The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 November 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME)
Rank 569 527 515
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -12
Contract jobs citing J2ME 11 31 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.065% 0.066%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.079% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 14
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -12.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
- +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13982 13567 13324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.81% 28.53% 28.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9637 8975 8250
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 258 325
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £17.04 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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
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 21 November 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
North West -2 5 £325 -3.70% 1
South East -16 3 £325 -
London -13 2 £300 -33.40% 3
Yorkshire -15 1 - -
South West - - - -
East of England - - - -
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J2ME
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 21 (87.50%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 11 (45.83%) XML
4 10 (41.67%) SOA
4 10 (41.67%) Android
4 10 (41.67%) Java ME
5 9 (37.50%) J2EE
6 8 (33.33%) REST
7 7 (29.17%) Facebook
7 7 (29.17%) JSON
7 7 (29.17%) SQL
7 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (29.17%) TDD
7 7 (29.17%) Spring
8 6 (25.00%) Google
8 6 (25.00%) Games
8 6 (25.00%) J2SE
8 6 (25.00%) Internet
8 6 (25.00%) Use Case
8 6 (25.00%) Twitter
8 6 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
8 6 (25.00%) OAuth
8 6 (25.00%) Game Development
9 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
9 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
9 5 (20.83%) Blackberry
9 5 (20.83%) Oracle
9 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
9 5 (20.83%) Scrum

J2ME
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 4 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.17%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) NFC
3 1 (4.17%) 4G
3 1 (4.17%) GPRS
3 1 (4.17%) GSM
3 1 (4.17%) 3G
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
3 1 (4.17%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) Ant
2 2 (8.33%) JUnit
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.17%) Gradle
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (4.17%) eggPlant
3 1 (4.17%) Android Studio
3 1 (4.17%) Toad
3 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 6 (25.00%) Games
2 3 (12.50%) Publishing
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Mobile Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Java Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Android Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 3 (12.50%) SOA Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) SOA Designer
7 1 (4.17%) UI Programmer
7 1 (4.17%) Mobile Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Java Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.17%) UI Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) XML
2 10 (41.67%) Java ME
3 9 (37.50%) J2EE
4 8 (33.33%) REST
5 7 (29.17%) Spring
5 7 (29.17%) JSON
6 6 (25.00%) J2SE
6 6 (25.00%) OAuth
7 4 (16.67%) .NET
7 4 (16.67%) Java SE
7 4 (16.67%) Java EE
8 3 (12.50%) WSDL
9 2 (8.33%) WAP
9 2 (8.33%) Web Services
9 2 (8.33%) Android SDK
10 1 (4.17%) Android NDK
10 1 (4.17%) RESTful
10 1 (4.17%) SOAP
10 1 (4.17%) OpenGL
10 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (20.83%) Blackberry
3 3 (12.50%) Smartphone
4 2 (8.33%) iPhone
4 2 (8.33%) Handset
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (4.17%) User Experience
5 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.17%) Tandem
5 1 (4.17%) STB
5 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
5 1 (4.17%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Android
2 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
3 4 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (4.17%) webOS
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) SOA
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) TDD
3 6 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 6 (25.00%) Game Development
3 6 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 6 (25.00%) Use Case
4 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
4 5 (20.83%) Scrum
4 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.67%) BPEL
5 4 (16.67%) Android Development
6 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.33%) Regression Testing
7 2 (8.33%) MVC
7 2 (8.33%) OO
8 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
8 1 (4.17%) OOD
8 1 (4.17%) UML
8 1 (4.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) VC++
4 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Facebook
2 6 (25.00%) Twitter
2 6 (25.00%) Google
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle
4 3 (12.50%) Apple
4 3 (12.50%) Syclo
5 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
5 1 (4.17%) Symbian
5 1 (4.17%) Sun
5 1 (4.17%) HP
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