The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 87 85 86
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing IVR 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.18% 0.36% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.56% 1.41% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate £299 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.90% -13.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £450 £325
% change year-on-year
-23.50% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
359 354 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.85% 25.67% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 256 194
Median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £582 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 17
Median hourly rate £18.35 £16.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.68% +30.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.37 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.90 £18.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.19
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +23.93%

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing IVR as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 February 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for IVR.

1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Psychology
1 2 (50.00%) Ergonomics
1 2 (50.00%) Usability Testing
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Ethnography
1 2 (50.00%) Ethnographic Research
1 2 (50.00%) Heuristic Evaluation
1 2 (50.00%) Web Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (25.00%) RFC 2833
2 1 (25.00%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (25.00%) CCXML
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (25.00%) Contact Management
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) DPNSS

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (25.00%) CTI
2 1 (25.00%) DPNSS
2 1 (25.00%) H.323
2 1 (25.00%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (25.00%) ISDN
2 1 (25.00%) ISUP
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) MGCP
2 1 (25.00%) PBX
2 1 (25.00%) Q.931
2 1 (25.00%) RTP
2 1 (25.00%) SS7
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience Researcher
1 2 (50.00%) User Researcher
2 1 (25.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CCXML
1 1 (25.00%) RFC 2833
1 1 (25.00%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Ergonomics
1 2 (50.00%) Ethnographic Research
1 2 (50.00%) Ethnography
1 2 (50.00%) Heuristic Evaluation
1 2 (50.00%) Psychology
1 2 (50.00%) Usability Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Contact Management
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco