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

 
4,361,263
Jobs Posted (Lifetime)
4.4M
4.1M
3.8M
3.5M
3.2M
2.9M
2.6M
2.3M
Sep
|
2012
Nov
Jan
Mar
May
Jul
Sep
Nov
Jan
Mar
|
2014
 

Job Value

 
$4,542,303,235
Lifetime Value of Jobs Posted (in USD)
$4.6B
$4.3B
$4B
$3.7B
$3.4B
$3.1B
$2.8B
$2.5B
Sep
|
2012
Nov
Jan
Mar
May
Jul
Sep
Nov
Jan
Mar
|
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 2,367,615 957,959 951,441 173,191 197,076
2. United Kingdom 312,129 135,599 124,740 23,132 20,300
3. Australia 277,164 105,278 121,793 18,998 22,884
4. Canada 235,541 94,506 99,400 17,199 17,409
5. India 93,818 47,993 27,587 8,071 7,533
6. Singapore 39,218 16,675 16,352 2,630 2,273
7. Israel 35,628 14,798 15,703 2,729 1,444
8. Germany 33,139 15,374 13,394 1,773 1,863
9. Ireland 27,414 12,580 10,562 1,641 1,871
10. Netherlands 27,148 12,415 11,335 1,317 1,555
11. Pakistan 24,486 9,417 9,238 2,001 3,164
12. New Zealand 23,110 9,724 9,539 1,415 1,721
13. Spain 21,904 8,921 9,753 1,698 1,039
14. France 20,633 8,158 9,223 1,269 1,328
15. South Africa 19,471 8,992 7,661 1,114 1,180
16. United Arab Emirates 19,155 7,938 7,564 1,453 1,157
17. Switzerland 18,553 7,755 8,128 975 1,187
18. Hong Kong SAR, PRC 17,967 7,127 7,724 1,289 1,261
19. Italy 15,744 7,802 6,022 1,035 395
20. Denmark 15,379 7,413 5,938 824 910
21. Malaysia 14,008 5,934 6,049 846 722
22. Sweden 13,637 6,623 5,100 767 802
23. China 13,361 4,882 5,675 1,168 839
24. Belgium 11,415 4,689 5,035 650 689
25. Thailand 10,895 4,080 5,145 830 561
*Including Engineering & Manufacturing, Finance & Management, and Legal