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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME)
Rank 571 535 510
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -25
Contract jobs citing J2ME 8 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.038% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.060% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £210 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
J2ME
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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
13442 13306 11554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.32% 27.74% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8992 8932 7437
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 168 346
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £16.66 £17.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -21 3 £550 +51.72% 1
South East -14 1 £400 +14.28% 1
South West - 1 £413 - 1
East of England - 1 £450 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 £365 - 4
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J2ME
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 18 (78.26%) Java
1 18 (78.26%) Android
2 15 (65.22%) Android Development
3 11 (47.83%) J2EE
4 10 (43.48%) Android SDK
5 8 (34.78%) Mobile App
5 8 (34.78%) Apple iOS
5 8 (34.78%) OO
6 7 (30.43%) XML
7 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
8 5 (21.74%) Finance
8 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
8 5 (21.74%) Multithreading
8 5 (21.74%) JSON
9 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
9 4 (17.39%) Social Media
9 4 (17.39%) REST
9 4 (17.39%) Android Studio
9 4 (17.39%) Mobile Development
9 4 (17.39%) J2SE
9 4 (17.39%) SOAP
9 4 (17.39%) .NET
9 4 (17.39%) Google
10 3 (13.04%) BPEL
10 3 (13.04%) Banking
10 3 (13.04%) Publishing
10 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
10 3 (13.04%) Scrum

J2ME
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (8.70%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Wireless
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (8.70%) SQLite
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
2 4 (17.39%) Android Studio
3 3 (13.04%) Xcode
4 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.70%) Subversion
5 1 (4.35%) JUnit
5 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Publishing
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Electronics
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 13 (56.52%) Android Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 3 (13.04%) SOA Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Mobility Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Android Developer
5 1 (4.35%) iOS Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) J2EE
2 10 (43.48%) Android SDK
3 7 (30.43%) XML
4 5 (21.74%) JSON
5 4 (17.39%) REST
5 4 (17.39%) J2SE
5 4 (17.39%) SOAP
5 4 (17.39%) .NET
6 3 (13.04%) HTML
6 3 (13.04%) Web Services
6 3 (13.04%) WSDL
6 3 (13.04%) HTML5
6 3 (13.04%) iOS SDK
6 3 (13.04%) Java ME
6 3 (13.04%) Java SE
6 3 (13.04%) Java EE
7 2 (8.70%) BREW
7 2 (8.70%) jQuery
7 2 (8.70%) MIDP
7 2 (8.70%) CLDC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Mobile App
2 4 (17.39%) Social Media
3 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.35%) STB
4 1 (4.35%) Handset
4 1 (4.35%) DTV
4 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Android
2 8 (34.78%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Android Development
2 8 (34.78%) OO
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
4 5 (21.74%) Multithreading
5 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
5 4 (17.39%) Mobile Development
6 3 (13.04%) BPEL
6 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
6 3 (13.04%) SOA
7 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.70%) OWASP
7 2 (8.70%) iOS Development
8 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Content Management
8 1 (4.35%) Migration
8 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) Objective-C
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) VC++
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Google
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Syclo
3 2 (8.70%) Apple
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Sitecore
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Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £390 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago