The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 535 517 461
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -56
Contract jobs citing IVR 44 49 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.099% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.31% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 31 38
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£400 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £480 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £413
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
IVR
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15617 15755 13639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.87% 31.80% 31.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9717 9921 8361
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £238 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £607 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 576 613 596
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.91 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +4.65%

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IVR across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in England

IVR
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

IVR Daily Rate Trend in England

IVR
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IVR across the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

IVR Daily Rate Histogram in England

IVR
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

IVR Hourly Rate Trend in England

IVR
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IVR within the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +11 19 £370 +10.61% 1
South East -8 14 £400 -5.88% 3
North West -21 4 £365 -2.66% 4
Yorkshire -12 3 - - 2
East of England +5 2 - - 2
West Midlands - 2 £525 -
East Midlands -7 1 - - 1
IVR
UK

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IVR also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IVR.

1 44 (39.64%) Telecoms
2 40 (36.04%) Cisco
3 32 (28.83%) VoIP
4 30 (27.03%) CRM
5 26 (23.42%) PBX
5 26 (23.42%) Finance
6 22 (19.82%) SQL
7 21 (18.92%) Windows
8 20 (18.02%) MS Excel
8 20 (18.02%) WAN
8 20 (18.02%) LAN
8 20 (18.02%) IP Telephony
9 18 (16.22%) TCP/IP
10 17 (15.32%) Microsoft
11 16 (14.41%) .NET
11 16 (14.41%) Cisco ICM
12 15 (13.51%) JavaScript
12 15 (13.51%) Windows XP
12 15 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (12.61%) CTI
13 14 (12.61%) EIGRP
14 13 (11.71%) OSPF
14 13 (11.71%) Project Management
14 13 (11.71%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (11.71%) Avaya
14 13 (11.71%) C#
14 13 (11.71%) Billing
14 13 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (11.71%) Verint
15 12 (10.81%) Cisco CUCM

