Trends

Global Online Employment Report

The Global Online Employment Report is released quarterly and focuses on the in-demand skills that clients are looking for, the latest trends in online work and a global breakdown of earnings by IT, Creative, Marketing and Operations skills.

Annual Impact Report

Conducted with a third party research firm, the Annual Impact Report examines the global socio-economic impact of online work, and provides key insights into why Elance’s network of online professionals and hiring by businesses surged over the past year.

Women in Technology

The Women in Technology Survey shares freelancers' views on the current status and outlook for female career growth in technology fields, and reveals that online work elevates socioeconomic status in technology and provides more opportunities than on-site employment.

State of the Freelance Market

The annual Global Freelance Survey takes a detailed look at professionals and online work and discloses what Elance freelancers enjoy most about working online, their biggest motivators and why their careers will be tied to online work in the future.

Global Business Survey

The annual Global Business Survey provides a detailed look at online work and hiring trends, and reveals the most important things Elance clients look for in workers and why they see online hiring as an integral part of their companies’ success.