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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 51 74 72
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -2
Contract jobs citing IVR 6 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.00% 0.11% 0.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.93% 0.34% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £350 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +59.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £450 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +40.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
IVR
Buckinghamshire

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
205 297 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 34.00% 31.83% 34.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 133 167
Median daily rate £425 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 26
Median hourly rate £37.50 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.85% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.18 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £17.60 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.53 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.79%

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 8 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for IVR.

1 11 (73.33%) Avaya
2 9 (60.00%) Retail
3 7 (46.67%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 6 (40.00%) CCNA
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Firewall
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (33.33%) CA
5 5 (33.33%) Cucumber
6 4 (26.67%) F5
6 4 (26.67%) CA Spectrum
6 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (26.67%) MPLS
6 4 (26.67%) Genesys
6 4 (26.67%) ADSL
6 4 (26.67%) VoIP
6 4 (26.67%) WAN
6 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) e-Health
7 3 (20.00%) Spring
7 3 (20.00%) Scrum
7 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) Unix
7 3 (20.00%) Algorithms
7 3 (20.00%) SDET
7 3 (20.00%) Gherkin
7 3 (20.00%) BDD

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (26.67%) ADSL
2 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (26.67%) MPLS
2 4 (26.67%) VoIP
2 4 (26.67%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) LDAP
4 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (6.67%) Introscope
General
1 9 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Network Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Network Operations Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Development Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Gherkin
1 3 (20.00%) Spring
2 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
2 2 (13.33%) J2EE
2 2 (13.33%) JMS
2 2 (13.33%) jQuery
2 2 (13.33%) Node.js
2 2 (13.33%) React
2 2 (13.33%) REST
2 2 (13.33%) SOAP
2 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (26.67%) e-Health
2 3 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) BDD
2 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Benchmarking
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Kanban
3 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
3 2 (13.33%) Refactoring
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (13.33%) Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CCNA
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.67%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Avaya
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) CA
4 4 (26.67%) F5
4 4 (26.67%) Genesys
5 2 (13.33%) KANA
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Remedy
6 1 (6.67%) IBM