The table below looks at the statistics for MIDP 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 MIDP over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Information Device Profile (MIDP)
Rank 562 - 512
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MIDP 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% - 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.015% - 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£500 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
12904 12450 11108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.09% 27.22% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8595 7881 7098
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
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 176 245 287
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

MIDP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MIDP Jobs Demand Trend in England

MIDP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MIDP Daily Rate Trend in England

MIDP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

MIDP Hourly Rate Trend in England

MIDP
Top 6 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing MIDP 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 MIDP.

1 2 (100.00%) J2ME
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) CLDC
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Android Development

MIDP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing MIDP 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 MIDP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2ME
1 2 (100.00%) CLDC
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Android Development