The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Copywriting in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Copywriting over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Copywriting
Rank 127 - 115
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Copywriting 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% - 0.037%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£176 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £210 £356 £200
% change year-on-year
-41.05% +78.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.28 - £14.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
743 626 649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 26.94% 25.35% 24.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 327 263
Average daily rate £350 £375 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £200 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 23 50
Average hourly rate £14.39 £13.22 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.81% -37.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £9.25 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.13 £22.50 £40.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.53 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -36.36%

Copywriting
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Copywriting across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous 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
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (100.00%) Publishing
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
1 3 (100.00%) Taxonomies
2 2 (66.67%) Wiki
2 2 (66.67%) Blog
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) QA

Copywriting
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Content Editor
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Statistics
1 3 (100.00%) Taxonomies
2 2 (66.67%) Wiki
2 2 (66.67%) Blog
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ITF Solutions
Rate: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £170 - £182 per day
Posted: 6 days ago