The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Copywriting in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Copywriting over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Copywriting
Rank 259 239 226
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -13
Contract jobs citing Copywriting 8 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.084% 0.098% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.34% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £213 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £313 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £219 £388
% change year-on-year
+65.71% -43.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £15.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.28 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -14.34%
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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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2931 2683 2355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.78% 29.14% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1660 1427 1182
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 137 160
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.87% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.30 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.66 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +5.00%

Copywriting
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Copywriting across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Copywriting within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
Hampshire -3 4 - - 1
Berkshire -3 2 £175 -33.33% 2
East Sussex -8 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £250 -
Copywriting
England

Copywriting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 13 (72.22%) Marketing
2 8 (44.44%) Photoshop
3 7 (38.89%) Adobe
3 7 (38.89%) SEO
3 7 (38.89%) Content Management
3 7 (38.89%) Social Media
4 6 (33.33%) Analytics
5 4 (22.22%) Marketing Strategy
5 4 (22.22%) Digital Media
5 4 (22.22%) Facebook
5 4 (22.22%) Twitter
5 4 (22.22%) Blog
5 4 (22.22%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) B2B
6 3 (16.67%) Finance
6 3 (16.67%) Intranet
6 3 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
7 2 (11.11%) User Experience
7 2 (11.11%) InDesign
7 2 (11.11%) Degree
7 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 2 (11.11%) Retail
7 2 (11.11%) Time Management
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) CMS
7 2 (11.11%) HTML
7 2 (11.11%) CSS
8 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
8 1 (5.56%) CRM

Copywriting
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 2 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Joomla!
2 1 (5.56%) Drupal
2 1 (5.56%) WordPress
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Photoshop
2 3 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (11.11%) InDesign
4 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Intranet
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
General
1 13 (72.22%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Coordinator
2 3 (16.67%) Copywriter
3 2 (11.11%) Content Editor
3 2 (11.11%) Content Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Product Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Intranet Editor
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing Executive
4 1 (5.56%) Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Communications Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Web Editor
4 1 (5.56%) Web Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Web Producer
4 1 (5.56%) Web Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Social Media
2 4 (22.22%) Digital Media
2 4 (22.22%) Blog
3 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (11.11%) User Experience
5 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) SEO
1 7 (38.89%) Content Management
2 6 (33.33%) Analytics
3 4 (22.22%) Marketing Strategy
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) B2B
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (5.56%) Web Design
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) Pay per click
6 1 (5.56%) Telemarketing
6 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Creative Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) Search Engine Marketing
6 1 (5.56%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Adobe
2 4 (22.22%) Facebook
2 4 (22.22%) Twitter
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Endeca
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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