The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Leeds region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 76 61 65
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs citing IVR 6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.51% 0.39% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.45% 2.17% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £384 £475 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.15% +31.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.64% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.50
Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
245 138 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 20.89% 18.04% 16.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 88 78
Average daily rate £320 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £246 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 10
Average hourly rate £29.00 £12.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.66% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £53.30 £21.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
IVR
West Yorkshire

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

IVR
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

IVR Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 9 (50.00%) Avaya
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
1 9 (50.00%) Project Management
2 7 (38.89%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (38.89%) Genesys
3 4 (22.22%) Finance
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) VoIP
4 3 (16.67%) Banking
5 2 (11.11%) Retail
5 2 (11.11%) LAN
5 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
5 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 2 (11.11%) H.323
6 1 (5.56%) SCCP
6 1 (5.56%) CCNP
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (5.56%) CMS
6 1 (5.56%) VMware
6 1 (5.56%) RIP
6 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.56%) VPN
6 1 (5.56%) SQL
6 1 (5.56%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) ISDN

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (5.56%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) VoIP
2 2 (11.11%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
2 2 (11.11%) H.323
3 1 (5.56%) SCCP
3 1 (5.56%) RIP
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) ISDN
3 1 (5.56%) CTI
3 1 (5.56%) MPLS
3 1 (5.56%) BGP
3 1 (5.56%) EIGRP
3 1 (5.56%) MGCP
3 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.56%) Network Security
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (5.56%) VLAN
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Test Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Voice Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Voice Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Voice Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) NHS
1 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Project Management
2 7 (38.89%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Test Management
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
1 1 (5.56%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CCNP
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Avaya
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) Genesys
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Verint