Global Freelance Market Overview for 2022

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Total project count (approx.)
13 720
Total budget in USD (approx.)
$3.1 million
Average budget in USD (approx.)
$417/project $19/hour

Rating of top freelance site

Freelancer.com
Freelancer.com
3.3k / $450.2k
Upwork.com
Upwork.com
10.1k / $2.6m
Peopleperhour.com
Peopleperhour.com
125 / $25k
Guru.com
Guru.com
112 / $28.9k

Rating of categories

Web, Mobile & Software Dev
4.1k
$885k
IT & Networking
246
$33.5k
Data Science & Analytics
297
$48k
Engineering & Architecture
722
$132.5k
Design & Creative
3.4k
$534.9k
Writing
1.7k
$442.9k
Translation
657
$332.7k
Legal
706
$59.6k
Admin Support
1.9k
$724.2k
Customer Service
189
$19.4k
Sales & Marketing
1.7k
$245.1k
Accounting & Consulting
680
$83.4k