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IVR also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IVR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.21%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (6.31%) CMS
3 4 (3.60%) Lync
4 3 (2.70%) Confluence
5 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.80%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.80%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.90%) JBoss
6 1 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.90%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (18.02%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (9.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.80%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) Office 365
1 2 (1.80%) SaaS
2 1 (0.90%) Force.com
2 1 (0.90%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 32 (28.83%) VoIP
2 26 (23.42%) PBX
3 20 (18.02%) WAN
3 20 (18.02%) LAN
3 20 (18.02%) IP Telephony
4 18 (16.22%) TCP/IP
5 16 (14.41%) Cisco ICM
6 14 (12.61%) CTI
6 14 (12.61%) EIGRP
7 13 (11.71%) OSPF
8 11 (9.91%) IGRP
8 11 (9.91%) VLAN
9 10 (9.01%) Firewall
10 8 (7.21%) PSTN
11 7 (6.31%) RIP
12 6 (5.41%) Cisco IPT
12 6 (5.41%) BGP
13 5 (4.50%) ISDN
13 5 (4.50%) DNS
14 4 (3.60%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (9.01%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (7.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (7.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (7.21%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (7.21%) MS Access
5 4 (3.60%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.60%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.60%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.90%) DB2
7 1 (0.90%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 3 (2.70%) JIRA
2 1 (0.90%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.90%) Subversion
General
1 44 (39.64%) Telecoms
2 26 (23.42%) Finance
3 13 (11.71%) Billing
4 5 (4.50%) Banking
5 4 (3.60%) Retail
6 3 (2.70%) Legal
6 3 (2.70%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.80%) Marketing
8 1 (0.90%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (15.32%) Analyst
2 12 (10.81%) Voice Engineer
3 11 (9.91%) Network Engineer
4 9 (8.11%) Architect
4 9 (8.11%) Project Manager
4 9 (8.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (7.21%) Consultant
5 8 (7.21%) Applications Support
5 8 (7.21%) VoIP Engineer
6 7 (6.31%) Senior Voice Engineer
6 7 (6.31%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (6.31%) Design Engineer
6 7 (6.31%) Applications Engineer
7 6 (5.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (5.41%) Test Analyst
8 5 (4.50%) Designer
8 5 (4.50%) Senior Design Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Voice Design Engineer
9 4 (3.60%) VoIP Specialist
9 4 (3.60%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.41%) .NET
2 12 (10.81%) Web Services
3 8 (7.21%) SOAP
4 6 (5.41%) REST
5 5 (4.50%) XML
5 5 (4.50%) ASP.NET
5 5 (4.50%) HTML
5 5 (4.50%) JSON
5 5 (4.50%) WCF
6 2 (1.80%) XMPP
6 2 (1.80%) XSD
7 1 (0.90%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.90%) VXML
7 1 (0.90%) Struts
7 1 (0.90%) EJB
7 1 (0.90%) CSS
7 1 (0.90%) JSP
7 1 (0.90%) Servlets
7 1 (0.90%) J2EE
7 1 (0.90%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.50%) Social Media
3 4 (3.60%) Biometrics
4 3 (2.70%) Handset
5 2 (1.80%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.80%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.90%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.90%) PMI
6 1 (0.90%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.90%) Statistics
6 1 (0.90%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.90%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.90%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.90%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.90%) VUI
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.92%) Windows
2 15 (13.51%) Windows XP
2 15 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (7.21%) Windows Vista
5 7 (6.31%) Windows 2000
6 5 (4.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.80%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.80%) Android
7 2 (1.80%) Linux
7 2 (1.80%) UNIX
8 1 (0.90%) Solaris
8 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.03%) CRM
2 13 (11.71%) Project Management
2 13 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (6.31%) ITIL
4 6 (5.41%) Business Continuity
4 6 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (5.41%) WFM
5 5 (4.50%) Data Analysis
5 5 (4.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (4.50%) Migration
5 5 (4.50%) Change Management
5 5 (4.50%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (3.60%) Cisco ICM Scripting
6 4 (3.60%) Workflow
6 4 (3.60%) Network Design
6 4 (3.60%) Telemarketing
6 4 (3.60%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (3.60%) Speech Recognition
7 3 (2.70%) PRINCE2
7 3 (2.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.82%) SQL
2 15 (13.51%) JavaScript
3 13 (11.71%) C#
4 8 (7.21%) Java
5 4 (3.60%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.70%) VB
7 1 (0.90%) VBScript
7 1 (0.90%) Perl
7 1 (0.90%) PHP
7 1 (0.90%) C
7 1 (0.90%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 13 (11.71%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (7.21%) CCNA
3 5 (4.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.50%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.60%) CCIE
5 3 (2.70%) CCNP
5 3 (2.70%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.80%) CCVP
6 2 (1.80%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.80%) Degree
6 2 (1.80%) PMP
7 1 (0.90%) ISEB
7 1 (0.90%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.90%) MCSE
7 1 (0.90%) MCSA
7 1 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.21%) QA
2 1 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.90%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (10.81%) Cisco CUCM
1 12 (10.81%) Cisco UCCE
2 6 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (5.41%) Cisco IPCC
3 3 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.70%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (1.80%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 40 (36.04%) Cisco
2 17 (15.32%) Microsoft
3 13 (11.71%) Avaya
3 13 (11.71%) Verint
4 9 (8.11%) Oracle
5 7 (6.31%) Nokia
5 7 (6.31%) Ericsson
6 6 (5.41%) Mitel
7 5 (4.50%) Genesys
8 4 (3.60%) Nortel
9 3 (2.70%) IBM
9 3 (2.70%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.80%) Pardot
10 2 (1.80%) Conga
10 2 (1.80%) ExactTarget
10 2 (1.80%) Sonus
10 2 (1.80%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.80%) SonicWALL
10 2 (1.80%) Polycom
10 2 (1.80%) Juniper
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