The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 74 90
Contract jobs citing IVR 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - 0.11% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.37% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £366 £400
% change year-on-year +2.59% -8.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £106.25 £21.50 £22.22
% change year-on-year +394.18% -3.24%  

IVR is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 271 269 442
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 26.75% 28.38% 36.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 139 216
Median daily rate £375 £440 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.77% +21.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 21
Median hourly rate £15.50 £10.24 £16.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.44% -39.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £9.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £22.68 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

IVR
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing IVR as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for IVR in Buckinghamshire

IVR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IVR in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for IVR in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for IVR.

1 10 (83.33%) Avaya
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) CCNA
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (66.67%) VoIP
2 8 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 8 (66.67%) Workflow
2 8 (66.67%) F5
3 7 (58.33%) Remedy
3 7 (58.33%) DNS
4 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (41.67%) Driving Licence
6 3 (25.00%) Genesys
7 2 (16.67%) CTI
7 2 (16.67%) Biometrics
7 2 (16.67%) MPLS
7 2 (16.67%) ADSL
7 2 (16.67%) Nortel
7 2 (16.67%) WAN
7 2 (16.67%) Retail
7 2 (16.67%) Speech Recognition
7 2 (16.67%) Firewall
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Analytics
8 1 (8.33%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (8.33%) DevOps
8 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery

IVR
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (8.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 8 (66.67%) VoIP
2 7 (58.33%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) ADSL
3 2 (16.67%) CTI
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) MPLS
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Network Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Network Operations Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Nortel Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (41.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (8.33%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Biometrics
2 2 (16.67%) Speech Recognition
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CCNA
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Avaya
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) F5
3 7 (58.33%) Remedy
4 3 (25.00%) Genesys
5 2 (16.67%) Nortel
6 1 (8.33%) CA