Global Freelance Market Overview for 2021

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Total project count (approx.)
9 473
Total budget in USD (approx.)
$1.6 million
Average budget in USD (approx.)
$282/project $16/hour

Rating of top freelance site

Freelancer.com
Freelancer.com
3.8k / $581.2k
Upwork.com
Upwork.com
5.3k / $971k
Peopleperhour.com
Peopleperhour.com
122 / $47.7k
Guru.com
Guru.com
126 / $42.4k

Rating of categories

Web, Mobile & Software Dev
3.4k
$638.9k
IT & Networking
141
$11.2k
Data Science & Analytics
191
$33.8k
Engineering & Architecture
585
$88.3k
Design & Creative
3k
$489.6k
Writing
1.5k
$223.8k
Translation
410
$87k
Legal
429
$74.3k
Admin Support
1.2k
$175.5k
Customer Service
106
$8.1k
Sales & Marketing
1.2k
$216.4k
Accounting & Consulting
572
$91.1k