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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Copywriting
Rank 415 398 375
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -23
Contract jobs citing Copywriting 13 19 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.059% 0.084% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.23% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 27
Median daily rate £250 £381 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.42% +65.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £197 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £225 £450
% change year-on-year
- -50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
8046 8215 8602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.49% 36.31% 37.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5743 5646 6035
Median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 140 157
Median hourly rate £21.17 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.61% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.02 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +37 3 £568 +170.23% 3
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Copywriting
England

Copywriting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 12 (44.44%) Marketing
2 7 (25.93%) Google Analytics
2 7 (25.93%) Google
2 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) CMS
2 7 (25.93%) Analytics
2 7 (25.93%) User Experience
3 6 (22.22%) Adobe
4 5 (18.52%) Degree
4 5 (18.52%) Migration
4 5 (18.52%) Wireframes
5 4 (14.81%) Campaign Management
5 4 (14.81%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (14.81%) Sitecore
5 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
5 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
6 3 (11.11%) HTML
6 3 (11.11%) Photoshop
6 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) Web Design
6 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.11%) SEO
6 3 (11.11%) WebTrends
6 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (11.11%) Product Marketing
6 3 (11.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (11.11%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (11.11%) Axure RP
6 3 (11.11%) Advertising

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 7 (25.93%) CMS
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.81%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (11.11%) Confluence
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) OmniGraffle
1 3 (11.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) WebTrends
2 2 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Google Analytics
2 3 (11.11%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
1 1 (3.70%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Axure RP
1 3 (11.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 12 (44.44%) Marketing
2 7 (25.93%) Finance
3 3 (11.11%) Advertising
3 3 (11.11%) Danish Language
3 3 (11.11%) German Language
4 2 (7.41%) Electronics
4 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.70%) Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Copywriter
2 5 (18.52%) Content Editor
3 4 (14.81%) Designer
3 4 (14.81%) UX Designer
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) User Experience Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Communications Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Communications Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Engagement Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Search Manager
5 2 (7.41%) User Experience Researcher
6 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Marketing Communications Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Marketing Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Mobile Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Mobile UX Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Online Editor
6 1 (3.70%) PPC Manager
6 1 (3.70%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) User Experience
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.41%) Social Media
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Analytics
2 5 (18.52%) Migration
2 5 (18.52%) Wireframes
3 4 (14.81%) Campaign Management
3 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (11.11%) Information Architecture
4 3 (11.11%) Pay per click
4 3 (11.11%) Product Marketing
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (11.11%) SEO
4 3 (11.11%) Web Analytics
4 3 (11.11%) Web Design
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) Email Marketing
5 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.41%) Qualitative Research
5 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Google
2 6 (22.22%) Adobe
3 4 (14.81%) Sitecore
4 3 (11.11%) Atlassian
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) Omniture
4 3 (11.11%) Optimizely
4 3 (11.11%) Yahoo!
5 2 (7.41%) SAP
6 1 (3.70%) Facebook
6 1 (3.70%) hybris