Global Freelance Market Overview for 2022

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Total project count (approx.)
12 849
Total budget in USD (approx.)
$3.5 million
Average budget in USD (approx.)
$473/project $18/hour

Rating of top freelance site

Freelancer.com
Freelancer.com
3.3k / $495.2k
Upwork.com
Upwork.com
9.2k / $2.9m
Peopleperhour.com
Peopleperhour.com
167 / $33.1k
Guru.com
Guru.com
123 / $57.7k

Rating of categories

Web, Mobile & Software Dev
3.8k
$1m
IT & Networking
182
$27.5k
Data Science & Analytics
426
$241.7k
Engineering & Architecture
690
$123.1k
Design & Creative
4.1k
$1.4m
Writing
1.5k
$229.7k
Translation
454
$47.4k
Legal
721
$72.6k
Admin Support
1.4k
$313.6k
Customer Service
152
$9.1k
Sales & Marketing
1.6k
$315.3k
Accounting & Consulting
636
$73.4k