The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Copywriting in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Copywriting over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Copywriting
Rank 426 412 410
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Contract jobs citing Copywriting 25 30 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.34% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 19
Median daily rate £375 £294 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% -4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £130 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £275 £213
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £28.61 £22.00 £137.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.02% -84.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.59 £40.00 £16.28
% change year-on-year
-43.52% +145.77%
Copywriting
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8395 8789 9202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.47% 37.10% 37.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5918 6095 6144
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 161 186
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +14.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £13.00 £14.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.93 £52.17 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £19.58 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.46% +3.05%

Copywriting
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Copywriting as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Copywriting Jobs Demand Trend in London

Copywriting
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Copywriting Daily Rate Trend in London

Copywriting
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Copywriting across the London region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Copywriting Daily Rate Histogram in London

Copywriting
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Copywriting Hourly Rate Trend in London

Copywriting
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Copywriting within the London region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
City of London +26 8 £375 +100.53% 2
Copywriting
England

Copywriting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 London region with a requirement for Copywriting.

1 21 (55.26%) User Experience
2 17 (44.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (36.84%) Project Management
4 13 (34.21%) Finance
5 12 (31.58%) Wireframes
6 11 (28.95%) Migration
6 11 (28.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (26.32%) Marketing
7 10 (26.32%) SEO
7 10 (26.32%) Banking
8 9 (23.68%) CMS
8 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 7 (18.42%) HTML
9 7 (18.42%) Mobile Banking
10 6 (15.79%) Internet
11 5 (13.16%) Social Media
11 5 (13.16%) Benchmarking
11 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
11 5 (13.16%) Adobe
11 5 (13.16%) Advertising
11 5 (13.16%) Content Management
12 4 (10.53%) Multimedia
12 4 (10.53%) Retail
12 4 (10.53%) Infographics
12 4 (10.53%) Service Design
13 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 3 (7.89%) German Language
14 2 (5.26%) Italian Language
14 2 (5.26%) Spanish Language
14 2 (5.26%) French Language

Copywriting
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 9 (23.68%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (5.26%) InDesign
1 2 (5.26%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Axure RP
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) Banking
2 10 (26.32%) Marketing
3 5 (13.16%) Advertising
4 4 (10.53%) Multimedia
4 4 (10.53%) Retail
5 3 (7.89%) German Language
6 2 (5.26%) French Language
6 2 (5.26%) Italian Language
6 2 (5.26%) Spanish Language
7 1 (2.63%) Legal
7 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Copywriter
2 6 (15.79%) Content Editor
2 6 (15.79%) Designer
3 4 (10.53%) Digital Content Editor
3 4 (10.53%) Digital Editor
4 3 (7.89%) UI Designer
5 2 (5.26%) Communications Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Content Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Digital Copywriter
5 2 (5.26%) Engagement Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Graphic Designer
5 2 (5.26%) Interface Designer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Designer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Graphic Designer
5 2 (5.26%) Subject Matter Expert
5 2 (5.26%) User Experience Manager
5 2 (5.26%) UX Designer
6 1 (2.63%) Online Editor
6 1 (2.63%) Online Trading Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Web Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) HTML
2 2 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (55.26%) User Experience
2 7 (18.42%) Mobile Banking
3 5 (13.16%) Social Media
4 1 (2.63%) Blog
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (36.84%) Project Management
3 12 (31.58%) Wireframes
4 11 (28.95%) Migration
4 11 (28.95%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (26.32%) SEO
6 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 5 (13.16%) Benchmarking
7 5 (13.16%) Content Management
7 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
8 4 (10.53%) Infographics
8 4 (10.53%) Service Design
9 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.26%) Analytics
10 2 (5.26%) B2B
10 2 (5.26%) B2C
10 2 (5.26%) Brand Management
10 2 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (5.26%) Web Design
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Adobe
2 1 (2.63%) Facebook
2 1 (2.63%) Google
2 1 (2.63%) hybris
2 1 (2.63%) Sitecore