The first 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 24 July 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 London 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 390 387 390
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing IVR 11 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.047% 0.083% 0.080%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.25% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 8
Average daily rate
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£319 £438 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.14% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £173 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £544 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £14.96 -
% change year-on-year
+123.93% -
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7206 7948 8158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.56% 32.79% 31.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4849 5486 5516
Average daily rate £450 £463 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -0.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 175 205
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £14.85 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
IVR
England

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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
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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 +20 4 - - 1
Docklands, London - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1
IVR
England

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 9 (31.03%) .NET
2 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) CRM
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Lync
3 6 (20.69%) Avaya
3 6 (20.69%) Web Services
3 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
3 6 (20.69%) Finance
3 6 (20.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (17.24%) Banking
4 5 (17.24%) Billing
4 5 (17.24%) Back Office
4 5 (17.24%) C#
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
4 5 (17.24%) CTI
4 5 (17.24%) Project Management
4 5 (17.24%) QA
5 4 (13.79%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (13.79%) Unified Communications
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco
5 4 (13.79%) ETL
5 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (13.79%) Change Management
5 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.79%) Mitel
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) TDD
6 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 7 (24.14%) Lync
2 3 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) MS Project
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) CTI
2 4 (13.79%) Unified Communications
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco ICM
3 3 (10.34%) PBX
3 3 (10.34%) FTP
3 3 (10.34%) HTTP
4 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.90%) Softphone
5 1 (3.45%) SMS
5 1 (3.45%) ISDN
5 1 (3.45%) SAN
5 1 (3.45%) QSIG
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
1 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
2 5 (17.24%) Billing
2 5 (17.24%) Back Office
3 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.90%) Publishing
5 1 (3.45%) Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Front Office
5 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (10.34%) Senior Support Engineer
2 3 (10.34%) Analyst
2 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
2 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (10.34%) Architect
2 3 (10.34%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Senior Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Tester
3 2 (6.90%) Integration Test Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Integration Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Communications Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Project Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) UAT Tester
4 1 (3.45%) Training Manager
4 1 (3.45%) SAN Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) Web Services
3 3 (10.34%) HTML
3 3 (10.34%) XML
3 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.34%) VXML
3 3 (10.34%) WCF
3 3 (10.34%) Gherkin
4 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) Middleware
4 1 (3.45%) WebCenter
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (10.34%) Smartcard
2 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Online Banking
4 1 (3.45%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) Handset
4 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.45%) Social Media
4 1 (3.45%) iPad
4 1 (3.45%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) CRM
2 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
2 6 (20.69%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (17.24%) Project Management
4 4 (13.79%) ETL
4 4 (13.79%) Change Management
4 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) TDD
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Information Security
5 3 (10.34%) Workflow
5 3 (10.34%) SOA
5 3 (10.34%) ERP
5 3 (10.34%) Software Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
5 3 (10.34%) Test Strategy
5 3 (10.34%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) Ruby
3 2 (6.90%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ISEB
1 3 (10.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Avaya
3 4 (13.79%) Cisco
3 4 (13.79%) Mitel
4 3 (10.34%) Cognos
4 3 (10.34%) HP
5 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (6.90%) Genesys
5 2 (6.90%) Nortel
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle
5 2 (6.90%) Business Objects
6 1 (3.45%) Kofax
6 1 (3.45%) Siebel
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix
6 1 (3.45%) EMC
6 1 (3.45%) BMC
6 1 (3.45%) Informatica
6 1 (3.45%) Apple
6 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
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Austin Fraser
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