The table below looks at the statistics for Copywriting skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Copywriting over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Copywriting
UK / Scotland
Rank 108 123 123
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Contract jobs citing Copywriting 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.27% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.33% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Median daily rate £148 £175 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.41% -61.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £235 £200 £363
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -44.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 - £14.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1481 2101 2186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 84.15% 82.39% 80.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 888 1124 1239
Median daily rate £388 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 23 37
Median hourly rate £45.00 £31.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £15.25 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £49.41 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Copywriting
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Copywriting as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Copywriting Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Copywriting
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Copywriting Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Copywriting
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Copywriting Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Copywriting
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Copywriting within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +18 1 £175 -
Glasgow -4 1 £121 -30.83%
Copywriting
UK

Copywriting
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Copywriting.

1 2 (100.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media Management
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) TeamSite
2 1 (50.00%) SEO

Copywriting
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Google Analytics
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media Management
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google