Global Freelance Market Overview for 2021

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Total project count (approx.)
12 549
Total budget in USD (approx.)
$2 million
Average budget in USD (approx.)
$293/project $17/hour

Rating of top freelance site

Freelancer.com
Freelancer.com
4.5k / $701.5k
Upwork.com
Upwork.com
7.6k / $1.3m
Peopleperhour.com
Peopleperhour.com
167 / $39.7k
Guru.com
Guru.com
112 / $44k

Rating of categories

Web, Mobile & Software Dev
4.5k
$998.6k
IT & Networking
237
$13.8k
Data Science & Analytics
257
$21.7k
Engineering & Architecture
834
$134.2k
Design & Creative
3.7k
$571k
Writing
1.8k
$221.2k
Translation
535
$98.1k
Legal
700
$69.8k
Admin Support
1.3k
$198.1k
Customer Service
144
$10.4k
Sales & Marketing
1.5k
$240k
Accounting & Consulting
721
$85.3k