The table below looks at the statistics for Copywriting skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Copywriting over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Copywriting
England / South East
Rank 239 261 253
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Contract jobs citing Copywriting 4 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.052% 0.012% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.014% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Median daily rate £165 £100 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -73.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £100 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £100 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £200 £375
% change year-on-year
- -46.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 - £14.00
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6241 7043 7728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.98% 81.22% 79.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3704 4359 4223
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 271 258
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £60.62 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Copywriting
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Copywriting Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Copywriting
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Copywriting Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Copywriting
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Copywriting across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Copywriting Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Copywriting
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Copywriting Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Copywriting
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Copywriting within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Berkshire +15 3 £163 +62.50% 1
Surrey - 1 £325 - 2
Copywriting
England

Copywriting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for Copywriting.

1 9 (42.86%) HTML
1 9 (42.86%) CSS
1 9 (42.86%) User Experience
2 8 (38.10%) Wireframes
2 8 (38.10%) Prototyping
2 8 (38.10%) Axure RP
2 8 (38.10%) Coaching
2 8 (38.10%) QA
2 8 (38.10%) Photoshop
2 8 (38.10%) Fireworks
2 8 (38.10%) Local Government
2 8 (38.10%) Service Design
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) Marketing
4 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (14.29%) Pay per click
5 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (14.29%) MS Office
6 2 (9.52%) SAP
6 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
6 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) B2B
6 2 (9.52%) CMS
6 2 (9.52%) Time Management
6 2 (9.52%) Market Research
6 2 (9.52%) Sophos
6 2 (9.52%) Social Media
6 2 (9.52%) Content Development

Copywriting
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (9.52%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Fireworks
1 8 (38.10%) Photoshop
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
3 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
4 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Sprinklr
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 8 (38.10%) Local Government
2 4 (19.05%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (9.52%) Copywriter
1 2 (9.52%) PPC Executive
1 2 (9.52%) PPC Manager
1 2 (9.52%) PPC Specialist
2 1 (4.76%) Administrator
2 1 (4.76%) Communications Officer
2 1 (4.76%) Content Manager
2 1 (4.76%) Developer
2 1 (4.76%) Development Manager
2 1 (4.76%) Development Project Manager
2 1 (4.76%) Digital Content Manager
2 1 (4.76%) Digital Delivery Manager
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing Assistant
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
2 1 (4.76%) QA Leader
2 1 (4.76%) UX Developer
2 1 (4.76%) Web Development Manager
2 1 (4.76%) Web Project Manager
2 1 (4.76%) Website Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) CSS
1 9 (42.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) User Experience
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Social Media
4 1 (4.76%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Coaching
1 8 (38.10%) Prototyping
1 8 (38.10%) Service Design
1 8 (38.10%) Wireframes
2 5 (23.81%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (14.29%) Pay per click
4 2 (9.52%) B2B
4 2 (9.52%) Content Development
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.52%) Market Research
4 2 (9.52%) Time Management
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) B2C
5 1 (4.76%) Content Management
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Content Management
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) SEO
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (9.52%) SAP
1 2 (9.52%) Sophos
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe
2 1 (4.76%) Facebook
2 1 (4.76%) Hootsuite
2 1 (4.76%) Twitter