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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 118 102 116
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Contract jobs citing IVR 6 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.25% 0.68% 0.046%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.99% 2.60% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£303 £364 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £375 £344
% change year-on-year
-12.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
- -22.58%
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 Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
607 577 631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.84% 25.99% 28.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 340 285
Average daily rate £350 £350 £317
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £499 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 20 68
Average hourly rate £12.34 £13.68 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.83% -21.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £10.50 £9.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.56 £17.85 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IVR across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IVR across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

IVR Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

IVR
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
(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
West Yorkshire -15 6 £303 -16.89% 1
North Yorkshire - - - -
IVR
England

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 7 (77.78%) C#
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
1 7 (77.78%) WCF
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) CRM
3 5 (55.56%) CTI
3 5 (55.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (44.44%) SOAP
4 4 (44.44%) JSON
5 3 (33.33%) REST
6 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (22.22%) Sass
6 2 (22.22%) SignalR
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) UML
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
6 2 (22.22%) CruiseControl
6 2 (22.22%) Subversion
6 2 (22.22%) Law
6 2 (22.22%) jQuery
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (11.11%) WFM
7 1 (11.11%) SOA
7 1 (11.11%) PBX
7 1 (11.11%) IBM
7 1 (11.11%) Nortel

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) CTI
2 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
3 1 (11.11%) PBX
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) CruiseControl
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Genesys Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Voice Architect
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
1 7 (77.78%) WCF
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) JSON
4 3 (33.33%) REST
5 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (22.22%) Sass
5 2 (22.22%) SignalR
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) UML
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) WFM
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) IBM
1 1 (11.11%) Nortel
1 1 (11.11%) Avaya
1 1 (11.11%) Genesys
1 1 (11.11%) Verint