The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank - - 44
Contract jobs citing IVR 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.22 -
% change year-on-year
-3.24% -
IVR
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
89 99 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.08% 27.58% 25.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 58 75
Median daily rate £425 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £190 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £620 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Median hourly rate £46.07 £11.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+300.60% -72.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -16.66%

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing IVR as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

IVR
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

IVR Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

IVR
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IVR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for IVR.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Trac
1 1 (100.00%) Issue Tracking

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Trac
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Web Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Debian
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat