The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank - 129 -
Contract jobs citing IVR 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.035% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £450 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +40.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
IVR
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
688 948 757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.25% 33.33% 26.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 488 395
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 29 20
Median hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +128.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.54 £12.94 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £46.10 £32.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +15.72%

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IVR
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

IVR Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

IVR
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

IVR Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 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 Scotland region with a requirement for IVR.

1 2 (66.67%) VXML
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) Genesys
2 1 (33.33%) CTI
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) CTI
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (33.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Genesys Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Genesys Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Mitel Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Genesys
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle