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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 534 558 546
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -12
Contract jobs citing IVR 83 68 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.41% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 43 27
Median daily rate £409 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.57% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £273 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £550 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 £22.22 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.24% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.22 -
% change year-on-year
-3.24% -
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
16170 16454 16149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.21% 32.42% 33.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10621 10452 10041
Median daily rate £438 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 556 607 652
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% -9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.91 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing IVR as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IVR within the England region over the 3 months to 26 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
London +18 27 £475 +5.55% 8
North West -1 15 £520 +4.00% 1
South East 0 13 £438 -2.77% 3
Yorkshire -3 10 £356 +31.85% 2
South West +3 8 £300 - 1
West Midlands -15 6 - -
North East - 2 - -
East of England +12 1 - -
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IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region with a requirement for IVR.

1 39 (28.47%) VoIP
2 37 (27.01%) Cisco
3 35 (25.55%) Microsoft
4 34 (24.82%) Telecoms
5 27 (19.71%) Avaya
6 26 (18.98%) WAN
7 25 (18.25%) LAN
8 24 (17.52%) Java
9 23 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (16.79%) Unified Communications
10 22 (16.06%) Finance
10 22 (16.06%) CTI
11 21 (15.33%) Oracle
12 20 (14.60%) Web Services
12 20 (14.60%) TCP/IP
13 19 (13.87%) XML
14 18 (13.14%) SQL Server
14 18 (13.14%) PBX
15 17 (12.41%) H.323
15 17 (12.41%) VXML
16 16 (11.68%) Project Management
16 16 (11.68%) SQL
17 15 (10.95%) ITIL
17 15 (10.95%) EJB
17 15 (10.95%) Windows
17 15 (10.95%) Handset
17 15 (10.95%) PABX
17 15 (10.95%) Skype for Business
17 15 (10.95%) Skype
18 14 (10.22%) Scrum

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in 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 15 (10.95%) Skype for Business
2 13 (9.49%) WebSphere
2 13 (9.49%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (5.11%) Confluence
4 2 (1.46%) CMS
4 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.73%) Apache
5 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.73%) IIS
5 1 (0.73%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.73%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (8.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.92%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.19%) MS Office
3 3 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.46%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.46%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.19%) SaaS
2 1 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.73%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 39 (28.47%) VoIP
2 26 (18.98%) WAN
3 25 (18.25%) LAN
4 23 (16.79%) Unified Communications
5 22 (16.06%) CTI
6 20 (14.60%) TCP/IP
7 18 (13.14%) PBX
8 17 (12.41%) H.323
9 15 (10.95%) PABX
9 15 (10.95%) Skype
10 11 (8.03%) LDAP
11 9 (6.57%) Cisco ICM
12 8 (5.84%) OpenScape
13 7 (5.11%) Firewall
14 3 (2.19%) Internet
14 3 (2.19%) ISDN
14 3 (2.19%) MPLS
14 3 (2.19%) Network Security
14 3 (2.19%) PSTN
14 3 (2.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.92%) MySQL
3 2 (1.46%) Big Data
4 1 (0.73%) DB2
4 1 (0.73%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 11 (8.03%) JUnit
2 9 (6.57%) JIRA
3 7 (5.11%) Cucumber
3 7 (5.11%) SpecFlow
3 7 (5.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.11%) Visual Studio
4 6 (4.38%) Subversion
5 3 (2.19%) Selenium
6 2 (1.46%) Bugzilla
6 2 (1.46%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.73%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.73%) Introscope
7 1 (0.73%) Trac
General
1 34 (24.82%) Telecoms
2 22 (16.06%) Finance
3 12 (8.76%) Banking
4 7 (5.11%) Retail
5 4 (2.92%) Back Office
5 4 (2.92%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.92%) Front Office
5 4 (2.92%) Marketing
6 3 (2.19%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.46%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.73%) Advertising
