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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
England / London
Rank 393 402 400
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing IVR 10 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.052% 0.067% 0.085%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.18% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 13
Median daily rate £393 £400 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £310 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £455 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £450 £360
% change year-on-year
-23.50% +25.00%
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 London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
6904 7592 7631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.12% 36.16% 36.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4765 5239 5364
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 135 150
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £13.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.22% +22.85%

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 21 January 2017.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 London region with a requirement for IVR.

1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) CRM
3 7 (20.59%) Cisco
4 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
4 6 (17.65%) VoIP
4 6 (17.65%) Project Management
4 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
4 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.71%) Migration
5 5 (14.71%) WFM
5 5 (14.71%) Avaya
5 5 (14.71%) Genesys
5 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
6 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (11.76%) WAN
6 4 (11.76%) Siebel
6 4 (11.76%) Linux
6 4 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (11.76%) LAN
6 4 (11.76%) Oracle
6 4 (11.76%) MS Office
6 4 (11.76%) Unix
6 4 (11.76%) Degree
6 4 (11.76%) Requirements Management
6 4 (11.76%) Performance Management
6 4 (11.76%) Data Mapping
6 4 (11.76%) Finance
6 4 (11.76%) Mitel
6 4 (11.76%) Logistics

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 4 (11.76%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.94%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS Office
3 2 (5.88%) InVision
3 2 (5.88%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (2.94%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 2 (5.88%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Heroku
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) VoIP
2 4 (11.76%) LAN
2 4 (11.76%) Unified Communications
2 4 (11.76%) WAN
3 3 (8.82%) BIG-IP
3 3 (8.82%) CTI
3 3 (8.82%) DHCP
3 3 (8.82%) DNS
3 3 (8.82%) PBX
3 3 (8.82%) Skype
3 3 (8.82%) SNMP
3 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.88%) Intranet
4 2 (5.88%) ISDN
5 1 (2.94%) Firewall
5 1 (2.94%) Internet
5 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) DB2
3 1 (2.94%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.94%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
1 2 (5.88%) SpecFlow
1 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) PHPUnit
2 1 (2.94%) Selenium
2 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Back Office
2 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
2 2 (5.88%) Local Government
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Front Office
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Architect
2 7 (20.59%) Business Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Site Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Test Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Customer Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Designer
5 2 (5.88%) Digital Designer
5 2 (5.88%) Genesys Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Siebel Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Siebel Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Telephony Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Unified Communications Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) XML
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) Gherkin
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.94%) Ajax
3 1 (2.94%) Django
3 1 (2.94%) Flask
3 1 (2.94%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) JSON
3 1 (2.94%) OAuth2
3 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.82%) Handset
4 2 (5.88%) Equities
4 2 (5.88%) Fixed Income
4 2 (5.88%) Smartcard
4 2 (5.88%) User Experience
5 1 (2.94%) AS400
5 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.94%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
1 4 (11.76%) Unix
2 3 (8.82%) Solaris
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) AIX
3 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) CRM
2 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
2 6 (17.65%) Project Management
3 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.71%) Migration
3 5 (14.71%) WFM
4 4 (11.76%) Data Mapping
4 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (11.76%) Logistics
4 4 (11.76%) Performance Management
4 4 (11.76%) Requirements Management
4 4 (11.76%) Service Design
5 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.82%) Change Control
5 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.82%) Dashboard Development
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL
5 3 (8.82%) Prototyping
5 3 (8.82%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) C#
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) C
2 1 (2.94%) C++
2 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) Perl
2 1 (2.94%) PHP
2 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) ISEB
3 2 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.94%) CCNP
4 1 (2.94%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (8.82%) XenApp
1 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.94%) Mesos
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) Cisco
3 5 (14.71%) Avaya
3 5 (14.71%) Genesys
4 4 (11.76%) Mitel
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle
4 4 (11.76%) Siebel
4 4 (11.76%) Verint
5 3 (8.82%) Citrix
5 3 (8.82%) Sun
5 3 (8.82%) VMware
6 2 (5.88%) Google
6 2 (5.88%) Tableau
7 1 (2.94%) IBM