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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Copywriter
Rank 389 390 378
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Copywriter 14 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.11% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.12% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 8
Average daily rate
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£245 £234 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -20.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £203 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £265 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £243
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +26.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
20991 22143 19500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 93.05% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15086 15237 13037
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 392 385 540
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.79% -2.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £40.00 £43.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Copywriting
2 9 (42.86%) User Experience
3 6 (28.57%) CMS
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) SEO
5 4 (19.05%) Financial Institution
5 4 (19.05%) Content Management
6 3 (14.29%) Social Media
6 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.52%) Intranet
7 2 (9.52%) Banking
7 2 (9.52%) Advertising
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) Taxonomies
7 2 (9.52%) Degree
7 2 (9.52%) Blog
7 2 (9.52%) Podcast
7 2 (9.52%) WordPress
7 2 (9.52%) Web Usability
7 2 (9.52%) Information Architecture
8 1 (4.76%) Jadu
8 1 (4.76%) Luxembourgish Language
8 1 (4.76%) Online Banking
8 1 (4.76%) Marketing
8 1 (4.76%) Facebook
8 1 (4.76%) Twitter
8 1 (4.76%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (4.76%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management

Copywriter
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (28.57%) CMS
2 2 (9.52%) WordPress
3 1 (4.76%) Jadu
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (4.76%) LiveLink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Intranet
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Financial Institution
3 2 (9.52%) Advertising
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Luxembourgish Language
4 1 (4.76%) Back Office
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Copywriting
1 9 (42.86%) User Experience
2 3 (14.29%) Social Media
3 2 (9.52%) Blog
3 2 (9.52%) Podcast
3 2 (9.52%) Taxonomies
4 1 (4.76%) Online Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) SEO
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Content Management
3 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Web Usability
4 2 (9.52%) Information Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) B2B
5 1 (4.76%) B2C
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Adobe
1 1 (4.76%) Facebook
1 1 (4.76%) Twitter
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