The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank - 58 56
Contract jobs citing IVR 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.30% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.10% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
-24.77% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
186 182 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.43% 27.58% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 117 84
Median daily rate £415 £366 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.31% +10.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £173 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £538 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £11.74 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £42.50 £26.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IVR
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

IVR Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham