The table below looks at the statistics for J2ME skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2ME over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME)
Rank 657 639 615
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -24
Contract jobs citing J2ME 4 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.018% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.025% 0.064% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 10
Median daily rate £550 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £413 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £480 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate - £413 £400
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15732 15668 15091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.21% 27.44% 27.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11013 10550 9735
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 226 218
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.15 £16.90 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

J2ME
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing J2ME as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2ME Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

J2ME
Daily Rate Trend

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

J2ME Daily Rate Trend in the UK

J2ME
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing J2ME within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

J2ME Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

J2ME
Hourly Rate Trend

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

J2ME Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

J2ME
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing J2ME within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 4 £550 +4.76%
England -8 4 £550 +33.33% 2

J2ME
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing J2ME also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for J2ME.

1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) Android
2 7 (77.78%) Android Development
3 6 (66.67%) J2EE
4 5 (55.56%) OO
4 5 (55.56%) Xcode
4 5 (55.56%) Android SDK
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 3 (33.33%) CSS
6 3 (33.33%) Objective-C
6 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 3 (33.33%) Spring
6 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 3 (33.33%) Docker
6 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
6 3 (33.33%) Mobile Development
6 3 (33.33%) SQLite
6 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
6 3 (33.33%) Node.js
6 3 (33.33%) iOS SDK
7 2 (22.22%) HTML5
7 2 (22.22%) Cocoa Touch
7 2 (22.22%) UIKit
7 2 (22.22%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (22.22%) Vagrant
7 2 (22.22%) Grunt
7 2 (22.22%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (22.22%) SDLC
7 2 (22.22%) User Experience
7 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills

J2ME
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Apache ServiceMix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQLite
2 2 (22.22%) DB2
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Xcode
2 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 2 (22.22%) Grunt
2 2 (22.22%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Android Developer
3 2 (22.22%) iOS Android Developer
3 2 (22.22%) iOS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Android Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) J2EE
2 5 (55.56%) Android SDK
3 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 3 (33.33%) iOS SDK
3 3 (33.33%) Node.js
3 3 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (22.22%) Cocoa
4 2 (22.22%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) Java EE
4 2 (22.22%) JDBC
4 2 (22.22%) Spring Security
4 2 (22.22%) UIKit
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP
5 1 (11.11%) Struts
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile Banking
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Android
2 3 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Android Development
2 5 (55.56%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile Development
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Microservices
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) Objective-C
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Scala
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle