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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 39 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IVR 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.29% - 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% - 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £493 - £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £438 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.22 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.24% -33.67%
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
105 93 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 30.35% 24.28% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 48 78
Median daily rate £425 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £23.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.65% -45.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

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
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IVR within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 1 £493 -
IVR
East of England

IVR
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Trac
2 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Debian

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 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Trac
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Web Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) SUSE
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat