The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Copywriting in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Copywriting over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Copywriting
Rank 540 511 504
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -7
Contract jobs citing Copywriting 29 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.060% 0.037%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.19% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 10
Average daily rate
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£250 £250 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £338 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £353 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.92% -11.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.92 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.25% -3.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £11.50 -
% change year-on-year
+21.73% -
Copywriting
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14509 14618 12720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.42% 31.41% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9039 9043 7775
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 555 596 717
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.93 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.32 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+0.98% -8.40%

Copywriting
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Copywriting Jobs Demand Trend in England

Copywriting
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Copywriting Daily Rate Trend in England

Copywriting
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Copywriting across the England region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Copywriting Daily Rate Histogram in England

Copywriting
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Copywriting Hourly Rate Trend in England

Copywriting
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Copywriting within the England region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +6 17 £230 -4.16% 7
South East -11 9 £375 +38.88% 5
South West - 2 £258 - 2
Yorkshire -6 1 £200 - 2
North West - - - - 3
West Midlands - - - - 2
East of England - - - - 2
Copywriting
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Copywriting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 19 (35.19%) Marketing
2 16 (29.63%) CMS
3 15 (27.78%) Content Management
4 12 (22.22%) Finance
5 10 (18.52%) SEO
5 10 (18.52%) Analytics
6 9 (16.67%) HTML
6 9 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 8 (14.81%) Banking
7 8 (14.81%) Google
7 8 (14.81%) Social Media
8 7 (12.96%) User Experience
8 7 (12.96%) Email Marketing
8 7 (12.96%) Publishing
8 7 (12.96%) CSS
8 7 (12.96%) Project Management
9 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 6 (11.11%) Intranet
9 6 (11.11%) Photoshop
9 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (11.11%) Retail
9 6 (11.11%) Google Analytics
9 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (11.11%) Facebook
9 6 (11.11%) Twitter
10 5 (9.26%) Advertising
10 5 (9.26%) Degree
10 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
11 4 (7.41%) Internet
11 4 (7.41%) Pay per click

Copywriting
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 16 (29.63%) CMS
2 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) Apache
3 1 (1.85%) Drupal
3 1 (1.85%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.56%) MS Office
3 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.85%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) Intranet
2 4 (7.41%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (35.19%) Marketing
2 12 (22.22%) Finance
3 8 (14.81%) Banking
4 7 (12.96%) Publishing
5 6 (11.11%) Retail
6 5 (9.26%) Advertising
7 3 (5.56%) Retail Banking
8 2 (3.70%) Legal
8 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
9 1 (1.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (16.67%) Copywriter
2 4 (7.41%) Author
2 4 (7.41%) Content Editor
2 4 (7.41%) Content Manager
3 3 (5.56%) Designer
3 3 (5.56%) Technical Author
3 3 (5.56%) Marketing Manager
3 3 (5.56%) Web Editor
4 2 (3.70%) Product Manager
4 2 (3.70%) Administrator
4 2 (3.70%) Communications Manager
4 2 (3.70%) Technical Editor
4 2 (3.70%) User Experience Manager
5 1 (1.85%) UX Designer
5 1 (1.85%) Sub Editor
5 1 (1.85%) E-Commerce Specialist
5 1 (1.85%) Web Content Manager
5 1 (1.85%) Product Specialist
5 1 (1.85%) Campaign Manager
5 1 (1.85%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) HTML
2 7 (12.96%) CSS
3 2 (3.70%) jQuery
4 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Social Media
2 7 (12.96%) User Experience
3 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.56%) Blog
5 2 (3.70%) Statistics
5 2 (3.70%) Online Banking
5 2 (3.70%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.85%) Animation
6 1 (1.85%) Video Editing
6 1 (1.85%) Social Network
6 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.85%) BBC
6 1 (1.85%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Mac OS X
1 2 (3.70%) Mac OS
2 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Content Management
2 10 (18.52%) SEO
2 10 (18.52%) Analytics
3 9 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 7 (12.96%) Project Management
4 7 (12.96%) Email Marketing
5 6 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.41%) Pay per click
7 3 (5.56%) Benchmarking
7 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (3.70%) Campaign Management
8 2 (3.70%) Time Management
8 2 (3.70%) Product Management
8 2 (3.70%) B2B
8 2 (3.70%) Direct Marketing
8 2 (3.70%) Marketing Strategy
8 2 (3.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.70%) PHP
3 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) Google
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Facebook
2 6 (11.11%) Twitter
3 3 (5.56%) Adobe
3 3 (5.56%) Coremetrics
4 2 (3.70%) Apple
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