The first table below looks at the demand for J2ME skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2ME over the 3 months to 18 April 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 London 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME)
Rank 395 364 364
Rank change year-on-year
-31 0
Contract jobs citing J2ME 17 25 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.40% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 40
Average daily rate £431 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £335 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7080 6238 7719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.26% 28.87% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5091 4525 5117
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 63 75
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.60 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £163.00 £54.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
J2ME
England

J2ME
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

J2ME Jobs Demand Trend in London

J2ME
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

J2ME Daily Rate Trend in London

J2ME
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2ME across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

J2ME Daily Rate Histogram in London

J2ME
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

J2ME Hourly Rate Trend in London

J2ME
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2ME within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -17 6 £431 +23.21%
Hammersmith - - - -
J2ME
England

J2ME
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 20 (62.50%) Java
2 14 (43.75%) Android
2 14 (43.75%) Mobile App
3 12 (37.50%) Banking
4 10 (31.25%) WAP
4 10 (31.25%) SQL
4 10 (31.25%) iPhone
5 9 (28.13%) Finance
5 9 (28.13%) Oracle
5 9 (28.13%) HTML
6 8 (25.00%) XML
6 8 (25.00%) Apache
7 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
7 7 (21.88%) JIRA
7 7 (21.88%) REST
7 7 (21.88%) Android Development
8 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (18.75%) J2EE
8 6 (18.75%) SOAP
8 6 (18.75%) Web Services
8 6 (18.75%) Blackberry
9 5 (15.63%) Regression Testing
9 5 (15.63%) Symbian
9 5 (15.63%) 2G
9 5 (15.63%) Toad
9 5 (15.63%) Sun
9 5 (15.63%) HP
9 5 (15.63%) LoadRunner
9 5 (15.63%) Apple
9 5 (15.63%) 3G

J2ME
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 8 (25.00%) Apache
2 3 (9.38%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) 2G
1 5 (15.63%) 3G
1 5 (15.63%) RTCP
1 5 (15.63%) RTP
1 5 (15.63%) 4G
2 4 (12.50%) GSM
2 4 (12.50%) SMS
3 2 (6.25%) RFID
4 1 (3.13%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) JIRA
2 5 (15.63%) Toad
2 5 (15.63%) LoadRunner
2 5 (15.63%) Ant
2 5 (15.63%) Selenium
2 5 (15.63%) Maven
2 5 (15.63%) SoapUI
2 5 (15.63%) Apache Ivy
2 5 (15.63%) eggPlant
3 1 (3.13%) Xcode
3 1 (3.13%) Calabash
3 1 (3.13%) PhoneGap
3 1 (3.13%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 12 (37.50%) Banking
2 9 (28.13%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Law
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Architect
1 11 (34.38%) Developer
1 11 (34.38%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (18.75%) Android Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Leader
3 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Test Leader
3 3 (9.38%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (6.25%) QA Leader
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Applications Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) WAP
2 9 (28.13%) HTML
3 8 (25.00%) XML
4 7 (21.88%) REST
5 6 (18.75%) J2EE
5 6 (18.75%) SOAP
5 6 (18.75%) Web Services
6 4 (12.50%) JSON
6 4 (12.50%) JDBC
6 4 (12.50%) SyncML
7 3 (9.38%) BREW
8 2 (6.25%) KML
8 2 (6.25%) .NET
8 2 (6.25%) CSS
8 2 (6.25%) Flash
8 2 (6.25%) XHTML
8 2 (6.25%) J2SE
8 2 (6.25%) Android SDK
9 1 (3.13%) JMX
9 1 (3.13%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Mobile App
2 10 (31.25%) iPhone
3 6 (18.75%) Blackberry
4 5 (15.63%) Handset
5 4 (12.50%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (12.50%) N-Tier
5 4 (12.50%) GIS
6 2 (6.25%) Device Driver
7 1 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Android
2 5 (15.63%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.25%) Windows CE
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Android Development
2 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) Regression Testing
3 5 (15.63%) Scrum
3 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
3 5 (15.63%) Manual Testing
4 4 (12.50%) E-business
5 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Automation Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.25%) OOP
6 2 (6.25%) Data Security
6 2 (6.25%) MVC
7 1 (3.13%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.13%) Project Management
7 1 (3.13%) Mobile Commerce
7 1 (3.13%) DRM
7 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.13%) OO
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) Java
2 10 (31.25%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) Objective-C
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
5 2 (6.25%) C
5 2 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) Symbian
2 5 (15.63%) Sun
2 5 (15.63%) HP
2 5 (15.63%) Apple
3 4 (12.50%) ESRI
4 2 (6.25%) Mapinfo
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