The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 394 390 384
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing IVR 12 21 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.056% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.28% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 10
Average daily rate £413 £350 £219
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.77% +60.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £485 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
IVR
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7601 7594 8200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.77% 36.19% 37.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5320 5337 5562
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 143 164
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.20 £51.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in London

IVR
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

IVR Daily Rate Trend in London

IVR
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IVR across the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

IVR Daily Rate Histogram in London

IVR
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IVR across the London region.

IVR Hourly Rate Trend in London

IVR
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IVR within the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +47 5 £588 +67.61% 2
Barking - 1 - -
IVR
England

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 14 (43.75%) Cisco
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
3 7 (21.88%) .NET
3 7 (21.88%) XML
3 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (18.75%) Cucumber
4 6 (18.75%) Unified Communications
4 6 (18.75%) Cisco UCCX
4 6 (18.75%) SpecFlow
4 6 (18.75%) Gherkin
4 6 (18.75%) Scrum
4 6 (18.75%) SQL
4 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
4 6 (18.75%) C#
4 6 (18.75%) VoIP
5 5 (15.63%) WAN
5 5 (15.63%) ISEB
5 5 (15.63%) Web Services
5 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
5 5 (15.63%) Wireless
5 5 (15.63%) Smartcard
5 5 (15.63%) ATDD
5 5 (15.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (15.63%) Defect Tracking
5 5 (15.63%) Network Management
5 5 (15.63%) TDD
5 5 (15.63%) Banking
5 5 (15.63%) XMPP

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Unified Communications
1 6 (18.75%) VoIP
2 5 (15.63%) WAN
2 5 (15.63%) Wireless
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco Wireless
3 4 (12.50%) Firewall
3 4 (12.50%) FWSM
3 4 (12.50%) IPsec
3 4 (12.50%) iSCSI
3 4 (12.50%) LAN
3 4 (12.50%) LDAP
3 4 (12.50%) MPLS
3 4 (12.50%) Network Security
3 4 (12.50%) SSL
3 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.50%) VLAN
3 4 (12.50%) VPN
4 1 (3.13%) GSM
4 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Cucumber
1 6 (18.75%) SpecFlow
1 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) Selenium
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 5 (15.63%) Banking
2 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Back Office
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Front Office
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Analyst
1 7 (21.88%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Test Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Designer
4 3 (9.38%) Automation Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Data Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Telephony Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) VoIP Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Test Automation Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Telecoms Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Voice Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
1 7 (21.88%) XML
2 6 (18.75%) Gherkin
3 5 (15.63%) RFC 2833
3 5 (15.63%) Web Services
3 5 (15.63%) XMPP
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.13%) CSS
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) JSON
4 1 (3.13%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
1 5 (15.63%) Smartcard
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.75%) Scrum
3 5 (15.63%) ATDD
3 5 (15.63%) Data Analysis
3 5 (15.63%) Defect Tracking
3 5 (15.63%) Network Management
3 5 (15.63%) Performance Testing
3 5 (15.63%) TDD
3 5 (15.63%) Test Management
3 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
4 4 (12.50%) Case Management
4 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 4 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (12.50%) Requirements Management
5 3 (9.38%) Automation Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Change Control
5 3 (9.38%) CRM
5 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) C#
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) C
3 1 (3.13%) C++
3 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) ISEB
1 5 (15.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (3.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 4 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Cisco
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) Google
3 4 (12.50%) Juniper
3 4 (12.50%) Mitel
3 4 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Pega
4 1 (3.13%) TIBCO
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