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 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Copywriting
Rank 548 519 491
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -28
Contract jobs citing Copywriting 28 41 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.086% 0.065%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.27% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 21
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -3.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £166 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £352 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £353 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.92% -11.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £23.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.78% -
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
15045 15213 13035
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.68% 31.85% 31.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 9293 9502 8032
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 £255 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 590 610 673
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -18.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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 30 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 30 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 -4 16 £220 -4.34% 11
South East -13 8 £375 - 3
East of England +6 1 £225 -
Yorkshire -12 1 £200 -
North West -20 1 - - 4
West Midlands - - - -
Copywriting
UK

Copywriting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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 18 (31.58%) Marketing
2 16 (28.07%) Content Management
3 12 (21.05%) Finance
3 12 (21.05%) CMS
3 12 (21.05%) HTML
4 11 (19.30%) User Experience
5 10 (17.54%) Publishing
6 9 (15.79%) Banking
7 8 (14.04%) SEO
7 8 (14.04%) Internet
8 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
8 7 (12.28%) Photoshop
8 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
8 7 (12.28%) Project Management
9 6 (10.53%) Intranet
9 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (10.53%) CSS
9 6 (10.53%) Degree
10 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
10 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (8.77%) Analytics
11 4 (7.02%) MS Office
11 4 (7.02%) Adobe
11 4 (7.02%) Retail
11 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (7.02%) Data Analysis
11 4 (7.02%) Advertising
11 4 (7.02%) Social Media
11 4 (7.02%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (7.02%) FreeMarker

Copywriting
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 12 (21.05%) CMS
2 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.75%) Drupal
3 1 (1.75%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Photoshop
2 4 (7.02%) MS Office
3 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.75%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.75%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.75%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) Internet
2 6 (10.53%) Intranet
3 1 (1.75%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dreamweaver
General
1 18 (31.58%) Marketing
2 12 (21.05%) Finance
3 10 (17.54%) Publishing
4 9 (15.79%) Banking
5 4 (7.02%) Retail
5 4 (7.02%) Advertising
6 3 (5.26%) Legal
6 3 (5.26%) Retail Banking
7 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.75%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.75%) Games
8 1 (1.75%) French Language
Job Titles
1 10 (17.54%) Copywriter
2 5 (8.77%) Designer
3 4 (7.02%) Content Manager
3 4 (7.02%) Author
4 3 (5.26%) Technical Author
4 3 (5.26%) Web Editor
4 3 (5.26%) Content Editor
5 2 (3.51%) User Experience Manager
5 2 (3.51%) Digital Designer
5 2 (3.51%) Technical Editor
5 2 (3.51%) Communications Manager
5 2 (3.51%) Marketing Manager
5 2 (3.51%) Product Manager
6 1 (1.75%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (1.75%) Project Manager
6 1 (1.75%) Business Analyst
6 1 (1.75%) Analyst
6 1 (1.75%) Administrator
6 1 (1.75%) Project Leader
6 1 (1.75%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.05%) HTML
2 6 (10.53%) CSS
3 4 (7.02%) FreeMarker
4 3 (5.26%) jQuery
5 2 (3.51%) Flash
6 1 (1.75%) HTML5
6 1 (1.75%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) User Experience
2 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.02%) Social Media
4 2 (3.51%) Statistics
4 2 (3.51%) Online Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.75%) Animation
5 1 (1.75%) Photography
5 1 (1.75%) Video Editing
5 1 (1.75%) Social Network
5 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Mac OS X
1 2 (3.51%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) Content Management
2 8 (14.04%) SEO
3 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
3 7 (12.28%) Project Management
4 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (8.77%) Analytics
6 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.02%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.02%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (5.26%) Benchmarking
7 3 (5.26%) Time Management
7 3 (5.26%) Email Marketing
8 2 (3.51%) Campaign Management
8 2 (3.51%) B2B
8 2 (3.51%) Product Management
8 2 (3.51%) Direct Marketing
9 1 (1.75%) Database Marketing
9 1 (1.75%) Search Engine Marketing
9 1 (1.75%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.51%) PHP
3 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) Adobe
3 3 (5.26%) Google
3 3 (5.26%) Facebook
3 3 (5.26%) Twitter
4 2 (3.51%) Apple
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £147.00 - £177.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury Christ Church University
Rate: From £22,685 to £24,775 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago