The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 125 141 145
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Contract jobs citing IVR 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.13% 0.066%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.47% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £493 £425 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.88% +44.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £355
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
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
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
862 859 860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 33.82% 27.58% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 458 492
Median daily rate £375 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 90 87
Median hourly rate £27.00 £26.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.20 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
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 the East of England

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

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

IVR
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

IVR Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

IVR
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

IVR Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

IVR
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IVR within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 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
Suffolk -1 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £493 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 2
IVR
England

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 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 East of England region with a requirement for IVR.

1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) Trac
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (16.67%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
4 1 (16.67%) SUSE
4 1 (16.67%) Debian
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Trac
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IPT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Forecast Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Telephony Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) WAN Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Applications Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Web Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Web Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Web Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Debian
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) SUSE
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP Voice
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Genesys
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat