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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME)
Rank 639 626 603
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -23
Contract jobs citing J2ME 4 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.018% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.026% 0.065% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 10
Median daily rate £375 £431 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +7.81%
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
15274 15429 14783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.44% 27.54% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10770 10326 9643
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 214 209
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.55 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +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 June 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 4 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 June 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 +4 3 £375 -31.81%
England -13 3 £375 -13.04% 3
Scotland - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

J2ME
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Android
2 5 (62.50%) Android Development
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) J2EE
4 3 (37.50%) Xcode
4 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) Android SDK
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (25.00%) J2SE
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Spring
6 1 (12.50%) JSON
6 1 (12.50%) SQLite
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) Node.js
6 1 (12.50%) iOS SDK
6 1 (12.50%) REST
6 1 (12.50%) CSS3
6 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (12.50%) Scala
6 1 (12.50%) Swing
6 1 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) SOAP

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Android Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Android Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Swing Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) Android SDK
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) J2SE
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 1 (12.50%) iOS SDK
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
4 1 (12.50%) Struts
4 1 (12.50%) Swing
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Android Development
2 4 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
3 1 (12.50%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet