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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 526 511 465
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -46
Contract jobs citing IVR 53 42 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.088% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.28% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 21 34
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£393 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £488 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.22 - £14.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.22 - £14.96
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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 England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15252 15041 13642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.00% 31.35% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9592 9527 8362
Average daily rate £425 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £234 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £601 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 594 598 561
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -11.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

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 22 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 22 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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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 0 19 £370 -14.45% 2
South East -6 17 £463 +15.62% 1
Yorkshire -11 9 £270 - 1
North West -19 4 £500 +37.93% 3
East of England +8 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 £525 -
South West +6 1 - - 1
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IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 42 (38.53%) Telecoms
2 35 (32.11%) Cisco
3 29 (26.61%) VoIP
3 29 (26.61%) Finance
4 27 (24.77%) CRM
5 26 (23.85%) PBX
6 20 (18.35%) MS Excel
6 20 (18.35%) Windows
7 18 (16.51%) WAN
7 18 (16.51%) LAN
8 17 (15.60%) SQL
8 17 (15.60%) Microsoft
8 17 (15.60%) IP Telephony
9 16 (14.68%) Cisco ICM
9 16 (14.68%) TCP/IP
10 15 (13.76%) Windows XP
10 15 (13.76%) Avaya
10 15 (13.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (12.84%) EIGRP
12 13 (11.93%) Project Management
12 13 (11.93%) OSPF
12 13 (11.93%) JavaScript
12 13 (11.93%) .NET
13 12 (11.01%) CTI
13 12 (11.01%) Billing
13 12 (11.01%) Verint
14 11 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (10.09%) Cisco CUCM
14 11 (10.09%) VLAN
14 11 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (7.34%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (6.42%) CMS
3 4 (3.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.67%) Lync
4 3 (2.75%) Confluence
4 3 (2.75%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.92%) JBoss
Applications
1 20 (18.35%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.67%) MS Project
4 1 (0.92%) MS Office
4 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (6.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.83%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Office 365
2 1 (0.92%) Force.com
2 1 (0.92%) SaaS
2 1 (0.92%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 29 (26.61%) VoIP
2 26 (23.85%) PBX
3 18 (16.51%) WAN
3 18 (16.51%) LAN
4 17 (15.60%) IP Telephony
5 16 (14.68%) Cisco ICM
5 16 (14.68%) TCP/IP
6 14 (12.84%) EIGRP
7 13 (11.93%) OSPF
8 12 (11.01%) CTI
9 11 (10.09%) VLAN
9 11 (10.09%) IGRP
10 9 (8.26%) Firewall
11 7 (6.42%) PSTN
11 7 (6.42%) RIP
12 6 (5.50%) Internet
12 6 (5.50%) BGP
12 6 (5.50%) Cisco IPT
13 5 (4.59%) DNS
14 4 (3.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.17%) SQL Server
1 10 (9.17%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (9.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2000
2 8 (7.34%) MS Access
2 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (7.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.67%) RDBMS
3 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.83%) DB2
4 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.92%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 3 (2.75%) JIRA
2 1 (0.92%) Subversion
2 1 (0.92%) ClearCase
General
1 42 (38.53%) Telecoms
2 29 (26.61%) Finance
3 12 (11.01%) Billing
4 7 (6.42%) Banking
5 5 (4.59%) Retail
6 3 (2.75%) Multimedia
6 3 (2.75%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.83%) Legal
7 2 (1.83%) Marketing
8 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (20.18%) Analyst
2 11 (10.09%) Voice Engineer
2 11 (10.09%) Network Engineer
3 10 (9.17%) Test Analyst
4 9 (8.26%) Project Manager
5 8 (7.34%) Applications Support
5 8 (7.34%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (7.34%) Designer
6 7 (6.42%) Senior Voice Engineer
6 7 (6.42%) Design Engineer
6 7 (6.42%) Architect
6 7 (6.42%) Consultant
7 6 (5.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Senior Design Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Voice Design Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.59%) Solutions Designer
8 5 (4.59%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.67%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.93%) .NET
2 9 (8.26%) Web Services
3 7 (6.42%) REST
4 6 (5.50%) SOAP
5 5 (4.59%) XML
6 3 (2.75%) JSON
6 3 (2.75%) HTML
7 2 (1.83%) J2EE
7 2 (1.83%) XSD
7 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.83%) WCF
7 2 (1.83%) XMPP
8 1 (0.92%) Visualforce
8 1 (0.92%) Java EE
8 1 (0.92%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.92%) EJB
8 1 (0.92%) CSS
8 1 (0.92%) JSP
8 1 (0.92%) Servlets
8 1 (0.92%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.75%) Handset
3 2 (1.83%) Biometrics
3 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.83%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (1.83%) Social Media
4 1 (0.92%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.92%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.92%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.92%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (0.92%) VUI
4 1 (0.92%) User Experience
4 1 (0.92%) Statistics
4 1 (0.92%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.92%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.35%) Windows
2 15 (13.76%) Windows XP
2 15 (13.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (7.34%) Windows Vista
5 7 (6.42%) Windows 2000
6 4 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.83%) UNIX
7 2 (1.83%) Linux
7 2 (1.83%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.83%) Android
8 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.77%) CRM
2 13 (11.93%) Project Management
3 11 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (7.34%) WFM
5 7 (6.42%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (6.42%) Migration
6 5 (4.59%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (4.59%) Data Analysis
6 5 (4.59%) Change Management
6 5 (4.59%) ITIL
6 5 (4.59%) SOA
7 4 (3.67%) Workflow
7 4 (3.67%) Network Design
7 4 (3.67%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (3.67%) Cisco ICM Scripting
8 3 (2.75%) Test Scripting
8 3 (2.75%) Kanban
8 3 (2.75%) Master Data Management
8 3 (2.75%) Integration Testing
8 3 (2.75%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.60%) SQL
2 13 (11.93%) JavaScript
3 10 (9.17%) C#
4 8 (7.34%) Java
5 3 (2.75%) VB
6 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.92%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.92%) VBScript
7 1 (0.92%) Perl
7 1 (0.92%) PHP
7 1 (0.92%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (6.42%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (4.59%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.59%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.67%) CCNA
3 4 (3.67%) Degree
4 3 (2.75%) CCVP
4 3 (2.75%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.83%) CCNP
5 2 (1.83%) PMP
5 2 (1.83%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.92%) MCSE
6 1 (0.92%) MCSA
6 1 (0.92%) ISEB
6 1 (0.92%) CCIE
6 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.92%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.50%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.92%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (10.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (9.17%) Cisco UCCE
3 6 (5.50%) Cisco IPCC
3 6 (5.50%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (3.67%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (2.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.83%) NetCrunch
Vendors
1 35 (32.11%) Cisco
2 17 (15.60%) Microsoft
3 15 (13.76%) Avaya
4 12 (11.01%) Verint
5 9 (8.26%) Oracle
6 8 (7.34%) Mitel
7 7 (6.42%) Nokia
7 7 (6.42%) Ericsson
8 6 (5.50%) Genesys
9 5 (4.59%) Nortel
10 3 (2.75%) IBM
10 3 (2.75%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.75%) Citrix
11 2 (1.83%) Juniper
11 2 (1.83%) Dell
11 2 (1.83%) Informatica
11 2 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.83%) VMware
11 2 (1.83%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.83%) Pardot
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