The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
North West / Manchester
Rank 93 - 91
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IVR 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.14% - 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% - 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £339 - £245
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-23.50% +28.57%
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 Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
402 612 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 28.84% 31.50% 27.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 319 225
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £191 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 15
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £15.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +13.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £12.50 £9.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.17 £29.40 £20.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing IVR as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IVR
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IVR across the Manchester region.

IVR Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

IVR
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IVR across the Manchester region.

IVR Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

IVR
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IVR within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Bolton - 2 £339 -
IVR
North West

IVR
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 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 Manchester region with a requirement for IVR.

1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (40.00%) Verint
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Handset
3 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) PBX
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) CTI
4 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) H.323
4 1 (20.00%) Unisys
4 1 (20.00%) Process Management
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) WFM
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) CTI
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) H.323
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) PBX
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Site Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Telephony Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Handset
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (20.00%) WFM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Verint
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (20.00%) Unisys