The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Copywriter
Rank 383 393 405
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Copywriter 23 28 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.098% 0.12% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 8
Average daily rate
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£234 £234 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £217 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £274 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 - £274
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £21.50 -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21789 22449 24429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.69% 92.50% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14922 15272 15897
Average daily rate £425 £448 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £270
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 402 467 652
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Copywriter
England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Copywriter across the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Copywriter Daily Rate Histogram 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 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +16 12 £305 +33.11%
Hammersmith - - - -
Copywriter
England

Copywriter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 26 (70.27%) Copywriting
2 17 (45.95%) CMS
3 15 (40.54%) Banking
3 15 (40.54%) Content Management
4 11 (29.73%) Marketing
5 10 (27.03%) Finance
6 9 (24.32%) Retail
7 8 (21.62%) Retail Banking
8 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (13.51%) Mobile Banking
9 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
10 4 (10.81%) SEO
10 4 (10.81%) Advertising
10 4 (10.81%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (8.11%) Social Media
11 3 (8.11%) Online Banking
11 3 (8.11%) Internet
11 3 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (5.41%) Workflow
12 2 (5.41%) Adobe
12 2 (5.41%) Migration
12 2 (5.41%) Legal
12 2 (5.41%) Straight-Through Processing
12 2 (5.41%) Facebook
12 2 (5.41%) Twitter
12 2 (5.41%) Adobe CQ
12 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
13 1 (2.70%) Blog
13 1 (2.70%) Podcast
13 1 (2.70%) Analytics

Copywriter
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 17 (45.95%) CMS
2 2 (5.41%) Adobe CQ
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Internet
General
1 15 (40.54%) Banking
2 11 (29.73%) Marketing
3 10 (27.03%) Finance
4 9 (24.32%) Retail
5 8 (21.62%) Retail Banking
6 4 (10.81%) Advertising
7 3 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (5.41%) Legal
9 1 (2.70%) French Language
9 1 (2.70%) Games
9 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (70.27%) Copywriting
2 5 (13.51%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Social Media
3 3 (8.11%) Online Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.70%) Blog
5 1 (2.70%) Podcast
5 1 (2.70%) Online Games
5 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Content Management
2 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
4 4 (10.81%) SEO
4 4 (10.81%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (5.41%) Workflow
5 2 (5.41%) Migration
5 2 (5.41%) Straight-Through Processing
6 1 (2.70%) Analytics
6 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Web Usability
6 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) Web Analytics
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Adobe
1 2 (5.41%) Facebook
1 2 (5.41%) Twitter