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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME)
Rank 425 406 392
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -14
Contract jobs citing J2ME 1 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.055% 0.099%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.013% 0.18% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 11
Average daily rate
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- £451 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
J2ME
England

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
7449 7839 7291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.21% 30.94% 30.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5519 5701 5190
Average daily rate £420 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £568 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 46 69
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.75 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +6.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 24 October 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
City of London - - - - 3
Wimbledon - - - -
J2ME
England

J2ME
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 6 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Android
2 5 (55.56%) Android Development
3 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) REST
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (22.22%) 3G
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 2 (22.22%) 2G
5 2 (22.22%) Handset
5 2 (22.22%) Subversion
5 2 (22.22%) Maven
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) Ant
5 2 (22.22%) SOAP
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) Apache
5 2 (22.22%) WAP
5 2 (22.22%) Toad
5 2 (22.22%) Sun
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner
5 2 (22.22%) Apple
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile Banking

J2ME
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) 3G
1 2 (22.22%) 2G
1 2 (22.22%) NFC
1 2 (22.22%) 4G
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Ant
1 2 (22.22%) Toad
1 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) Maven
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
1 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Ivy
1 2 (22.22%) eggPlant
2 1 (11.11%) Android Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (11.11%) Gradle
2 1 (11.11%) Calabash
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Android Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (22.22%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) WAP
2 2 (22.22%) Android SDK
3 1 (11.11%) Android NDK
3 1 (11.11%) OpenGL
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) PhoneGap
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (22.22%) Handset
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Streaming Video
4 1 (11.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Android Development
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Sun
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) Apple
2 1 (11.11%) Facebook