Trends

 

Elance Talent in United States

 
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
Registered Freelancers:
Lifetime Earnings (in USD):
Avg. Hourly Rate:
 

Freelancers Growth in United States

 
1,123,935
Registered Freelancers
1.2M
1.1M
1M
900K
800K
700K
600K
500K
Nov
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2013
Dec
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
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2014
 

Freelancer Earnings in United States

 
$310,023,579
Lifetime Earnings (in USD)
$78M
$69M
$60M
$51M
$42M
$33M
$24M
$15M
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
 
Elance Pulse Every five minutes, there are 3 new skill certifications completed by freelancers
Every five minutes, there are 3 new skill certifications completed by freelancers
At least 7.9 job bids are proposed for every 1 job on Elance
1.25 million job proposals were submitted the past three months
Over 3,700 work samples are added to Freelancer Portfolios every day
89% of Elance freelancers state that freelancing is an important part of their career strategy
 
 
View By: Freelancers | Earnings
Top States Registered Freelancers* IT Creative Marketing Operations
1. California 7,393 1,689 4,469 872 1,510
2. New York 6,544 1,220 3,888 705 1,543
3. Florida 4,687 957 2,583 582 1,245
4. Pennsylvania 4,259 700 2,471 452 1,160
5. New Jersey 4,139 958 2,195 449 983
6. Texas 4,086 884 2,202 435 1,174
7. Ohio 3,195 538 1,841 282 879
8. Minnesota 3,104 617 1,823 355 752
9. Missouri 3,048 514 1,797 300 813
10. Georgia 2,763 520 1,442 316 856
11. Massachusetts 2,473 520 1,484 290 473
12. Colorado 2,439 471 1,445 232 551
13. Maryland 2,379 427 1,381 213 710
14. Michigan 2,360 413 1,371 215 612
15. Virginia 2,273 452 1,250 205 685
16. North Carolina 2,138 344 1,202 204 700
17. Illinois 2,009 368 1,188 224 559
18. Tennessee 1,818 296 1,029 153 562
19. Washington 1,319 271 801 131 287
20. Utah 1,180 264 705 93 239
21. Connecticut 1,114 227 666 134 277
22. South Carolina 1,041 165 596 102 333
23. Wisconsin 1,020 164 607 86 282
24. Indiana 1,003 149 592 90 273
25. Arizona 952 191 623 110 223
*Including Engineering & Manufacturing, Finance & Management, and Legal