The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 11 July 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 Reading 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank - 70 83
Contract jobs citing IVR 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.44% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £380
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -3.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.96 -
Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
180 227 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 19.85% 24.25% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 98 88
Average daily rate £350 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £212 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 10
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.72 £14.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.30% +13.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.91 £8.00 £14.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £22.58 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -18.00%
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IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IVR across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 21 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Genesys
1 1 (100.00%) Empirix
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) WFM
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Verint

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) WFM
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Genesys
1 1 (100.00%) Empirix
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Verint