Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Java ME skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Java ME over the 6 months to 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java Platform, Micro Edition (Java ME)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 - 120
Rank change year-on-year - +120 -
Contract jobs citing Java ME 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.23% - 0.051%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.67% - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Cheshire median daily rate £425 - £340
10th Percentile £413 - £320
90th Percentile £438 - £360
North West median daily rate £425 - £340
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Java ME is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 448 333 549
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 34.25% 31.36% 27.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 260 402
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.54% +2.50% +3.23%
10th Percentile £257 £287 £288
90th Percentile £548 £500 £510
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 12
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £21.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -5.97% +13.44%
10th Percentile £31.98 £15.08 £15.13
90th Percentile £37.50 £47.00 £37.38
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +8.11% +64.44%

Java ME
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Java ME as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java ME in Cheshire

Java ME
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java ME in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java ME in Cheshire

Java ME
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java ME within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 1 £425 -
Java ME
North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Java ME also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Java ME.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) J2SE
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) STB
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit

Java ME
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Core Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Programmer
2 2 (66.67%) Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Android Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (33.33%) GUI Developer
3 1 (33.33%) GUI Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Android Developer
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Programmer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Android Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Java GUI Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2SE
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) STB
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java