The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 118 124 94
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -30
Contract jobs citing IVR 5 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.26% 0.26% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 0.86% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Median daily rate £377 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.78% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £385 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £515 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £335
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £33.50
IVR
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
618 697 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.61% 30.50% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 452 310
Median daily rate £390 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 33 24
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.00 £10.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.72 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

IVR
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

IVR Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

IVR
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IVR within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +10 5 £377 -5.78%
IVR
Yorkshire

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for IVR.

1 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 5 (35.71%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) HP
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (21.43%) CCNP
4 3 (21.43%) CCNA
4 3 (21.43%) VoIP
5 2 (14.29%) SLA
5 2 (14.29%) Avaya
5 2 (14.29%) Genesys
5 2 (14.29%) Biometrics
5 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (14.29%) VXML
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (14.29%) Banking
5 2 (14.29%) Retail
5 2 (14.29%) Speech Recognition
5 2 (14.29%) Business Transformation
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
5 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (7.14%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCE

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 3 (21.43%) VoIP
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (7.14%) CTI
5 1 (7.14%) DPNSS
5 1 (7.14%) Firewall
5 1 (7.14%) H.323
5 1 (7.14%) Intelligent Network
5 1 (7.14%) ISUP
5 1 (7.14%) MGCP
5 1 (7.14%) PBX
5 1 (7.14%) Q.931
5 1 (7.14%) RTP
5 1 (7.14%) SS7
5 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
5 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Log4j
General
1 8 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Telecoms Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Telecoms Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Call Centre Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Test Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Lead Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Telephony Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) VXML
2 1 (7.14%) CCXML
2 1 (7.14%) RFC 2833
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (14.29%) Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Business Transformation
2 2 (14.29%) Speech Recognition
2 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) CAD
3 1 (7.14%) Contact Management
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) CCIE
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP Voice
3 1 (7.14%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 2 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
1 4 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) Avaya
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) Genesys
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint