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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 386 405 417
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +12
Contract jobs citing IVR 27 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.063% 0.044%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 6
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£400 £415 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -14.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £310 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £501 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £355 £365
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average 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
8650 8942 9644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.50% 37.34% 39.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5968 5979 6584
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 183 190
Average hourly rate £21.25 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £14.04 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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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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 +12 7 £500 +3.09% 1
IVR
England

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 19 (41.30%) VoIP
1 19 (41.30%) Telecoms
2 17 (36.96%) Avaya
3 16 (34.78%) LAN
4 15 (32.61%) Cisco
5 14 (30.43%) WAN
6 12 (26.09%) EIGRP
6 12 (26.09%) VLAN
7 11 (23.91%) Firewall
8 10 (21.74%) OSPF
8 10 (21.74%) Cisco CUCM
9 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
9 9 (19.57%) DHCP
10 8 (17.39%) PBX
10 8 (17.39%) Cisco IPCC
10 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (15.22%) IP Telephony
11 7 (15.22%) DNS
11 7 (15.22%) BGP
11 7 (15.22%) MPLS
11 7 (15.22%) Performance Management
11 7 (15.22%) 802.1X
12 6 (13.04%) Cisco UCCX
12 6 (13.04%) Cisco ICM
12 6 (13.04%) Finance
13 5 (10.87%) QSIG
13 5 (10.87%) Citrix
13 5 (10.87%) Cisco UCCE
14 4 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
14 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.70%) Lync
2 3 (6.52%) CMS
2 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) Force.com
2 1 (2.17%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 19 (41.30%) VoIP
2 16 (34.78%) LAN
3 14 (30.43%) WAN
4 12 (26.09%) EIGRP
4 12 (26.09%) VLAN
5 11 (23.91%) Firewall
6 10 (21.74%) OSPF
7 9 (19.57%) DHCP
8 8 (17.39%) PBX
9 7 (15.22%) DNS
9 7 (15.22%) BGP
9 7 (15.22%) IP Telephony
9 7 (15.22%) MPLS
10 6 (13.04%) Cisco ICM
11 5 (10.87%) QSIG
12 4 (8.70%) DPNSS
12 4 (8.70%) CTI
12 4 (8.70%) WLAN
12 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
13 3 (6.52%) ISDN
General
1 19 (41.30%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.04%) Finance
3 3 (6.52%) Retail
3 3 (6.52%) Billing
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Voice Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Architect
2 6 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Avaya Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Senior Voice Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Network Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Designer
4 4 (8.70%) Telecoms Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Communications Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Lead Test Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Tester
5 3 (6.52%) Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Configuration Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Communications Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) CRM Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Telephony Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) 802.1X
2 3 (6.52%) REST
2 3 (6.52%) XMPP
3 2 (4.35%) SOAP
3 2 (4.35%) Web Services
3 2 (4.35%) XML
3 2 (4.35%) SAML
3 2 (4.35%) Middleware
4 1 (2.17%) JSON
4 1 (2.17%) Visualforce
4 1 (2.17%) DHTML
4 1 (2.17%) HTML
4 1 (2.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 4 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (6.52%) Handset
2 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.52%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.35%) NHS
3 2 (4.35%) Social Media
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.35%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Windows 2000
2 3 (6.52%) Windows XP
2 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (6.52%) Android
2 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.22%) Performance Management
3 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (8.70%) ITIL
3 4 (8.70%) CRM
3 4 (8.70%) Project Management
4 3 (6.52%) SOA
4 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
4 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.35%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.35%) Migration
5 2 (4.35%) WFM
5 2 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.35%) Master Data Management
5 2 (4.35%) Email Management
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco ICM Scripting
5 2 (4.35%) Data Modelling
5 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) Java
1 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.17%) PHP
1 1 (2.17%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) CCVP
2 4 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) BC Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) Degree
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.17%) MCSE
5 1 (2.17%) MCSA
5 1 (2.17%) CCNA
5 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (17.39%) Cisco IPCC
3 6 (13.04%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (10.87%) Cisco UCCE
5 4 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (6.52%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Avaya
2 15 (32.61%) Cisco
3 5 (10.87%) Citrix
4 4 (8.70%) Verint
4 4 (8.70%) Genesys
5 3 (6.52%) CA
5 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.52%) Polycom
6 2 (4.35%) Splunk
6 2 (4.35%) Sonus
6 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (4.35%) VMware
6 2 (4.35%) KANA
6 2 (4.35%) Mitel
6 2 (4.35%) Adobe
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle
6 2 (4.35%) Informatica
6 2 (4.35%) Pardot
6 2 (4.35%) ExactTarget
6 2 (4.35%) Conga
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