8 1 (0.73%) Billing
8 1 (0.73%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.73%) German Language
8 1 (0.73%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (15.33%) Analyst
2 16 (11.68%) Developer
3 15 (10.95%) Architect
4 13 (9.49%) Project Manager
5 12 (8.76%) Voice Engineer
6 11 (8.03%) Test Analyst
7 9 (6.57%) Support Engineer
7 9 (6.57%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 8 (5.84%) Telecoms Analyst
8 8 (5.84%) Telecoms Test Analyst
8 8 (5.84%) Voice Support Engineer
9 7 (5.11%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.38%) Technical Leader
11 5 (3.65%) Business Analyst
11 5 (3.65%) Consultant
11 5 (3.65%) Designer
11 5 (3.65%) Java Developer
11 5 (3.65%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.65%) Telephony Manager
12 4 (2.92%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (14.60%) Web Services
2 19 (13.87%) XML
3 17 (12.41%) VXML
4 15 (10.95%) EJB
5 14 (10.22%) .NET
6 13 (9.49%) J2EE
7 12 (8.76%) Hibernate
7 12 (8.76%) JAXB
7 12 (8.76%) XSLT
8 10 (7.30%) Middleware
8 10 (7.30%) XMPP
9 7 (5.11%) Gherkin
10 5 (3.65%) .NET Framework
10 5 (3.65%) ASP.NET
10 5 (3.65%) CSS
10 5 (3.65%) HTML
11 3 (2.19%) JSP
11 3 (2.19%) Servlets
12 1 (0.73%) AngularJS
12 1 (0.73%) RFC 2833
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.95%) Handset
2 12 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.30%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.84%) Biometrics
4 8 (5.84%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.38%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.65%) Smartcard
7 4 (2.92%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.19%) Virtual Team
8 3 (2.19%) VUI
9 2 (1.46%) AS400
9 2 (1.46%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.46%) Equities
9 2 (1.46%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.46%) Smart Meter
9 2 (1.46%) Social Media
9 2 (1.46%) Statistics
9 2 (1.46%) User Experience
10 1 (0.73%) PMI
10 1 (0.73%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.95%) Windows
2 11 (8.03%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.19%) Linux
4 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.73%) AIX
5 1 (0.73%) CentOS
5 1 (0.73%) Debian
5 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.73%) SUSE
5 1 (0.73%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.73%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.79%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (11.68%) Project Management
3 15 (10.95%) ITIL
4 14 (10.22%) Scrum
5 13 (9.49%) Test Scripting
6 9 (6.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (6.57%) SOA
6 9 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (5.84%) Migration
8 7 (5.11%) CRM
8 7 (5.11%) PRINCE2
8 7 (5.11%) Service Management
8 7 (5.11%) Time Management
8 7 (5.11%) Waterfall
9 6 (4.38%) Analytics
9 6 (4.38%) Cisco ICM Scripting
9 6 (4.38%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (4.38%) Performance Management
9 6 (4.38%) Trend Analysis
9 6 (4.38%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 24 (17.52%) Java
2 16 (11.68%) SQL
3 8 (5.84%) C#
4 7 (5.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.73%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (8.03%) Degree
2 9 (6.57%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.11%) CCNA
4 6 (4.38%) CCNP
4 6 (4.38%) ISEB
5 5 (3.65%) CCVP
5 5 (3.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.46%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.73%) APMP
7 1 (0.73%) CCIE
7 1 (0.73%) CCNP Voice
7 1 (0.73%) CCSA
7 1 (0.73%) CCSE
7 1 (0.73%) MBA
7 1 (0.73%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.73%) PMP
7 1 (0.73%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.57%) QA
2 5 (3.65%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (8.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.73%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (6.57%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (2.19%) Cisco IPCC
2 3 (2.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.46%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.46%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.73%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 37 (27.01%) Cisco
2 35 (25.55%) Microsoft
3 27 (19.71%) Avaya
4 21 (15.33%) Oracle
5 10 (7.30%) HP
6 7 (5.11%) Genesys
6 7 (5.11%) Nortel
6 7 (5.11%) Pega
6 7 (5.11%) Siemens
6 7 (5.11%) TIBCO
7 6 (4.38%) BT
8 3 (2.19%) Citrix
8 3 (2.19%) IBM
8 3 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.46%) Capita
9 2 (1.46%) EMC
9 2 (1.46%) Juniper
9 2 (1.46%) VMware
10 1 (0.73%) Mitel
10 1 (0.73%) Red Hat
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