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 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Copywriting
Rank 524 497 506
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +9
Contract jobs citing Copywriting 55 59 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.38% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 31 38
Average daily rate
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£225 £217 £214
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.68% +1.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £410 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £330 £245
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +34.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £137.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+816.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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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
16397 15364 16430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.08% 31.85% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10189 9700 9744
Average daily rate £420 £420 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 677 603 816
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.90 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -26.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.29 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

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 September 2014.

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 September 2014. 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 +16 32 £225 +3.68% 7
North West -2 7 £225 - 3
South East -28 6 £208 -49.39% 5
South West -28 4 £170 +30.76% 1
Yorkshire -6 3 £213 - 1
East of England - 1 £150 - 2
West Midlands - - - -
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Copywriting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 37 (36.27%) Content Management
2 35 (34.31%) Marketing
3 34 (33.33%) CMS
4 30 (29.41%) SEO
4 30 (29.41%) Retail
4 30 (29.41%) User Experience
5 28 (27.45%) Finance
6 25 (24.51%) HTML
7 22 (21.57%) Banking
8 21 (20.59%) E-Commerce
9 17 (16.67%) CSS
10 16 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (15.69%) Social Media
11 14 (13.73%) Analytics
11 14 (13.73%) Benchmarking
12 13 (12.75%) Adobe
13 12 (11.76%) Retail Banking
13 12 (11.76%) Legal
14 11 (10.78%) Google Analytics
14 11 (10.78%) Google
15 10 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (9.80%) Publishing
15 10 (9.80%) Photoshop
16 9 (8.82%) Data Analysis
16 9 (8.82%) Customer Insight
17 8 (7.84%) Blog
17 8 (7.84%) Email Marketing
17 8 (7.84%) Digital Marketing
18 7 (6.86%) Pay per click
18 7 (6.86%) Internet

Copywriting
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 34 (33.33%) CMS
2 6 (5.88%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.98%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.98%) Magnolia
5 1 (0.98%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (9.80%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.90%) MS Office
3 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.98%) InDesign
5 1 (0.98%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 11 (10.78%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.86%) Internet
2 3 (2.94%) VPN
2 3 (2.94%) HTTPS
2 3 (2.94%) Intranet
3 2 (1.96%) FTP
3 2 (1.96%) Extranet
4 1 (0.98%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (3.92%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.94%) MS Access
3 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.94%) JIRA
1 3 (2.94%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
General
1 35 (34.31%) Marketing
2 30 (29.41%) Retail
3 28 (27.45%) Finance
4 22 (21.57%) Banking
5 12 (11.76%) Legal
5 12 (11.76%) Retail Banking
6 10 (9.80%) Publishing
7 4 (3.92%) Advertising
8 3 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.96%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.96%) Automotive
9 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.96%) French Language
10 1 (0.98%) German Language
10 1 (0.98%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.98%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.98%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 28 (27.45%) Copywriter
2 14 (13.73%) Designer
3 13 (12.75%) Content Editor
4 8 (7.84%) UX Designer
5 7 (6.86%) Analyst
6 6 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 6 (5.88%) Content Manager
7 4 (3.92%) Web Editor
7 4 (3.92%) Author
7 4 (3.92%) Technical Author
7 4 (3.92%) Technical Writer
8 3 (2.94%) Communications Manager
8 3 (2.94%) Administrator
8 3 (2.94%) Web Content Editor
8 3 (2.94%) Web Designer
9 2 (1.96%) Marketing Manager
9 2 (1.96%) Developer
10 1 (0.98%) Project Manager
10 1 (0.98%) Interface Designer
10 1 (0.98%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (24.51%) HTML
2 17 (16.67%) CSS
3 4 (3.92%) XML
4 3 (2.94%) Flash
4 3 (2.94%) .NET
4 3 (2.94%) HTML5
5 1 (0.98%) CSS3
5 1 (0.98%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.98%) Ajax
5 1 (0.98%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 30 (29.41%) User Experience
2 16 (15.69%) Social Media
3 8 (7.84%) Blog
4 6 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.94%) NHS
6 3 (2.94%) BBC
6 3 (2.94%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.96%) Tandem
7 2 (1.96%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.96%) Social Network
8 1 (0.98%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.98%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.98%) Photography
8 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (36.27%) Content Management
2 30 (29.41%) SEO
3 21 (20.59%) E-Commerce
4 16 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (13.73%) Analytics
5 14 (13.73%) Benchmarking
6 10 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (8.82%) Data Analysis
7 9 (8.82%) Customer Insight
8 8 (7.84%) Email Marketing
8 8 (7.84%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (6.86%) Pay per click
10 6 (5.88%) Workflow
11 4 (3.92%) Scrum
11 4 (3.92%) Web Development
11 4 (3.92%) Waterfall
12 3 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (2.94%) Project Management
13 2 (1.96%) CRM
13 2 (1.96%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.90%) JavaScript
2 3 (2.94%) ActionScript
3 1 (0.98%) VBA
3 1 (0.98%) PHP
3 1 (0.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.94%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) Degree
3 1 (0.98%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (12.75%) Adobe
2 11 (10.78%) Google
3 5 (4.90%) Facebook
3 5 (4.90%) Twitter
4 4 (3.92%) Coremetrics
4 4 (3.92%) Oracle
5 3 (2.94%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.96%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.96%) ExactTarget
7 1 (0.98%) HP
7 1 (0.98%) Omniture
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