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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 111 96 91
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Contract jobs citing IVR 3 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.15% 0.45% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 1.77% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
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- £384 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -19.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £392 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.44% -7.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
551 452 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.07% 25.24% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 274 176
Average daily rate £363 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 24
Average hourly rate £15.19 £15.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.23% +1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.01 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £39.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -12.76%

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IVR across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IVR within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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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
Leeds -20 1 - - 1
IVR
Yorkshire

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
1 6 (60.00%) CRM
2 5 (50.00%) CTI
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (40.00%) JSON
3 4 (40.00%) SOAP
4 3 (30.00%) REST
5 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (20.00%) Avaya
6 1 (10.00%) PMI
6 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Genesys
6 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
6 1 (10.00%) JMS
6 1 (10.00%) SOA
6 1 (10.00%) Chordiant
6 1 (10.00%) PBX
6 1 (10.00%) WSDL
6 1 (10.00%) Nortel
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
6 1 (10.00%) Struts

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) CTI
2 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (10.00%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
1 2 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (10.00%) AWS Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Voice Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Genesys Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 5 (50.00%) WCF
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) SOAP
3 4 (40.00%) JSON
4 3 (30.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) XSD
5 1 (10.00%) JMS
5 1 (10.00%) WSDL
5 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (10.00%) Struts
5 1 (10.00%) J2EE
5 1 (10.00%) EJB
5 1 (10.00%) JSP
5 1 (10.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) PMI
1 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (10.00%) VUI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) SOA
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) CMMI
2 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) WFM
2 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) IBM
1 2 (20.00%) Avaya
2 1 (10.00%) Genesys
2 1 (10.00%) Verint
2 1 (10.00%) Nortel
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Chordiant