The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 56 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IVR 8 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.08% - 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.51% - 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Median daily rate £388 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £450 £303
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +48.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
IVR
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
228 292 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.81% 31.06% 28.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 162 162
Median daily rate £375 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 4
Median hourly rate £49.14 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.80% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.49 £13.74 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £97.65 £27.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

IVR
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

IVR Daily Rate Trend in Reading

IVR
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IVR across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

IVR Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

IVR
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

IVR Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 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 Reading region with a requirement for IVR.

1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) CCNP
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (62.50%) CTI
4 5 (62.50%) VoIP
5 4 (50.00%) PBX
5 4 (50.00%) PSTN
6 3 (37.50%) Avaya
6 3 (37.50%) CCNA
6 3 (37.50%) Mitel
6 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
6 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
6 3 (37.50%) High Availability
6 3 (37.50%) Skype
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (37.50%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (25.00%) Migration
7 2 (25.00%) CCVP
7 2 (25.00%) H.323
7 2 (25.00%) CCIE
8 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 1 (12.50%) MS Office
8 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 1 (12.50%) Project Management
8 1 (12.50%) Genesys
8 1 (12.50%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
8 1 (12.50%) Speech Recognition

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) CTI
1 5 (62.50%) VoIP
2 4 (50.00%) PBX
2 4 (50.00%) PSTN
3 3 (37.50%) Skype
3 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
4 2 (25.00%) H.323
5 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya Voice Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Mitel Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Mitel Voice Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (37.50%) High Availability
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Speech Recognition
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CCNP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP Voice
3 2 (25.00%) CCIE
3 2 (25.00%) CCVP
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Avaya
2 3 (37.50%) Mitel
3 1 (12.50%) Genesys
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Verint