The table below looks at the statistics for Copywriting skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Copywriting over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Copywriting
England / South West
Rank 135 142 147
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Contract jobs citing Copywriting 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.037% 0.10% 0.063%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.12% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £500 £275 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% +6.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £200 £363
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2237 2460 2470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.79% 82.16% 78.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1486 1679 1619
Median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £283 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 123 90
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Copywriting
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Copywriting
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Copywriting Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Copywriting
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Wiltshire - 1 £500 -
Copywriting
England

Copywriting
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 West region with a requirement for Copywriting.

1 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Direct Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (33.33%) Smart Meter
3 2 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 2 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (16.67%) Content Writing
4 1 (16.67%) Email Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Social Media
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Content Development
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) CMS
4 1 (16.67%) Publishing
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Taxonomies

Copywriting
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing Assistant
2 1 (16.67%) Communications Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Content Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Content Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Content Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Content Writer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Smart Meter
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
2 1 (16.67%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Direct Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 2 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Content Development
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Content Writing
4 1 (16.67%) Email Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA