The table below looks at the statistics for the Copywriter role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Copywriter in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Copywriter
Rank 410 397 375
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Copywriter 9 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.088% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.095% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 24
Average daily rate
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£250 £234 £219
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.83% +6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £211 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £325 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £294 - £284
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Copywriter
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22659 23234 22223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.22% 93.08% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 16116 16057 14830
Average daily rate £425 £430 £439
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -2.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 461 393 513
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -4.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £45.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Copywriter
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Copywriter in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Copywriter Jobs Demand Trend in London

Copywriter
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Copywriter Daily Rate Trend in London

Copywriter
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Copywriter Hourly Rate Trend in London

Copywriter
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Copywriter within the London region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
City of London +15 1 - -
Copywriter
England

Copywriter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Copywriter in their job title 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 with Copywriter in their job title.

1 19 (59.38%) Copywriting
2 13 (40.63%) User Experience
3 11 (34.38%) CMS
3 11 (34.38%) Banking
4 10 (31.25%) Content Management
4 10 (31.25%) Finance
5 9 (28.13%) Marketing
6 8 (25.00%) Retail
6 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (21.88%) SEO
8 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
8 6 (18.75%) Retail Banking
9 4 (12.50%) Social Media
9 4 (12.50%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (9.38%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (9.38%) Online Banking
10 3 (9.38%) Internet
10 3 (9.38%) Advertising
11 2 (6.25%) Migration
11 2 (6.25%) Legal
11 2 (6.25%) Workflow
11 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
11 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (6.25%) Blog
11 2 (6.25%) Podcast
11 2 (6.25%) Taxonomies
11 2 (6.25%) Degree
11 2 (6.25%) Intranet
11 2 (6.25%) WordPress
11 2 (6.25%) Web Usability

Copywriter
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Copywriter in their job title 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 with Copywriter in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (34.38%) CMS
2 2 (6.25%) WordPress
3 1 (3.13%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (3.13%) Jadu
3 1 (3.13%) LiveLink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) Intranet
General
1 11 (34.38%) Banking
2 10 (31.25%) Finance
3 9 (28.13%) Marketing
4 8 (25.00%) Retail
5 6 (18.75%) Retail Banking
6 3 (9.38%) Advertising
7 2 (6.25%) Legal
7 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
7 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (3.13%) Luxembourgish Language
8 1 (3.13%) Back Office
8 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (59.38%) Copywriting
2 13 (40.63%) User Experience
3 4 (12.50%) Social Media
3 4 (12.50%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (9.38%) Online Banking
5 2 (6.25%) Blog
5 2 (6.25%) Podcast
5 2 (6.25%) Taxonomies
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Content Management
2 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.88%) SEO
4 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.38%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.25%) Migration
6 2 (6.25%) Workflow
6 2 (6.25%) Web Usability
6 2 (6.25%) Information Architecture
7 1 (3.13%) Straight-Through Processing
7 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) B2B
7 1 (3.13%) B2C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Facebook
1 2 (6.25%) Twitter
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe
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