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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Copywriting over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Copywriting
Rank 158 163 198
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +35
Contract jobs citing Copywriting 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.061% 0.029% 0.087%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.073% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £269 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £165 £243
% change year-on-year
+81.81% -31.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £175.00 -
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
1337 1372 2154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.77% 40.07% 37.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1010 1054 1669
Median daily rate £505 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 38
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +30.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £12.70 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.85 £22.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.81 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +19.61%

Copywriting
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Copywriting as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Copywriting 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 City of London region with a requirement for Copywriting.

1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) SEO
2 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (50.00%) User Experience
2 5 (50.00%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (40.00%) Marketing
4 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Advertising
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Internet
4 3 (30.00%) Benchmarking
4 3 (30.00%) Wireframes
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (20.00%) Brand Management
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (20.00%) CMS
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) French Language
5 2 (20.00%) Italian Language
5 2 (20.00%) Spanish Language
5 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (10.00%) Content Management
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (10.00%) Taxonomies
6 1 (10.00%) Ontologies
6 1 (10.00%) Degree

Copywriting
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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 2 (20.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
General
1 6 (60.00%) Banking
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Marketing
3 3 (30.00%) Advertising
3 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) French Language
4 2 (20.00%) Italian Language
4 2 (20.00%) Spanish Language
4 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Content Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Subject Matter Expert
1 2 (20.00%) Web Content Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Web Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Copywriter
2 1 (10.00%) Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Copywriter
2 1 (10.00%) Interface Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Online Content Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Online Trading Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Content Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Copywriter
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Content Manager
2 1 (10.00%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Mobile Banking
1 5 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Ontologies
2 1 (10.00%) Social Media
2 1 (10.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) SEO
2 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Benchmarking
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Wireframes
4 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (20.00%) Brand Management
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) B2B
5 1 (10.00%) B2C
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) Content Writing
5 1 (10.00%) Data Privacy
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree