Global Freelance Market Overview for 2022

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Total project count (approx.)
118 494
Total budget in USD (approx.)
$16.8 million
Average budget in USD (approx.)
$192/project $14/hour

Rating of top freelance site

Upwork.com
Upwork.com
8.8k / $1.7m
Peopleperhour.com
Peopleperhour.com
146 / $21.5k
Guru.com
Guru.com
202 / $108.2k

Rating of categories

Web, Mobile & Software Dev
58.2k
$9m
IT & Networking
214
$26.2k
Data Science & Analytics
613
$48.8k
Engineering & Architecture
12.1k
$1.6m
Design & Creative
57.7k
$8.7m
Writing
27.5k
$3.1m
Translation
8.3k
$823.4k
Legal
8.7k
$857.7k
Admin Support
18.9k
$2.2m
Customer Service
689
$45.2k
Sales & Marketing
14.1k
$2m
Accounting & Consulting
8.5k
$904.9k