The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank - 52 -
Contract jobs citing IVR 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.37% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.22 -
% change year-on-year
-3.24% -
IVR
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
145 145 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 32.73% 27.05% 29.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 71 95
Median daily rate £360 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £187 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £496 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 16 17
Median hourly rate £19.00 £36.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.94% +48.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -14.63%

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

IVR
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

IVR Daily Rate Trend in Essex