The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 114 133 123
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Contract jobs citing IVR 3 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.14% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.64% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Median daily rate £299 £388 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.90% +28.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £383 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £515 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
-24.77% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
689 787 728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.96% 27.33% 28.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 539 461
Median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £587 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 36 42
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £12.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £11.10 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.00 £19.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

IVR
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

IVR Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

IVR
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire +10 3 £299 -22.90%
IVR
England

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for IVR.

1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) Avaya
1 2 (33.33%) VXML
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) Web Analytics
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) Psychology
1 2 (33.33%) Ergonomics
1 2 (33.33%) Usability Testing
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Ethnography
1 2 (33.33%) Ethnographic Research
1 2 (33.33%) Heuristic Evaluation
1 2 (33.33%) ISDN
1 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) PBX
2 1 (16.67%) RFC 2833
2 1 (16.67%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (16.67%) CCXML
2 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) ISDN
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (16.67%) CTI
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DPNSS
2 1 (16.67%) H.323
2 1 (16.67%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (16.67%) ISUP
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) MGCP
2 1 (16.67%) PBX
2 1 (16.67%) Q.931
2 1 (16.67%) RTP
2 1 (16.67%) Softphone
2 1 (16.67%) SS7
2 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Log4j
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience Researcher
1 2 (33.33%) User Researcher
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Communications Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Voice Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) VXML
2 1 (16.67%) CCXML
2 1 (16.67%) RFC 2833
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Ergonomics
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Handset
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Analytics
1 2 (33.33%) Ethnographic Research
1 2 (33.33%) Ethnography
1 2 (33.33%) Heuristic Evaluation
1 2 (33.33%) Psychology
1 2 (33.33%) Usability Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Web Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Contact Management
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Genesys
2 1 (16.67%) Verint