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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Copywriting over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Copywriting
Rank 229 265 260
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -5
Contract jobs citing Copywriting 18 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.073% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 0.23% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 2
Median daily rate £300 £173 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% -48.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £137 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £226 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £165 £243
% change year-on-year
+84.84% -31.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £175.00 -
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2239 3089 3133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.32% 32.41% 31.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1224 1770 1739
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £377 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 183 179
Median hourly rate £19.63 £21.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% +35.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.79%

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 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
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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 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
Hampshire +32 8 £515 +109.34%
Berkshire +4 4 £165 -4.34% 1
Surrey - 4 £300 -
Oxfordshire -3 2 - - 1
Copywriting
England

Copywriting
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Copywriting.

1 14 (43.75%) User Experience
2 10 (31.25%) HTML
2 10 (31.25%) CSS
2 10 (31.25%) Project Management
3 9 (28.13%) Marketing
4 8 (25.00%) Local Government
4 8 (25.00%) QA
4 8 (25.00%) Axure RP
4 8 (25.00%) Fireworks
4 8 (25.00%) Photoshop
4 8 (25.00%) SEO
4 8 (25.00%) Coaching
4 8 (25.00%) Service Design
4 8 (25.00%) Wireframes
4 8 (25.00%) Prototyping
5 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (18.75%) CMS
7 5 (15.63%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (15.63%) Time Management
8 4 (12.50%) Content Management
8 4 (12.50%) Pay per click
8 4 (12.50%) B2B
9 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
9 3 (9.38%) MS Office
9 3 (9.38%) CRM
9 3 (9.38%) Analytics
10 2 (6.25%) Content Development
10 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
10 2 (6.25%) Web Development
10 2 (6.25%) Market Research

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 6 (18.75%) CMS
2 2 (6.25%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Fireworks
1 8 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
3 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
1 2 (6.25%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (28.13%) Marketing
2 8 (25.00%) Local Government
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Publishing
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Content Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Web Content Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Web Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Administrator
3 3 (9.38%) Marketing Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Copywriter
4 2 (6.25%) Developer
4 2 (6.25%) HR Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) Marketing Assistant
4 2 (6.25%) PPC Executive
4 2 (6.25%) PPC Manager
4 2 (6.25%) PPC Specialist
5 1 (3.13%) Digital Content Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Direct Marketing Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Online Trading Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Product Owner
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Content Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Web Content Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) CSS
1 10 (31.25%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) User Experience
2 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Social Media
4 1 (3.13%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Project Management
2 8 (25.00%) Coaching
2 8 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 8 (25.00%) SEO
2 8 (25.00%) Service Design
2 8 (25.00%) Wireframes
3 5 (15.63%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (15.63%) Time Management
4 4 (12.50%) B2B
4 4 (12.50%) Content Management
4 4 (12.50%) Pay per click
5 3 (9.38%) Analytics
5 3 (9.38%) CRM
5 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.25%) Benchmarking
6 2 (6.25%) Content Development
6 2 (6.25%) Market Research
6 2 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (6.25%) SAP
1 2 (6.25%) Sophos
2 1 (3.13%) Capita
2 1 (3.13%) Facebook
2 1 (3.13%) Google
2 1 (3.13%) Hootsuite
2 1 (3.13%) OpenText
2 1 (3.13%) Twitter
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