The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME)
Rank 400 387 391
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing J2ME 2 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.079% 0.041%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.030% 0.26% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 3
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£550 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.72% -3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6739 6953 6561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.73% 30.52% 29.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4855 5107 4738
Average daily rate £420 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 16 92
Average hourly rate £22.18 £35.00 £40.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.62% -14.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £24.90 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £175.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Android
2 8 (88.89%) Android Development
3 6 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) Android SDK
4 5 (55.56%) Mobile App
5 4 (44.44%) Android Studio
5 4 (44.44%) OO
5 4 (44.44%) J2EE
5 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
5 4 (44.44%) Multithreading
6 3 (33.33%) Banking
6 3 (33.33%) Finance
7 2 (22.22%) Publishing
7 2 (22.22%) MySQL
7 2 (22.22%) SOAP
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 2 (22.22%) XML
7 2 (22.22%) Google
7 2 (22.22%) MIDP
7 2 (22.22%) CLDC
7 2 (22.22%) JSON
7 2 (22.22%) SQLite
7 2 (22.22%) REST
7 2 (22.22%) Social Media
7 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 2 (22.22%) OWASP
8 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (11.11%) Sitecore
8 1 (11.11%) webOS
8 1 (11.11%) Waterfall

J2ME
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Android Studio
1 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Publishing
3 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Android Developer
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Android SDK
2 4 (44.44%) J2EE
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) MIDP
3 2 (22.22%) CLDC
3 2 (22.22%) JSON
3 2 (22.22%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) Social Media
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (11.11%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) webOS
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Android Development
2 4 (44.44%) OO
2 4 (44.44%) Multithreading
3 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) OWASP
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Usability Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore