The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 249 253 228
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -25
Contract jobs citing IVR 7 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.082% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.56% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 7
Average daily rate £513 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
IVR
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2632 2701 2446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.66% 28.68% 28.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1540 1415 1264
Average daily rate £388 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 178 173
Average hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.70 £12.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IVR across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IVR
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

IVR Daily Rate Trend in the South East

IVR
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IVR across the South East region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

IVR Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

IVR
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

IVR Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

IVR
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IVR within the South East region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex - 3 £513 -
Berkshire -1 2 £513 +70.83% 1
Hampshire +7 1 £200 -50.00%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £350 - 2
IVR
England

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 5 (35.71%) Time Management
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) VoIP
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 3 (21.43%) CCNA
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco ICM
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) People Management
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco ICM Scripting
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) Banking
5 2 (14.29%) Retail
5 2 (14.29%) ISEB
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
5 2 (14.29%) Genesys
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.14%) LAN

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) VoIP
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.14%) CTI
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) MPLS
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) PBX
3 1 (7.14%) PSTN
3 1 (7.14%) Skype
3 1 (7.14%) SSL
3 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) Trac
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) PDA
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Debian
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.14%) SUSE
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Time Management
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (21.43%) People Management
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco ICM Scripting
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNA
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Genesys
4 1 (7.14%) Altiris
4 1 (7.14%) Avaya
4 1 (7.14%) BT
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
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Hydrogen Group
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