The first 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Milton Keynes region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 67 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IVR 3 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.35% - 1.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.95% - 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate - - £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.50
Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
154 94 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.80% 17.80% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 45 63
Average daily rate £388 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £163 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 18
Average hourly rate £15.97 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.07% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.28 £12.80 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.43 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -20.00%
IVR
Buckinghamshire

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IVR across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) ADSL
2 1 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) e-Health
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) ADSL
2 1 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) e-Health
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Avaya
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper
1 1 (33.33%) CA
1 1 (33.33%) Nokia
1 1 (33.33%) F5