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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME)
Rank 570 538 508
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -30
Contract jobs citing J2ME 19 22 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.047% 0.077%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.17% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 15
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £278 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £350 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £323 £275
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +17.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
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
13648 13265 12974
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.00% 28.04% 28.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 9481 8696 8251
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 271 359
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.84 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.42% -1.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.05 £15.75 £16.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 18 December 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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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
North West -2 8 £438 +29.62% 1
South East -36 4 £325 -
London +18 3 £300 -14.28% 3
Yorkshire -19 2 - - 1
South West - - - -
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J2ME
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 26 (89.66%) Java
2 14 (48.28%) XML
3 13 (44.83%) J2EE
3 13 (44.83%) SOA
3 13 (44.83%) Java ME
4 12 (41.38%) Android
5 11 (37.93%) Mobile App
6 9 (31.03%) J2SE
7 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
7 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (27.59%) Waterfall
7 8 (27.59%) Apple iOS
8 7 (24.14%) REST
8 7 (24.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (24.14%) Facebook
8 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database
8 7 (24.14%) BPEL
8 7 (24.14%) Scrum
8 7 (24.14%) Google
8 7 (24.14%) Java SE
8 7 (24.14%) Java EE
8 7 (24.14%) JSON
8 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (24.14%) Oracle
9 6 (20.69%) SQL
9 6 (20.69%) .NET
9 6 (20.69%) WSDL
9 6 (20.69%) Internet
9 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
9 6 (20.69%) Use Case

J2ME
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 7 (24.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.45%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Internet
2 3 (10.34%) Wireless
3 2 (6.90%) NFC
4 1 (3.45%) GPRS
4 1 (3.45%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Subversion
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Android Studio
4 1 (3.45%) Gradle
General
1 6 (20.69%) Games
2 3 (10.34%) Publishing
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Mobile Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Java Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 6 (20.69%) SOA Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Android Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Java Applications Developer
8 1 (3.45%) UI Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Mobility Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Android Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Mobile Test Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) XML
2 13 (44.83%) J2EE
2 13 (44.83%) Java ME
3 9 (31.03%) J2SE
4 7 (24.14%) REST
4 7 (24.14%) Java SE
4 7 (24.14%) Java EE
4 7 (24.14%) JSON
5 6 (20.69%) .NET
5 6 (20.69%) WSDL
5 6 (20.69%) Spring
5 6 (20.69%) OAuth
6 3 (10.34%) BREW
7 2 (6.90%) Android SDK
8 1 (3.45%) OpenGL
8 1 (3.45%) Web Services
8 1 (3.45%) WAP
8 1 (3.45%) Android NDK
8 1 (3.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Mobile App
2 5 (17.24%) Blackberry
3 3 (10.34%) Smartphone
4 2 (6.90%) iPhone
4 2 (6.90%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (6.90%) STB
5 1 (3.45%) Handset
5 1 (3.45%) Tandem
5 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.45%) User Experience
5 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Android
2 8 (27.59%) Apple iOS
3 4 (13.79%) Windows
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Phone
4 1 (3.45%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) SOA
2 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
2 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) Waterfall
3 7 (24.14%) BPEL
3 7 (24.14%) Scrum
4 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
4 6 (20.69%) Use Case
4 6 (20.69%) TDD
4 6 (20.69%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (20.69%) Game Development
4 6 (20.69%) Rapid Prototyping
5 5 (17.24%) Android Development
6 3 (10.34%) OO
7 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.90%) OOD
8 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Usability Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) SQL
3 5 (17.24%) VC++
4 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Facebook
1 7 (24.14%) Google
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle
2 6 (20.69%) Twitter
3 5 (17.24%) Syclo
4 4 (13.79%) Apple
5 1 (3.45%) Symbian
5 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
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