrum
2 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.59%) Regression Testing
2 7 (20.59%) Manual Testing
3 6 (17.65%) TDD
3 6 (17.65%) OOP
4 4 (11.76%) Use Case
4 4 (11.76%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (11.76%) Automation Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (8.82%) Game Development
5 3 (8.82%) SOA
6 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Multithreading
6 2 (5.88%) E-business
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.94%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) Java
2 13 (38.24%) SQL
3 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.76%) C++
5 3 (8.82%) C
5 3 (8.82%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.94%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Oracle
2 7 (20.59%) Sun
2 7 (20.59%) HP
2 7 (20.59%) Apple
3 4 (11.76%) Facebook
4 3 (8.82%) Twitter
4 3 (8.82%) ESRI
4 3 (8.82%) Google
5 2 (5.88%) Mapinfo
6 1 (2.94%) Symbian
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