Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IVR over the 6 months to 21 November 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 164 167
Rank change year-on-year +17 +3 -31
Contract jobs citing IVR 7 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.23% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 0.76% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 14
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £377 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.14% -5.78% +20.30%
10th Percentile £264 £300 £290
90th Percentile £460 £513 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £377 £400
% change year-on-year +6.14% -5.78% +20.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

IVR is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 910 1189 1366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 29.79% 33.27% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 733 896
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £257 £263
90th Percentile £550 £563 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 32 65
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% - -
10th Percentile £10.05 £9.92 £9.60
90th Percentile £22.43 £24.17 £43.45
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.81
% change year-on-year +10.34% +5.00% -4.76%

IVR
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing IVR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for IVR in West Yorkshire

IVR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IVR in West Yorkshire

IVR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IVR in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IVR in West Yorkshire

IVR
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +7 7 £400 +13.07%
IVR
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for IVR.

1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Usability Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Psychology
4 1 (14.29%) Ergonomics
4 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
4 1 (14.29%) CTI
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) CMS

IVR
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 (14.29%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) CTI
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Call Centre Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Call Centre Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Telephony Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Telephony Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience Researcher
2 1 (14.29%) User Researcher
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
1 3 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Cognitive Walkthrough
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Ergonomics
2 1 (14.29%) Ethnographic Research
2 1 (14.29%) Ethnography
2 1 (14.29%) Heuristic Evaluation
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Psychology
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Strategic Thinking
2 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
2 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Verint