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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 408 403 410
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing IVR 22 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.100% 0.090% 0.048%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.25% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 6
Median daily rate £383 £373 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.68% -13.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £338 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £525 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £22.22 -
% change year-on-year
-3.24% -
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
8049 8088 8570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.49% 36.28% 37.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5745 5552 6023
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 138 154
Median hourly rate £21.17 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.61% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £42.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

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 May 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 May 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 +36 5 £413 +21.32% 3
Chiswick - 3 £350 -
Docklands, London - 1 £610 -
IVR
England

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 14 (41.18%) .NET
1 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
3 12 (35.29%) Scrum
4 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
5 9 (26.47%) C#
5 9 (26.47%) Cisco
6 8 (23.53%) SQL
6 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
6 8 (23.53%) XML
6 8 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (23.53%) Cucumber
6 8 (23.53%) SpecFlow
6 8 (23.53%) Gherkin
7 7 (20.59%) Oracle
7 7 (20.59%) Finance
8 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
8 6 (17.65%) TDD
8 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
8 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (17.65%) TIBCO
8 6 (17.65%) Smartcard
8 6 (17.65%) ISEB
8 6 (17.65%) Web Services
8 6 (17.65%) ATDD
8 6 (17.65%) Confluence
8 6 (17.65%) JIRA
8 6 (17.65%) Performance Testing
8 6 (17.65%) Test Management
8 6 (17.65%) Test Scripting

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 6 (17.65%) Confluence
2 3 (8.82%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.94%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.88%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) CTI
2 4 (11.76%) PBX
2 4 (11.76%) Unified Communications
3 3 (8.82%) LDAP
3 3 (8.82%) VoIP
4 2 (5.88%) Firewall
4 2 (5.88%) H.323
4 2 (5.88%) iSCSI
4 2 (5.88%) LAN
4 2 (5.88%) Network Security
4 2 (5.88%) SAN
4 2 (5.88%) Skype
4 2 (5.88%) WAN
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.94%) FWSM
5 1 (2.94%) IPsec
5 1 (2.94%) VLAN
5 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Cucumber
1 8 (23.53%) SpecFlow
1 8 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 6 (17.65%) JIRA
3 5 (14.71%) Subversion
4 2 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Back Office
2 4 (11.76%) Banking
2 4 (11.76%) Front Office
2 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.82%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Developer
2 5 (14.71%) Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Deployment Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Designer
4 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Leader
4 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Test Automation Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 2 (5.88%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (5.88%) Senior UX Designer
5 2 (5.88%) UX Designer
5 2 (5.88%) XML Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) .NET
2 8 (23.53%) Gherkin
2 8 (23.53%) XML
3 6 (17.65%) Web Services
4 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
4 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
4 5 (14.71%) CSS
4 5 (14.71%) HTML
5 2 (5.88%) XMPP
6 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
1 6 (17.65%) Smartcard
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Equities
2 2 (5.88%) Fixed Income
2 2 (5.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) AS400
3 1 (2.94%) Biometrics
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.94%) Handset
3 1 (2.94%) PMI
3 1 (2.94%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) CentOS
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) Scrum
3 6 (17.65%) ATDD
3 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
3 6 (17.65%) Defect Tracking
3 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (17.65%) Performance Testing
3 6 (17.65%) TDD
3 6 (17.65%) Test Management
3 6 (17.65%) Test Scripting
4 5 (14.71%) Migration
5 4 (11.76%) SOA
5 4 (11.76%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Data Security
6 3 (8.82%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (8.82%) Network Design
6 3 (8.82%) Project Management
6 3 (8.82%) Service Design
6 3 (8.82%) Web Application Development
6 3 (8.82%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) C#
2 8 (23.53%) SQL
3 5 (14.71%) Java
4 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) ISEB
1 6 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (14.71%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) CCNA
3 2 (5.88%) CCNP
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.94%) CCSA
4 1 (2.94%) CCSE
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.94%) PMP
4 1 (2.94%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (2.94%) Six Sigma Green Belt
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) Firmware
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (26.47%) Cisco
3 7 (20.59%) Oracle
4 6 (17.65%) Pega
4 6 (17.65%) TIBCO
5 4 (11.76%) Avaya
6 3 (8.82%) VMware
7 2 (5.88%) Genesys
7 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.94%) BT
8 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.94%) Citrix
8 1 (2.94%) Dell
8 1 (2.94%) Google
8 1 (2.94%) IBM
8 1 (2.94%) Juniper
8 1 (2.94%) Mitel
8 1 (2.94%) Veeam
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