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 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
Copywriting
Rank 401 372 370
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -2
Contract jobs citing Copywriting 18 47 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.073% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.50% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 38 24
Average daily rate
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£256 £200 £211
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% -5.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £147 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £300 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £213 £310 £225
% change year-on-year
-31.45% +37.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £137.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 -
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
8698 9396 9013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.40% 37.64% 37.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6075 6631 6227
Average daily rate £450 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 165 216
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -9.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £47.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%

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 30 October 2014.

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 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 +18 4 - - 1
Enfield - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Copywriting
England

Copywriting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 19 (37.25%) Finance
2 18 (35.29%) Marketing
2 18 (35.29%) CMS
2 18 (35.29%) Retail
3 17 (33.33%) Banking
4 14 (27.45%) User Experience
4 14 (27.45%) Content Management
4 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (25.49%) HTML
6 12 (23.53%) E-Commerce
7 9 (17.65%) Retail Banking
8 8 (15.69%) Adobe
8 8 (15.69%) SEO
9 7 (13.73%) Internet
9 7 (13.73%) CSS
10 6 (11.76%) Workflow
11 5 (9.80%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (9.80%) Analytics
11 5 (9.80%) Adobe CQ
12 4 (7.84%) Waterfall
12 4 (7.84%) Social Media
12 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
12 4 (7.84%) Online Banking
12 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (7.84%) Google Analytics
12 4 (7.84%) Email Marketing
12 4 (7.84%) Google
12 4 (7.84%) Publishing
12 4 (7.84%) Scrum

Copywriting
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 18 (35.29%) CMS
2 5 (9.80%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) TeamSite
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.96%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) InDesign
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) Internet
2 3 (5.88%) VPN
2 3 (5.88%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.92%) Extranet
4 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (5.88%) MS Access
3 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) JIRA
1 3 (5.88%) Axure RP
General
1 19 (37.25%) Finance
2 18 (35.29%) Marketing
2 18 (35.29%) Retail
3 17 (33.33%) Banking
4 9 (17.65%) Retail Banking
5 4 (7.84%) Publishing
6 3 (5.88%) Legal
6 3 (5.88%) Advertising
7 2 (3.92%) Automotive
7 2 (3.92%) Financial Institution
7 2 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.96%) French Language
8 1 (1.96%) German Language
8 1 (1.96%) Italian Language
8 1 (1.96%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Copywriter
2 6 (11.76%) Business Analyst
2 6 (11.76%) Analyst
3 4 (7.84%) Content Editor
3 4 (7.84%) Technical Writer
3 4 (7.84%) Author
3 4 (7.84%) Technical Author
4 3 (5.88%) Designer
4 3 (5.88%) Content Manager
5 2 (3.92%) Administrator
5 2 (3.92%) Web Designer
6 1 (1.96%) Developer
6 1 (1.96%) Programme Manager
6 1 (1.96%) PHP Developer
6 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Service Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Consultant
6 1 (1.96%) Senior Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.49%) HTML
2 7 (13.73%) CSS
3 3 (5.88%) Flash
3 3 (5.88%) XML
3 3 (5.88%) .NET
4 1 (1.96%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) User Experience
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Social Media
3 4 (7.84%) Online Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (3.92%) BBC
5 2 (3.92%) Tandem
6 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.96%) Blog
6 1 (1.96%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Content Management
1 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (23.53%) E-Commerce
3 8 (15.69%) SEO
4 6 (11.76%) Workflow
5 5 (9.80%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (9.80%) Analytics
6 4 (7.84%) Waterfall
6 4 (7.84%) Email Marketing
6 4 (7.84%) Scrum
7 3 (5.88%) Benchmarking
7 3 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (3.92%) Information Architecture
8 2 (3.92%) Market Research
8 2 (3.92%) Pay per click
8 2 (3.92%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.92%) Change Management
8 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.96%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.92%) ActionScript
3 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) BC Cleared
1 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Adobe
2 4 (7.84%) Google
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) ExactTarget
4 1 (1.96%) HP
4 1 (1.96%) Omniture
4 1 (1.96%) Facebook
4 1 (1.96%) Twitter
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £100.00 - £101 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £575 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago