The table below looks at the statistics for J2ME skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2ME over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME)
Rank - - 63
Contract jobs citing J2ME 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate - £383 £400
% change year-on-year
- -4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
J2ME
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
267 258 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 41.52% 32.99% 31.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 164 152
Average daily rate £375 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £42.90 £32.50 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.98% +7.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

J2ME
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing J2ME across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2ME Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

J2ME
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

J2ME Daily Rate Trend in Wales