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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Copywriting over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Copywriting
Rank 419 415 390
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -25
Contract jobs citing Copywriting 12 16 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.052% 0.072% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.20% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 18
Average daily rate £200 £313 £228
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +37.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £203 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 £239 £289
% change year-on-year
-1.67% -17.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year
- +21.73%
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
8321 8110 8837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.20% 36.28% 37.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5936 5499 6182
Average daily rate £475 £470 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £286 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 121 157
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £21.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%

Copywriting
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Copywriting across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Copywriting within the London region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +37 1 £568 +81.60% 3
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Copywriting
England

Copywriting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 11 (47.83%) Marketing
2 7 (30.43%) Google Analytics
2 7 (30.43%) Google
2 7 (30.43%) Analytics
3 6 (26.09%) User Experience
3 6 (26.09%) Degree
3 6 (26.09%) Finance
4 5 (21.74%) CMS
5 4 (17.39%) HTML
5 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
5 4 (17.39%) JIRA
5 4 (17.39%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (17.39%) Sitecore
5 4 (17.39%) Campaign Management
6 3 (13.04%) Qualitative Research
6 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
6 3 (13.04%) Android
6 3 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (13.04%) Confluence
6 3 (13.04%) Information Architecture
6 3 (13.04%) AdWords
6 3 (13.04%) Optimizely
6 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (13.04%) Product Marketing
6 3 (13.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (13.04%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (13.04%) Axure RP
6 3 (13.04%) Pay per click
6 3 (13.04%) Migration

Copywriting
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 5 (21.74%) CMS
2 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 4 (17.39%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (13.04%) Confluence
4 1 (4.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) OmniGraffle
1 3 (13.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) WebTrends
2 2 (8.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Google Analytics
2 3 (13.04%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
2 3 (13.04%) Axure RP
2 3 (13.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 11 (47.83%) Marketing
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Danish Language
4 2 (8.70%) Electronics
4 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Content Editor
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Copywriter
2 3 (13.04%) Designer
2 3 (13.04%) User Experience Architect
2 3 (13.04%) UX Designer
3 2 (8.70%) Communications Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Communications Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Engagement Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Search Manager
3 2 (8.70%) User Experience Researcher
4 1 (4.35%) Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) PPC Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Social Media Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Training Manager
4 1 (4.35%) User Researcher
4 1 (4.35%) Web Content Editor
4 1 (4.35%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.70%) Social Media
4 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Analytics
2 4 (17.39%) Campaign Management
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (13.04%) Information Architecture
3 3 (13.04%) Migration
3 3 (13.04%) Pay per click
3 3 (13.04%) Product Marketing
3 3 (13.04%) Qualitative Research
3 3 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (13.04%) Web Analytics
3 3 (13.04%) Web Design
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) Email Marketing
4 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) SEO
5 1 (4.35%) B2B
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) CRM
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Google
2 4 (17.39%) Sitecore
3 3 (13.04%) Adobe
3 3 (13.04%) Atlassian
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Omniture
3 3 (13.04%) Optimizely
3 3 (13.04%) Yahoo!
4 2 (8.70%) SAP
5 1 (4.35%) Facebook
5 1 (4.35%) HP
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Premier Media
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