The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 117 117 106
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs citing IVR 2 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.11% 0.34% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 1.21% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £200 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
IVR
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
572 579 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.07% 27.74% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 323 277
Average daily rate £375 £365 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £272 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 46 32
Average hourly rate £45.00 £16.16 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+178.46% -59.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £11.23 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £39.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

IVR
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

IVR Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 2 (66.67%) PBX
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Trac
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Ticket Management
2 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (33.33%) SUSE
2 1 (33.33%) Debian
2 1 (33.33%) Symposium
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) PBX
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Symposium
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Trac
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Debian
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) SUSE
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) A+ Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Altiris
1 1 (33.33%) Avaya
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Nortel
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat