Trends

 

Countries Hiring on Elance

 
Overall
all
IT & Programming
it-programming
10183
Design & Multimedia
design-multimedia
10184
Writing & Translation
writing-translation
10180
Sales & Marketing
sales-marketing
10178
Admin Support
admin-support
10179
Engineering & Manufacturing
engineering-manufactuting
14000
Finance & Management
finance-management
10186
Legal
legal
10187
Lifetime Data
Total Jobs:
Avg. Job Budget:
Avg. Hourly Rate:
 

Jobs Posted

 
4,935,829
Jobs Posted (Lifetime)
5M
4.7M
4.4M
4.1M
3.8M
3.5M
3.2M
2.9M
Feb
|
2013
Apr
Jun
Aug
Oct
Dec
Feb
Apr
Jun
Aug
|
2014
 

Job Value

 
$5,003,901,655
Lifetime Value of Jobs Posted (in USD)
$5.1B
$4.8B
$4.5B
$4.2B
$3.9B
$3.6B
$3.3B
$3B
Feb
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2013
Apr
Jun
Aug
Oct
Dec
Feb
Apr
Jun
Aug
|
2014
 
Elance Pulse 1.2 jobs are posted every minute
1.2 jobs are posted every minute
Clients all over the world, in 156 countries, are waiting to connect with freelancers now
87% of Elance clients indicated that online freelancers are a vital part of their business
Clients search Elance for online hires on 582 times each hour of the day
15 jobs are awarded every 20 seconds
83% of businesses plan to hire at least half of their workers online in the next 12 months
 
 
View By: Jobs Posted | Job Value
Top Countries Jobs Posted* IT Creative Marketing Operations
1. United States 2,686,398 1,050,808 1,098,759 197,728 238,877
2. United Kingdom 353,776 151,543 142,675 26,235 23,457
3. Australia 315,608 117,968 139,820 21,906 26,153
4. Canada 265,272 104,695 112,827 19,483 20,124
5. India 112,378 57,530 33,113 9,692 8,950
6. Singapore 45,791 19,475 19,015 3,009 2,752
7. Israel 41,378 16,989 18,363 3,155 1,764
8. Germany 38,631 17,644 15,838 2,052 2,202
9. Netherlands 31,270 14,105 13,274 1,556 1,728
10. Ireland 30,962 13,984 12,171 1,850 2,102
11. Pakistan 28,919 11,019 11,186 2,315 3,635
12. New Zealand 26,225 10,902 10,904 1,607 1,956
13. Spain 24,891 10,130 11,045 1,936 1,191
14. France 24,122 9,553 10,790 1,503 1,530
15. United Arab Emirates 22,761 9,260 9,190 1,695 1,357
16. South Africa 22,155 10,114 8,835 1,250 1,317
17. Switzerland 21,743 8,823 9,747 1,126 1,427
18. Hong Kong SAR, PRC 20,457 8,030 8,845 1,436 1,488
19. Italy 18,134 8,881 6,996 1,213 492
20. Denmark 17,814 8,522 6,941 1,005 1,004
21. Malaysia 16,260 6,900 6,921 1,017 891
22. China 15,893 5,698 6,939 1,383 930
23. Sweden 15,515 7,515 5,858 855 886
24. Belgium 13,066 5,324 5,753 765 777
25. Thailand 12,756 4,682 6,114 967 647
*Including Engineering & Manufacturing, Finance & Management, and Legal