The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 51 68 65
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Contract jobs citing IVR 9 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.47% 0.14% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.48% 0.40% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
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 Milton Keynes region.

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
201 253 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 32.79% 35.09% 36.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 118 144
Median daily rate £425 £386 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.03% +10.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £275 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 19
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.07 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+148.83% +0.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £13.07 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £18.00 £18.50
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 Milton Keynes

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

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

IVR
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

IVR Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for IVR.

1 16 (84.21%) Avaya
2 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (57.89%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) CCNA
3 9 (47.37%) VoIP
3 9 (47.37%) Ethernet
3 9 (47.37%) Retail
3 9 (47.37%) F5
4 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (42.11%) Firewall
5 7 (36.84%) Workflow
6 6 (31.58%) ADSL
6 6 (31.58%) MPLS
6 6 (31.58%) Remedy
6 6 (31.58%) DNS
6 6 (31.58%) WAN
6 6 (31.58%) Java
6 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (26.32%) e-Health
7 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
7 5 (26.32%) Genesys
7 5 (26.32%) CA
7 5 (26.32%) Driving Licence
7 5 (26.32%) CA Spectrum
8 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
8 4 (21.05%) Finance
9 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
9 3 (15.79%) SQL
9 3 (15.79%) Unix
9 3 (15.79%) Linux

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Ethernet
1 9 (47.37%) VoIP
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 6 (31.58%) ADSL
3 6 (31.58%) DNS
3 6 (31.58%) MPLS
3 6 (31.58%) WAN
4 2 (10.53%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (47.37%) Retail
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
1 9 (47.37%) Network Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Network Operations Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Development Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Gherkin
1 3 (15.79%) Spring
2 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
2 2 (10.53%) J2EE
2 2 (10.53%) JMS
2 2 (10.53%) jQuery
2 2 (10.53%) Node.js
2 2 (10.53%) React
2 2 (10.53%) REST
2 2 (10.53%) SOAP
2 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Driving Licence
2 5 (26.32%) e-Health
3 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
4 3 (15.79%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Workflow
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) BDD
3 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Benchmarking
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Kanban
4 2 (10.53%) Pair Programming
4 2 (10.53%) Refactoring
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) CCNA
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Avaya
2 11 (57.89%) Cisco
3 9 (47.37%) F5
4 6 (31.58%) Remedy
5 5 (26.32%) CA
5 5 (26.32%) Genesys
6 2 (10.53%) KANA
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft