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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 403 411 434
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +23
Contract jobs citing IVR 38 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.10% 0.062%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.28% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 10 8
Median daily rate £486 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.56% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £223 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £320
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £33.50
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
8254 8641 9086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.05% 37.46% 37.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5806 5960 6193
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 167 206
Median hourly rate £17.25 £19.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.63
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.12%

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing IVR as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IVR within the London region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +10 8 £525 +31.25%
Barking - 4 - -
Twickenham - 1 £525 -
Docklands, London - 1 £400 -
IVR
England

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for IVR.

1 30 (46.15%) CTI
2 20 (30.77%) Degree
3 18 (27.69%) Cisco
4 17 (26.15%) Finance
5 16 (24.62%) Avaya
6 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 15 (23.08%) SQL
6 15 (23.08%) XML
6 15 (23.08%) CRM
7 14 (21.54%) PBX
7 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
7 14 (21.54%) Web Services
7 14 (21.54%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (21.54%) Marketing
8 13 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 13 (20.00%) VoIP
8 13 (20.00%) Windows
9 12 (18.46%) SOA
9 12 (18.46%) Telecoms
9 12 (18.46%) Skype for Business
9 12 (18.46%) REST
10 11 (16.92%) Unified Communications
10 11 (16.92%) Active Directory
10 11 (16.92%) LDAP
10 11 (16.92%) SOAP
10 11 (16.92%) H.323
10 11 (16.92%) Skype
10 11 (16.92%) Windows Server
11 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (15.38%) Data Modelling

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (18.46%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.08%) CMS
3 1 (1.54%) Apache
3 1 (1.54%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.54%) Confluence
3 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.54%) IIS
3 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.54%) nginx
3 1 (1.54%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) InVision
1 4 (6.15%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.54%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Radian6
1 8 (12.31%) Social Studio
2 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 3 (4.62%) Heroku
2 3 (4.62%) SaaS
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.08%) Force.com
3 2 (3.08%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.54%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (46.15%) CTI
2 14 (21.54%) PBX
3 13 (20.00%) VoIP
4 11 (16.92%) H.323
4 11 (16.92%) LDAP
4 11 (16.92%) Skype
4 11 (16.92%) Unified Communications
5 4 (6.15%) LAN
5 4 (6.15%) WAN
6 3 (4.62%) Cisco ICM
7 2 (3.08%) Firewall
7 2 (3.08%) Intranet
8 1 (1.54%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.54%) DEFINITY
8 1 (1.54%) DHCP
8 1 (1.54%) Internet
8 1 (1.54%) SAN
8 1 (1.54%) SNMP
8 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.08%) DB2
3 2 (3.08%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (3.08%) MySQL
4 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.54%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Cucumber
1 3 (4.62%) SpecFlow
1 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.08%) JIRA
3 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.54%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.54%) Selenium
3 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (26.15%) Finance
2 14 (21.54%) Marketing
3 12 (18.46%) Telecoms
4 6 (9.23%) Banking
4 6 (9.23%) Retail
5 5 (7.69%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.08%) Back Office
6 2 (3.08%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (21.54%) Architect
2 9 (13.85%) Analyst
3 8 (12.31%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 7 (10.77%) Business Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) Consultant
5 6 (9.23%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (9.23%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Designer
8 3 (4.62%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (4.62%) CRM Architect
8 3 (4.62%) CRM Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Test Leader
9 2 (3.08%) Data Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 2 (3.08%) Siebel Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.08%) XML
2 14 (21.54%) Web Services
3 12 (18.46%) REST
4 11 (16.92%) SOAP
5 10 (15.38%) XMPP
6 4 (6.15%) .NET
7 3 (4.62%) Gherkin
8 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.54%) Ajax
8 1 (1.54%) Django
8 1 (1.54%) Flask
8 1 (1.54%) HTML
8 1 (1.54%) J2EE
8 1 (1.54%) JSON
8 1 (1.54%) OAuth2
8 1 (1.54%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.77%) Mobile App
3 6 (9.23%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.69%) Social Media
5 4 (6.15%) Equities
5 4 (6.15%) Fixed Income
5 4 (6.15%) User Experience
6 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.62%) Smartcard
7 2 (3.08%) AS400
7 2 (3.08%) iSeries
8 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Windows
2 11 (16.92%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.62%) AIX
3 3 (4.62%) Linux
4 2 (3.08%) Unix
5 1 (1.54%) CentOS
5 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.54%) Solaris
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) CRM
2 12 (18.46%) SOA
3 10 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 8 (12.31%) Data Management
4 8 (12.31%) Master Data Management
5 7 (10.77%) Data Analysis
5 7 (10.77%) Investment Management
5 7 (10.77%) Project Management
6 6 (9.23%) Service Design
7 5 (7.69%) Analytics
7 5 (7.69%) Asset Management
7 5 (7.69%) Prototyping
7 5 (7.69%) Scrum
7 5 (7.69%) WFM
8 4 (6.15%) Performance Management
8 4 (6.15%) Requirements Management
8 4 (6.15%) Test Scripting
8 4 (6.15%) Usability Testing
8 4 (6.15%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.08%) SQL
2 4 (6.15%) C#
3 2 (3.08%) Java
3 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.54%) C
4 1 (1.54%) C++
4 1 (1.54%) Perl
4 1 (1.54%) PHP
4 1 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (30.77%) Degree
2 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.62%) ISEB
3 3 (4.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.08%) CCNP
4 2 (3.08%) CCVP
4 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.54%) CCNA
5 1 (1.54%) CCSA
5 1 (1.54%) CCSE
5 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (16.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) Docker
3 1 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.54%) vSphere
3 1 (1.54%) XenApp
3 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.54%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.54%) Mesos
Vendors
1 18 (27.69%) Cisco
2 16 (24.62%) Avaya
3 15 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 14 (21.54%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (13.85%) Informatica
6 8 (12.31%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 7 (10.77%) Conga
7 7 (10.77%) Pardot
8 6 (9.23%) Oracle
9 5 (7.69%) Genesys
10 4 (6.15%) Siebel
11 2 (3.08%) Google
11 2 (3.08%) IBM
11 2 (3.08%) Tableau
11 2 (3.08%) VMware
12 1 (1.54%) Citrix
12 1 (1.54%) Dell
12 1 (1.54%) EqualLogic
12 1 (1.54%) Pega
12 1 (1.54%) Sun