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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME)
Rank 414 419 418
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing J2ME 5 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.013% 0.032%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.066% 0.041% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Average daily rate
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£525 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £175
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +105.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £43.50
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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
7559 7400 8053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.40% 30.86% 32.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5552 5166 5814
Average daily rate £438 £413 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 51 52
Average hourly rate £36.50 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.26 £17.50 £23.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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
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 31 August 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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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
City of London -3 2 £525 -
J2ME
England

J2ME
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 7 (100.00%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) J2EE
3 5 (71.43%) OOD
4 4 (57.14%) SOA
4 4 (57.14%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 4 (57.14%) RSS
4 4 (57.14%) Client/Server
4 4 (57.14%) EAI
4 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) WSDL
4 4 (57.14%) JAXP
4 4 (57.14%) SAX
4 4 (57.14%) RDF
4 4 (57.14%) Project Management
4 4 (57.14%) Process Management
4 4 (57.14%) Change Management
4 4 (57.14%) Financial Institution
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) VisualAge
4 4 (57.14%) Swing
4 4 (57.14%) EJB
4 4 (57.14%) JSP
4 4 (57.14%) Servlets
4 4 (57.14%) SOAP
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 4 (57.14%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) XSD
4 4 (57.14%) DOM

J2ME
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) VisualAge
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Android Studio
General
1 4 (57.14%) Financial Institution
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
1 4 (57.14%) Retail Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Publishing
2 2 (28.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Android Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) J2EE
2 4 (57.14%) EJB
2 4 (57.14%) JSP
2 4 (57.14%) Servlets
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) XSD
2 4 (57.14%) DOM
2 4 (57.14%) XSL
2 4 (57.14%) Swing
2 4 (57.14%) RSS
2 4 (57.14%) WSDL
2 4 (57.14%) JAXP
2 4 (57.14%) SAX
2 4 (57.14%) XML-RPC
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) JSON
2 4 (57.14%) Dojo
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Client/Server
2 2 (28.57%) Social Media
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) OOD
3 4 (57.14%) SOA
3 4 (57.14%) RDF
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) Process Management
3 4 (57.14%) Change Management
3 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 4 (57.14%) Programme Management
3 4 (57.14%) EAI
3 4 (57.14%) UML
3 4 (57.14%) OOP
3 4 (57.14%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (57.14%) Data Management
3 4 (57.14%) BPEL
3 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) AOP
3 4 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Use Case
3 4 (57.14%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 1 (14.29%) Apple Swift
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Google