The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 25 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)
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 392 397 411
Rank change year-on-year +5 +14  
Contract jobs citing IVR 26 27 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.34% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 18
Median daily rate £425 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £335 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year - -6.25%  
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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 7808 7979 8569
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 38.16% 37.32% 36.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5597 5768 6035
Median daily rate £513 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 106 146
Median hourly rate £21.70 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £12.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

IVR
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

IVR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IVR in London

IVR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IVR in London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IVR in London

IVR
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IVR in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IVR in London

IVR
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IVR within the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
City of London 0 4 £438 -7.89% 1
Ilford +2 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £215 -
IVR
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region with a requirement for IVR.

1 14 (30.43%) Cisco
2 13 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.09%) CRM
4 11 (23.91%) Avaya
4 11 (23.91%) Verint
5 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Excel
6 9 (19.57%) MS Visio
6 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Office
6 9 (19.57%) Finance
6 9 (19.57%) Validation
6 9 (19.57%) Migration
6 9 (19.57%) VMware
6 9 (19.57%) Handset
6 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (17.39%) F5
7 8 (17.39%) Fortinet
7 8 (17.39%) CMS
7 8 (17.39%) Firewall
7 8 (17.39%) VoIP
7 8 (17.39%) SLA
7 8 (17.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (17.39%) CTI
7 8 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (17.39%) MPLS
7 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
7 8 (17.39%) Payment Gateway
8 6 (13.04%) Project Management
8 6 (13.04%) Cisco IPCC
8 6 (13.04%) Unified Communications

IVR
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 8 (17.39%) CMS
2 3 (6.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (19.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.17%) InVision
3 1 (2.17%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) CTI
1 8 (17.39%) Firewall
1 8 (17.39%) MPLS
1 8 (17.39%) VoIP
2 6 (13.04%) Unified Communications
3 3 (6.52%) IP Telephony
3 3 (6.52%) Skype
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco ICM
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (4.35%) Intranet
4 2 (4.35%) ISDN
4 2 (4.35%) LAN
4 2 (4.35%) WAN
5 1 (2.17%) H.323
5 1 (2.17%) LDAP
5 1 (2.17%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.52%) Local Government
4 2 (4.35%) Back Office
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Legal
5 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Analyst
2 7 (15.22%) Project Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Architect
3 6 (13.04%) Avaya Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Business Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Consultant
4 5 (10.87%) Site Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Designer
5 3 (6.52%) Genesys Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Telephony Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Telephony Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Telephony Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco IPT Specialist
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco Specialist
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Voice Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) scikit-learn
2 1 (2.17%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (19.57%) Handset
3 8 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 8 (17.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (6.52%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.52%) Fintech
4 3 (6.52%) User Experience
5 2 (4.35%) Online Banking
5 2 (4.35%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
1 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) CRM
2 9 (19.57%) Migration
2 9 (19.57%) Validation
3 6 (13.04%) Project Management
4 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.87%) Functional Testing
4 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (10.87%) WFM
5 4 (8.70%) ITIL
6 3 (6.52%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (6.52%) Logistic Regression
6 3 (6.52%) Logistics
6 3 (6.52%) Machine Learning
6 3 (6.52%) Quality Management
6 3 (6.52%) Random Forest
6 3 (6.52%) Resource Management
7 2 (4.35%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (4.35%) Matrix Management
7 2 (4.35%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (4.35%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) Groovy
1 3 (6.52%) Java
1 3 (6.52%) Python
2 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) ISEB
1 4 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.52%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Cisco
2 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 11 (23.91%) Avaya
3 11 (23.91%) Verint
4 9 (19.57%) VMware
5 8 (17.39%) F5
5 8 (17.39%) Fortinet
5 8 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (10.87%) Genesys
7 4 (8.70%) HP
8 2 (4.35%) Mitel
8 2 (4.35%) NICE Systems
8 2 (4.35%) Siemens