The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Copywriting in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Copywriting over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Copywriting
Rank 194 182 205
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +23
Contract jobs citing Copywriting 7 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.56% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 8
Average daily rate
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£278 £270 £229
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.24% +17.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £125 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £348 £266
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.28 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -14.34%
Copywriting
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2182 2157 2632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.40% 37.47% 37.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1739 1604 1979
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 28 63
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.44 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.75% -8.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.65 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.70 £29.75 £53.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

Copywriting
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Copywriting across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Copywriting Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Copywriting
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Copywriting across the City of London region.

Copywriting Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Copywriting
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Copywriting across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Copywriting Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Copywriting
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Copywriting across the City of London region.

Copywriting Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Copywriting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Copywriting 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 Copywriting.

1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) SEO
4 3 (27.27%) Advertising
4 3 (27.27%) Content Management
4 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
4 3 (27.27%) User Experience
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) CMS
5 2 (18.18%) Social Media
6 1 (9.09%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Facebook
6 1 (9.09%) Twitter
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Sass
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Retail
6 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Drupal
6 1 (9.09%) Email Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) jQuery
6 1 (9.09%) Marketing Management
6 1 (9.09%) Web Design
6 1 (9.09%) Google
6 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
6 1 (9.09%) Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) Animation

Copywriting
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Copywriting 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 Copywriting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Analytics
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Advertising
4 1 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Copywriter
2 2 (18.18%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Content Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Social Media Executive
3 1 (9.09%) Email Designer
3 1 (9.09%) UX Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Author
3 1 (9.09%) Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Social Media
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Animation
3 1 (9.09%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Content Management
2 3 (27.27%) SEO
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Email Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing Management
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe
1 1 (9.09%) Google
1 1 (9.09%) Facebook
1 1 (9.09%) Twitter
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £405.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £288.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago