The table below looks at the statistics for J2ME skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2ME over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME)
Rank - - 68
Contract jobs citing J2ME 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £400
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 - - -
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
178 296 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 33.46% 37.09% 29.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 208 166
Median daily rate £388 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £42.90 - £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

J2ME
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing J2ME as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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