The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire 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 115 116 124
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Contract jobs citing IVR 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.30% 0.20% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% 0.65% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Median daily rate £438 £525 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +110.00%
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
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
725 771 734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.64% 31.24% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 357 359
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 25 17
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £18.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £12.78 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £37.25 £22.50
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 Berkshire

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

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IVR
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

IVR Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

IVR
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IVR across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

IVR Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

IVR
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IVR across the Berkshire region.

IVR Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

IVR
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IVR within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Reading -4 4 £450 -18.18%
Maidenhead - 1 £250 -
IVR
South East

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region with a requirement for IVR.

1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) CRM
2 4 (40.00%) VoIP
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco ICM
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) PBX
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Internet
4 2 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) WLAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) Big Data
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) VoIP
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco ICM
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) MPLS
3 2 (20.00%) PBX
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Telephony Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Telephony Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Integrator
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (20.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ICM Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Financial Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Data Security
5 1 (10.00%) Network Design
5 1 (10.00%) Presales
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCIE
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) CCVP
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Genesys
4 1 (10.00%) Pega
4 1 (10.00%) TIBCO