The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Copywriting in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Copywriting over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Copywriting
Rank 86 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Copywriting 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.071% - 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% - 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.00 -
Copywriting
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
396 330 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.11% 25.15% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 185 128
Average daily rate £400 £394 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Average hourly rate £41.50 £16.00 £14.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+159.37% +11.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

Copywriting
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Copywriting Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Copywriting
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Copywriting Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Copywriting
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) TeamSite
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Umbraco

Copywriting
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft