The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing IVR 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-8.62% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - -
IVR
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Miscellaneous Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13 19 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 52.00% 27.14% 23.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 7
Average daily rate - £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Average hourly rate £45.50 - £15.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 - £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 - £17.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%