The table below looks at the statistics for J2ME skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited J2ME over the 3 months to 29 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME)
Rank - 113 -
Contract jobs citing J2ME 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.20% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
J2ME
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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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
778 548 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.01% 21.82% 24.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 348 344
Median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £238 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 13
Median hourly rate £23.00 £31.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% +40.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.65 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £87.84 £34.20 £33.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

J2ME
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

J2ME
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

J2ME Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands