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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Copywriting over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Copywriting
Rank 589 570 529
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -41
Contract jobs citing Copywriting 41 45 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.087% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.27% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 27 39
Median daily rate £245 £340 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.94% +36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £135 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £455 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £184 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-54.06% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £32.00 £19.00 £16.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.42% +16.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.60 £15.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.80 £21.40 £16.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 - £16.28
Copywriting
UK

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
16731 16900 15815
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.51% 32.76% 32.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10900 10826 9702
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 582 664 637
Median hourly rate £20.92 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.19% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

Copywriting
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Copywriting as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Copywriting across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Copywriting Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Copywriting
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Copywriting within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -8 23 £363 +11.11% 9
South East -2 11 £150 -50.00% 2
East of England - 5 £184 - 2
North West -5 2 £200 -56.75%
Copywriting
UK

Copywriting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 England region with a requirement for Copywriting.

1 34 (46.58%) User Experience
2 31 (42.47%) Marketing
3 20 (27.40%) Project Management
4 17 (23.29%) Finance
4 17 (23.29%) Wireframes
5 15 (20.55%) SEO
6 14 (19.18%) Analytics
6 14 (19.18%) Social Media
7 13 (17.81%) Degree
7 13 (17.81%) Adobe
7 13 (17.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (16.44%) CMS
8 12 (16.44%) Migration
8 12 (16.44%) Digital Marketing
8 12 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (15.07%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (15.07%) Banking
9 11 (15.07%) HTML
9 11 (15.07%) Photoshop
10 9 (12.33%) Google Analytics
10 9 (12.33%) Google
10 9 (12.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 8 (10.96%) CSS
12 7 (9.59%) B2B
12 7 (9.59%) Internet
12 7 (9.59%) Web Design
12 7 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (9.59%) Advertising
12 7 (9.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 7 (9.59%) Mobile Banking

Copywriting
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 12 (16.44%) CMS
2 3 (4.11%) Confluence
2 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.74%) WordPress
4 1 (1.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Photoshop
2 7 (9.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (6.85%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.85%) MS Office
4 4 (5.48%) InDesign
5 3 (4.11%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Aligne
2 2 (2.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.74%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.33%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.74%) AdWords
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) Internet
2 4 (5.48%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Axure RP
2 3 (4.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (4.11%) JIRA
General
1 31 (42.47%) Marketing
2 17 (23.29%) Finance
3 11 (15.07%) Banking
4 7 (9.59%) Advertising
5 6 (8.22%) Legal
6 3 (4.11%) Brand Awareness
6 3 (4.11%) German Language
7 2 (2.74%) Danish Language
7 2 (2.74%) Electronics
7 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.74%) Multimedia
7 2 (2.74%) Retail
7 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Designer
2 10 (13.70%) Copywriter
3 6 (8.22%) Content Editor
4 5 (6.85%) UX Designer
5 4 (5.48%) Administrator
5 4 (5.48%) Digital Designer
5 4 (5.48%) Digital Executive
5 4 (5.48%) Graphic Designer
5 4 (5.48%) Marketing Assistant
5 4 (5.48%) Senior Designer
5 4 (5.48%) Senior Graphic Designer
6 3 (4.11%) Architect
6 3 (4.11%) Content Designer
6 3 (4.11%) Marketing Executive
6 3 (4.11%) Marketing Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Social Media Manager
6 3 (4.11%) UI Designer
6 3 (4.11%) User Experience Architect
7 2 (2.74%) Communications Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.07%) HTML
2 8 (10.96%) CSS
3 2 (2.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (46.58%) User Experience
2 14 (19.18%) Social Media
3 12 (16.44%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (9.59%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (5.48%) Blog
5 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.74%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.74%) Social Network
7 1 (1.37%) Fintech
7 1 (1.37%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Android
2 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.40%) Project Management
2 17 (23.29%) Wireframes
3 15 (20.55%) SEO
4 14 (19.18%) Analytics
5 13 (17.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (16.44%) Digital Marketing
6 12 (16.44%) Migration
7 11 (15.07%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (12.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 7 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (9.59%) B2B
9 7 (9.59%) Infographics
9 7 (9.59%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (9.59%) Web Design
10 5 (6.85%) Benchmarking
10 5 (6.85%) Content Management
10 5 (6.85%) Pay per click
10 5 (6.85%) Prototyping
10 5 (6.85%) Time Management
11 4 (5.48%) Content Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (17.81%) Adobe
2 9 (12.33%) Google
3 6 (8.22%) Twitter
4 5 (6.85%) Facebook
4 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.11%) Atlassian
5 3 (4.11%) Optimizely
5 3 (4.11%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.74%) Brandwatch
6 2 (2.74%) Omniture
6 2 (2.74%) SAP
6 2 (2.74%) Yahoo!
7 1 (1.37%) Capita
7 1 (1.37%) hybris
7 1 (1.37%) OpenText