Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for J2ME skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited J2ME over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 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 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME)
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 243
Contract jobs citing J2ME 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - - 0.012%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £525 £550 £400
% change year-on-year -4.55% +37.50% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

J2ME 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 the North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1786 1907 2032
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 31.62% 27.92% 23.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1214 1339 1268
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -2.21% +16.54%
10th Percentile £297 £275 £275
90th Percentile £538 £500 £538
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 26 68
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +0.98%
10th Percentile £18.53 £15.38 £16.16
90th Percentile £50.51 £44.88 £47.33
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +9.49%

J2ME
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing J2ME as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for J2ME in the North West

J2ME
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for J2ME in the North West