The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 121 106 110
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs citing IVR 8 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.31% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.42% 0.75% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate £384 £475 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.15% +38.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-9.64% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.50
Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
564 401 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.95% 19.53% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 208 201
Average daily rate £325 £313 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £205 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 39 24
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.64% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £38.75 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
IVR
England

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
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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -14 8 £384 -19.15% 1
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
IVR
England

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 11 (52.38%) Avaya
2 9 (42.86%) Cisco
2 9 (42.86%) Project Management
3 7 (33.33%) Genesys
3 7 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (23.81%) Finance
5 3 (14.29%) VoIP
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 3 (14.29%) Banking
6 2 (9.52%) Retail
6 2 (9.52%) Retail Banking
6 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (9.52%) WAN
6 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
6 2 (9.52%) LAN
6 2 (9.52%) H.323
7 1 (4.76%) SCCP
7 1 (4.76%) CCNP
7 1 (4.76%) Citrix
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (4.76%) RIP
7 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.76%) VPN
7 1 (4.76%) SQL
7 1 (4.76%) Web Services
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL
7 1 (4.76%) ISDN
7 1 (4.76%) NHS

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) VoIP
2 2 (9.52%) WAN
2 2 (9.52%) LAN
2 2 (9.52%) H.323
3 1 (4.76%) SCCP
3 1 (4.76%) RIP
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) ISDN
3 1 (4.76%) CTI
3 1 (4.76%) MPLS
3 1 (4.76%) BGP
3 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.76%) MGCP
3 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (4.76%) VLAN
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Retail Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Test Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Voice Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Voice Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Voice Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Voice Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) NHS
1 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Test Management
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
1 1 (4.76%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCNP
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Avaya
2 9 (42.86%) Cisco
3 7 (33.33%) Genesys
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Verint
4 1 (4.76%) VMware