The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank - 105 91
Contract jobs citing IVR 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.057% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.21% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £206
UK excluding London median daily rate £341 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-14.87% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
446 485 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.36% 27.57% 28.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 253 193
Median daily rate £350 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 28 56
Median hourly rate £18.00 £13.38 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.57% -4.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £9.95 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

IVR
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

IVR Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

IVR
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

IVR Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

IVR
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for IVR.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Meraki

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Meraki